Roku released their affordable streaming boxes in the <a href=http://www.flatpanelshd.com/news.php?subaction=showfull&id=1321873909><b>UK in early 2012</b></a> after some successful years in the US. Roku now adds the popular UK streaming service BBC iPlayer.<br /><br /><h3>Roku adds BBC iPlayer</h3>Roku is looking to strengthen their position on the UK market shortly after launch. Today Roku has announced the addition of a BBC iPlayer app.<br /><br /><p align=center><a id="thumb" href="pictures/rokult-1l.jpg" class="highslide" rel="highslide"><img class="imgresponsive" src="pictures/rokult-1.jpg" alt="The new cheaper Roku LT" title="Click to enlarge" /></a><br><i>The inexpensive Roku LT streaming box</i></p><br />BBC iPlayer offers internet television and radio services. The iPlayer will compete for Roku usersâ€™ attention with other services such as Netflix and Crackle.<br /><br />- <i>â€śThis is among the first of many significant content partnerships for Roku in Europe and we look forward to making additional announcements in the coming weeks.â€ť</i> says Clive Hudson, vice president for Roku Europe.<br /><br />Two models of Roku players – Roku LT and Roku 2 XS – are available in the UK and Ireland for suggested retail prices of ÂŁ49.99 and ÂŁ99.99, respectively. Roku is also available in the US and Canada. Learn more at <a href="http://www.jdoqocy.com/click-3577856-10754552" target="_blank"><b>www.roku.com</b></a><img class="imgresponsive" src="http://www.awltovhc.com/image-3577856-10754552" width="1" height="1" border="0"/>.