Netflix is an American entertainment establishment specifying in an online on-demand streaming movie, as well as a DVD service in the U.S. Originated in Scotts Valley, California in 1997. It functions as an Internet subscription service company, which provides payment service streaming movies and TV episodes over the Internet and sending DVDs by postal. The company operates its business through the following segments – Domestic streaming, International streaming and Domestic DVD. Netflix gains content from various studios and other content providers through secure free licenses and income sharing contracts and direct buying. It markets its service through various channels including online promotion, broad media such as television and radio, as well as various corporations. Netflix started creating up its original content investing in its original series like Orange Is the New Black and political drama House of Cards which got loved by the audience resulting in a significant success.



Roku TV is a smart TV with the multiple functionalities and is also one of the leading streaming players in the market. From one simple interface, Roku TV provides access to all your entertainment sources such as a game console, cable box, antenna or streaming channels like Netflix and YouTube. Roku is compatible and works with a variety of TV builders who thus build Roku TVs with different screen sizes, price points, and picture resolutions from high definition (HD) to 4K Ultra High Definition (4K Ultra HD). You can also select Roku TV models that support 4K Ultra HD are also capable of playing movies and TV series that features HDR High Dynamic Range. It’s single interface can be used to access all your devices on one screen. Just like Netflix, Roku also has millions of subscribers from all around the world. Both of these streaming sites also allows its members to connect and watch their favorite channels on their website. If you already joined and are a member of Roku, then you can watch plenty of TV channels from your account.

TV Channels provided by Roku:

Roku provides a full number of TV channels just for you such as:

  • Netflix
  • Hulu
  • Acorn TV
  • NBC
  • ABC
  • Spectrum TV
  • HBO GO
  • Sling TV
  • Amazon Instant Video
  • PlayStation Vue, etc.

These are just the common must have TV channels required by everyone nowadays. The list doesn’t just end here. There are 4,500+ streaming channels on Roku so that you never get tired and worn out. There are over 140+ sports channels for all the sports lovers out there on Roku. Basically, anything you want Roku has it all in store for you. You cannot watch other TV channels on Netflix. They haven’t yet made it possible but they have all your favorite movies and TV shows in store for you to stream. Unlike Roku, Netflix began creating its own content and lets you stream. But you can watch Netflix on Roku. With any type of subscription and after creating an account with your working email you can have your Netflix account on Roku TV.