To compete with available online streaming players, Comcast is assuring that its contents can be seen with similar ease and convenience by their users so they have lately launched an app for Roku players in the U.S. The name of this app is Xfinity and is launched in beta version for all Roku streaming players. The users will able to watch live and on-demand Comcast contents through their existing Roku players. There is no need to do any Roku update and no need to buy a new hardware for watching the contents from this app. You can enjoy the live contents with your existing hardware only.
An important thing to mention here is that this feature can be enjoyed only by those users, who have subscribed to the broadband connection from Comcast itself. The company is going to charge additional price from the Roku users once completed with their beta test. According to the company officials, the company is also framing the policy for all those users, who have not subscribed to the Comcast broadband connection. Moreover, they are also developing a hardware for the internet, which can be used by different network users.
The Company has also confirmed that they will reduce the price and eliminate it fully in the near future, once it gets officially launched. According to company estimates; this app will compete better with apps like Hulu, Amazon prime video, and Netflix because users can easily watch the contents along with the other streaming videos already running on their TV. Apart from this, the company has also reduced the cost of hardware, which may encourage the customers for purchasing multiple devices from the company itself. If you are Roku user and want to get this feature on your device, then there is need to get Roku link code activation for this app, which you can get from the official Comcast site only. In case your Roku not connecting to the link, then there is need to check the internet connection of your Wi-Fi network.
Complete analysis for Comcast
From the last few years, it has been observed that there is a significant decline in the subscribers from some networks due to wireless trend. Customers are now enjoying their favorable contents through streaming devices only and Comcast has been able to adapt themselves according to this changing trend. It has developed a new and advanced product in the market named Xfinity, which work similar to the apps provided by streaming media services. The cable TV trend has now declined from 40% to 30% and according to the prediction, it will further decline from 22% in 2017 to 21% by the end of this year. The process of Roku account setup is so simple that even a child can configure without taking any help from the internet. This is the reason why customers are preferring these streaming devices over a cable network.
By developing this app for Roku users, Comcast has also joined the league of streaming media players. This update by the company will definitely change the perception of users towards Comcast and will definitely help in retaining more and more customers in the market. However, there are certain issues like subscription cost and hardware cost, which may displease subscribers from Comcast.