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Roku Unveils Streaming Stick

Device will launch in October

Sep 20 2012, 8:39am CDT | by

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Roku Unveils Streaming Stick

Roku has unveiled a new media streaming product for use with your TV called the Streaming Stick. The little device looks like a large flash drive with an HDMI port on one end. It's designed to plug into the HDMI port on your TV or other display and allow you to stream Roku content.

The device will be available in October for $99.99. The devices purchased as a standalone product it will include a enhanced remote control the volume buttons and motion control for playing games.

 

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