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Roku Express+ (2018)

Easy to use with a simple setup
Includes composite cable for older TVs
Includes High Speed HDMI® Cable
Stream free TV, live news, sports, music, movies, and more
Simple remote
Free shipping on all players*
30-day money-back guarantee
Turn your old TV into a smart TV
Who says old TVs can’t learn new tricks? Roku Express+ has both composite and HDMI® ports, so you can start streaming on almost any TV. With access to hundreds of free channels, there’s plenty to stream without spending extra.
Great for
Older TVs
First-time streamers
Secondary TVs
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Tons of power. Tons of fun.
Compact and power-packed, you’ll stream your favorites with ease. From movies and series on Netflix and Hulu, to cable alternatives like Sling, enjoy the most talked about TV across free and paid channels.
Only pay for what you want.
Roku Express+ includes a simple remote, High Speed HDMI® and Composite Cables. There’s no monthly equipment fee, no contracts, and the unbiased search makes it easy to find entertainment for free or at the lowest cost.
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Setup is a cinch
Plug it in, connect to the internet, and start streaming. It’s that simple.
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Simple remote
Incredibly easy to use, this remote features shortcut buttons to popular streaming channels.
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Automatic software updates
Get the most up-to-date software and new features without even thinking about it.
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Private listening on mobile
Use the free Roku mobile app to pump up the volume on your shows without disturbing the house.

Compatible with voice-enabled devices:

Just ask Amazon Alexa
Works with Google Assistant

Endless entertainment

Stream what you love, including free TV, live news, sports, and 500,000+ movies and TV episodes across thousands of free and paid channels.

Free TV
Live TV
On-demand TV

Easily discover and enjoy in-season shows, live news, movies, and more for free.

Never miss the most talked-about events, award-winning shows, primetime sports, and even local news.

From the latest movies to original series and classic favorites, enjoy the most popular TV on demand.

Listen to the music that moves you with your favorite streaming music channels.

Tired of paying too much for cable?
Roku players can easily help you reduce or completely cut your cable bill. Use one to replace a cable box and save on equipment fees or go all-in with streaming to maximize your savings while still enjoying your favorite TV.
How to stream and save
What’s in the box
Items included when you purchase a Roku Express+ 2018
Roku Express+ streaming player
Remote with pre-set channel shortcut buttons
Two AAA batteries
High Speed HDMI® Cable
Composite cable
USB power cable
Power adapter
roku mobile app

The must-have app for streamers

The free Roku mobile app makes it fun and easy to control your Roku player and Roku TV™.
Use it as a convenient second remote
Search with your voice or mobile keyboard
Enjoy private listening with connected headphones
Stream free TV on The Roku Channel anytime, anywhere
Cast videos, music, and photos to your TV
Tech specs
802.11 (b/g/n compatible) single-band wireless
TV Compatibility
Up to 1080p (1920 x 1080) with up-scaling from 720p
Micro USB for power
HDMI® 1.4
Audio features
Digital stereo over HDMI
DTS Digital Surround™ pass through over HDMI
Dolby pass through over HDMI
Remote control
Roku standard IR remote with channel shortcut buttons
Streaming player includes IR receiver (compatible with various universal remotes)
Power consumption
< 2.2W (typical) when streaming
Power input
5V – 1A
1.4 x 3.3 x 0.7 inches
1.3 ounces
Works with Google Assistant
Works with Alexa

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