How to Install and Watch AT&T TV on Roku

November 6, 2022 Madhuri Patoju Streaming Services

DirecTV Stream, formerly AT&T TV, offers both live TV and on-demand entertainment via subscription. If you already have DirecTV Stream, you can stream media content directly using your cable TV subscription at no additional cost. On the Roku channel store, DirecTV Stream is available as a solo channel. So, let’s look at how to add and watch AT&T TV on Roku.

Sign up for AT&T TV on Roku

Here are the different ways you may join up with AT&T TV on Roku:

  • Visit DirecTV Stream in a web browser.
  • Scroll down to get a list of various packages and select the one that best meets your needs.
  • The package page is displayed. You can select the add-ons that are appropriate for you.
  • Select the Secure Checkout option at the bottom of the page.
  • If you are a new user, fill out the form and create your user ID. Log in with your userID and password if you are an existing user.
  • Continue to Payment should be selected.
  • Enter your payment information and subscribe to the program.

How do I Add and Watch AT&T TV on Roku?

The Roku Channel Store now has DirecTV Stream. You can easily add it to your device.

  • To access the main menu, press the Home button.
  • From the home screen, select the Streaming Channels option.
  • Select the Search Channels option next.
Add AT&T TV on Roku
  • Using the virtual keyboard, type DirecTV Stream.
  • Select the DirecTV Stream channel from the search results.
  • To add DirecTV Stream from the channel store, click Add Channel.
Watch AT&T TV on Roku
Watch AT&T TV on Roku
  • Wait a few moments for the channel to be added, then click Go to Channel.
  • Sign in using your DirecTV login information (username & password).
  • Select and play the content you want after logging in.
Stream AT&T TV on Roku
Watch AT&T TV on Roku

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Alternative way to add AT&T TV Stream to Roku

You may connect the AT&T TV Stream to Roku by installing the Roku Mobile app from the Google Play Store or the App Store.

  • Open the Roku Mobile app on your Android or iOS device.
  • Sign in with your Roku account next.
  • Next, join the same wifi network as your Android or iOS smartphone and Roku.
  • The Roku Mobile app will now search for nearby devices. 
  • Then, select your Roku device.
  • Then, beneath your Roku device, tap the Channels tab. 
  • From the lower right corner, select the Devices tab.
  • Next, join the same wifi network as your Android or iOS smartphone and Roku.
  • The Roku Mobile app will now search for nearby devices. Then, select your Roku device.
  • Then, beneath your Roku device, tap the Channels tab.
  • Select the Channel Store tab. Then, look for the AT&T TV Stream channel.
  • From the search results, select the DirecTV Stream channel.
  • Tap the Add Channel button to add DirecTV Stream to your Roku-enabled TV.

Streaming AT&T TV on Roku with an alternate method

If your Roku device is not compatible with DirecTV Stream, you can mirror the AT&T TV Stream app from an Android or iOS smartphone using Roku’s screen mirroring.

Screen Mirror DirecTV Stream from an Android Phone

  • The DIRECTV or AT&T TV app is available on Google Play and the App Store. Customers with both DIRECTV and DIRECTV Stream can utilize their respective account credentials to stream their favorite shows.
  • Connect your Android smartphone and Roku to the same Wi-Fi network and then proceed with the instructions below.
  • Swiping up on your Android smartphone’s screen pulls down the Notification Panel.
  • When you tap the Cast icon, a list of available devices will show.
  • Choose your Roku device from the list of available devices.
  • Now launch the AT&T TV app. If you haven’t already, you can download the DirecTV app from the Google Play Store.
  • Sign in with your membership credentials and replicate your Roku TV favorites.

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Screen Mirroring AT&T TV Stream from an iOS

  • Make sure your iOS smartphone and Roku are both connected to the same Wi-Fi network, then proceed as follows:
  • Important: To screen mirror an iOS smartphone, you must first enable AirPlay on your Roku device. Go to Settings > Apple AirPlay and HomeKit to do so. Then, select the Apple AirPlay and HomeKit Settings option. Then, pick and enable the AirPlay option.
  • Install the AT&T TV app from the App Store.
  • Then open the DirecTV app.
  • After that, enter your subscription information and sign in to your account.
  • Then, from the top of your iOS Smartphone screen, slide down to bring down the Control Center.
  • Tap on the Screen Mirroring icon in the Control Center now.
  • From the scanned list, select your Roku device.
  • Mirror your favorite content in the DirecTV app.

Compatible Roku Devices with AT&T TV

While you can stream AT&T TV on Roku, keep in mind that not all Roku devices can do so. Check the list below to see if your Roku streaming device can access AT&T TV.

  • Roku Streaming Stick (3500X, 3600X, 3800X),
  • Roku Streaming Stick+ (3810X, 3811X)
  •  Roku Streaming Stick+ (3810X, 3811X)
  • Roku Streaming Stick+ (3810X, 3811)
  • Express+: 3710X, 3910X, 3931X Roku Express: 3700X, 3900X, 3930X
  • Roku Premiere (3920X, 4620X), Premiere+ (391X, 4630X).
  • Roku Ultra models include the 4640X, 4660X, 4661X, and 4670X.
  • LT-2700X Roku
  • SE-2710X Roku 1
  • Roku 2-2720X, Roku 4210X
  • Roku 3-4200X, Roku 4230X
  • Roku 4-4400X
  • Roku TVs that are not 4K: 5000X, 8000X
  • Roku 4K TV models include the 6000X, 7000X, A000X, C000X, and C000GB.
  • 9100X Roku Smart Soundbar

Final Thoughts: 

AT&T TV programming is now available on DirecTV Stream. You can connect the DirecTV Stream to Roku and watch all of your favorite stuff on the big screen. There are four subscription plans to choose from. The plans include access to the top Roku channels, such as HBO Max, Showtime, Starz, Epix, Cinemax, and many others. Choose a monthly subscription plan and begin viewing all of your favorite shows on TV. Hope you enjoyed this blog and do leave your comments in the section below. 

Frequently asked questions

What is the cost of AT&T TV (DirecTV )Stream on Roku?

To access the DirecTV Stream platform, you must subscribe to the Entertainment package for $69.99.

What if my Roku doesn’t work with AT&T TV or DirecTV?

You may still watch your favorite shows and movies if your Roku isn’t compatible with DirecTV. You will need an Android or iOS mobile to mirror DirecTV or AT&T TV to your Roku device.

How do I install the Roku TV app?

To install an app to your Roku, follow these steps:
On the remote, press the Home button.
Navigate to Streaming Channels.
Locate the app you want to add.
When you’ve located the app, pick it and choose the Add channel.
Allow time for the app to be added.
When the app is added, you will receive a confirmation message.


  • Madhuri Patoju

    Madhuri is a passionate writer with a keen interest in creating compelling and informative content, especially in the activation niche. With over two years of experience in the industry, she has honed her writing skills to deliver engaging articles that resonate with readers. Madhuri has a natural curiosity and enjoys exploring a wide range of topics, from lifestyle and travel to technology and science. You can find her sleeping, reading, or learning new skills when she is not writing. Whether it's a blog post, article, or web content, Madhuri takes pride in delivering quality work that informs, educates, and entertains her audience.

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