Make no mistake about it — we take our streaming sticks and devices very seriously here at CNN Underscored. Don’t miss out on any of the deals this Prime Day, when you can score a Roku player at a steep discount.
For a full list of notable Prime Day deals, check out our complete guide here.
Roku Ultra ($79.99, originally $99.99; amazon.com)
The Roku Ultra, our pick for best overall streaming player, is $20 off at just $79.99 on Amazon.com right now. It supports all video resolutions up to 4K and will even upscale content. Better yet it gives you access to thousands of streaming services like Netflix, Peacock, Hulu and countless others. Fun fact — every Roku on this list supports those streaming services. You also get everything you need in the box: HDMI cable, remote, power cable and batteries, all included.
Roku Streaming Stick+ ($37, originally $49.99; amazon.com)
Don’t want to place a square box on your TV cabinet? Prefer to just plug a dongle into the HDMI port and forget about it? The Streaming Stick+ should be up your alley, and it’s down to just $37. The Stick supports all the same streaming services and uses the same easy-to-navigate Roku interface. Fear not: it supports to 4K HDR content as well.
Roku Premiere ($27, originally $39; amazon.com)
The Premiere is like a mini streaming box that you attach to the bottom of your TV. An HDMI cable is included for connection to your TV, and it supports up to 4K HDR resolution.
Roku Express ($21, originally $29.99; amazon.com)
If you’re OK with standard HD resolution (aka not 4K), then the Roku Express is your best bet. It’s just $21 for Prime Day and is super simple to use. You plug the little box into your TV via the included HDMI cable, connect it to Wi-Fi and you’re off to the races.
Lastly, while we haven’t seen 4K Roku TVs get Prime Day discounts as of publsih time, you can save on a 32-inch 1080p Roku Smart TV. This model from 2018 will perform quite well and has the brains of a Roku streaming stick built right inside. It’s on sale for just $149.99, from $189.99 right now.