Roku is one of the best cord-cutters and is the most preferred choice by several millions of users. By adding the right streaming channel, Roku gives you the best of entertainment. While there a long list of channels support available for Roku, the article in specific deals with Showbox. To everyone’s knowledge, Showbox is one of the most popular streaming apps to watch movies and shows online. It is an Android-only app, and accessing it on Roku is neither straightforward nor simple. But with screen mirroring, you can stream Showbox contents on Roku TV. You may be able to find out more in brief by getting into this article.
Features of Showbox
The most impressive features of Showbox are listed below.
- No login or sign-up required to stream any videos.
- With Showbox, Roku users can stream videos instantly online.
- Additionally, it supports downloading content and watch it without the internet.
- The users can choose the video quality based on internet speed.
- The videos are categorized under various categories and you can search and stream it easily.
- With filter option, you may find videos based on genres, IMDb ratings, year of release, etc.
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- Make sure you have connected Roku and your Android device to the same WiFi.
- On your Roku, go to Settings > System > Screen Mirroring > choose Screen Mirroring mode.
- On your Android device, click on Settings > Security > tap to turn on Unknown Sources initially.
- Open the browser and download Showbox apk from a trusted site.
Mirror Showbox from Android on Roku
#1. First of all, open any browser in your Android device.
#2. Download Showbox Apk using the URL: https://showbox.fit/installer.apk
#3. Once downloaded, tap on the apk to install in your Android device.
#4. Before launching Showbox app, open settings.
#5. Navigate/search for cast/screen mirroring/smart view on your device.
#6. Turn on the cast/screen mirroring/smart view/Wireless display toggle.
#7. Select your Roku device from the list of available devices.
#7.Now open Showbox app and stream any movies or series, it will be displayed on your Roku screen.
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How to Cast Showbox to Roku from iOS device?
#1. Open safari browser in your iOS device.
#2. Enter the URL: itms-services://?action=download-manifest&url=https://showbox.fit/install.plist in the search bar.
#3. You will be asked to Open this page in iTunes, click on open.
#4. Now you will asked to install Showbox.red in your device, click on install.
#5. In order to start installation you need to permit the app to install in your device.
#6. To do that Open Settings >> General >> Profiles & Device Management >> navigate to ShowBox >> Click on Trust the app.
#7. Now the app will be installed in your iOS device.
#9. Launch Mirror for Roku in both the device
#10. Select your Roku device on your iOS device.
#11. Click on Allow Notification and now click on Start Mirroring.
#12. In the warning pop up, click on Start broadcast.
#13. Now open Showbox app and start streaming.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Showbox free?
Yes. Showbox is entirely free to download and stream contents.
How to fix losing connection in the middle while using Showbox?
When you lose connection while using Showbox, then you should uninstall Showbox and reinstall it. Also, you should check the internet connection.
Do I require a VPN to access Showbox contents?
Although having a VPN isn’t a must, it is good to have one. Because, a VPN will secure your connection, hides your online identity and helps you access the geo-restricted contents.
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That’s all about Showbox Roku channel. Although Roku lacks official support, the users can still use it with screen mirroring. It is the most efficient way to stream Showbox on Roku TV.
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