Roku 2 XS archive

  • Spotify comes to Roku, finally
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    Spotify comes to Roku, finally

    By 21 December 2012

    Owners of Roku media streamers can finally breath a sigh of relief, as one of the most-requested applications has finally arrived on the service. Spotify is finally on Roku... Woohoo! Like with many of the music-streaming service's apps on set-top-boxes...

  • Roku 2 XS review
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    Roku 2 XS review

    By 16 March 2012

    TV is changing, and it's happening quickly. As recently as 10 years ago, the idea of TV being delivered over the internet was a pipe dream. Now, we can watch near-broadcast quality video, streamed to us over the internet with a wait of just a few seconds....

  • Roku tunes in BBC iPlayer for UK streamers
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    Roku tunes in BBC iPlayer for UK streamers

    By 10 February 2012

    The BBC iPlayer is landing on Roku boxes, just in time for the UK launch. Back in January, Roku - the leading streaming platform in the US - announced that it was launching on this side of the pond, courtesy of two models: the Roku 2 XS and the Roku LT....

  • Roku 2 XS and Roku LT now streaming into UK and Ireland
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    Roku 2 XS and Roku LT now streaming into UK and Ireland

    By 10 January 2012

    Roku, the leading streaming platform in the US and suppliers of what we like to call smart TV adapters, has announced that it is launching in the UK and Ireland. Two models of Roku will be available. The Roku 2 XS provides support for up to 1080p video...

  • Roku 2 targets gamers with Angry Birds
    Gaming

    Roku 2 targets gamers with Angry Birds

    By 20 July 2011

    Roku, the Netflix streaming specialist, has announced three new flavours of its next-gen player - the Roku 2. And there's one big addition - the inclusion of Angry Birds as Roku aims for a app based TV gaming revolution. "I expect games to be big on Roku,...