Roku readies its streaming video TVs for launch

According to Variety, Roku, the company behind the eponymous set-top streaming box that competes with Apple TV, is prepping to launch a line of TVs with its streaming software baked in. Available in a range of sizes from 32″ to 55″, the TVs will be manufactured by TCL and Hisense USA, and will launch in late August and early September. Prices for TCL’s models will range from $229 to $649. Hisense has not announced price points for its models, as it plans to let retail partners set price points. – Joshua Rivera,Entertainment Weekly