When it comes to Live Video Streaming, Roku is famous for its stupefying product lineup and high-end streaming devices. Roku brings to you an exclusive range of streaming devices including portable streaming sticks and compact streaming media players. The streaming media players brought to you by Roku are famous for their stunning look and out-of-the-box features. The company gives a special emphasis on the aesthetics and that’s why the streaming boxes have such a fine look. Besides, these boxes are so compact, you can almost compare them with the tiny USB drives. Roku has launched more than 5 streaming boxes so far, the latest one being Roku Ultra which boasts a magnificent 4K UHD streaming. Roku Ultra is powered by Roku OS 7.5 which offers many outstanding features such as Private Listening and Live TV Pause. In this blog, we’re going to give you a brief introduction to the four powerful streaming media players by Roku that are currently in trends.
Roku Premiere is a superb streaming media player exclusively brought to you by Roku which enables you to streaming 4K UHD videos at probably the cheapest price. This high-end streaming box cost you just $80 and gives you a whole fleet of awe-inspiring features and rich media content. Roku Premiere boasts a powerful quad-core processor. Besides, it supports dual-band 802.11ac WiFi connectivity. Owing to the quad-core processor, Roku Premiere gives you a seamless navigation across the channels and apps. You can also enjoy the stunning UI which makes it extremely easy to find the content that you’re looking for.
Roku Premiere Plus
This top-line streaming device takes the functionality of Roku Premiere on to the next level. With Roku Premiere Plus, you experience Ultra Smooth streaming and it gives you seamless navigation capabilities. Just like Roku Premiere, this device too boasts a powerful quad-core processor and a full-fledged 802.11ac support. What makes it different and more superior than Roku Premiere is the cool and vibrant HDR display. It offers a high-scale gamut of Ultra Sharp colors which makes the videos look even more realistic and in turn provide an extraordinary TV viewing experience. This device costs you around $100 as of now.
If you happen to be on a tight budget, Roku Express is definitely the perfect catch. At a dream-like price of just $30, there can’t be a better device than this. In effect to its price, Roku Express is the smallest in size and is very much comparable to the Roku Streaming Stick. Of course, it doesn’t support 4K UHD but you can still stream HD videos at 1080p. The package includes a miniature streaming box, an HDMI cable and a Roku TV remote as well. All these things at a tempting price of $30.
Roku Express Plus
As the name suggests, Roku Express Plus is an extended version of Roku Express. Roku Express Plus showcases stunning display, an intuitive user-interface and lets you stream 1080p HD videos on the go. Unlike, Roku Express, it works fine with both HDMI and composite cables. So in case you have an older TV set, it won’t be an issue. As for its features and offerings, the Roku Express Plus comes at a price of $40.
Roku Streaming Stick
The all new Roku Streaming Stick is the only pocket-size streaming device available in the market that comes with a built-in quad core processor and that’s the beauty of it. It is a compact and portable USB stick that you can plug into the USB port of your TV. You can carry this streaming stick anywhere you want and with the latest Hotel and Dorm Connect feature, you can also stream while being anywhere such as a hotel room while consuming your own internet data. For that, you just need to bring along your Roku TV remote, power cord and your smartphone, tablet or laptop etc. for signing in to your Roku account and then it’s all set! You can purchase the latest Roku Streaming Stick at a price of $50.
Roku Ultra is the top-end Roku model specifically designed for the elite class users. It is an ideal streaming box which offers literally everything you would expect from a top-line streaming media player. Roku Ultra gives you a stunning picture quality and 4K UHD streaming. Owing to the full-fledged HDR support, it makes the pictures look as realistic as it gets. Needless to say, it is fully loaded with extravagant features. Besides the quad core processor and 802.11ac support, it also brings an astonishing gaming experience with superb graphics. Being the most advanced of all the Roku streaming devices, Roku Ultra comes at a price of $130 which still quite inexpensive as compared to Apple TV which costs you around 150 bucks.