Roku mobile app is a app that turns your Android or iOS device into the remote control of your TV for operating the Roku streaming device. Read the article and know how you can install Roku mobile app on your smartphone device.
Roku streaming devices can also be operated with the help of Roku mobile app. The Roku mobile app is the free application for both Android and iOS devices that converts your smartphone devices in to the remote control for managing your Roku streaming devices.
For using Roku mobile app, you must Connect Roku To Wi fi network and your device to the same network. On all the devices, some of the Roku features are not supported. For this you can take help of Roku comparison chart. This chart will let you know which feature are supported on your device. Some features may require signing in to the Roku account.
Supported Roku Devices
Roku devices running Roku OS version 6.2 or later support the Roku mobile app. If your Roku device is disconnected for an extended period of time, then you can have a manual check for the Roku Update.
Supported Mobile Devices
The Roku mobile app is available only in English language. The Roku mobile app of Roku for iOS is compatible with Apple devices running iOS version 6.0 or higher. You can visit the Apple store for iPad, iPod, or iPhone touch devices or even visit www Roku Com Link for downloading the Roku mobile app to your compatible device.
The Roku mobile app for Android is compatible with the Android devices running Android version 4.4.2 or higher. You can visit the Apple store for iPad, iPod, or iPhone touch devices or even visit www Roku Com Support for downloading the Roku mobile app to your compatible device.
Connecting the Roku mobile app
Before you start using your Roku mobile app, you need to make sure that both Roku and your mobile device are connected to the same wireless network. If you are unable to connect your Roku device to the same network connection from which your mobile device has been connected, then check for the following issues:
- The name of the wireless network selected might be wrong.
- The password of the wireless network entered by you might be wrong.
- Your router might not be working properly.
- The signal strength of the wireless connection might not be strong enough.
- Try to restart the system by going to Settings > System > Power > System restart.
- Try to restart your router.
After connecting to the wireless network, launch your Roku mobile app. When the Roku mobile app will launch, it will discover for the Roku devices on your network. Now select that Roku device that you want to control with your Roku mobile app. After this now you will be taken to the home screen where you will be able to select the Roku device of your choice.