Computers Unlimited is to become the main distributor of Roku products in the UK and France, the distributor announced yesterday.

Roku ships a number of products for the digital home, including the Roku HD1000 digital media player and its network music player, SoundBridge.

Roku founder and CEO Anthony Wood said: "We have seen great interest in our products from many countries and have been looking for a partner to help get our products into the hands of consumers abroad.

"We created Roku SoundBridge to be the best network music player in the world, and now we have the best distributor in the UK to help us reach the channel and their consumers."