YouTube TV is one of the best alternatives for cable TV. It has over 85+ top live channels to watch on categories like news, sports, entertainment, etc. Also, you can add your favorite channel you love apart from the available channel as an add-on with additional charges. YouTube TV does not require any setup boxes or cable to access, just open the app, and start watching your favorite TV channel. They are available at a monthly price tag of $64.99 with complete access and no hidden fees. YouTube TV is officially on Roku and you can easily install it.

Features of YouTube TV

  • 85+ Live channels on subscription under different categories.
  • Includes league networks like NBA and MLB Networks.
  • Unlimited Cloud DVR storage with no limits on simultaneous downloads
  • Recordings can be kept stored for up to 9 months.
  • Stream on 3 devices simultaneously and 6 accounts per household.
  • $0 cost for installation of YouTube TV.

Channels available on YouTube TV

Below are the channels available on YouTube TV that you can watch on Roku connected TV:

  • ABC
  • CBS
  • FOX
  • BBC
  • Animal Planet
  • Adult Swim
  • HGTV
  • MTV
  • National Geographic
  • SEC ESPN Network
  • Paramount Network
  • The CW
  • YouTube Originals and many more

Add-on Channels (Additional charges based on the Channel)

  • Acron
  • AMC Premiere
  • Cinemax
  • CuriosityStream
  • EPIX
  • FOX Soccer Plus
  • HBO
  • HBO Max
  • NBA League Pass
  • ShowTime
  • Shudder
  • Sundance Now
  • UMC

Related: Sling TV on Roku

How to Install YouTube TV on Roku?

Follow the steps below to add YouTube TV on your Roku connected TV:

[1] Press the Home button in your Roku remote for Roku menu

[2] Click on Search from the menu.


[3] Type YouTube TV in the search bar.

YouTube TV On Roku

[4] Now you will be directed to Roku channel store.

[5] Click on Add channel to add channel to your list.

YouTube TV On Roku

[6] Now open YouTube TV from My channels.

[7] Start watching all your favorite TV channels live.

Link and Activate YouTube TV account with Roku

[1] Open YouTube TV from your Roku My channels.

[2] Click on already a member in the YouTube TV screen.

[3] Now open the YouTube TV activation site on your mobile or PC.

[4] After entering the site, login with your Google Account.

[5] Now enter the code that appear on your YouTube TV screen

Enter Code and click Next

[6] Click on Next and Allow to use your Google information.

Click Allow

[7] Now return to your device you will be logged into your Google account.

Related: YouTube TV on Nvidia Shield TV

So now you can watch all your favorite TV channels and YouTube originals via YouTube TV on your Roku device. If you have any doubts make use of the comment section below. For more tech updates, tips, and review, explore