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Roku 1 Streaming Player

Roku 1 Streaming Player
alaScore 91

5319 reviews

Jul, 2015

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alaTest has collected and analyzed 5319 reviews of Roku 1 Streaming Player. The average rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average rating of 4.1/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers for all reviews. Reviewers are impressed by the design and size. The price and usability are also appreciated, whereas views are divided on the reliability.

usability, price, size, design

We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Receivers & Amplifiers the Roku 1 Streaming Player is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 91/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review by: (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Roku 1 Streaming Player

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 9 user reviews of Roku 1 Streaming Player from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 3.9/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers on Amazon.co.uk. Reviewers really like the usability and price, but there are some critical opinions about the reliability.

price, usability

reliability

78% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Roku 1 2710EU Streaming Player

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Roku 1 Streaming Player

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 692 user reviews of Roku 1 Streaming Player from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Receivers & Amplifiers on Amazon.com. Comments about the design and reliability are on the whole positive. The size and price also get good reviews.

usability, price, size, reliability, design

89% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

This summary is based on the product: Roku 1 Streaming Player (Black) (Roku 2710R)

Jul, 2015

Expert review by: (stuff.tv)

Roku 1 review

 

Free your TV from the tyranny of the schedules with this £40 streaming superstar

Neat design Ease of use Remote app

No HDMI cable bundled Could do with more apps, more quickly

A tiny box to make your TV smarter, and a great first step into the world of video streaming

Apr, 2014
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Expert review by: (channel5.com)

Roku 1

 

The Roku 1 might not sound new - the numerical character in the name is usually a dead giveaway - but it forms part of the smart TV platform company's revamped line up of low price streaming boxes. Gone are the confusing array of purple Roku 2 boxes...

Don’t cry if someone gives you a Roku 1 out of the kindness of their heart. This little black box is a brilliant media streamer with so many channels, and will put almost any smart TV service to shame for very little. But you’d be mad not to pay a...

Jan, 2014

Consumer review by: (tigerdirect.com)

Love my Roku

 

I have had my Roku for 2 years. Have never had any problems with it.This is the basic model with no bells and whistles. Only has a remote to use for searching.

Oct, 2014

Consumer review by: eyedol (newegg.com)

DOA

 

This is a pretty simple device but such a trouble.

As soon as plugged, it worked, but the problem begins here

After the initial connection to home wifi router, it updated software, then it booted again. After that, it never finds any wifi routers. Called Roku CS and spent about 30 minutes without any success following very lame procedures (i.e., reset to...

Aug, 2014

Consumer review by: N/A (newegg.com)

Poor Return Policy

 

If you are going to purchase electronics, buy them from a place who does not try to make you pay extra for returning a product

Cheap

If your looking to stream HBO or Showtime like the product advertises and you have Comcast as your cable provider, you will not be able to use the Roku for those services. Comcast blocked the streaming services to the Roku. If you try to return the...

Aug, 2014

Consumer review by: it is what it is (newegg.com)

Round goes the Roku

 

Well Newegg gets the win here. I had a dead remote with my first try. Newegg customer service rapidly sent me a RMA UPS prepaid auth and off it went. I had a replacement in about 4 days. I like the device and am very happy with it.

The new unit worked as advertised. Set up is very simple. Foot print of the device is like a hockey puck. Navigation of menus is simple and easy no cussing was required

I you have Hulu and or Netflix you are in good shape. Other paid services will offer plenty of diversity in viewing options. However if you only select from the free services you might be a little disappointed. I was, but not enough to pitch a fit...

Jul, 2014

Consumer review by: Jake (newegg.com)

Awesome Basic Streaming Device

 

Easy setup, HDMI compatible, tons of free and paid apps available. Great inexpensive device for anyone who wants to do basic streaming using Netflix, Prime Instant Video, or YouTube

Netflix app for the Roku 1 does not currently support profiles

Jun, 2014

Consumer review by: SCM0102 (bestbuy.com.feed)

Great item!

 

This was purchased as a father's day gift, my dad loves it! It was easy to set up and it's easy for him to use. I've had no complaints from him about his roku, he loves it!

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: kmd37 (bestbuy.com.feed)

I've been wanting this for a while

 

Very happy with it and easy to use. My family loves it.

Jul, 2015

Consumer review by: deebrownlady (bestbuy.com.feed)

Great Roku

 

This is a great product if you don't want to pay for cable and just want to use Netflix and other apps.

Jul, 2015
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