Considered by itself, as one of the largest IPTV services, FilmOn Roku offers more than 45,000 free and paid titles from its on-demand library. Besides, it also hosts several linear TV channels, and podcasts (audio and video). Available for a long time as a Beta version on Roku’s private channel store, FilmOn. TV is now visible on the public channel store.

Know About FilmOn Roku

  • Stream live TV absolutely free with FilmOn Roku
  • In fact, the brand is said to lead the live streaming industry offering both paid and free options
  • It distributes licensed media to viewers across the country although it was initially created for overseas viewers
  • Today, it is still, available across subcontinents and can access the site from wherever you are, internationally
  • In 2010, FilmOn Roku came to USA after a successful launch in the UK around 2009
  • Access a massive catalog of channels and other media based upon your paid plan subscription


  • The channel accesses content from the FilmOn Service
  • As soon as you launch FilmOn.TV, you will receive a prompt that will provide you a choice between Live and On-Demand
  • Choose any of these options to proceed with watching your preferred show
  • While there are at least 46 categories, region-specific channels are also available
  • The on-demand collection also comes with 18 different groupings.
  • Press the STAR or * button the Roku remote to login or create a FilmOn Roku Link account
  • Account creation is free and if you wish to watch content with advertisements, you do not even require a FilmOn account
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Subscriptions and plans

  • There is one basic subscription that you can top-up with some extras – that requires users to pay
  • Live broadcast TV free for your region can be accessed; this could be Geo-blocked depending upon your location and license


  • Free subscriptions are available where just under 100 channels are available for viewers to choose from
  • This plan also includes FilmOn Roku’s vast on-demand library that encompasses thousands of titles
  • All these are available in low resolution and come with digital advertisements.


  • A Premium package is available at a cost of $14.95 a month and costs $149.99 for an entire year’s subscription
  • Here, you get to watch more than 500 channels and over 45,000 on-demand videos and media
  • Access premium TV and get 10 hours of DVR time in addition to HQ viewing


  • DVR time is available with a premium subscription to FilmOn Roku that constitutes to at least 10 hours
  • For a particular number of DVR hours, users will have to pay an additional charge
  • Three additional hours of DVR can cost up to $5 per month and 300 additional hours for the entire year can cost up to $190 per year.

FilmOn Roku App

  • FilmOn does come with an app that is compatible with most browsers on the Windows Desktop
  • The app is also compatible to download for other devices besides the Roku such as:
    • Blackberry 10
    • HTML5 Mobile
    • PlayStation 4
    • Chromecast
    • Android
    • Apple TV
    • LG TV
    • XBOX
    • iOS
  • Install streaming app for XBMC streaming media players or for Kodi

Channels available on FilmOn Roku

  • There are several hundreds of channels available on FilmOn
  • Choices vary depending upon your area
  • Access premium channels such as (to name a few):
    • BBC One, 2, 3, and 4 along with BBC News
    • CBeebies
    • CBBC
    • ITV1, 2, 3 and 4
    • Channel 4
    • E4
    • More 4
    • Film 4,
    • Dave
    • Really
    • Yesterday
    • 5USA
    • CBS Reality
    • Channel 5
    • Pick TV
    • CBS Drama
    • Fox

Multiple devices

  • FilmOn Roku’s subscription can be accessed on as many devices as you have
  • Meet the channel’s minimum technical device requirements to get content on them
  • Use the email address in conjunction with your username, with which you applied for the subscription

Account creation FilmOn Roku

  • It is imperative for users to create an account on FilmOn to access content
  • Reach out to to enter your credentials on the Creating An Account screen
  • You will have to type your Email / Login, Password and thereafter Confirm Password
  • Thereafter, check the box against I Agree to the Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy
  • Finally, click on Create an Account
  • If you possess a promotional code, you can enter it under the Promo Code (Optional) box

Know the difference between DVR and HQ Packages from our experts by calling @ +1-844-489-7600 toll-free number, when you get a FilmOn Roku subscription. Find FilmOn Roku under the device’s channel store and click on it to append it to your device.

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