Friday, January 2, 2009

Roku player adds streaming in HD resolution

Roku has released a firmware update for the Netflix Player by Roku, adding support for streaming of high definition (HD) content. The free firmware update was first made available on December 22, and all Roku players will automatically receive the update over their network connections during the coming weeks. For more details, see the Roku press release.

With this update, all five Netflix ready devices available on the market today support streaming of movies & TV episodes from Netflix in HD resolution.