TCL partners with Roku to streamline your home theater setup. The company is launching a new Alto smart soundbar that wirelessly connects to Roku TVs, so you can enjoy premium audio without an extra remote or messy cables. As if that wasn̵
The TCL Alto R1 soundbar includes voice assistant capabilities and is the first TCL soundbar to use Roku’s Wi-Fi AUDIO streaming technology. This nice new feature makes it easy to connect the soundbar to Roku TVs without wires or annoying Bluetooth menus. Just plug the TCL Alto R1 into a wall and your Roku TV will automatically take you to an installation screen. Roku’s wireless technology also eliminates the need for an additional remote control.
Need a new TV? All of TCL’s 2021 6 Series Roku TVs have 8K resolution and mini-LED technology for incredible clarity while streaming or gaming. In addition to making 8K more accessible, TCL is also introducing an XL collection of 85-inch Roku TVs. The cheapest TV in this collection is the 4 Series 4K Roku TV, which starts at a cool $ 1,600. Spending a little extra will get you the 4K Roku TV with QLED technology or the premium 8K Roku TV with QLED.
TCL plans to launch more sound bars later this year, including sound bars with Dolby Atmos technology. While the company has not announced a price or release date for its latest products (aside from the $ 1,600 4-series TV), the company says we can expect these products to launch in the first quarter of 2021 (ending April 1) .