If we talk about the mainstream viewers, then they do not pick this service because there is little programming that you need to do so as to get the most out of this service. So they find it difficult to stream. Although the proper information regarding this is also not available on www Roku com link. Today, in this blog post we are going to discuss the same with you.
Kodi app is identical to Plex in a way that you can easily watch the contents which are available with you without subscribing from the internet, like in the case of subscription based plays and movies. There is no need to pay any fees or charges to view the contents from your own source. You can easily organize the contents available with you and enjoy them on your TV. This service supports almost all video formats and you can even watch contents from the apps like ABC family and Bravo through Kodi.
No doubt, Roku player supports both the programs on its server but the main difference between plex and kodi is that Kodi is available for free, whereas plex is paid app. This is the reason why people prefer to watch contents through kodi. They install this app just after finishing the Roku set up on their device. Unfortunately, it is important to mention here that kodi is not available under Roku app but its add-ons are available. The same is also not mentioned on Roku com link.
Some curious users have also tried to jailbreak a Roku but they didn’t get success due to the architecture problem of a system that is un-similar to iOS, android, and windows.
The only way to watch kodi contents on a Roku player is; use of screen mirroring function also known as Miracast. As we are well aware that there is no clear app for Roku device but under ideal chances, you can use it to get the contents on the big screen. If you find any problem in mirroring function, then you can take Roku help from the official website.
Sometimes the screen mirroring functions also don’t work properly due to certain reasons, so we can’t say that this is a reliable source to cast the contents on the screens. When we have tried to watch movies over screen mirroring feature, then our experience was totally bad.
If your Wi-Fi connection is proper and internet connectivity is not hindered by other devices, then you can experience proper streaming of kodi contents on your Roku device. Yes, at this point of time if the Roku remote not working, then you won’t be able to control the playback options of kodi service, as a result, this will affect your streaming experience.
What can be done?
As we know that kodi is compatible with android, iOS, and Mac OS, so you can connect this device to your TV and play the contents via kodi service on it. The content quality will depend on the device connected to the TV.
Screen mirroring feature works smoothly with the majority of android devices like Chromecast and apple TV. So all you need to have is android based device and Chromecast.