Do you love streaming the latest tv shows and movies? Who doesn’t? Everyone enjoys watching their favorite video content. If you further want to enhance your streaming experience, you need to install Kodi on Roku right away. That’s not the only reason it’s the best application out there. It’s compatible with almost every possible device like Windows, MAC, Android, iOS, Xbox, PS4, and Roku.
Now, talking about this post, here I’ll update you on how to install Kodi on Roku. If you too want to learn this without any hassle, continue reading this post. Let’s jump ahead –
How To Install Kodi On Roku
Officially speaking, Roku doesn’t support Kodi. The reason being is its development in C/C++ language. A computer language that not yet support Kodi. That means, there isn’t any existence of an official version of Roku. But now the question is – Do you still want it?
There’s a way you can add Kodi to Roku and enjoy the latest movies and tv shows on your TV. However, before going forward make sure your android device and Roku, are connected to the same wi-fi network, or else you might face connectivity problems.
Now, let’s get straight to setting up Kodi for Roku. That being said, here’s what you need to do to get Kodi for Roku:
- Firstly, use the Roku remote and press the Home button.
- Go to Settings > System Update & verify that you’ve got the latest version of Roku installed.
- Now head over to Settings > Screen Mirroring.
- And there you’ll a screen mirroring option. Select it and press OK to proceed.
How To Install Kodi On Roku 4/3/2
Do you’ve Roku 2, 3, or 4? Well, there’s good news for you. Now, it’s possible for you to stream content as all of them support screening. Thanks to “screen mirroring” it’s all possible. Using screen mirroring, you can replicate one screen to another. Be it from a smartphone to TV or a PC to TV.
Before going head, once again you’ve to make sure that Roku 2, 3, or 4 are connected to the same wi-fi network. Further, decide which display you want to replicate – Android Phone or Windows PC. Once done, here are a few steps that you need to follow –
- Activate Screen Mirroring on Roku.
- Press home screen button on the remote.
- Now hit Settings.
- Finally, select the Screen Mirroring tab from the System menu.
That was all about enabling screen mirroring on your Roku. Now, to enable this same feature in the other device, you need to follow these below-mentioned guidelines –
Enable Screen Mirroring on your Android Device
In 2020, almost every smartphone supports the screen mirroring features and the best thing is, you can enable them pretty easily. Before going ahead, I’m listing some of the most popular screen mirroring android apps below. Let’s take a look at them –
- Google Home
- HTC Connect
- Cast to TV.
- Web Video Cast
- Display Mirroring
- Screen Mirroring, Cast Screen – Castto
- Smart View
Now that you know some of the popular screen mirror apps, take a look at all of them one-by-one and decide which one you want to use for connecting with Roku. Once you’ve made your mind, activating it is no brainer. You can do it by just going to the settings menu of the installed app.
Once screen mirroring is enabled, you can easily stream your favorite content from Kodi app in your smartphone to Roku connected with your PC. The best thing here is that there is no need for you to separately install Kodi app on Roku.
Btw, once again I would like to remind you that in order to successfully mirroring your android screen to Roku, make sure both are connected to the same internet network. If not, then all you’ll see is a blank screen. Now, apart from this, if you encounter any other problem then do let me know via the comments section given at the end of this post. In the meanwhile, do watch this complete video to understand the complete procedure –
Out of all the methods available on the web, this one’s the easiest way to connect Kodi on Roku & stream your favorite movies, tv shows, music and sports.
How to Get Kodi On Roku Using Android Smart TV
Installing Kodi on Roku is quite easy using an Android Smart TV. Follow this simple process to proceed –
- Go to the Roku device and press the Home button.
- Head over to Settings > System Update & make sure to have the latest Roku software build.
- Now open settings and search for the screen mirroring option.
- Once found, press OK to enable it and proceed ahead.
That’s it. Now, you’ve successfully connected Kodi with your Roku device to stream your favorite movies and tv shows.
By following all the steps mentioned above, it gets easier for you to download and install Kodi on Roku. However, still in-case, you’re facing any problem then do let me know about the issue in the comments section given below.