YouTube TV is one of the leading streaming service that offers more than 70 live channels to stream over the internet. It allows you to stream various on-demand contents and record your favourite streaming for offline watch. It is a subscription-based streaming service provided with major networks including ESPN, CNN, the Disney Channels and many more. You can also add some premium cable channels like Showtime, Starz, etc. at additional cost. It is available on multiple platforms like Android, iOS, Windows, Amazon Firestick and Fire TV, Chromecast, Roku and more. YouTube TV is supported on Roku streaming player and let us see how to get into play.
Features of YouTube TV
- Offers live streaming over 70+ networks.
- Provided with DVR storage with unlimited storage. All your recordings will be stored for a maximum of 9 months.
- You can access 6 accounts simultaneously with a single premium.
- There are no hidden charges.
YouTube TV on Roku
Roku media player is built-in with the channel store. From which you can download all the official Roku apps directly. YouTube TV is one of those official apps available on Roku store.
Step 1: Connect your Roku player to the HDMI port on your TV.
Step 2: Turn on your TV and open the Roku media player.
Step 3: Sign in to your Roku account and go to the Roku home page.
Step 4: Select the Streaming Channels on the left side menu.
Step 5: Under Streaming channels menu, click on Search Channels option.
Step 6: Enter YouTube TV and select the app name from the right-side suggestion list.
Step 7: Now the YouTube TV channel information is displayed on the screen, here click on Add Channel button.
Step 8: Once the YouTube TV is added to Roku, you need to launch the app.
Step 9: If you are already a YouTube TV user, you can choose sign in and enter the login credentials to stream your favourite channel.
If you are new to YouTube TV, provide the required details to sign up and access the free trial before subscribing to YouTube TV premium.
YouTube TV works perfectly on all the streaming devices. By using the above installing method you can install YouTube TV app on all other supported Roku devices including Roku Express, Express+, Premiere, Premiere +, and Roku TV. YouTube TV is an US based streaming service, it is difficult to access this app outside USA.