Amazon’s Fire TV Stick has one other latest rival to contend with this latest device not only featuring full access to all the most well-liked streaming apps but additionally an enormous screen as well. Roku, which makes quite a few popular telly-boosting accessories, has joined forces with tech giant RCA to launch a latest TV that gets full smart functionality and Roku’s platform built-in.
Meaning there is not any must buy additional dongles or set-top boxes as every little thing it is advisable binge on countless box sets comes tucked behind the screen.
To make things much more enticing, prices for these connected tellies start from just £129.99 at Amazon.
That low price is for the 32-inch model but when that is not sufficiently big for lounge then there are also 40-inch and 55-inch versions available.
The 40-inch Roku-powered TV costs £169.99 whilst you may pick up the 55-inch screen for £269.99 – that dearer device gets full 4K technology for a pin-sharp picture.
Because of that Roku software, there’s easy accessibility to all the most well-liked premium platforms equivalent to Disney+ and Netflix plus free content found on Freeview Play, BBC iPlayer, ITVX, All 4 and My5.
All Roku users also get access to The Roku Channel, with free entertainment including the critically acclaimed feature film Weird: The Al Yankovic Story, starring Daniel Radcliffe.
Othe features found on Roku TV models include automatic updates, a customisable home screen and a robust universal search function that shows results ordered by price.
As a final bonus, consumers who purchase an RCA Roku TV can enjoy 30 days of discovery+ at no extra cost after they activate their latest accounts.
“We’re pleased to bring RCA Roku TVs to the U.K. after a successful and longstanding partnership within the U.S. We expect that buyers will love these inexpensive but sleekly designed TVs, with access to all the most well-liked live TV and streaming channels,” said Arthur van Rest, VP, International at Roku. “Renowned for its ease-of-use and overall smart TV experience, Roku TVs include automatic software updates to optimize a customer’s streaming experience for years to come back.”