Netflix is the streaming service that allows you to stream a huge variety of award-winning movies, TV shows, documentaries, web series and thousands of entertainment contents. Watch all your media contents over the internet and also allows you to download your titles to watch them anytime and anywhere on offline. You can get instant access to your movies and shows in over 190 countries. All the available contents may vary according to the region. Netflix offers ad-free streaming service, there is always something new to watch. It is a subscription-based streaming service with which you can watch your contents on SD, HD and also in Ultra HD resolutions. Netflix is available on various streaming devices includes smartphones (Android and iOS), tablets, Windows computers, Roku, Amazon Firestick, smart TVs, game consoles, streaming media players and set-top boxes.

Features of Netflix

  • Offers Unlimited ad-free streaming.
  • Offers 4 membership plans to subscribe.
  • Available in more than 190 countries.
  • Allows to download the media contents and watch them on offline.
  • Accessible on various devices, it is based on the membership plan you subscribed.
  • Watch contents in all high definition resolution including 4K Ultra HD.
  • Supports subtitles and alternative audio (Dolby 5.1).

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How to install Netflix on Roku?

Roku is a popular streaming player which supports a number of streaming app. All its supported apps are available on the Roku Channel Store. Most of the Roku devices are pre-installed with Netflix app. If it is not pre-installed, you can download Netflix official app directly from Roku Channel Store.

#1: Connect your Roku player to the HDMI port on your TV.

#2: Turn on your TV and open the Roku media player.

#3: Now enter the Roku Sign-in credentials and go to Roku home screen.

#4: Select the Streaming Channels menu option from the left side of the home screen.

Netflix on Roku


#5: List of streaming channels are available, scroll down to choose Netflix app under movies and TV category.

Netflix app under movies and TV category

#6: Select Add Channel option from the Netflix app information screen.

Netflix on Roku

#7: Then select Go to Channel, it will download the Netflix app on your Roku device.

#8: Once the app is installed, launch the app.

Netflix on Roku

#9: when the Netflix app is opened, it will ask Are you a member of Netflix? Click Yes, if you are already a member.

If you are not a member, select sign up and follow the on-screen instruction to get the Netflix membership.

Now you can enjoy unlimited ad-free streaming on Netflix.

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To Conclude

Netflix is considered as one of the best streaming services on Roku media player. You can browse through rows of TV shows and movies organised under different categories. It allows you to set parental controls on every individual profile. All its media contents are enabled with subtitles and alternative audio. Follow the same procedure to install Netflix on other Roku devices Roku Express, Express+, Premiere, Premiere +, Streaming devices, Roku MHL stick, Roku Ultra, and Roku TV.