Yep, Marantz, makers of high end A/V equipment have a deal where if you buy one of their high performance Blu-ray players, they’ll give a free Roku Play via mail-in-rebate. If you want to take advantage of this, you have until March 31st. Details (and press release) after the jump.
Here’s what you do: go to any authorized Marantz dealer before March 31st, and purchase one of the eligible high performance Blu-ray players. That list includes the UD9004 (SRP: $5999.99), the UD8004 (SRP:$2299.99), the BD7004 (SRP:$799.99), or the bargain basement BD5004 (SRP: $549.99). After buying one of these units, fill out the rebate redemption form, and then you’ll receive your very own Roku HD player via mail. Sounds like a heck of a deal to me!
Here’s the press release, or you can just go to the Marantz website for the details:
MAHWAH, NJ – March 2, 2010 – Marantz America, a world leader of advanced home entertainment solutions, today announced that consumers who purchase one of its high-performance Blu-ray players, including models UD9004 (SRP: $5,999.99), UD8004 ($2,299.99), BD7004 (SRP: $799.99) or BD5004 ($549.99), from an authorized Marantz retailer from now until March 31 are eligible to receive a free ROKUâ HD Digital Video Player via mail-in rebate. The popular ROKU HD player allows users to stream and enjoy a wide range of Internet media services in superb high-definition video and audio, including Netflix, Amazon, Pandora, Major League Baseball and much more. Customer rebate redemption forms are available at http://www.us.marantz.com.
Noted Kevin Zarow, Senior Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Marantz America, Inc: “In addition to their unprecedented capabilities to provide high-definition video and audio programming, one of the most exciting attributes of today’s Blu-ray players is their ability to give users an easy-access bridge to a multitude of video and audio Internet entertainment services. Marantz engineers have made it a priority in our Blu-ray players to ensure that our customers remain at the cutting edge of this Internet media revolution. Now, by offering people the opportunity to receive a free ROKU HD player with their Marantz Blu-ray purchase, we are significantlly adding value while also bringing attention to the ‘entertainment expanding’ capability of our high-performance Blu-ray players.”