Roku Player’s Frequently Asked Questions
Roku account is your account with which you can activate your Roku device and get access to online content.
Yes, you do need internet access to stream content via Roku.
Yes you can use your phone data via the hot-spot option for streaming. However, it will result in quick utilization of your data.
No, there are no charges for Roku account. However, you have to pay for paid channels.
If you want to keep your cable subscription, you can stream major cable network available on Roku. For this, you have to use the username and password provided by the cable service provider.
There are plenty of free Roku Channels available, but the best among them are Tubi TV, Crunchyroll, Youtube, Sky News, PBS Kids, Cartoon Network, Sony Crackle, Nosey and The Roku Channel.
For adding and activating Roku channels you have to use the Roku Channel Store from the main menu of the home screen.
Roku Mobile application is your best companion for managing the Roku content streaming. With the Roku mobile application, you can:
- Use the virtual keyboard to manage the player.
- Adjust the volume settings.
- Take the leverage of handy entertainment guide.
- Stream content – music, videos , pictures to your TV.
Yes, the Roku mobile application is compatible with the tablets.
Yes, you can download the ios version of the Roku mobile application here
Yes, the Roku mobile application is available to download free of cost.
You need 3.0 Megabits per second for streaming SD quality, 5.0 Megabits for HD quality and 25 Megabits per second for Ultra HD quality respectively.