Optimum TV is one of the popular cable TV providers in the United States. And with this platform, you can watch live TV channels, sports, news, on-demand shows, and movies. And only with the subscription to Optimum TV at $30 per month you can get the entertainment channels offered by them on your Cable TV. Even you have the option to add the Optimum TV to your Roku device. So, in the following section, let us discuss how you can add Optimum TV to Roku.

Can you Get Optimum on Roku?

Unfortunately, the Optimum channel is unavailable on the Roku Channel Store. However, we have sought out a way that you can try to watch the Optimum channel on your Roku device-connected TV. To do the same, you can follow the section below.

Features

The features of the Optimum app are,

  • You can use your device as a remote to control the digital cable boxes.
  • It supports cloud DVR, and you can record your favorite shows.
  • You can get recommendations for content that you like.
  • It allows you to highlight or mark your favorite programs in the Favorite List.
  • You can get schedules of programs on any channel.
  • This app lets you easily browse for content through voice search.
  • You can search for videos by keyword, title, cast, subject, or category.

How to Get Optimum on Roku?

Optimum is not officially available on Roku Channel Store. Yet you can get it on your Roku device by means of the Screen Mirroring option.

How to Enable Screen Mirroring on Roku?

Follow the below steps to enable Screen Mirroring on Roku.

1. Connect the Roku device to your TV, and the Homepage will appear.

2. Navigate to the Setting option from the main menu.

Screen Mirroring

3. Click on the System settings button in the right-side menu.

3. Select the Screen mirroring mode option.

4. Pick either the Prompt or Always Allow option to enable mirroring.

Screen Mirroring

How to Screen Mirror Optimum on Roku using Android Smartphone?

1. Connect your Roku and Android devices to the same Wi-Fi.

2. Download and install the Optimum TV App on your Android Smartphone.

3. Then, swipe the Android Smartphone screen from up to down. This brings down the Notification Panel.

4. From the Notification Panel, tap on Cast and choose your Roku device.

Tap on the Cast icon

5. Launch the Optimum app and sign in with your login details.

6. Next, choose any content and play it to watch on your Roku TV.

How to Screen Mirror Optimum on Roku from iOS Smartphone

With the steps below, you can screen mirror the Optimum on Roku from iOS Smartphone.

1. Install the Optimum TV on iOS smartphones from the App Store.

2. Then, connect your iOS Smartphone and Roku device to the same Wi-Fi network.

NOTE: Before initiating the screen mirroring process, go to Settings > Apple AirPlay and HomeKit. Then, turn on the AirPlay feature from the Apple AirPlay and Homekit Settings.

3. Then, go to the Control Center and tap on Screen Mirroring.

Tap on Screen Mirroring

4. Select your Roku device from the list of available devices section.

5. Next, launch the Optimum app and sign in to your account.

6. Finally, you can stream your favorites on your Roku TV.

Sometimes, AirPlay on your Roku not working may cause a delay in the screen mirroring process. If it’s the case, you need to immediately fix the issue to AirPlay the content from the Optimum.

How to Screen Mirror Optimum on Roku using Windows PC?

1. Connect both the Roku and Windows devices to the same Wi-Fi.

2. Start the Chrome browser and go to the official site of Optimum.

3. Sign in with your Optimum ID.

4. Next, choose any of the entertainment content available on the Optimum platform.

5. Then, press the Windows + K keys simultaneously on your keyboard.

6. Choose your Roku device and stream Optimum on your Roku TV.

Choose your Roku device

7. Now, you can stream the Optimum platform on your streaming device.

FAQs

1. Is the Optimum app available for Roku?

No, Optimum is unavailable in the Channel Store.

2. How to watch Optimum on Roku?

You can screen mirror the Optimum app from the Google Play Store or the App Store.

3. What are the platforms similar to Optimum?

DirecTV and Spectrum are some of the cable TV providers that you can use.