TikTok is a social media app for viewing and sharing short videos. It is a popular app for bringing out the hidden talents of individuals from all over the world. The videos based on dance, singing, acting, gaming, food, sports, and DIY are available in the app. If you are a regular TikTok user and looking for ways to watch TikTok Videos on TV, you can use streaming devices like Roku or Firestick. Here are the ways to watch TikTok videos on your TV using a Roku streaming device.
TikTok provides a user-friendly interface for the smooth streaming of videos. It feeds videos of personal interest in the timeline and ensures endless entertainment. Moreover, the user can follow their favorite celebrity. Also, you have the option to like and comment on the TikTok videos.
Is TikTok Avilable for Roku?
No, the TikTok channel is yet to be available on the Channel Store. However, you can use the TikTok app on your Android or iOS Smartphone to mirror its contents using the screen mirroring feature. Also, you can go through the following section to learn more about getting the services of TikTok on a Roku device-connected TV.
How to Watch TikTok Videos on Roku?
Unfortunately, TikTok is not accessible in the Channel Store. But, you can access TikTok through screen mirroring from your Smartphone. Before proceeding further, you have to Enable Screen Mirroring on your Roku device.
Enable Screen Mirroring on Roku
1. Turn on your Roku TV and press the Home button on your Roku remote.
2. Then, scroll down and select the Settings option.
3. Now, choose the System option.
4. From the System option, choose Screen mirroring > Screen mirroring mode.
5. Finally, hit the Prompt or Always Allow option.
That’s it, guys!. You have successfully enabled the screen mirroring on your Roku device-connected TV.
Screen Mirror TikTok to Roku from Android Smartphone
#1 Connect your Android Smartphone to a Wi-Fi network as same as Roku.
#2 Download and install the TikTok app from Google Play Store.
#3 Swipe down the Notification Panel on your Android Smartphone.
#4 Select the Cast option, and this option may vary from your Smartphone brand.
#5 Tap the Roku device to connect.
#6 Launch the TokTok app and Sign in to your account. Next, select a TikTok video to stream it on your TV.
Screen Mirror TikTok to Roku from iOS Smartphone
AirPlay is used to cast the iOS device screen for media file sharing and streaming. Recently it has been made available on certain Roku devices. You have to update your Roku device to get the AirPlay feature. Ensure that the Roku and iPhone are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.
On Roku Device
#1 Turn on your Roku device-connected TV and select Settings from the home screen.
#2 From the Settings, select the Apple AirPlay and HomeKit option.
#3 Then, scroll down and choose the AirPlay and HomeKit Settings. Next, select the AirPlay option. If the AirPlay option is turned off, turn it on.
#4 Next, select the Require Code option and choose First Time Only option.
After that, you have successfully enabled the AirPlay feature on your Roku device-connected TV.
Screen Mirror TikTok on Roku from iOS Smartphone
#1 Go to the App Store on your iOS Smartphone.
#2 Install the TikTok app and sign in to your account.
#3 Drag down the Control Center and tap the Screen Mirroring option.
#4 Choose the Roku device and type the Passcode that appears on the TV Screen.
#5 Finally, go to the TikTok app and mirror its content to your streaming device.
NOTE: The Airplay is supported on only selected models. On other models, you can use Mirror for Roku app to screen mirror your iOS Smartphone to your streaming device-connected TV. Also, if your iOS Smartphone’s screen is not mirroring, you need to fix the AirPlay not working on the Roku issue.
Screen Mirror TikTok Videos on Roku from PC
Connect your Roku device and PC to the same Wi-Fi network and follow the steps below.
1. Open a browser on your PC.
2. Then, visit the URL https://www.tiktok.com/.
3. Sign in to your account.
4. Then, choose any TikTok video you want and play it.
5. Next, press the Windows + K keys on your keyboard simultaneously.
6. Choose your Roku device.
7. Now, the TikTok videos will stream on your Roku TV.
Frequently Asked Questions
The TikTok app is unavailable in the Roku Channel Store.
You can screen mirror the TikTok Videos to Roku TV.
You can screen mirror the TikTok app to your Roku TV.