Audio is key to your entertainment experience, but you can’t always turn the volume up high. Listen as loud as you like while keeping things quiet for everyone around you.
Private Listening is now available on Roku TVs*, Roku Express, Roku Express+, Roku Streaming Stick, Roku Premiere, Roku Premiere+ and Roku Ultra
*Private Listening available when viewing streaming content on your Roku TV.
Improved Keyboard integration
We have now made it easier for you to take advantage of the keyboard on your phone. The Roku mobile app now lets you use autocomplete, copy and paste and use the mobile keyboard to make entering text on your Roku device a simple and fun experience.
The free Roku iOS application allows you to:
· Control your Roku player or Roku TV from your mobile device.
· Use Roku Search with your mobile device. See what’s on, where you can watch it for free, with a subscription, or how much the different channels charge to rent or buy.
· Use your voice to search for movies, TV shows, actors, and directors as well as for streaming channels by name.
· Follow movies, TV shows, and actors in Roku Search and get updates when new content is ready to stream – on what channel and at what price.
· Browse, add, and rate Channels from more than 2,500 streaming channels offered in the Roku Channel Store.*
· Quickly launch your favorite Roku Channels on your Roku player or Roku TV from your mobile device.
· Enter text in your Roku player on-screen interface using your device's keyboard instead of the included remote.
· Name and switch between multiple Roku players and Roku TVs.
· Enjoy your iPhone’s photos, music, and video on your Roku player or Roku TV using the “Play on Roku” feature (Supported on Roku 3, Roku 2, Roku LT, Roku HD (model 2500), Roku TV, and Roku Streaming Stick).
· Get lost in streaming entertainment while keeping things quiet for everyone around you with Private Listening for the new Roku® Streaming Stick® (3600R)
* Subscription or other payment may be required to access certain channel content. Channel availability subject to change and not all content is available in the countries in which Roku devices are sold.
THIS APP REQUIRES A ROKU PLAYER OR ROKU TV
To use this app, you must connect your iOS device to the same network as your Roku player or Roku TV. Certain features require compatible Roku players/Roku TVs or may require logging in to your Roku account.
HAVING TROUBLE FINDING YOUR ROKU PLAYER OR ROKU TV?
Note: If the app does not display your Roku player or Roku TV when starting your app for the first time, try going to network setup again on your Roku player or Roku TV. This will wake your Roku player or Roku TV on your home network. Then, restart the Roku app.
· Roku Search is available when your connected Roku player or Roku TV supports this functionality.
· Searching by voice is available in English in the US and Canada only and elsewhere when updates make voice search available.
· The Roku app is available in English language only in Mexico.
Go to support.roku.com for FAQs or to get help.
- December 16, 2011 Initial release
- January 12, 2012 New version 1.0.1
- February 23, 2012 New version 1.1.0
- April 18, 2012 New version 1.1.2
- September 20, 2012 New version 2.0.0
- September 25, 2012 New version 2.0.1
- December 20, 2012 New version 2.1.0
- December 24, 2012 New version 2.1.1
- March 12, 2013 New version 2.1.2
- April 30, 2013 New version 2.2.0
- August 10, 2013 New version 2.3.0
- October 07, 2013 New version 2.3.1
- November 22, 2013 New version 2.4.0
- December 02, 2013 New version 2.4.1
- March 31, 2014 New version 3.0.0
- April 03, 2014 New version 3.0.1
- April 22, 2014 New version 3.0.2
- July 16, 2014 New version 3.1.0
- August 02, 2014 New version 3.1.1
- August 21, 2014 New version 3.1.2
- September 11, 2014 New version 3.1.3
- February 17, 2015 New version 3.1.5
- February 21, 2015 New version 3.1.6
- May 04, 2015 New version 3.2.0
- July 03, 2015 New version 3.2.2
- October 09, 2015 New version 3.3.0
- November 03, 2015 New version 3.3.1
- March 26, 2016 New version 3.4.0
- July 03, 2016 New version 3.5.3
- July 06, 2016 New version 3.5.4
- July 19, 2016 New version 3.5.5
- November 06, 2016 New version 3.6.0