There are two things required while you mirror iPhone to Roku. They are setting up your Roku receiver and setting up the Roku app on your iPhone. You can also stream the iPhone to Roku using Photo+. If you have a problem with your iPhone controlling Roku, you can verify below Screen Mirror Devices for the possible blocked device. The blocked device will be displayed under Always Blocked Devices. The devices have to be added manually to the list.

  • First, check if your Roku receiver and your iPhone are on the same network.
  • To check the network settings, you can find it using the Roku receiver.
  • On the Roku main screen, navigate to Settings-> System -> Screen mirroring.
  • Below the screen mirroring from iPhone to Roku mode, check if Prompt or Always allow option is selected. There will be an indication with a checkmark against it.
  • Now, download the Roku app from the App Store.
  • Open the app once it is installed. Now, Agree to the Terms and Conditions to proceed with the setup process.
  • The Roku app will now search for a receiver.
  • ap on your device if found, else wait until the Roku app finds the device.
  • Below are some of the issues you may face with screen mirroring. The videos may take time to play, don’t panic wait for a while.
  • There may be a time lag or delay between the audios and the visuals of the video that you are playing. Wait while the device rectifies the lag by itself.
  • At times, the mirroring may stop functioning suddenly. Check whether your screen display is on or off.
  • There are instances when you mirror iPhone to Roku may fail to start while you attempt to stream from iPhone to Roku.In such cases, restart it and then perform the above steps.

how to mirror iphone to roku smart tv?


  • To Screen Mirror Iphone to Roku smart TV, you need an HDMI cable and original Lightning Digital AV adapter featuring an ARM chip and 256 MB of RAM.
  • Connect the lightning end of the Digital AV Adapter to the lightning port of the iPhone. Then, connect the HDMI end to the Smart TV using an HDMI cable.
  • Insert the charger cable into the charger port of the adapter. Change your Smart TV source; switch to the HDMI port.
  • Now you can see the iPhone screen on your TV.
  • If you need to play videos, games, or photos, make use of the iPhone screen mirroring option on the Smart TV.
  • There are few limitations like you will have to preview the iPhone screen in the near front.
  • Since the Roku app is already mirrored on your iPhone, you can just choose the videos, music and mirror the same on your Smart TV.




How to Mirror Iphone to Roku TV without WiFi?

  • The easiest way to Screen Mirror Iphone to Roku without Wi-Fi is to connect your iPhone to TV with the Apple TV app.
  • It lets you mirror iPhone to Roku content directly on your TV.
  • Check that the iPhone and the Apple TV are on the same network.
  • Open the Control Center on the iOS device.
  • Press the AirPlay mirroring button which looks like a triangle pointing up toward the rectangle.
  • Now, choose your Apple TV from the list of devices which appears. AirPlay your video on the Apple TV.
  • The second method is to download the Airbeam app.
  • Download the Mirror for Roku streaming channel. The channel is available in the Personal media section found on the Roku TV.
  • Install the Mirror for Roku app on your device. It will begin to search for your Roku device on the local network.
  • When Roku TV is found, select it.
  • Tap the Start Mirroring option to initiate screen mirroring from iPhone to Roku which is currently selected.
  • Choose the Mirror for Roku option and then press the Start Broadcast option to start the mirroring.


  • Plug the HDMI cable’s one end into your TCL Roku TV and the other end into the adapter.
  • Plug the adapter to the lightning port of your iOS device.
  • On your TCL TV, switch to the HDMI input option.
  • Chromecast users can use their iPhone to cast to any TV using Chromecast Ultra or Chromecast.
  • Connect the Chromecast to the HDMI port on your TV. Launch a the Chromecast-supported app on the iPhone.
  • Press the Cast button. Look for Chromecast in the list of available devices.
  • Ensure that the iPhone and Roku device is connected to the network.
  • On the app like YouTube, Netflix, etc., search for the Cast button or option.
  • Click on the Cast option and choose the Roku Device from the list.
  • After following the basic mirror iPhone to Roku procedure, there is a simple way to enable screen mirroring on your TCL TV with Roku.
  • On your TCL remote, select the Settings button.
  • Choose the System button.
  • Then, click the options Screen Mirroring followed by Enable Screen Mirroring.



  • You can always use the common method to Screen Mirror Iphone to Roku as mentioned above, or you can screen to Roku using Photo+ or Screen Saver.
  • First, try to screen mirror using the Photo+. Proceed with the steps provided below to mirror content using Photo+.
  • Press the Photo+ option on your Roku device to begin the screen mirroring from iPhone to Roku process.
  • Choose the item which you want to mirror, like Music, Photos, Screen saver, or videos.
  • To play the media on the TV screen, just tap on the media.
  • Ensure that the TV screen displays the message “ Play on Roku” before playing the media you have chosen.
  • Steps to Mirror Iphone to Roku using Screen saver:
  • To begin with, press the Screen saver on your media selection screen and then tap the Screen Saver option.
  • Click the drop-down menu and choose the source which you want to use for screen saver photos.
  • Click on each photo you want to add. On clicking on the photo, you will find a check mark on it.
  • Once done with selecting the photos, tap the Next option.
  • You can select the Style and Speed as you prefer. Tap Set Screen Saver.
  • Click OK to set the screen saver. You will now see the screen saver begins to play on the tv.



  • Get an HDMI cable for Roku 3. No HDMI cable will be supplied along with your Roku 3 device.
  • Use the HDMI cable to connect the HDMI ports of the Roku 3 device and TV.
  • Plug the Roku 3 device into a power source.
  • Power on your TV. On your remote, press the Source button. The Roku screen will appear.
  • Choose a language on the screen. Press the OK button when prompted to continue the setup network.
  • After that, select a wired or wireless connection type.
  • Now to mirror iPhone to Roku 3, follow the steps below.
  • Check that your Roku is updated to the latest version.
  • Navigate to Networks option and connect your Roku device to the Wi-Fi network to which your iPhone is connected.
  • Go to the Settings option and then Enable the Screen Mirroring option.
  • On the Apple app store, download the Roku app.
  • Install the Roku app and create an account for yourself. If you already have one, then sign in.
  • On the next page, you can see the list of the devices. Choose your device.
  • Choose the Play on Roku 3 option displayed on the toolbar at the bottom of the page.



  • Check if you have the following requirements: HDMI cable, Roku 2 device, Adapter, and Roku 2 remote.
  • Connect the HDMI cable from the Roku 2 device to the HDMI port, Ethernet cable to the ethernet port and the Adapter cable to the respective slot on the TV.
  • After connecting the cables, you will get the Welcome message on the screen.
  • Later you will be prompted to choose your language. You can also select the display type.
  • Then, follow the set of instructions displayed on the screen for the further setup process



The screen mirroring issue may occur due to various reasons. Check that the devices are connected properly. Check if the internet connection is fast.

Try restarting your Roku device. If you still have screen mirror issue, reboot your iPhone once. These steps should resolve the mirroring issue. If the problem persists, reset the Roku device, re-configure it, and try screen mirroring.


  • Go to the Networks option and connect your Roku device to the same Wi-Fi network to which your iPhone is connected.
  • Navigate to the Settings option and then Enable the screen Mirror Iphone to Roku option by clicking it.
  • On the Apple app store of your iPhone, download the Roku app.
  • Launch the Roku app on your iPhone and create your account. If you already have one, then just sign in.
  • On the next page, the list of available devices will be displayed; choose your device.
  • Find the Play on Roku 2 option on the toolbar and select it.



  • First, check the basic things that your device is capable of mirroring iPhone to Roku.
  • Try performing the power restart on your iPhone.
  • Also, perform the power restart on the Roku device.
  • Check whether the content playing on your iPhone is streaming on Roku device as well.
  • Verify whether you have enabled the Screen mirroring option on the iPhone device.
  • Check if the HDMI cables, power adapter, and the Ethernet cables are correctly inserted.
  • Ensure that your Roku Device is updated to the latest version. Now the Mirror Iphone to Roku Issue will be cleared.