Today we take a look at the best FREE Roku Apps for 2024. These free apps are available on Roku players and Roku TVs. Do you have one you want to suggest? Leave us a comment and let us know.
Also, these apps are the top 10 free Roku Apps (in no particular order) according to Roku’s app store as of 2024. (Also, how Roku describes these channels.)
#1 The Roku Channel
The Roku Channel is your home for free TV, Roku Originals and premium entertainment. Watch an ever-changing selection of original series, hit movies, TV shows, 24/7 live news (in U.S. and Canada only) and popular kids’ entertainment —all totally free. Choose from thousands of entertainment options on-demand, with no subscriptions, purchases or rentals required. Plus, Roku customers in the United States can easily add 40+ Premium Subscriptions from AMC+, STARZ, EPIX and more! Enjoying your favorite entertainment has never been easier.
You can add The Roku Channel to your Roku HERE.
Amazon Freevee is a premium free streaming service. Watch thousands of hit movies, shows, Freevee Originals, and live 24/7 entertainment channels to match your mood. With new releases added monthly, enjoy Hollywood hits, quality shows, and exclusive Originals. Freevee is supported by Ads and has no hidden fees, no subscription tiers, and no monthly payments. Enjoy what you like, how you like, and as many times as you like. Install the Freevee App on your device today.
Watch thousands of hit movies and TV series for free. Tubi is 100% legal unlimited streaming, with no credit cards and no subscription required. Choose what you want to watch, when you want to watch it, with fewer ads than regular TV. Tubi is the largest free streaming service featuring award-winning movies and TV series. There is something for everybody; from comedy to drama, kids to classics, and niche favorites such as Korean dramas, anime, and British series. Download now and start streaming entertainment for free, today!
You can add Tubi to your Roku HERE.
Watch live, local TV newscasts for FREE from nearly 200 trusted local news stations across the U.S. with the NewsON app. No cable subscription or login required. Enjoy local news with NewsON anytime, anywhere!
Live. Local News. Nationwide. FREE.
You can add NewsOn Roku Channel HERE.
Discover thought-provoking and enriching entertainment on one convenient streaming platform—brought to you for free by your library.
Kanopy’s catalog of thousands of titles includes festival favorites and popular picks chosen for their insight into other cultures, perspectives, and beliefs. There’s always something new to discover with titles added every month, as well as staff picks and tailored recommendations to help find the films that speak to you.
You can add Kanopy to your Roku HERE.
#6 Pluto TV
Watch 100+ channels and 1000s of movies free!
Tune into your favorite channels streaming the greatest movies, binge-worthy TV shows, true crime, sports and more. Always on. And always 100% free!
You can add Pluto TV to your Roku HERE.
#7 Xumo Play
When you download the Xumo Play app, you unlock free access to 300+ networks and an unlimited library of Hollywood movies, your choice of breaking news networks, popular TV shows, comprehensive sports coverage, plus family friendly and educational programming. Viewers love Xumo Play because we offer a fast and hassle-free experience – no registration, sign up or credit card required to enjoy.
You can add Xumo Play to your Roku HERE.
#8 Local Now
Watch FREE local news and weather, over 400 channels and 1000s of Hollywood movies. From national news, live courtroom programming, comedy, nature shows, documentaries, sports, food & travel, horror, gaming, Spanish and international favorites, we have what you’re looking for. It’s all FREE and available now. Get the local news you need and the free entertainment you want. Local Now is the home of the most free channels available in streaming. Start watching today.
You can add Local Now to your Roku HERE.
Plex is your home for free movies & TV, giving you access to 200+ Live TV Channels and 50,000+ on-demand titles from around the world, all from one beautiful app. No other free streaming service delivers more content to more countries, all without a subscription.
You can add Plex to your Roku HERE.
#10 Sling TV
Stay informed and entertained with thousands of hours of FREE live and On Demand TV with Sling Freestream. No credit card required. Stream full seasons of hit shows like Hell’s Kitchen or Forensic Files, watch free movies and see what’s trending for paid Sling subscribers.
You can add Sling TV to your Roku HERE.
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