How to Setup Roku TV? [Simple Steps with Screenshots and Video 2021]

Have you bought a Roku TV and want to know how to Setup Roku TV??. Well Done.., you have done a great job by buying a Roku TV instead of a Roku Streaming Player. Mostly, users prefer streaming players for portability but once you connect it to a TV. You are never gonna remove it or move it. 

However, a small issue on streaming Player is connecting to a TV that Wall mounted. You will not get a space to keep a Roku Streaming player to direct line sight of the remote.

But Roku TV is awesome which comes with your own brand of television like TCL, Hisense, and much more. The Hisense is the first television to merge with Roku to make a Roku operating system on TV.

Let’s move on to the Topic of How to Setup a Roku TV like Hisense, TCL Roku TV. For every Roku TV, you can just follow the same steps to set up.

What is Roku?

Everyone would have known about the Roku Device and the software used in it. So, First Hisense Smart Tv and Roku joined their hands and made a TV that works on the Roku Operating System. Roku TV will contain all the features like normal TV but you cannot add any third-party apps on it. Only Roku TV allows installing Apps from its Roku Channel store.

How to Setup a Roku TV?

Bought a Roku TV congratulation… You have done great work by choosing Roku TV. Now, Let’s Begin the Setup Procedure for that you have to follow the steps below.

Setup Roku TV
How to Setup Roku TV?

Step1: Connect the Power Adapter one End to the TV socket and another end to a Power Source.

Connect Power Adapter
Connect Power Adapter

Step2: Now, Install the battery on your Roku Remote.

Put Battery on Remote
Put Battery on Remote

Step3: Now, Turn on your Roku TV using the Roku Remote by pressing the Power button.

Press Power button
Press Power button

Step4: Now, you can find the Roku TV logo on your screen.

Logo on Screen
Roku TV Logo on Screen

Step5: In the next screen, it will ask you to select the Language of your Roku TV. just select your preferred language. Select English.

Select language
Select language

Step6: Next it will ask for an option to select your location. Mostly, it won’t appear on all the devices. Select your location.

Select Location
Select Location

Step7: Then, it asks for Set Up Environment. Select Set Up for Home Use.

Select Home Use
Select Home Use

Step8: In the Next Step, you have to connect to the Internet.

Select Wireless | Setup Roku TV
Select Wireless

Select Wireless option–> Set Up new Wireless Connection.

Step9: It will search for the Wireless connection around your TV. Select your Wi-Fi name and enter your password to Connect. Then, click on the Connect option.

Search Wireless Connection | Setup Roku TV
Search Wireless Connection

Step10: It will check for requirements on your Wireless connection.

Search Wireless Connection | Setup Roku TV
Search Wireless Connection

Step11: Once it connects, it will start looking for the Software update. If updates require it will update automatically.

Check for Software Update
Check for Software Update

Step12: Next it will take you to the Activation of your Roku Account.

Also, Read: How to Turn On Roku Device?

How to Activate your Roku TV?

Step13: On your TV Screen, you can find notification to Activate your TV.

Activation Code on Screen | Setup Roku TV
Activation Code on Screen

Step14: Now, Open your PC or Laptop browser and Type roku.com/linK. Click on Enter.

Enter Code display on Screen
Enter Code display on Screen

Step15: It will ask you to enter the code displayed on your TV screen. Just type the code and click on submit.

Step16: On the Next Screen, it will ask to link your Roku Account.

Link Roku Account | Setup Roku TV
Link Roku Account

If you have any account on Roku click on Yes, I already have one. Otherwise, click on No, I need to Create One.

Create Roku Account
Create Roku Account

Step17: For Creating an Account, it will ask you to enter all your personal information and creating a pin for your Purchases.

Choose Pin Preference
Choose Pin Preference

Step18: Enter your Payment information. Roku will not charge until you make any purchases.

Payment Information | Setup Roku TV
Payment Information

Step19: In the next screen, it will ask you to select some channels for your Roku TV. Just select the channels you want to add and click on Continue.

Add Some Channels
Add Some Channels

Step20: Now, it will add all your channels to your Roku TV.

Adding Channels | Setup Roku TV
Adding Channels

Now, you have successfully activated Roku TV.

Also, Read: How to Turn OFF Roku Device?

Video Tutorial for Roku TV Set up

How to Set up a Roku TV

Final Words

Setup Roku TV is so simple and can be done in a few minutes. Just follow the steps above and activate your Roku TV instantly without any issues. However, Roku allows connecting other devices like Gaming consoles, Antennas, DVD Player, DVR, VCR, and much more. Users can also, connect Antenna TV input to watch your Channels. Want to add channels to your Roku TV?. Check out the Guides in Roku Matters to add various channels.

FAQ

Do you have to pay to activate a Roku TV?

No, need to pay for the activation of your Roku TV. Roku never asks the user to pay for the Activation. Follow the Roku.com/link to activate your device.

Can you watch normal TV on a Roku TV?

Yes, Roku TV allows to watch all the Normal TV by using the antenna cable or satellite TV. However, Roku has all the streaming channels in it. But, you can download and third-party apps on your Roku TV.

Leave a Comment