How To Watch Peacock On Roku – Peacock, NBCUniversal’s entry into the subscription streaming wars, is a portal to hundreds of shows, major theatrical releases, and original content and extras.
Peacock, which launched in July 2020, has been inserting itself into the streaming market, available on a number of different platforms, including Roku.
With Peacock on Roku, users of the popular streaming device have access to thousands of hours of NBCUniversal content, including The Office, current NBC programming, movies like the Harry Potter franchise, and access NBC Sports content, including the Tokyo Olympics Peacock will be the streaming home for live coverage of men’s basketball, gymnastics, and track & field events.
Watch Peacock on these Roku streaming Devices
If you’re already a Roku user, you may have the device it takes to stream Peacock. You’ll need any of these Peacock supported devices to stream:
- Roku 2 (4210X model only)
- Roku 3 & 4 (model 4200X or later)
- Roku Streaming Stick (model 3600X or later)
- Roku Express (model 3900X or later)
- Roku Premiere+ (model 3920X or later)
- Roku Ultra LT (model 4640X or later)
- Roku TV and Smart Soundbar (model 5000X or later)
Peacock does not support other Roku devices.
If you have a 4K-capable Roku device and TV, you may be disappointed to learn that Peacock doesn’t deliver its content in 4K resolution.
How to watch Peacock on Roku
To add a new channel to your Roku device, first, you need to be on the home page. Then, scroll to Streaming Channels in the sidebar to launch the channel store. In the channel store, you can either browse Roku’s suggested “Featured,” “New,” or “Popular” categories for channels or specifically search for Peacock with the Search Channels feature. When you’ve found Peacock, open it using the OK button on the Roku remote and select “Add channel.” It will then be added to your homepage.
Once Peacock is installed on the Roku homepage, open the app to log in. If you already have a Peacock account, you can log in using your credentials. If you do not have a Peacock account, you will need to sign up for Peacock through its website.
After that’s all taken care of, sit back and start enjoying Peacock on your Roku device.
In addition to Roku, Peacock is available to watch on computers, gaming consoles (PlayStation and Xbox), mobile devices, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and Android TV, as well as LG, Samsung, and Vizio TVs.