ABC is the best free live TV streaming app compatible with Roku TV. With the catalog of the ABC app, the users can stream full episodes, hit shows, live TV, and more. It almost requires no signup procedure and you may stream any shows like Felicity, Ugly Betty, Army Wives, and dozens more. Besides this, the ABC app lets you watch the latest episodes of hit shows like Black-ish, Station 19, Grey’s Anatomy, etc. With an ABC account, you will get a personalized streaming experience. For instance, it supports saving your favorite, stream videos from where you have left off, syncs your preference across devices, etc. Above all, the ABC app is a multi-platform supported entertainment app. Besides accessing it on Roku, you may install it on lots of other devices including Android, iOS, Firestick, PC, etc.

Features of ABC

The salient features of ABC app include,

  • Stream ABC live TV on Roku from hundreds of providers.
  • Get access to the latest shows, up-to-date news, Sports, never miss events, etc.
  • Supports binge-watching throwback shows, classics, etc, of ABC.
  • Discover new shows and also watch highlights.

How to Download and Watch ABC on Roku?

ABC app is officially available for the Roku platform. Just follow the steps given below to download and Watch ABC on Roku TV.

Steps to Download ABC on Roku

Note: If you have Roku TV, then skip to the #2.

#1. Initially, connect Roku player into the HDMI port of the smart TV.

#2. Power on Roku TV and tap on Streaming Channels option on the home screen.

Select Streaming Channels
Select Streaming Channels

#3. Hover to tap on the Search Channels option from the left sidebar.

#4. Type as ABC using the on-screen keyboard and choose ABC from the suggestions.

#5. When redirected to the app info page, click on Add Channel button.

ABC on Roku
Click on Add Channel

#6. Wait for ABC TV to finish its downloading procedure. Launch it and start streaming your favourite contents.

Steps to Activate ABC on Roku

#1. On the home screen of the ABC channel, click on the Account option from the top of menu bar.

#2. Visit abc.com/activate on mobile or PC browser.

#3. Enter the activation code shown on Roku TV on your browser. Click Continue.

ABC on Roku
Enter the Activation Code

#4. Choose the pay-TV provider from the list to activate ABC.

#5. Enter your sign-in credentials of pay-TV.

#6. With this, ABC successfully activated.

Steps to Watch ABC on Roku

#1. Launch ABC channel on Roku TV at first.

#2. Click on Live tab on the top of home screen to watch ABC live on Roku TV.

ABC on Roku
Click on Live menu

Alternatively, tap on other options to watch ABC on Roku. For instance, select Popular, Drama, Comedy, News, Sports, Reality, etc.

#3. Choose the episode or shows to stream live or watch it on Roku TV.

Upon following the procedure discussed above, you can easily install ABC on Roku devices. It includes all the basic models like Roku HD, Roku LT, etc, and the latest models like Roku Express, Roku Premiere, Roku Ultra, Roku Streaming Sticks, and Roku TV. The shows and episodes available on the ABC app are available only in the US and their availability is subject to change.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is ABC available outside the U.S.?

No. ABC app and its online version (abc.com) is available only if your device is physically located in the U.S. and its territories. It includes Guam, American Samoa, Puerto Rico, Saipan, U.S. Virgin Islands, etc.

Is ABC free on Roku?

Yes. ABC app is entirely free-to-download and all its contents can be accessed at no cost.

Can you get ABC, NBC and CBS on Roku?

Yes. Roku Store supports ABC, NBC, and CBS channels officially and the Roku TV users can download it for unlimited entertainment.

How to access full episodes on demand?

By verifying your TV provider, ABC app user and those accessing it online (abc.com) can watch full episodes on demand.

Is it necessary to verify the TV provider account every time to use ABC app?

Yes and no. Most of the time, you need not re-enter your TV provider login credentials. However, some TV providers require you to verify your account.

Why is live streaming not available in my location?

It may be because of the live stream not being available in your geographic area or if your TV provider hasn’t participated in live streaming ABC.