How to Get Peacock TV on Roku

You can get the Peacock TV channel on Roku

What to Know

  • From your Roku device: With your remote, navigate to Streaming Channels > Search Channels and enter Peacock TV.
  • Select Peacock TV > Add Channel > OK. Select Go to channel, then select Sign up to watch for free or Sign in if you have an account.
  • Alternatively, go to Roku's Channel Store in a web browser, search for Peacock TV, then select Details > Add Channel.

This article explains how to get Peacock TV on Roku, with instructions that will work on all compatible Roku devices.

How to Get and Install the Peacock App on Roku

If your Roku is compatible with Peacock TV, then obtaining and installing the channel works just like installing any other official Roku channel. It’s available from the channel store directly on your Roku (you may even see it in the featured channels section).

Here’s how to get Peacock TV on your Roku:

  1. From the Home screen, press down on the remote until you reach Streaming Channels.

    The main Roku menu with Streaming Channels highlighted.

    If you see Peacock TV on this screen or the Channel Store screen, you can select it directly from that screen and skip ahead to step six.

  2. Press down on your remote until you reach Search Channels.

    The Roku channel store with Search Channels highlighted.
  3. Start entering Peacock TV using the on-screen keyboard.

    The Roku Channel store search function.
  4. Select Peacock TV from the search results when it appears.

    Roku search results with Peacock TV highlighted.
  5. Select Peacock TV.

    Roku search results with Peacock TV highlighted.
  6. Select Add channel.

    Add Chanel highlighted while adding to Peacock to Roku
  7. Select OK.

    OK highlighted on the channel added alert on Roku TV.

    The Peacock TV channel is now available in your list of channels.

  8. Select Go to channel.

    Go to channel highlighted on Peacock TV on Roku.
  9. Select sign up to watch for free if you don’t have an account yet, or sign in if you have an account.

    The Peacock TV sign in/sign up screen on Roku.
  10. Enter your email and password, and select sign in or sign up.

    The sign in/sign up screen for Peacock TV on Roku.
  11. Peacock TV will launch on your Roku.

    Peacock TV on Roku.

How to Get Peacock TV From the Roku Website

Roku also allows you to search for channels through the channel store on the Roku website. This method allows you to queue any channel for download and installation even if you don’t have immediate access to your Roku, or someone else is busy using it at the time.

Here’s how to get Peacock TV on your Roku using the website:

  1. Using the web browser of your choice, go to Roku's Channel Store, and log in if you aren't already logged in.

    The Roku Channel Store with the search bar highlighted.

    If you see a listing for Peacock TV on this page, you can click Details and then skip directly to step four.

  2. Type Peacock TV into the search field, and press enter.

    Searching for Peacock TV on the Roku Channel Store.
  3. Click Details.

    Peacock TV in the Roku Channel Store with Details highlighted.
  4. Click + Add channel.

    Add channel highlighted on the Peacock TV listing on the Roku Channel Store.
  5. When you see Peacock TV has been successfully added to your Roku account, that means you have successfully obtained the channel. It will now show up in the channels section of your Roku device.

    Peacock TV successfully added from the Roku Channel Store.

Can You Get Peacock TV on Your Roku?

Peacock TV has an official Roku app that’s available in the channel store, and it’s compatible with most Roku devices. You’ll find Peacock TV in the channel store on your Roku device if your device is compatible, and you can also queue a download from the Roku website.

While Peacock TV works with most Roku devices, it is incompatible with some older models. Here’s a list of compatible Roku devices:

  • Roku 2 (4210X model only)
  • Roku 3 and 4 (model 4200X or later)
  • Roku Streaming Stick (model 3600X or later)
  • Roku Express/Express+ (model 3900X or later)
  • Roku Premiere/Premiere+ (model 3920X or later)
  • Roku Ultra/Ultra LT (model 4640X or later) 
  • Roku TV and Smart Soundbar (model 5000X or later)
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