A person can buy the Roku streaming stick through the official Roku website, by locating the nearest local retailer or through online sellers such as Abt Electronics and DataVision. It is also avaiable from Amazon.com and Wal-Mart, both offering free shipping for the device.
The Roku streaming stick provides access to more than 2,000 channels and over 200,000 movies and TV episodes for users in the United States. The HDMI version of the Roku streaming stick requires a television set with at least one HDMI port available to connect the device. It also requires a high-speed Internet connection to function properly. The prices for the Roku streaming stick, as of 2015, range between $39.99 for refurbished models and $49.99 for new ones.