How to Watch AT&T TV (DirecTV Stream) on Roku

AT&T TV on Roku

Pocket Guide

On Roku TV: Go to Roku home > select Streaming Channels > Search Channels > search for DirecTV Stream > select DirecTV Stream > Add Channel > Go to Channel > Sign in and stream.

Via Roku Channel Store Website: On PC, visit Roku Channel Store website > Login > Search for AT&T TV or DirecTV Stream > Details > +Add Channel > Refresh Roku TV > Launch DirecTV Stream > Login.
Via Casting: On Roku, Enable Screen Mirroring > On smartphone, download DirecTV Stream app > Launch & login > Choose a title > Click Cast icon > Select Roku TV > Start streaming on TV.

Are you tired of paying extra for your cable TV? If yes, you can try AT&T TV, the best cable TV alternative. It was formerly known as DirecTV and is currently available as DirecTV Stream. If you have a Roku device, you can get the AT&T TV app with ease as it is available on Roku Channel Store as a DirecTV stream. It offers unlimited hours of cloud DVR to record the shows. DirecTV Stream (AT&T TV) brings you to live TV and on-demand media content. On the AT&T TV app, you can experience live sports, news, and shows. Besides this, you shall even stream local channels and regional sports networks with AT&T TV on Roku.

Highlights of DirecTV Stream

In addition to the above features, DirecTV Stream offers lots of other things that are listed down.

  • It offers the best of live sports and on-demand news.
  • Users will get unlimited cloud DVR support to record shows for later access.
  • It includes a pause and rewind option for live TV.
  • The interface of the service is intuitive and user-friendly.
  • It is a contract-free streaming service, and you can cancel your subscription anytime.

DirecTV Stream Subscription

Before you get to know how to download AT&T TV on Roku, you should look at its four subscription plans to stream the content.

  1. Entertainment Package – $69.99 per month (75+ channels)
  2. Choice Package – $89.99 per month (105+ channels)
  3. Ultimate Package – $104.99 per month (140+ channels)
  4. Premier Package – $149.99 per month (150+ channels)

How to Sign Up for DirecTV Stream

To access all the features of DirecTV Stream, you need to sign up for an account.

[1] Visit the official website of DirecTV Stream on your PC browser.

[2] Navigate to click on the Start your free trial button next to the desired subscription plans.

[3] You shall select the add-ons from the available ones at an additional price if needed.

[4] Click on the Start free trial button at the bottom.

[5] Go ahead to enter the necessary details to complete the account setup.

[6] Check the Terms of the Service box and click on the Continue to Payment button.

DirecTV Stream on Roku

How to Install DirecTV Stream (AT&T TV) on Roku

[1] Connect your Roku device to your TV.

[2] Now, press the Home button.

[3] Next, click on the Streaming Channels on the screen.

click on streaming channels to install AT&T TV on Roku

[4] Now, click on the Search Channels option.

click on search channels to install AT&T TV on Roku

[5] Search for the AT&T TV or DirecTV Stream using the virtual keyboard.

  • If you can’t find AT&T TV on Roku, you shall search for DirecTV Stream.

[6] Next, click on Add Channel to install DirecTV Stream.

[7] Select Go to Channel to launch the DirecTV Stream (AT&T TV) channel.

[8] Sign in with your DirecTV Stream account credentials.

[9] Then, play the content you want to watch from AT&T TV on Roku.

DirecTV Stream on Roku

Alternative Way: How to Add DirecTV Stream (AT&T TV) on Roku

[1] Go to the Roku Channel Store website and log in with the account you are on your Roku device.

[2] Next, search for the AT&T TV (DirecTV Stream) channel from the search bar.

[3] Then, click Details to view the channel information page.

[4] Click + Add Channel to add a channel to your Roku device.

Add Channel - AT&T TV on Roku

[5] Now, you can find the DirecTV Stream channel on your Roku device.

[6] Next, launch the DirecTV Stream app and sign in with your account.

[7] Stream the AT&TV videos on your Roku TV with the DirecTV Stream.

How to Get AT&T TV (DirecTV Stream) on Roku Via Casting

The steps below are helpful if you don’t want to add the DirecTV Stream channel to your Roku. i.e., you can cast it from your smartphone to your Roku TV.

Primary Requirements:

  • To enable Screen Mirroring on Roku, go to Settings >> System >> Screen Mirroring Mode >> Always Allow or Prompt.
Roku Screen Mirroring

[1] Firstly, connect your Roku to a WIFI network and make sure your smartphone uses the same internet.

[2] On your Android or iOS smartphone, download the DirecTV Stream app from the Play Store or App Store.

[3] Enter your login details to sign in to your DirecTV Stream account.

[4] Now, select any title and start playing it on your smartphone.

[5] Click on the Cast icon available in the top-right corner.

Cast icon - DirecTV Stream

[6] Now, select your Roku TV from the available devices.

[7] With this, you can start streaming the same title on your TV.

AT&T TV Not Working on Roku

If your AT&T TV is not working on Roku, you can follow the steps below to fix it.

  • Check for the internet connection and connect your device to the stable WIFI.
  • Try streaming the service on any other device.
  • In case of a server outage, you must wait for the issue to resolve.
  • Force close and relaunch the app.
  • Update the AT&T TV app with the latest version.
  • Restart your Roku TV.
  • You can uninstall and reinstall AT&T TV with DirecTV Stream.

These are the different ways in which you can watch DirecTV Stream on your Roku TV. The popular channels you will get with DirecTV Stream include CBS, FOX, NBC, TNT, CNN, ESPN, etc. Apart from Roku, you shall let enjoy streaming AT&T TV on Google TV.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can you get AT&T TV on Roku?

Yes, you can get it on Roku from the Channel Store as DirecTV Stream.

Is AT&T TV on Roku?

Yes. It is available for Roku. But you need to search for it as DirecTV Stream.

Is AT&T TV free on Roku?

No, it is not free. You have to subscribe to any of its subscription plans.