Optimum is one of the cheapest cable TV providers in the United States. In case you have subscribed to the Optimum TV, you will receive complimentary access to the Optimum app that can be accessed on Roku. In this way, you can easily get access to your favorites on the big screen.

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 Much is Optimum on Roku

You already know that you need to subscribe to Optimum TV to get complimentary access to the Optimum app. So, the following are the subscription plans offered by Optimum TV.

  • Basic TV – $35 per month
  • Core TV – $105 per month
  • Value TV – $110 per month
  • Select TV – $130 per month
  • Premier TV – $155 per month
  • Economy TV – $85 per month

To subscribe to Optimum TV, you need to visit its official website.

Can you Get Optimum on Roku

Unfortunately, the Optimum app 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. For that, you can follow the section below.

How to Get Optimum on Roku

The Optimum app is available only for Android and iOS devices. So, the only way to stream Optimum on Roku is by screen mirroring the app from Android or iOS devices.

Pre-Requisite

How to Screen Mirror Optimum on Roku using Android Devices

1. Connect your Roku and Android devices to the same wifi network.

2. Install the Optimum app on your Android Smartphone from the Google Play Store.

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. Play your favorites and watch them on your Roku.

How to Screen Mirror Optimum on Roku from iOS Devices

1. Install the Optimum app on your iPhone or iPad from the App Store.

2. Next, connect your iOS device and Roku to the same wifi network.

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.

How to Screen Mirror Optimum on Roku using Windows PC

1. Connect both Roku and Windows PC to the same wifi network.

2. Go to the Action Center and click on Settings.

3. Select the System option from Settings.

Select System

4. Choose Display from the left pane and click on Connect to a wireless display option.

Connect to a wireless display - stream Optimum on Roku

5. Click on the Roku device from the Connect window.

6. Open a web browser and go to the official website of Optimum.

7. Sign in with your Optimum ID.

8. Play any of your favorites and watch them on Roku.

Don’t worry because of the unavailability of the Optimum app on Roku. You can use the screen mirroring feature on Roku to mirror the content from the Optimum app from Android or iOS devices.