With Xfinity Stream, you aren’t limited to streaming live TV or on-demand content. It is a Roku-compatible streaming service, and you can watch your favorite content at any time. Never miss any popular shows, movies, and more now on the Roku player. Choose to watch content from more than 200 channels that support Live TV with the Xfinity Stream Roku channel. At no extra cost, you can filter contents that you want to stream from the Xfinity full video-on-demand library. In addition, Xfinity supports subscribing to premium channels, sports packs, and international channels.

Xfinity Stream on Roku

Features of Xfinity Stream

The following are the features offered by the Xfinity Stream platform:

  • Get access to the linear cable channel, live broadcast channels, VOD, etc.
  • With Xfinity Stream, you can download and stream Cloud DVR recordings.
  • Stream more than 10000 shows or download them to watch them offline.
  • You can stream even the rented TV shows and movies from within the app during the rental period.

How to Install Xfinity Stream on Roku?

Xfinity Stream is available as a beta mode in the Channel Store. Just follow the procedure given below to get the Xfinity Roku channel.

#1. Connect Roku player to TV and power on it at first.

#2. On the Roku remote, press the Home button to launch the Channel Store.

#3. Select the Streaming Channels option from the left side pane.

Select Streaming Channels

#4. On the next screen, choose the Search Channels option. Next, enter Xfinity Stream in the Search Box and search for the app.

Enter Xfinity Stream

#5. From the suggestions list, choose the Xfinity Stream Beta.

#6. After that, click on Add Channel option to get it on Roku.

Add Xfinity Stream on Roku

#7. Finally, select OK on the confirmation pop-up to start using Xfinity on Roku.

Alternative Method – Add Xfinity Stream on Roku

#1. Visit the official website of the Roku Channel Store on a web browser.

#2. Select Sign in and enter your Roku account details.

#3. Once the Sign-in process is over, click on the Search channels field and enter Xfinity Stream beta.

Select Sign in to stream Xfinity Stream on Roku

#4. From the search results, choose the app.

Select Xfinity Stream

#5. Select Add Channel to add it on Roku.

Note: It will take 24 hours for the app to be available on Roku.

Select Add Channel to stream Xfinity Stream on Roku

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How to Activate and Watch Xfinity Stream on Roku?

You can activate the Xfinity Stream app by following the steps below.

#1. After adding the Xfinity Stream app, launch it.

#2. Select Get Started option on its home screen.

Select Get Started

#3. An activation code will be shown on the Roku screen.

#4. Visit www.xfinity.com/authorize from the phone or PC browser.

#5. Input the six-digit code you have on Roku TV and click on the Continue button.

Enter the Activation Code

#6. Then provide your Xfinity Stream login details and click on Sign in.

#7. When you get a success message, then your Roku screen will update. Just select Yes to accept and continue to access Xfinity Stream on your streaming device.

Click Yes

Alternative Method – How to Screen Mirror Xfinity Stream on Roku

Since your Roku device supports screen mirroring with the latest update to Roku. You can easily screen mirror the Xfinity Stream app from Android or iOS smartphones. But initially, you need to enable screen mirroring on Roku.

Screen Mirror Xfinity Stream from Android Smartphone

1. Connect your Android smartphone and Roku to the same wifi network.

2. Next, open the Google Play Store and install the Xfinity Stream app.

Install the Xfinity Stream app

3. Now, open the Xfinity Stream app and sign in with your subscription account.

4. Go to the Notification Panel and tap on the Cast icon.

5. Next, from the list of available devices, choose your Roku device.

Tap on Cast - Xfinity Stream on Roku

6. Finally, go back to the Xfinity Stream app and mirror its content to the Roku device-connected TV.

Screen Mirror Xfinity Stream from iOS Smartphone

Make sure that you have connected your iOS smartphone to the same wifi network as Roku. Then, follow the steps below.

1. From the App Store, install the Xfinity Stream app.

Tap on Screen Mirroring

2. Next, go to the Control Center and tap on the Screen Mirroring icon.

3. Choose your Roku device from the list of available devices.

4. Now, you can see your iOS Smartphone’s screen on your Roku device-connected TV.

5. Launch the Xfinity Stream app and sign in with your subscription account.

6. Finally, you can mirror your favorites to Roku TV.

Frequently Asked Questions

1) How to solve Xfinity Stream beta not working on Roku TV Stick?

Try to Restart your Roku device, Update your Roku device, Signout of your Xfinity account, and after restarting, sign in using your account, uninstall and reinstall Xfinity Stream on Roku, Check your internet connection, and Clear your Cache data.

2) Can you stream Xfinity Stream on Roku?

Yes, you can stream Xfinity Stream on Roku.

3) Is Xfinity Stream free on Roku?

Yes, Xfinity stream is free to install for Roku, but you need a Comcast account to stream it. In addition, once the beta version ends, you need to pay a separate fee of about $7.45 to stream the Xfinity stream.