Redbox Instant launching on Roku players this summer


Last month, Redbox announced that they’ll be bringing their Redbox Instant streaming to Google TV. Today, they’ve officially posted a blog on their website announcing that they are bringing Instant app on Roku players this summer. The app won’t be compatible with Roku’s first-generation models – it’ll feature subscription video streaming, Video-On-Demand, and kiosk DVD management.

Below is the official announcement from Roku

Redbox Instant launching on Roku this summer

We’re always working to bring Roku customers the best range and quality in streaming entertainment, and today we’re excited to announce that Redbox Instant by Verizon will arrive on the Roku platform this summer!

Redbox Instant subscribers will be able to enjoy thousands of popular movies on Roku as well as buy and rent the newest releases on-demand.

The Redbox Instant channel will be available at launch on Roku 3, Roku 2, Roku LT (models 2400 & 2450), and Roku HD (model 2500) players as well as the Roku Streaming Stick