How to Turn Off Roku Device? [With or Without Remote]

Hi guys, I’m here today with another interesting content. Guess what? Yes, the content is on how to turn off your Roku device. Are you searching for the best methods to turn off your Roku device? Then you are in the correct place. Come, let’s get into the content.

Before that, let’s see what is Roku, and what are its power-saving options? Roku is a line of digital media players. It lets you access to watch 500000 movies, Live TV, and several TV shows. As I mention in every content, Roku is one of the best replacement for your cord services. It is portable, powerful, and cost-efficient.

Do many people ask how to turn off my Roku Ultra, Roku 3, etc. This is because many Roku models are available. Each streaming device of Roku has a different shape, size, and price. You have to turn on the Roku device in order to explore the entertainment. Likewise, you have to turn off Roku in order to save power.

Roku streaming devices have no power on and off switch. Weird right? But it’s true. We use to turn off the electronic devices when not in use. It’s not the case with Roku’s streaming devices. They are designed to remain powered at all times. But for what purpose? It is to download new OS software and channel updates without interrupting you.

I hope you might have got a short introduction to both Roku and its power-saving features. If you are ready, let’s get into the content on the methods to turn off your Roku device. Come, let’s get into the content.

How to Turn Off Roku Device?

Turn Off Roku Device
How to Turn Off Roku Device?

As I said earlier Roku is designed to stay powered on and remains connected to the internet. But it’s a low power-consuming device. So, no need to worry about the devices’ safety and your electricity bill. If you are are not satisfied and stubborn in turning off the device, then continue with the following methods.

There are different types of Roku devices and each has a unique way to turn it off. In this context, we are going to discuss the following Roku devices.

  • Roku 4
  • USB powered Roku players
  • Roku 3
  • Turn off Roku TV

Come, let’s jump into the methods of turning off the above-given Roku streaming devices. Want to know more about the types of Roku devices, check

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How To Turn Off Roku 4 Device?

Roku 4 is a set-top box type streaming device. With this, you can stream upto 4K, HD, and HDR quality videos. You can turn it off easily by following the steps given below. Follow carefully to finish it successfully.

1. Go to settings

Select Settings
Select Settings

Initially turn on your Roku device and navigate to the Settings option which can be accessed by pressing the home button.

2. System settings

Select System
Select System

Now, click on the System settings from the settings page.

3. Power option

Select the Power option under the system settings option.

4. Power Saving menu

You can see plenty of options related to power settings. Such as ‘Auto Power Off, Power Off, and System Restart’.

Auto Power-off – Enabling this option will turn off your device when not in use continuously for 30 minutes.

System Restart – Enabling this option helps you to reboot your device.

Power off – Enabling this option will turn off your device immediately.

Also, You can Choose the option accordingly. By this you can easily turn off your Roku 4.

How To Turn Off USB Powered Roku Players

As the name suggests these are the Roku devices in the shape of flash-drive. Little larger in size than a USB pen-drive. Roku Express and Roku Streaming Stick+ are the two Roku devices that are USB powered. Why these are called as USB powered devices? Because these devices won’t have a power adapter. So, you have to plug it into the USB and HDMI ports of your TV for power supply.

If there is no power adapter then how to turn off these devices? Well, it’s very simple. As it takes power supply from your TV, turning off your TV will turn off the Roku devices connected to it.

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How To Turn Off Roku 3 Device

Roku 3 is a streaming device in the shape of a set-top box media player. Thanks to the built-in power-saving mode. Yes, it will enter into the power saving mode when not in use for 30 minutes. Despite this, you can turn off the device by unplugging it from the power socket.

All the Roku devices are designed to activate power-saving mode when not in use for 30 minutes. Other than that the only way to turn off the device is by terminating the power supply to the device.

How To Turn Off Roku TV

Roku TV is as of your other smart TVs. The only way to turn it off is by directly switching off your smart TV. Despite this, you can opt for the power saving options on Roku TV. You can use the power saving options by navigating to Settings –> System –> Power –> Auto Power savings.

This will direct you to the page having power saving options. You have options like Auto Power savings, Standby LED, Fast TV start, and System Restart. Come, let’s explore it.

Auto Power Savings – itself has two more options. Reduce power after 15 minutes and Turn off after 4 hours. The first option will turn your TV off if remain idle for 15 minutes. And the second option will turn off your TV if remain idle for 4 hours.

Standby LED – Enabling this option will turn off the LED in front of your TV when you turn off your TV.

Fast TV Start – Enabling this option will keep your TV in standby mode. You have use voice command either from the remote or Roku mobile app to wake up your TV. I suggest you disable this option to save energy.

System Restart – Enabling this option will reboot your device.

Also, Read: How to Turn ON Roku Device [With or Without Remote]


That’s all guys. This is all you need to know about the methods to turn off your Roku device. I hope the content will be useful and satisfactory. Roku is a less power consuming electronic device. Those persons who care more about consuming energy can use the above-given methods to turn off your Roku device of all types. Stay on the track and update yourself with technology. To get more details on how to add more apps to Roku, visit


How to turn off Roku Ultra Device?

You can’t turn off Roku Ultra directly. But you have the option to put it in Auto power-saving mode. This will turn off the device after 30 minutes of inactivity.

How to turn off Roku TV without remote?

You can use the Roku mobile app to turn off your Roku TV. Also, you can cut off the power supply to turn off the device.

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