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The new Roku Streaming Stick (HDMI Version) is being launched to compete with the popular Google Chromecast streaming device. This new model comes at a lower price point with a selected retail price of $49.99 at launch, and eschews some of the features that come standard with the company’s other devices. The Streaming Stick’s main focus is accessing media via services like Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon using the built in Wi-Fi and does not include any external storage support. Included with this model is a simple wireless remote control for easy use.
- Available April 2014
- Easily stream Netflix, Hulu Plus, HBO Go, Amazon Instant Video, VUDU.
- Remote control included