brand of streaming media player devices

Roku (/ˈrk/ ROH-koo) is a digital media players brand manufactured by American company Roku, Inc.. It allows streaming of videos. It also have its own channel called Roku Channel. On August 8, 2018, The Roku Channel became available on the web as well.[1] Roku also added the "Featured Free" section in which users can get access to direct streaming of shows and movies from its partners.[2]

Roku logo.svg
DeveloperRoku, Inc.
TypeDigital media player
Release dateMay 20, 2008;12 years ago
Operating systemRoku OS


  1. "Roku's free, ad-supported streaming channel is now live on the web". TechCrunch. Retrieved 2018-08-09.
  2. "Roku's free streaming service is now available on the web". The Verge. Retrieved 2018-08-09.