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Roku Express review

Key features
  • Wi-fi enabled
  • No ethernet port
  • Full HD
Reviewed

Following the complete refresh of its internet TV box line-up, the Roku Express is essentially the old Roku 2, Roku 3 and Roku Streaming Stick all packed into one remarkably compact device. Can a device so tiny, with the miniscule price tag to match, meet the bar set so high by its predecessors? We sent it to our internet TV box test lab to find out.

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  • Pros and cons
  • What is it?
  • What's the picture and sound like?
  • What's it like to use?
  • What else do I need to know?
  • Should I buy it?
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Technical specifications

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Internet TV features

  • BBC iPlayer
  • YouTube
  • Amazon Video
  • Netflix
  • ITV Hub
  • All 4
  • My5
  • Now TV
  • iTunes

Test results

The overall Which? test score is made up of the following star ratings, all determined by our rigorous lab tests.

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BT Shop
Not rated
£24.99£3.49
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Argos
£24.99£3.95
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Amazon.co.uk
£29.00Free
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Maplin Electronics
£29.99Free
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We have tested 18 internet TV boxes and found that there are 0 Don't Buys and 7 Best Buys.
Range of Internet TV box scores
  1. 55%
    Lowest score
  2. 79%
    Average score
  3. 89%
    Highest score
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