How to Install, Watch and Cast Plex to Roku?

Watch your favorite content on Plex on your TV using Roku.

Roku provides a better and free way to stream TV channels. You can also add many other streaming services like Netflix, Hulu, Sling TV and Amazon Prime Video etc. These apps are available on the Roku channel store and can be easily downloaded and installed. Some of these apps are paid and you have to buy a subscription to stream these apps. Sometimes, some apps are not available on the Roku store so you don’t need to be worried. We will guide you on how you can stream these apps on your Roku by screen mirroring or any other method. Roku comes in a variety of features and prices.

Roku Devices

Some of the very popular Roku devices are as follow:

  • Roku Express
  • Roku Express 4K+
  • Roku Ultra
  • Roku Streaming Stick+
  • Roku Streambar
  • Roku Streambar Pro
  • Roku TVs

What is Plex?

Plex is a media server that lets you organize your media files on your system. You can watch and access your media files stored on Plex server anywhere in the world using the internet. Plex also features many movies, TV shows and music. Plex is a free service. You can stream content for free. It also provides a premium version that provides extra features and content.

Is Plex Available on Roku?

Plex is a multi-platform service and is officially available on Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, Amazon firestick and Roku. Plex is officially available on the Roku channel store. In this article, we will guide you on how to install Plex on Roku.

How to Install Plex on Roku

Watch and Cast Plex to Roku

Step 1

Connect your Roku device to your TV via HDMI cable.

Step 2

Switch your TV on and select the HDMI port to launch the Roku device.

Step 3

Sign in with your Roku account.

Step 4

Press the home button on your remote and go to the home screen of your Roku device. Now select the option Streaming Channels.

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Step 5

The Roku store will open. Now select Search Channels

Step 6

Search Plex by using the on-screen keyboard with the help of the Roku remote.

Step 7

Select the official Plex app from the search results and on the next screen, click +Add Channel.

Step 8

After that app will start to download and after installation, the channel will be added click OK.


 In this article, we tried to cover each and everything about Plex. Plex is officially available on the Roku channel store, so you don’t need to do any screen casting or any other difficult procedure. Simply install the app from the store by acting upon the steps shown in this article. We tried our best to make it simple and effective at the same time. Still, if you have any confusion or difficulty regarding installing the Plex, just shoot in the comment section. We always feel pleasure to help you out. You can also tell us in the comment section if you found this article helpful. Thank you!

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