Roku is making reside TV even simpler to search out with its new Reside TV Zone, a one-stop store for all issues reside and linear.
The Reside TV Zone can be dwelling to not solely Roku’s personal Reside TV Channel Information, which beforehand existed as a standalone channel, but additionally third-party companies like YouTube TV, Hulu with Reside TV, and Sling, amongst different apps. Customers can even discover their not too long ago watched content material on this tab, along with leisure programming, sports activities, and native and nationwide information protection.
The Reside TV Zone could be discovered underneath the Reside TV tab from the left-hand navigation menu.
Roku has been leaning closely into its reside TV options. The corporate final yr expanded voice command help for its reside TV information with the Roku OS 10.5 replace. It additionally boosted its Reside TV on The Roku Channel slate to greater than 200 free channels final fall, successfully doubling the variety of free-to-stream reside channels accessible by way of the app in a bit over a yr.
Citing a survey of two,852 US adults performed final yr, Roku mentioned that just about 61 % of people with out conventional pay TV nonetheless stream reside information a number of instances per week. The survey additionally discovered that pay-TV customers solely marginally reported higher satisfaction over sports activities streamers (80 % to 75 % satisfaction).