Twitter is a Social media and microblogging platform. On Twitter, the post that is posted is called a tweet. It has billions of users from all over the world. Roku is available as a standalone app for almost all major devices like Android, iOS, Windows, and Mac. It was also available on the Roku channel store in the beginning under the category of web video in that you can watch online videos and live streams on Twitter. It does not allow you to write or read the tweet. Now it was completely removed from Roku. So let’s see how to use Twitter on Roku.

How to Access Twitter on Roku?

You can only Screen mirror Twitter on Roku; all the writing tweets, scrolling, and all can be done only on your phone. You can use this feature to watch videos and live streams on your Roku screen. Some of the ways to do this are

  • Using Android
  • Via iOS devices
  • Using PC


Before screen mirroring Roku make sure of the following

  • Turn on/Connect your Roku device
  • Make sure both the Casting device and Roku device are connected to the same WiFi network.

Related: How to get Instagram on Roku

Enable Screen Mirroring on Roku

To enable the mirroring feature on Roku, follow the steps below.

1. Go to your Roku TV’s home screen and select Settings.

2. From the Settings, choose the System option.

Select System

3. Now, select Screen mirroring > screen mirroring mode.

Select Screen mirroring mode

4. Then, select the Prompt or Allways Allow option to enable the screen mirroring on Roku.

Enable screen mirroring on Roku

Twitter on Roku via Android

1) Open Playstore on your Android device.

2) Search for Twitter in the search bar


3) Download and install Twitter on your device.

4) Open Twitter on your device once installed.

5) Then, go to the Notification Panel and tap on Cast.

Tap on Cast to access Twitter on Roku

6) Now, choose your Roku device.

7) Finally, the Twitter app will mirror to your streaming device.

Twitter on Roku via iOS

1) Open the App Store on your iOS device

2) Click on the Search tab and type Twitter


3) Click on Get to download and install Twitter on your device.

4) Once installed, open Twitter on your iOS device.

Make sure you have enabled the AirPlay feature on your Roku TV. To do that, go to Settings > Apple AirPlay and HomeKit. Then, from the AirPlay HomeKit and Settings section, turn on the AirPlay feature.

5) Then, Go to the Control Center and tap on Screen Mirroring.

Tap on screen mirroring to get access to Twitter on Roku

6) Next, choose your Roku device.

7) Finally, you can access Twitter on your Roku TV.

Twitter on Roku via Web Browser

1) Open the browser on your device

2) Visit the Twitter official site in your browser

3) Open settings from the start menu


4) Select System settings

System settings

5) Now select Display from the left panel

6) Under display settings, select Connect to wireless display

Connect to wireless displays

7) Select your Roku device from the list of available devices

select device - TWITTER ON ROKU

8) Now, your can view Twitter on your device screen.

Related: How to Access Facebook on Roku

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can I get and watch Twitter on Roku?

Yes, you can use the screen mirroring feature to get Twitter on Roku.

2. Is Twitter free?

Yes, the Twitter platform is entirely free to use.