Roku 2 XS Streaming Player: Product description and specifications
Roku 2 XS is a television streaming device, which can be used anywhere you want. It has got more than 600 entertainment channels to offer. There is one stop search option to search for all channels you want with a single touch of button. This gadget works with any television virtually. This instrument has got built-in wireless which is b/g/n compatible and Wi-Fi compatible. It uses both USB port and Ethernet port. It offers free applications for Android and iOS. Angry Birds game is available free of cost in Roku 2 XS. You can play 720p HD video in this gadget. It also plays 1080p full HD videos too. For playing games, motion control is available.
Specifications for Roku 2 XS TV streaming player:
Weight: It weighs about 3 ounces.
Size: 3.3 inches X 3.3 inches X 0.9 inches.
USB Media Formats: It plays the following media formats: JPG & PNG images, AAC & MP3 audios and MP4 [H 264] videos.
Power Input: The power input is through a 5.2V ~ 15A power adapter only.
Audio Output: It transmits the following audio output: Digital over HDMI viz., 5.1 surround sound pass-through & Analog stereo viz., mini-jack to right / left / composite video RCA.
Storage Expansion: The following storage expansion options are available viz., microSD card slot for channel storage and additional games.
Remote Control: The remote control is IR Compatible with other universal remotes and it is a Bluetooth game remote. There is motion sensing for enjoying your games.
Video Modes: You can play 4:3 standard, 16:9 anamorphic, 720p High Definition [HD] and 1080p High Definition [HD] videos.
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Video Outputs: It gives the following video outputs: 1080p [over HDMI], 720p [over HDMI], 480p [over HDMI] and 480i [over composite video].
Networking: WPA2 support 10 / 100 Base – T Ethernet Bluetooth version 3.0 enabled to use with Roku game remote only and 802.11n Wi-Fi [b/g/n compatible] with WEP.
Power Consumption: It is almost less than 2W [under ideal conditions when in use for viewing HD videos.
The Roku 2 XS streaming player is accompanied with 90 day warranty for hardware, 30 day guarantee for money back, guide for getting started, an A.C. Power adapter, an Audio / Video cable, 2 No.s AA batteries and a game remote.
Compact review of Roku 2 XS Player:
Now, its time to present a compact review about the streaming player as it looks. The pros of this gadget is considered to be the built-in Wi-Fi, video selections available, its compact size, lots of programming choices, its easy setup, reliability, easy to use, high quality picture and surely it has got great value for your money. There can be few cons about this gadget and one being want of more video choices. Its ideal to use Roku 2 XS Player in your living room, bed room and for your primary and secondary television sets.
To wrap up:
In my opinion, Roku 2 XS seems to be a good bet for your money. It is available for $99.99 in international markets. So if you want to redefine your TV streaming and viewing experience, move to Roku 2 XS Player.