Roku Ultra Review 2019: The Device That Made Me Ditch My Amazon Fire TV

Our Rating Excellent
Roku Ultra PROS
  • You can get up and running with your Roku in as little as 5 minutes.
  • The headphone jack in the remote is a cool feature.
  • Multi-purpose remote.
  • Large number of apps available.
  • Works with Alexa and Google Assistant.
Roku Ultra CONS
  • No HDMI cable included (bad for cord-cutting newcomers).
  • Plain design.
  • Limited storage space.
  • Too much in-device advertising.
Sam Cook is a full-time content strategist by day, a part-time freelance content writer since 2015. In another life, he was a high school English teacher for nearly a decade. Based in sunny New Orleans, he writes long-form educational content on technology, including Insurtech, Fintech, HRtech, and content streaming. He loves whittling down complex ideas within these areas that make decisions easier for buyers. When he’s not reading books with his son Miles and playing video games with the family, you can find him immersed in his growing collection of Euro-style board games.
Final Verdict
Our Rating Excellent