8 Best Android Casting App For Roku

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8 Best Android Casting App For Roku

1. BubbleUPnP for DLNA/Chromecast

Download the App on the Google Store by clicking this Button
“Stream all your music, videos and photos to various devices in your house:

🎦 Chromecast, Chromecast Audio, Nexus Player, Nvidia Shield and other devices with Chromecast built-in
📺 DLNA TV, Smart TV
🎵 music receivers from popular HiFi brands
🎮 Xbox 360, Xbox One, Xbox One X, Playstation 3 and 4*
🔥 Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick
📱 local Android playback

BubbleUPnP can access your media from a lot of sources, including:

🖥️ UPnP/DLNA media servers on your local network
🖥️ Windows Shares (SMB) managed by: Windows PC, NAS, macOS, Samba server
📱 local media stored on your Android device
☁️ popular cloud media storage providers: Google Drive, Box, Dropbox, OneDrive
🕸 WebDAV: Nextcloud, ownCloud, standalone Web Server
🎵 music services: TIDAL, Qobuz
💠 media from other apps using Share/Send such as: web browsers, file managers…
…and more!

BubbleUPnP is a versatile app packed with many features for you to discover, some of which are:

‣ extensive Chromecast support: play incompatible Chromecast media with smart transcoding (audio in videos in particular), subtitles with custom appearance, audio/video track selection**
‣ fast and secure Internet access to your home media on the go from mobile and WiFi networks**
‣ playback queue, editable playlists, scrobbling, sleep timer, various shuffle modes
‣ play media to your Android device from other devices (renderer functionality)
‣ DLNA media server functionality for accessing your local and cloud media from other devices
‣ media download to your device
‣ dark and light themes
‣ …and much more!

* Only possible from the PS3 or PS4 interface

** Some features are provided by BubbleUPnP Server, an optional software that can be installed on any machine on your local network to provide additional services. To learn more about BubbleUPnP Server, visit https://bubblesoftapps.com/bubbleupnpserver

Some features are restricted and can be unlocked by purchasing the BubbleUPnP License app.

For help, please contact technical support at bubblesoftproducts@gmail.com”

2. Roku – Official Remote Control

Download the App on the Google Store by clicking this Button
“Get to know the must-have streaming sidekick!

Use the free Roku® mobile app to:
• Control your Roku devices with a convenient remote
• Use your voice or keyboard to quickly search for entertainment
• Enjoy private listening with headphones
• Stream free movies, live TV, and more on the go with The Roku Channel
• Cast media files from your phone, like videos and photos, to your TV
• Add and launch channels on your Roku devices
• Enter text on your Roku device more easily with your mobile keyboard

You must connect your phone or tablet to the same wireless network as your Roku device to use certain features of the mobile app. Some features require a compatible Roku device and may require logging into your Roku account.

Feature availability:
• Voice search is available in English in the US, UK, and Canada. It’s also available in Spanish in Mexico and the US.
• The Roku Channel can be viewed in the mobile app in the US only.
• Some channels require payment, can change, and vary by country.

For more information and troubleshooting, go to http://support.roku.com
https://docs.roku.com/published/userprivacypolicy/en/us#userprivacypolicy-en_us-CCPA”

3. “Cast to TV – Chromecast, Roku”

Download the App on the Google Store by clicking this Button
“Cast to TV enables you to cast online videos and all local videos, music and images to TV, Chromecast, Roku, Amazon Fire Stick or Fire TV, Xbox, Apple TV or other DLNA Devices. Cast to TV and stream videos & movies on TV now!

🏅🏅🏅Features:
● Easy to control TV with phone: pause, volume, forward/rewind, previous/next etc.
● Cast videos to tv.
● Local playback for videos.
● Auto search for available cast devices & streaming device.
● Identify video, audio, photo files on your device and SD Card automatically.
● Inbuilt browser for web video cast.
● Add local video, local audio to Play Queue.
● Play media in shuffle, loop, repeat mode.
● Design for video cast, music cast & photo slideshow cast.

📺All Cast in One. With Cast to TV, you can cast to:
☆ Chromecast
☆ Smart TVs: Samsung, LG, Sony, Hisense, Xiaomi, Panasonic, etc.
☆ Xbox One and Xbox 360
☆ Amazon Fire TV and Cast to Fire Stick
☆ Apple TV and Airplay
☆ Roku, Roku Stick and Roku TVs
☆ Other DLNA receivers
☆ Coming soon: Kodi, IPTV etc.

If you want to cast video from android to tv, you’d better try Cast to TV – Cast to Chromecast.

Cast to Roku
Easy to connect and cast to Roku. You can cast videos and music to Roku without limitations. Fast forward and backward can provide you with an excellent experience for watching movies. Just search videos from your favorite website and cast to Roku now!

Cast to Chromecast
Cast local video, photo slideshow, and music from phone to Chromecast easily and fast. Cast to Chromecast, Fire TV and other smart TVs with no feature limited. Cast web video to Chromecast, and enjoy the best experience of watching videos.

Cast to Apple TV
Cast both local files and online videos to Apple TV with the airplay function. Cast to Apple TV with the remote control to adjust the video progress and volume.

Stream to TV From Phone
With Cast to TV, you can stream videos to tv from phone without limitation. It helps you instantly stream videos, music and photos to your Smart TV, Chromecast, Amazon Fire Stick, etc.

Stream to tv from phone is very dependent on Wi-Fi network and streaming device. Please make sure that your phone and streaming device is connected with the same Wi-Fi. And the format of the media is supported by streaming device. If you have troubles when you stream to tv or cast to Chromecast, you can try to reboot the Wi-Fi router and streaming device. If you have any suggestions or problems about XCast, please feel free to contact us at videostudio.feedback@gmail.com.”

4. TV Cast for Roku: Remote & Movie Stream App

Download the App on the Google Store by clicking this Button
“Upgrade your Roku Stick, Roku Box and Roku TV to watch webvideos, online movies, livestreams and live-tv shows directly on your biggest screen with the no#1 web video streamer. Mp4, m3u8, hls livestreams, video over https and of course Full HD are supported.

Control your Roku with the integrated Roku Remote.

*** This app only works with a Roku streaming device ***

With Video & TV Cast you can browse through the web and stream or cast any video you want on your Roku. Just navigate to your favorite website and send the embedded video with a single tap to your Roku. The discovered video will be shown below the browser. A tap on the video link will send it to your Roku immediately.

>>> IMPORTANT NOTES, PLEASE READ

* SUPPORTED Roku Players: Roku TV, Roku Streaming Stick, Roku Express, Roku Premiere, Roku Ultra, Roku 2, Roku 3, Roku 4, Roku HD (2500), Roku LT (2400+2450) Player. Please make sure that firmware 5.1 or later is installed.

* NOT SUPPORTED Roku Players: Roku classic models (N1000, N1050, N1100, N1101), Roku 2000, 2050, 2100, Now TV Box.

* NOT SUPPORTED Videos: Flash video, Google Play movies, Netflix, Amazon and HBO and other DRM protected videos web-videos, online-movies, livestreams and live-tv shows.

* Please test your websites and videos in the free edition! If casting fails, upgrading will NOT make it work magically.

* The app does NOT mirror your full Android device, it just pushes the video part of a website to your Roku.

* To play mp4, m3u8 or other videofiles directly on Roku just enter or paste the full video-url in the browser address bar.

* Sometimes it is necessary to play the video on your Android device before the link gets detected for casting.

* If the connection does not work, please try to restart your Android device, Roku and wifi router.

* If a specific web-video, online-movie, livestream or live-tv show does not cast, please check our FAQ or send the website and video link to info@video-tv-cast.com by using the report feature in the app. We will try to add support for your video as soon as possible. Leaving negative Play Store reviews without any information about your issue will not give us a chance to help you.

* Security Note: For your safety Video & TV cast only needs minimal Android permissions to work. Unlike others we do NOT access your identity data, accounts, device id, phone status, gps location or contacts. Please always check the required app permissions before you trust and install any Android app.

* Refunds: Only within 24 hours after purchase. Please submit the Google Purchase ID.

>>> QUICK START GUIDE

1) Wait some seconds until the red icon in the menu bar changes to a filled white icon. If your Roku is not found, please restart the app.

2) Google your favorite video (e.g. on youtube) or enter the video-url directly in the browser address bar by tapping on the pen icon in the menu bar.

3) Wait some seconds until the video link (mp4, m3u8, etc.) is shown below the browser. If “No videolink found to cast” stays, please play the video locally in the browser first and open it in fullscreen mode, then wait some seconds.

4) After the link is detected tap on “Tap here to cast” below the browser and casting will start.

5) Enjoy your web-video, online-movie, livestream or live-tv show and share our app on Youtube, Twitter and Facebook.

>>> A MESSAGE FROM THE DEVELOPERS

If you have suggestions or discover any problems with Video & TV Cast, please let us know at info@video-tv-cast.com. We will help you as soon as we can.

Disclaimer: This app is not affiliated with Roku or any other trademark mentioned here. ROKU, the ROKU Logo, STREAMING STICK, ROKU TV, ROKU POWERED, the ROKU POWERED Logo, ROKU READY, the ROKU READY Logo, “STOP DREAMING. START STREAMING.”, “HAPPY STREAMING”, “THERE’S A TON OF ENTERTAINMENT IN THIS LITTLE BOX,” and “NOW THIS IS TV” are trademarks and/or registered trademarks of Roku, Inc. in the United States and other countries.”

5. Cast Web Videos to Smart TVs

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“🚀Cast Videos from Web Browser, or Phone to Smart TVs.

🤖Compatible Streaming Devices:
Roku Express and Roku Streaming Stick
Chromecast 1, 2, and Ultra HD 4K
Fire TV and Fire Stick
Apple TV Airplay (4th gen) tvOS 10.2+
DLNA receivers
Xbox One, Xbox 360
Google Cast receivers
Smart TVs with DLNA built-in including: LG, Panasonic, TCL, Phillips, Sony Bravia, Sharp, Samsung, and many others. Please check your TV’s user manual.

📺 ***Remote feature is only for Roku streaming devices. Like all other Android remote app of this kind, it requires the Roku to already have access to the same WIFI network as phone.

🍿This app works best with Roku and is optimized for it, but it also works with Google Chromecast, and Google Cast receivers. Users may experience limited functionalities with other casting receivers.

Play From Sources:
– Phone Files
– Browser Websites

– Cast to TV, video, music, or photos
– Cast web videos found online from websites
– Stream to TV from local files on phone to Chromecast or compatible devices
– Only 2 items in queue at a time
– Only 1 bookmark at a time
– Play history
– Searching of videos on any websites
– Block popups per website

⚽*Free features are ads-supported.

🔖 Pro Premium Features:
– Removes advertisements
– Subtitles (only Chromecast)
– Custom themes
– More than 2 videos in queue
– More than 1 bookmarks
– Set home page

🎬Cast videos or music from Web Browser to TV.

Also cast local movies and musics found on your phone/tablet to TV with compatible streaming devices.

ℹ️Usage Steps:
1. Use the app’s browser to navigate to a website.
2. The browser will try to find any playable video/audio on that site.
3. Then play it locally on the Phone/Tablet, or cast to TV with Chromecast or one of the compatible streaming receivers.

Supported Formats:
MP4 movie
MKV files
MP3 music
JPG, PNG images
HTML5 video
HLS Live Streaming
4K and HD where available

Limitations of Some Streaming Receivers
Apple TV AirPlay: Battery Optimization must be disabled for Android 6.0 Marshmallow and up, local cast of audio and photo not supported. MKV files not supported. Some urls formats not supported.
Fire TV: some video formats not supported.
Roku Sticks: no video resuming/scrubbing, no audio streaming, some file formats not supported.
The following streaming devices and Smart TVs are in BETA support, so please do not expect them to work as good as Chromecast: DLNA devices, Android TV, Xbox One & 360, WebOS, Netcast

This app does not modify, download, or transcode the video sources. It only sends the original source to your streaming receivers. The app does not hosts any content. Therefore the compatibility and availability of the videos are dependent on the source websites themselves.

-This app only casts from websites that uses public format. Proprietary video formats will not cast to TV.”

6. Cast for Roku | Screen Mirror

Download the App on the Google Store by clicking this Button
“Roku Cast app cast videos, music and photos on your Roku Devices. Stream Local Photos, Music & Videos from your phone or other media servers to your Roku connected Smart TV. App functionality of Roku Remote that control your Roku device.

This app also Screen Mirror and Webcast.

In Web cast you can stream video , audio and image with stream url.

Supported Media Files :
– Video file Mp4, MKV, MOV, m3u8
– Image file Jpeg, Jpg, PNG, TIFF, BMP, Gif
– Audio file Mp3, AAC, WMA, AIFF, FLAC, OGG

Features:
– Roku Video Cast
– Roku Photo cast
– Roku Music Cast
– Roku Remote
– Roku Webcast
– Roku Screen Mirror
– Roku IR Remote (Infrared)

SUPPORTED Roku Players:
• Roku Streaming Stick
• Roku Express
• Roku Express+
• Roku Premiere
• Roku Ultra

Roku Cast app Requires a Roku Device
• For cast and play to Roku and control Roku remote , you must need connect your device to the same wifi network as your Roku player Device or Roku TV.

This is not official Roku Application”

7. AllCast

Download the App on the Google Store by clicking this Button
“AllCast lets you send photos, music, and videos on your Android to your TV!

AllCast lets you cast to:

* Chromecast
* Amazon FireTV
* Apple TV
* Xbox 360, Xbox One
* Roku
* WDTV
* Samsung, Sony and Panasonic Smart TVs
* Other DLNA Renderers

This is the free version of AllCast, which shows ads on the phone while it is casting. Upgrade to the premium version to remove the ads.

*Permissions:*

Internet – Streaming from Dropbox/Drive
Wifi/Network State – Check if wifi is on
Change Wifi States – Search for devices on local network
Wake Lock – Keep Android on while streaming
Read/write External Storage – Play from SD Card
Read Phone State – Used for premium license verification
Get Accounts – Search for Google accounts
Use Credentials – Log into Google Drive
Superuser – Google Music casting

Troubleshooting? Check out the wiki:
https://github.com/koush/support-wiki/wiki/AllCast-Wiki”

8. Cast TV for Chromecast/Roku/Apple TV/Xbox/Fire TV

Download the App on the Google Store by clicking this Button
“Cast videos, music, photos…or watch on phone with Castify.

Streaming Devices:
Chromecast 1, 2, and Ultra HD 4K
Fire TV or Fire Stick
Apple TV Airplay (4th gen) tvOS 10.2+
Roku Express, Roku Streaming Stick, or Roku TV
DLNA receivers
Xbox One, Xbox 360
Google Cast receivers
Smart TVs with DLNA built-in including: LG TV, TCL, Phillips, Sony Bravia, Samsung, Sharp, Panasonic, and many others. Please check your TV’s user manual.

Play From Sources:
– Browser Websites
– Phone Files
– IPTV
– DLNA Servers
– LAN, SMB, Samba

Castify Features:
– Cast to TV, video, movie, music, or photos
– Cast web videos found online from websites
– Screen Mirroring
– IPTV supporting m3u playlists
– Stream to TV from local files on phone to Chromecast, Roku, Xbox, Apple TV or compatible devices
– Play history
– Website Bookmarks
– Searching of videos on any websites
– Block popups per website
– Picture in Picture(PiP)
– Roku remote control
– Roku channels
– Subtitles (only for Chromecast and Roku)
– Custom themes

This app works best with Google Chromecast and Google Cast receivers. Users may experience limited functionalities with other casting receivers.

Cast & Stream movies, videos, or music from web browser to TV, or from your IPTV providers.

Cast phone’s movie, music, or photos found on your phone/tablet to TV with compatible streaming devices.

Usage Steps:
1. Use the app’s browser to navigate to a website.
2. The browser will try to find any playable video, movies, or music on that site.
3. Then play it locally on the Phone/Tablet, or cast to TV with Chromecast or one of the compatible streaming receivers.

Supported Formats:
MP4 movie
MKV files
MP3 music
JPG, PNG images
HTML5 video
HLS Live Streaming
IPTV m3u file or urls
4K and HD where available

Features & Limitations of Some Streaming Receivers
Screen Mirroring:
– The screen mirror feature is available only on some Android devices

Roku Streaming devices & Roku TV:
– Remote control only for Roku
– no video resuming/scrubbing, no audio streaming, some file formats not supported.

Apple TV AirPlay:
– AirPlay must be enabled in settings
– Battery Optimization must be disabled for Android 6.0 Marshmallow and up, local cast of audio and photo not supported. MKV files not supported. Some urls formats not supported.

Xbox One & Xbox 360:
– DLNA must be enabled in settings

Fire TV: some video movie formats not supported.

The following streaming devices and Smart TVs are in beta support, so please do not expect them to work as good as Chromecast: DLNA devices, Android TV, Xbox One & Xbox 360, WebOS, Netcast

Some Smart TVs have Google Chromecast app (or DLNA) built-in:
according to this: https://www.google.com/chromecast/built-in/tv/
If you have any of those models, please check if it has one of the streaming receivers to see if it’s compatible to cast to TV.

Castify does not modify the video sources. It only sends the original source to your streaming receivers. The app does not hosts any content. Therefore the compatibility and availability of the videos are dependent on the source websites themselves.

-This app only casts from websites that uses public format. Proprietary video & movie formats will not cast to TV.

-If a video is not playing or a disconnection occurs, it could be several reasons:
1. The ISP(Internet Service Provider)
2. The source website itself
3. Insufficient WIFI signal strength

Troubleshooting:
-Ensure your WIFI connection is stable and on the same network. Streaming online movies to TV requires a good internet connection.
-Most connection problems can be resolved by restarting the casting receivers or phone.
-Flash movie websites are not supported by stream device manufacturers.”