How to Setup & Watch IPTV on Roku

How to Setup & Watch IPTV on Roku

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How to Setup & Watch IPTV on Roku

IPTV is short for Internet Protocol Television service. The IPTV services bring to you live TV channels and on-demand titles at a single destination. These channels are from across the world and have amazing content of different genres. Some of the IPTV services are completely free to use, while a few others are based on subscription plans. You can access IPTV services on a variety of devices, including Firestick, Android devices, iOS, Mac, and more. You might be wondering if you can access an IPTV on Roku. The answer will be Yes. You can definitely stream the IPTV content on Roku.

Do I Need an IPTV Provider Subscription

Yes, you will definitely need an IPTV provider subscription. Some IPTV providers offer their services with built-in player support. But some IPTV Providers only offer IPTV services without player support. Anyways you don’t have to worry as you have the IPTV Smarters app that allows you to access all the content offered by any IPTV Provider.

How to Install IPTV Smarters on Roku

When you subscribe to an IPTV provider, you will receive a playlist link that you can use to access the IPTV content. You can use this link on your IPTV player to load the channels. A popular IPTV player for your device is IPTV Smarters. Let’s discuss how to access your IPTV playlist using the IPTV Smarters Pro app. The process can be broken down into 3 simple steps as follows.

1. Enable Developer Options

2. Add IPTV Smarters Pro

3. Download the IPTV Smarters package

4. Install IPTV Smarters on Roku

Enable Developer Mode

The IPTV Smarters app is not natively available for Roku. However, you can easily sideload the app. But you have to first enter into the Developer Mode for that.

1. Turn on your Roku and press the Home button on your remote three times.

2. Next, press the Up Arrow button two times.

3. After that, hit the Right Arrow button once, followed by the Left Arrow button.

4. Once again, press the Right Arrow button once, followed by the Left Arrow button.

5. Press the Right Arrow button once.

6. You can see the Developer Settings menu on your TV.

7. Find the IP Address on your screen and then note it down.

Note the URL

8. Select the Enable Installer and Restart option, which will then turn to Disable Installer and Restart Option.

Enable Developer Mode

9. On the next screen, select I Agree and then create a password based on the requirement.

10. Select the Set Password and Reboot option.

Set password and reboot - IPTV on Roku

Add IPTV Smarters Pro

1. Turn on your computer and open a web browser that you like.

2. Go to and enter your Username and Password.

3. Select the Submit option and log in to your account.

Sign in to Roku account

4. Select the Add Channel with a Code option in the Manage Account field.

Click on Add channel with a code

5. In the respective box, type iptvsmarters.

6. Select the Add Channel button and wait for the app to be installed.

Click on Add Channel

7. On the screen, select the Yes, Add Channel button.

Select Yes, Add Channel - Watch IPTV on Roku

Download IPTV Smarters Package

1. Using a browser on your PC, go to

2. Save the IPTV Smarters Package on your computer in an easily accessible location.

Install IPTV Smarters on Roku

1. Open a browser on your computer.

2. Enter the IP Address that you copied down earlier in the Address Bar.

3. On the sign in box, enter the Username and the Password that you created earlier.

4. Click on the Sign In button.

Sign In

5. Select Upload and move to the location where you have saved the IPTV Smarters Package.

Click on Upload

6. Click on Open and then on Install.

Install IPTV Smarters

7. Once done, go back to the Roku device to find the IPTV Smarters app installed.

8. To access content from your IPTV provider, enter the proper details to log in.

Log In - Stream IPTV on Roku

Alternative Method – Screen Mirror IPTV on Roku

If you think getting an IPTV player app and then signing in to a provider is a long procedure, you can simply mirror the IPTV content to Roku from Android or iOS devices. One of the best IPTV Player apps for Android or iOS devices is TiviMate. Before getting started with the screen mirroring procedure, you need to enable the screen mirroring mode and AirPlay feature on Roku.

From Android Devices

1. For screen mirroring to work, you need to connect the Android device to the same Wi-Fi network as Roku.

2. Launch the Notification Panel of your Android device and tap the Cast icon.

Tap on Cast - Stream IPTV on Roku

3. Pick up your Roku device on the list that you can see on your screen.

4. With that, the screen of your Android device will start to mirror on your TV.

5. Get the TiviMate app from the Google Play Store.

6. After installation, launch the TiviMate app and add the IPTV playlist.

7. Play any IPTV content and mirror them to Roku.

From iOS Devices

1. Connect your iOS device to the same Wi-Fi network as Roku.

2. Launch the Control Centre of the iOS device and tap on the Screen Mirroring icon.

Tap on Screen Mirroring - Watch IPTV on Roku

3. Choose the Roku device you wish to connect with from the list of devices.

4. Open the IPTV app on your iOS device.

5. Add the M3U Playlist and stream your favorite IPTV content on your TV.

Is Watching IPTV Content Legal

Many countries have banned the streaming of IPTV content. But it will not be going to be a problem as you can connect to a VPN to stream the IPTV content privately. However, we always advise our readers to get a legal IPTV provider like Hulu, fuboTV, Sling TV, and more.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Why is IPTV Smarters not working on Roku?

If you can’t get to work with the IPTV Smarters app on your device, you are requested to install it once again after uninstalling it. This is because the issue might be because of the app being improperly installed on your device.

2. Which is the best IPTV app on Roku?

You can watch the IPTV content on the best legal IPTV service providers like Netflix, Prime Video, Crunchyroll, Disney+, Discovery+, and Paramount+.

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