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Roku Streaming Stick (2016)

RokuReleased on 4/20/2016
3.3 in Height
0.8 in Width
MSRP $49.99
As low as $56.99 at Amazon

Review

Compact, nimble, and powerful, Roku’s Streaming stick is the Porsche Boxster of streaming media players.

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Roku Streaming Stick (2016)
Release date
4/20/2016
Release price
$49.99
Height
3.3 in
Width
0.8 in
Depth
0.5 in
Weight
0.375 lbs
Color
Black
App store
Yes
Notable apps
Netflix, Vudu, YouTube, Pandora, Flickr, Hulu, Amazon instant video, HBO Go, HBO NOW, ESPN
Media streaming
Yes
Audio decoding
DTS Digital Surround
Video resolution
1080p
HDMI output(s)
1
Wi-Fi
Yes
Internet video
Yes
Internet radio
Yes
Remote
Yes
Terms
1 Year
09/25/2016
$29.99
1.4 in
3.3 in
0.7 in
0.08 lbs
Black
 
Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, Amazon instant video, HBO NOW, Sling TV
Yes
 
1080p
1
Yes
 
 
Yes
1 year warranty
02/15/2016
$49.95
0.87 in
15.9 in
0.43 in
0.07 lbs
Black
 
Yes
 
720p
1
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
1 year limited
01/16/2017
$199.99
3.86 in
6.26 in
1.02 in
0.55 lbs
Black
 
Netflix, Vudu, YouTube, Pandora, Hulu, Amazon instant video, Showtime Anytime, PlayStation Vue, Kodi, Spotify, Sling TV
Yes
 
4K
1
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
10/26/2015
$149.00
1.4 in
3.9 in
3.9 in
0.94 lbs
Black
Yes
Netflix, YouTube, Hulu, HBO NOW, Showtime Anytime, ESPN, PBS, ABC, ABC News, CNN, Disney
Yes
 
1080p
1
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
09/30/2015
$179.00
1.5 in
6.5 in
5.5 in
 
Black
 
Yes
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
10/06/2015
$129.99
0.8 in
6.5 in
6.5 in
0.9 lbs
Black
Yes
Yes
 
4K
1
Yes
Yes
 
Yes
 
9/29/2015
$35.00
0.53 in
2.04 in
2.04 in
0.086 lbs
Black, Coral, Lemonade
 
Netflix, YouTube, Pandora, Hulu Plus, HBO Go
Yes
 
1080p
1
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
1 year warranty
10/5/2015
$99.99
0.7 in
4.5 in
4.5 in
0.6 lbs
Black
Yes
Yes
 
4K
1
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
1-year limited warranty
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