Roku 1

Roku 1

Fast streaming made easy. Stream movies, TV shows, sports and more. Works with HDMI® or composite cables for older TVs.

See why you'll love the Roku 1.

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Feature: Channels

2,000+ channels* in the U.S.

Over 200,000 movies and TV episodes; plus music, news, sports and more. It couldn’t be easier to watch what you love.

See what's on

*Some channels require payment and/or a subscription to access content. Channel availability is subject to change—not all content is available in all countries in which Roku® products are sold.

Feature: Casting

Your stuff on TV

Our free Roku app lets you beam photos, songs and videos from your phone or tablet to your TV.

Feature: Older TV, no problem

Older TV. No problem.

Roku 1 comes standard with Composite cables just in case your TV doesn’t have HDMI. For full HD, you’ll need HDMI® though.

Feature: Search

Find what you want

Search across top streaming channels by title, actor or director with Roku search. And find the best way to watch for you.

Feature: Search

Feature: Control

Your choice in control

Control the Roku 1 with the included remote or install our free app and use your smartphone or tablet.

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Feature: Movies and TV

Movies & TV – front and center

Our integrated movie store, a channel powered and owned by M-GO makes it a snap to watch movies or shows.

But wait, there’s more

  • 1080P HD Support
  • Perfect for HDTVs (HDMI® cable needed) or older TVs
  • 1-2-3 easy set up


What you need to start

  • Roku 1 streaming player
  • Standard Remote Control
  • Two AAA batteries (for the remote)
  • Power adapter
  • Composite A/V cable (red/white/yellow)
  • Quick start guide
  • Exclusive content offers
Roku 1: What's in the box?
What you need: Broadband Internet
A broad-band Internet connection
What you need: Wireless router
A wireless router
What you need: HDTV with HDMI or older TV with composite
A HDTV with HDMI® or older TV with composite inputs
What you need: Credit card or other payment
A credit card or other payment method may be required for some channels

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Tech specs


802.11 (a/b/g/n compatible) with WEP, WPA, and WPA2 support

Video Output


Audio Output

Digital over HDMI (7.1 and 5.1 surround pass through)
Analog stereo (left/right/composite video RCA).

Remote Control

Roku Standard Remote with Channel Shortcut Buttons Streaming player includes IR receiver (compatible with various universal remotes)

Power Consumption

Less than 4.5W (typical) when streaming HD video

Power Input

12V – 0.5A power adapter


3.7 x 3.7 x 1.2 inches


3.5 ounces