Channels available on Roku include Netflix, Hulu Plus, Sling, HBO GO and HISTORY. Roku offers a wide variety of other channels, which can be browsed and searched online at Roku.com.
Roku service consists of streaming players that deliver TV shows and channels directly to a TV over the Internet. Depending on the type of player, Roku players connect directly to TVs through the HDMI outlets or through composite cables. Roku devices consists of the Roku streaming stick, Roku streaming players, and Roku smart TVs. Each device offers hundreds of free channels, and customers can also choose whether to purchase a subscription to individual channels or rent a particular show or movie individually.
There are no recurring fees to own a Roku device. Instead, Roku players are sold for a one-time price listed on the website. It is required to have Internet to utilize Roku players, and it is recommended to have an Internet speed of at least 3 megabits per second download. Roku also offers accessories for its devices, such as the Roku 3 enhanced game remote with channel shortcut buttons, Roku standard remote and Roku premium in-ear headphones.
Roku offers an app compatible with Apple, Android and Windows devices. Customers can connect with Roku on its website or on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and the Roku Blog.