Remote For Roku

Remote For Roku
Free
299 reviews
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Download size

< 1 MB

Last updated

5/3/2014

Version

8.5.0.0

Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • owner identity
  • photo, music, and video libraries
  • data services
  • phone dialer
  • movement and directional sensor
  • web browser component
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • photos library
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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The highest-rated remote control for your Roku™ device.

Never worry about losing your Roku remote again!

Remote For Roku is a quick, clean, simple remote control for your Roku™ streaming media player.

New in 8.3:
- Minor updates to improve performance and ads.
- Minor UI updates.

New in 8.2:
 - No more ads - use in-app purchase to banish advertisements for ever more!
 - Performance improvements
 - Dismiss keyboard using the Back button
New in 8.1:
- Added new touch skin - tap 'change skin' to see it in action!
- Choice of skin is saved when app closes
- Don't allow settings to be changed when app is in Kid's Corner
- Removed vibration of OK button 
New in 8.0:
- First release for Windows Phone 8, hugely popular on Windows Phone 7
- The best Remote For Roku just got better
- Faster launch, faster resume
- Multi-resolution support
- Simple setup through Find My Roku
- View list of your channels
- Pin channels to Start and tap to launch

- Email us your feature requests and we will get them into Remote For Roku

remote4roku@softwarexplorations.com



Known Issues:
- The Hulu Plus channel currently does not support the keyboard in Roku remote apps, including Remote For Roku.
You can still use the navigation pad and the OK button on our app to "type" into the Hulu+ search field, in the same way you would with your hardware remote. Very 20th century, and definitely a workaround we want to eliminate. 
Apologies for any inconvenience in the meantime!

Roku and the Roku logo are trademarks of Roku Inc. in the United States and other countries.
Improved touch skin so that swipe up and swipe down work more naturally. Thanks A. Cooper for helping to test  this!

Other minor changes. 

We're listening, so email us at remote4roku@softwarexplorations.com with more great suggestions and feedback.
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Reviews

  • by Carla 11/18/2014
    Works wonderfully, and I love the little extras on it.
  • by User 11/17/2014
    I love it... I can find my phone before I can find my remote thx 👍👍👍
  • by Lorenzo 11/16/2014
    Works great almost always. Has ads but it's a free app, so I'm okay with that. Better than official app because I can pin individual channels to my phone's start screen. Update: App now stitches to different Roku as when all I'm doing is hitting play.
  • by shontan 11/15/2014
    I love it it connected with no problem 😉👌👍
  • by User 11/11/2014
    Works well with my roku 2 but not with the original version. But on the 2 it is awesome and I rarely use the actual remote
  • by jesse 11/7/2014
    Works but does not detect multiple roku devices. Pinning live channel tile cuts off part of the channel image, unsightly but no big deal.
  • by rosett 10/29/2014
    I love ❤ it
  • by User 10/26/2014
    Works fine on my WP8 Nokia, but there are free options out there with better privacy settings.
  • by GARY SEAMUS 10/13/2014
    thank-you!!!
  • by kiana 9/18/2014
    Would not put 1 star WORSE EVER UNINSTALL

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