Hey, guys today I’m gonna do a very basic beginner’s explanation in guide into what a Roku TV is. So if you have a moderate or advanced level of knowledge about this type of media experience. With your television then you might get a whole lot out of this basic tutorial guide. So the structure of this video is I’m going to compare Roku TV to Roku streaming players and the advantages. That you have but then beyond that just walking you through the basic experience. And what you can get with a Roku TV and how it just differs from a traditional television experience. So starting off the big advantages to Roku TV in comparison to a Roku streaming player. And a Roku streaming player looks something like this.
Basically, with traditional television, you have to use one of these separate streaming devices. To access what you’re currently seeing on the television screen. But Roku TV has this operating system built right into it out of the gate so you don’t need a separate streaming device. To get this great operating system that’s provided to us by Roku so that’s just out of the gate a big positive there. That you don’t have an extra streaming device. I have to hook into your television but beyond that, another big positive is you can access things like turning your TV on and off. As well as changing the volume for instance with one remote while a traditional television. You’re likely going to have two remotes. One that’s gonna power your TV on change the channel things. Like that in a separate mote to work with your Roku player so it simplifies it into just one simple mote experience. So that’s another reason why a Roku TV is superior to just a traditional Roku player. Now beyond that just going through the basic explanation of what you can access.
Through this operating system so it’s a smart TV that means you’re going to be able to first and foremost connect to your internet to this television. And you’re going to be able to find a lot of free and premiums streaming channels. So just going through the content here there’s a lot of free applications. I’m just going to go over to some of the recommendations on the Roku channel. Has a lot of great free content that you can access obviously pandora has both free and premium options. But the list goes on and on and this is just a small sample of the thousands of different applications that are going to be available. So let’s go down to the most popular Netflix that’s a paid-for service a monthly subscription fee to get that video content. But YouTube you can get tons of content there for free Amazon Prime video is.
Working Of Roku Television
If you have an Amazon Prime account of the course and the list goes on. And on there’s a lot of great free and premium content on here. And you can even get a more traditional television service through these types of applications like YouTube. TV for instance or PlayStation view there’s a handful of other ones. As well that caters a more traditional cable experience into a more affordable package you download. These applications that purchase that subscription. And then you have just traditional live television. Like you get with cable or satellite TV and on top of that, you have access. To all these other different free and streaming video content as well so when you download these applications. You go back to your home screen and it’s gonna pop up these applications. Right there on the main page so you can just go ahead click on them and access. All that great content but the other difference here with Roku TV is you can add inputs so if you have antenna TV.
You can add that input if you have you know a VCR a DVD player. Gaming system you can add all of those different inputs into the Roku TV operating system so you can access all of those options as well just right there. From your main screen just selecting them and then it’ll take you over to that input so it really simplifies the Smart TV. Experience and I’ve got to say I’ve had this Roku TV for over half a year. And it’s just been great it’s a 4k television and it was around $300. You can’t beat that price and usually, Roku TVs are very reasonably priced for. What you get access to so that’s basically. All the things I wanted to compare the advantages of Roku TV to the Roku streaming players. That you have to hook into a traditional non-smart television and. Also just running you through the basics of exactly what you can accomplish with your Roku operating system.