How to Mirror Screen on Android & Windows using Roku

Roku is a great streaming device which let you stream Movies, TV Series and videos on your TV. There are various streaming devices available on the Internet such as Amazon Fire Stick and Roku is one of them. It has great features and it offers streaming of Netflix, HBO, Prime Video and many other providers are available for streaming on Roku.

Roku is a perfect streaming device to stream videos on TV, I personally use Roku for my TV to stream movies and all other stuff. Roku Screen Mirroring doesn’t require any cable or physical connection for streaming. You can mirror all the stuff of your Android Mobile Phone or Windows to the Roku directly.

Roku Screen Mirroring Android & Windows

Roku Screen Mirroring on Windows & Android

Roku is one of the best streaming devices and it has all the features which a streaming device should have. The great thing about Roku is that along with the streaming Roku also offers Screen Mirroring which means that you can Mirror your Mobile Phone or PC via Roku. You might have stuff on your mobile phone which you want to enjoy on the bigger screen then you will need Roku. 

With the help of Roku Screen Mirror, you will be able to mirror the complete screen of your mobile directly to the TV. But nowadays there are Smart TVs available in the market which has Screen Mirroring feature inbuilt, so in case if you have a Smart TV then you don’t need Roku and you can direct your mobile screen to Smart TV.

Enable Screen Mirror on Roku

Before proceeding further you have to enable the screen mirroring of your Roku device and after that, you would be able to mirror the screen. Once you have mirrored your mobile to Roku then all the stuff such as Photos, Videos, Instagram feed or whatever you have in your mobile phone can be watched on the TV.

Basically, Roku uses Screencast application to enable the screen mirroring. You just have to enable the screen mirror from your Roku device. Follow the below steps to enable screen mirroring.

  • At first visit Settings option of your Roku device.
  • Then tap on System settings. There you will find an option of Screen Mirroring.
  • Open the Screen Mirror option and tap on Enable Screen Mirroring.
  • That’s it, Now Roku Screen Mirroring will be enabled on your device.
  • Now you have to connect your mobile or pc via the Screen Mirroring to enjoy.

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Roku Screen Mirroring Option Not Showing?

We found that on some devices Roku Screen Mirroring option was not available. If you are also having the same issue then here we have got the perfect solution for you by which you can enable the screen mirroring.

At first, make sure that you have updated Roku OS. If you do not have the latest updated Roku OS then you have to update it for updating Roku OS open Settings and then select System Update. There you will find an option of Check Now. Click on the Check Now button.

Now it will show you whether there is an update available or not if it’s showing the update available then go ahead and update the OS of your Roku device. Once you update the OS then you will be able to find the Screen Mirroring option.

Roku Screen Mirroring for Android

Once you have enabled the Screen Mirroring option then it’s time to connect your Android device with Roku device to start screen mirroring. Before starting the Screen Mirroring make sure that your Android device has Android Version 4.2 or above then this.

Screen Mirroring is supported by Android Version 4.2 or more. To start screen mirroring go to Settings of your mobile phone then open Display and after that tap on Cast. Now it will show you all the available devices for the ScreenCast.

Now make sure that you have enabled the Screen Mirroring successfully on Roku, if screen mirror is enabled on Roku then it will show you Roku device in the list. If there is Roku device in the list then tap on the device name and it will be connected for screen mirroring with Roku.

That’s it, Now you are ready to enjoy your Android Stuff on the bigger screen using Roku Screen Mirror Option. If you are having any trouble in screen mirroring then you can let us know via the comments section below.

SUMMING IT UP:

So, here was the complete guide on Roku Screen Mirroring to PC or Android. This is the easiest guide to Mirror Screen on Roku. Roku device is similar to the Google Chromecast and Amazon Fire Stick which enables you to stream videos and movies online on the TV screen.

Please keep in mind that you may face some issues while screen mirroring on Roku because it has some bugs which may get fixed in the upcoming update. If you are having any trouble in screen mirroring or have any query related to Roku then you can ask that in the comments section below. We would be happy to hear from you.

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