The Amazon Fire TV Stick, Amazon’s stab at a Roku/Chromecast/Apple TV competitor that was announced earlier this fall, is now shipping, Amazon announced Wednesday morning.
AmTRAN is adding at retail in late January 2015 an 85-inch JVC-branded UHD TV to the 65-inch model it started selling in September at $1,999.
Roku is seeking to go public, according to a Wall Street Journal report over the weekend.
Roku announced Tuesday that it recently sold its 10 millionth streaming player, since the launch of the company in May 2008. It’s been astonishing growth, as Roku launched six years as a box that streaming only Netflix, at a time before House of Cards or Orange is the New Black when “binge-watching” was not yet an established concept.
Roku's first standalone TVs, produced in conjunction with manufacturers Hisense and TCL, have reached the market, after their introduction at International CES in January.
In the second part of our vendor round table (Part 1 appears in the July print edition of Dealerscope), major TV suppliers discuss how dealers can best couch 4K, and give their views on the OLED category’s present and future potential.
It’s now competing with Apple, Amazon and various other tech giants- but Roku is still #1 in the streaming set-top market place.Among households with at least one streaming media player,Rokuis the top choice of 44 percent
TV manufacturer TCL this week announced the launch of the new 3600 Series line, which includes the first edition of TCL's Roku TV, which was unveiled at CES in January.
For years, there was one major app missing from Roku's streaming products: YouTube. Roku finally added YouTube to its highest-end device, the Roku 3, earlier this year, and now it's come to the rest. Roku announced on its official blog Wednesday that Roku is now available on all of its "current-generation" devices. That includes the Roku LT, Roku 1, Roku 2, Roku 2 HD, Roku 2 XD, Roku 2XS, Roku 3 and both the old and new Roku Streaming Sticks: