2015 has been a great year on the Roku with hundreds of new channels added and just recently many great ones. So we thought we would take a look at what are some of the best new channels on the Roku.
Here is our short list.
The CW Seed website currently offers hundreds of hours of shows like The Flash, Terminator: The Sara Connor Chronicles, and every Whose Line is it Anyways ever made. Now it is all available on your Roku! In total there are 39 shows available on the CW Seed service through your Roku!
The best part is it is all 100% free with no need for a cable subscription! 100% cord cutting friendly!
You can add the CW Seed channel to your Roku here: https://channelstore.roku.com/details/71698/cw-seed
NewsON brings you a free nationwide lineup of local news from local TV stations around the United States and its now available exclusively on the Roku platform for Roku players and Roku TV models in the U.S.
Right now the NewsON channel delivers free live and on-demand local newscasts and local news clips from 118 stations in 90 markets. In the future, NewsON plans to add more stations as NewsON plans to welcome new ones from existing and additional markets in the US.
You can add NewsON to your Roku here: https://channelstore.roku.com/details/71845/newson
Love Watch ABC and love your Roku? Well Christmas just came early as ABC has released a cord cutting friendly Watch ABC Roku channel. The only catch is if you do not have cable you need to wait 7 days before you can watch the show for free. Also after 30 days the show is removed. So you get about 3 weeks as a cord cutter to watch the show 100% free! They even have specials, extras, clips, and more on top of the 38 available shows.
You can add the channel to your Roku here: https://channelstore.roku.com/details/73376/watch-abc
Nickelodeon is putting the best of Nick in your hands! Check out hilarious videos and full episodes of your favorite shows like SpongeBob, TMNT, Every Witch Way, and live coverage of epic events like the Kids’ Choice Awards!
You can add the nick channel to your Roku here: https://channelstore.roku.com/details/52838/nick
The NBC Roku Channel gives you full access to everything that is on the NBC website. Most of the content is 100% free with no need to login with a cable account. If you have a pay-TV account, you will gain access to additional content. Please watch the short video review for more details.