Roku Launches In Canada Today
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The Roku streaming box is now available for pre-order in Canada as of today. The Roku 2 XD and XS will sell for CA$89.99 and CA$109.99, respectively on Amazon.com, Walmart, London Drugs, and Roku’s website. Both models will start shipping later this month. Features include WiFi, Bluetooth, and 1080p streaming. The XS has Ethernet, a USB port, and a gaming remote along with a copy of Angry Birds on top of that. The streamers will come with over 100 channels including Netflix, Crackle, Facebook, Flickr, Rdio, and NHL. The U.S. version of the device has 450 channels.