You can operate your Roku streaming devices with the help of Roku mobile app. The Roku mobile app is a free application for both iOS and Android devices that changes your smartphone devices into the remote control for managing the Streaming devices of Roku.
You must Connect Roku To Wi fi network for using the Roku mobile app and your device to the same network. On all the devices, some of the features of Roku are not supported. In this case, you can take the help of Roku comparison chart. This chart will help you in knowing about the features that will support your device. Some features may require signing in to the Roku account.
Supported Roku Devices
Roku mobile app is supported by those Roku devices that are running on the Roku OS version 6.2 or later. If your Roku device has been disconnected for the extended period, 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 the Apple devices that are running on the iOS version 6.0 or higher. The Apple store can be visited for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch devices or even you can also visit www Roku Com Link for downloading the Roku app to the device which is compatible.
The Roku mobile app for Android is compatible with the Android devices that are running on the Android version 4.4.2 or higher. The Apple store can be visited for iPad, iPhone, and iPod touch devices or even you can also visit www Roku Com Support for downloading the Roku app to the device which is compatible.
Connecting Roku mobile App
Before you begin using your Roku mobile app, You must be sure that your Roku and mobile device must be connected to 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, you can launch your Roku mobile app. When Roku mobile app launches, it discovers for Roku devices on your network. Now choose that Roku device that you want to connect to 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.