How to Install and Activate NBC on Roku

NBC is a streaming platform for NBC live TV and on-demand NBC content. It is a part of NBCUniversal and available only in the United States. The contents include Movies, series, TV shows. It offers content from NBCUniversal other TV channels such as Bravo, Oxygen, SYFY, etc. The app is accessible on Amazon Fire TV, Roku, Apple TV, Android TV, Samsung Smart TV, Xbox. It also has its own house-produced content for streaming in the app. In this article, we will discuss the steps to install and activate NBC on Roku.


NBC accepts TV Service Provider subscription for sign in and the popular TV Providers are DirecTV, Dish, Verizon, Cox, Spectrum, Optimum, Xfinity, Suddenlink. New Episodes and shows are updated in the app the next morning after they aired. It provides closed captioning on every content in the library. The famous TV shows on NBC are This is US, Law& Order, The Backlist, Dateline, Chicago Med, and much more.

How to Install NBC on Roku?

(1). Connect Roku device to the TV and launch Roku.

(2). Press home button on the remote to get the menu.

(3). Click Streaming Channels to open Channel Store.

Select Streaming Channels on Roku

(4). Scroll down the options and select Search Channels in the Channel Store.

Click Search Channels on Roku

(5). Type NBC in the search and choose it from the suggestions.

(6). Select Add Channel to install the NBC app and tap OK in the prompt.

Activate NBC on Roku

(1). Click Go to Channel to launch the NBC app.

(2). An Activation code appears on the screen.

(3). Go to the NBC site through PC or Smartphone.

(4). Enter the Activation code and click Continue.

Enter Activation code in NBC site

(5). Sign in to your TV provider account to activate the app on Roku.

NBC app is one of the best streaming apps to watch movies, series, TV shows. You can add shows to the Favorite for quick accessing next time. The Streaming services available on Roku also streams NBC live TV channels and the services are YouTube TV, Sling TV. Kindly mention the issues and feedback in the comments below.


1. How do I watch NBC on Roku?

You can watch NBC on Roku through their own streaming app NBC and you can also stream NBC live channel using the streaming services

2. Is NBC on Roku free?

NBC is available for free in the Roku Channel Store and you could install the app on any Roku device.

3. How do I activate NBC on Roku?

After receiving the activation code on TV screen, go to the NBC official site to activate the NBC app.