Over the past few weeks it has been rumoured that the Roku 4 set-top box hardware would support 4K Ultra HD video together with a faster CPU and more RAM.
Now a leaked Roku 4 specification sheet has confirmed the 4K support within the hardware as well as unveiling a few other components you can expect to find within the Roku media streamer.
The Roku 4 hardware is powered by an ARM-based processor supported by 1.5GB of RAM offering twice as much memory as the existing Roku 3 hardware.
Other features of the Roku 4 set-top box include a microSD card slot, and a new remote control that is equipped with a microphone providing users with voice search capabilities, similar to that of the Amazon TV hardware. Together with 802.11ac Wi-Fi, S/PDIF, USB 2.0 port, HDMI and OpenGL ES 2.0 graphics.
Unfortunately no information on pricing or worldwide availability has been released as yet by Roku or leaked, but as soon as information comes to light over the next few weeks we will keep you updated as always. In the meantime follow the links below for more information on the leaked documents that were discovered at the FCC this week.Filed Under: Hardware, Top News