How to Add and Stream twitch on Roku
What is Twitch?
Twitch is an online video streaming service that focuses on live game streaming. It also features live esports competitions. It also provides music, programs, and news. Twitch was introduced in 2011 by a company named Twitch Interactive, a subsidiary of Amazon.
Is Twitch officially available on Roku?
Unfortunately, twitch is not officially available on the Roku platform. In this article, we will show you the alternative ways of downloading and streaming Twitch on Roku.
Note: We are going to download the unofficial version of Twitch so it may shut down or it may stop working at any time.
How to Add and Stream Twitch on Roku
To stream Twitch on Roku, you need the following things:
- Roku Device
- Roku Account
Open the browser on your PC or a smartphone go to the Roku website roku.com
Click Sign in from the top right corner.
Enter the username and password and click Sign in. If you don;t have an account, create one by signing up.
After signing in, go to the My Account page.
Click Add channel from Manage Account.
Provide the Channel code TwitchTV
Click on Add Channel from the app info screen.
Click Yes, Add channel to confirm installing the app.
Turn on the Roku device and you will see Twitch installed in your channels. Start streaming your favorite content on Twitch.
Alternative Method: Screen Mirroring
You can also stream Twitch by screen mirroring. For this purpose, you need an Android smartphone.
Enable Screen Mirroring on Roku
Press the home button and go to the settings.
Select “System” in the settings.
Select screen mirroring and select screen mirroring mode.
Check the Prompt option.
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Watch Twitch on Roku using Android
Android phones and Roku must be connected to the same network.
On your android, go to Settings then Connection and Sharing, and then click Cast.
Now select your Roku device from the available devices list and allow the device to mirror the screen.
Now launch the Twitch app on your Android phone and log in with your credentials. Select your favourite content and it will be cast on your Roku screen.
That was all about installing Twitch. Still, if you have any confusion or any queries regarding installing Twitch on Roku, feel free to ask in the comment section. We are here to help you and guide you to find solutions to your problems. You can also tell if you found this article helpful in installing Twitch on your Roku device by writing to us in the comment section. We will appreciate your responses.