Casting is one of the most amazing features available in android mobiles that allow the users to share the content of the Android device to some other screen. This is also known as mirroring where you can mirror content playing one device to another device. With the help of this feature, you can cast media from your android to the Roku device as well. But before that, you need to activate your Roku device by visiting at roku.com/link.
Steps to cast from Android to Roku
Now let us check out the steps to cast or mirror your Android to a Roku device:
Step 1: Connect the display device or TV set with the Roku device and turn it on.
Step 2: Now swipe down the notification bar of your Android device and click on the “Cast Option”. This will take you to the settings where you can monitor the available devices with the help of a Wi-Fi connection. Make sure both your devices are connected with the same network connection
Step 3: To make sure that all the devices are visible in the cast option click on the “More Settings” button.
Step 4: Click on the vertical ellipses to open the menu and then click on the checkbox available adjacent to “Enable Wireless Display”. Here all the available wireless connections will be displayed.
Step 5: Now click on the “Roku device” name and start a video from your mobile. Now you will see the same video will start playing on your device.
You can stop the casting screen by clicking on the close or “X” button available on the screen. But if you are not activated your Roku device then you need to do it before casting by using roku.com/link.