The Roku is a streaming media player that connects televisions with home Internet networks. Roku players include a simple remote and an intuitive interface that helps users to choose from a large selection of streaming channels. There are five Roku models with different features and specifications.
Users can use the Roku to watch streaming videos, listen to audio and play games. The Roku application enables people to send songs, photos and videos from a phone or tablet directly to a television. People need a broadband Internet connection to use the device. Roku has its headquarters in Saratoga, California. In 2014, the company streamed over 3 billion hours of content.