FaceTime is a video call app available for Apple devices like iPhones, iPads, and Mac. This is a free video call app that allows you to connect with your friends virtually. You only need a stable internet connection to seamlessly connect with your friends over video calls. It has features like Mic modes that help you with noise cancellation and portrait mode that helps you with blurring your background. Moreover, you also have the option to stream the FaceTime video call on the big screen with Roku.

How to Use FaceTime with Roku

You can’t find the FaceTime app on Roku, and the app is only available for iOS devices and Mac PC models like:

  • iOS devices – iPhone 4 or later, iPad Pro, iPad 2 or later, and iPad Mini.
  • macOS devices – You can find the Facetime app on macOS X 10.9.2 or later.

So, to stream the FaceTime Video calls, you need to enable the AirPlay feature. After that, you can screen mirror the FaceTime app from Apple devices like iPhones, iPad, and Mac PC.

Screen Mirror Facetime on Roku from iOS Devices

1. Make sure to connect your iOS device and Roku to the same wifi network.

2. Go to the App Store and install the Facetime app.

3. Move to the Control Center and tap on the Screen Mirroring icon from it.

Tap on Screen Mirroring - FaceTime on Roku

4. Now, your iOS device will scan for nearby devices. From there, select your Roku device.

5. After that, open the Facetime app and sign in to your account.

6. Initiate a video call and mirror it to Roku.

Screen Mirror Facetime on Roku from Mac PC

Facetime app is a built-in app that is available for Mac PC. So, you don’t have to follow the installation process to get the Facetime app.

1. Connect your Mac PC to the same wifi network as your Roku is connected.

2. Navigate to and click on the Control Center icon from the upper right corner.

3. Hit the Screen Mirroring icon and choose your Roku device from the list.

Tap on the Screen Mirroring icon

4. Now, launch the Facetime app and sign in to your account.

5. Make a video call and mirror it to the big screen.


1. What are the alternatives to FaceTime?

Some of the best alternatives to FaceTime are Google Duo, Google Meet, Zoom, and more.

2. Is the FaceTime app free?

Yes, the FaceTime app is free to install. Also, you can make video calls with FaceTime free as well.