How To Install Google Chrome On Roku TV? A Comprehensive Guide

Google Chrome is one of the best ways to surf the internet.

However, this browser doesn’t work on all devices.

If you use Roku, you may wonder how to install Google Chrome on Roku TV.

I have some amazing tips and tricks for this installation right here.

So let’s read on to level up your web browsing game!

How To Install Google Chrome On Roku TV

Can You Install Chrome On Roku TV?

In fact, you can’t directly install Chrome on the Roku TV because Google and Roku are different in some features.

For example, while you need Google Play Store to install Chrome, you can’t find it in Roku apps.

Luckily, there is a trick called “Screen Mirroring”.

You can use it to show your device’s content on your Roku.

How To Install Google Chrome On Roku TV?

You can easily install Chrome on the Roku TV on Android, iOS, and Windows. Here is how to do it!

Method 1: Using Android

If you use an Android device, follow these steps to install Chrome on the Roku:

  • First, ensure your Android phone and Roku TV connect to the same Wi-Fi network.
  • Open the Google Chrome app with your phone.
  • Swipe down from the top of the phone screen to access the Notification panel.
  • After that, find “Cast” on the panel to display a list of devices you can connect to.
  • Choose the Roku TV from the list. Then, your phone and TV can start working with each other. This process may take a few seconds.
  • Once connected successfully, you will see the screen of the Chrome app on the TV. Your TV now acts as a mirror for your phone.

Method 2: Using iPhone/iPad

You can also use your iPhone and iPad to install Chrome on the Roku.

The instructions are as follows:

  • Activate the AirPlay mode on the Roku TV.
  • Ensure your TV and iPhone are using the same Wi-Fi network.
  • Head to your App Store and search for Google Chrome. You need to install it first.
  • On your iPhone, find “Control Center.”
  • There is a “Screen Mirroring” feature in the Control Center. Once you find it, click on it.
  • There will be a list of devices to connect to. So just pick the Roku TV from that list.
  • Now, you can mirror your iPhone screen on your TV. Feel free to open Google Chrome you have downloaded on your phone and view it on your big screen.
Using iPhone/iPad

2. Activate your “Screen Mirroring” feature

Method 3: Using Windows

You can also use your “Screen Mirroring” feature to install Chrome on the TV.

So please take the following steps:

  • Make sure to connect the Roku TV and PC to the same Wi-Fi network.
  • Enable your “Screen Mirroring” feature on the TV.
  • Then, launch the Chrome browser on the PC.
  • Press “WINDOWS” and the K key on the keyboard at the same time to open “Connect.”
  • In the “Connect” menu, you can see a list of devices to link with. So look for Roku and choose it.
  • Once you select Roku, your PC screen will appear on your TV.
  • Now, the PC screen is mirrored on the TV.

Why Install Google Chrome on Roku TV?

Installing Chrome on the Roku TV can allow you to extend your experience.

Why Install Google Chrome on Roku TV

Here are some benefits of this installation:

  • Convenience: Searching for information on a small screen is inconvenient. Instead, you can browse the web on your big TV screen comfortably.
  • Familiarity: I’m familiar with Google Chrome, so using another web browser is hard. Luckily, I can have it on my Roku.
    If you are a fan of Chrome like me, then go for this method.
  • Security: The incognito mode of Google Chrome lets you browse privately. The web browser also has automatic updates that keep your browser secure.
  • Syncing across devices: If you have signed into a Google account, you can access your saved content or browsing history, even when using different devices.
  • Customization: Google Chrome helps you to customize your experience. So feel free to experiment with extensions and themes.

Final Thoughts

You can install Chrome on the Roku TV because of the “Screen Mirroring” feature.

Just follow the steps I highlighted above.

Then, your TV will mirror what you are showing on your small devices.

You can now surf the web and explore endless content on the big screen.

So just sit on the couch and enjoy!

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Hi! I’m David — a writer, blogger, and proud owner of Smarterve. I’ve been using smart home gadgets and in the home industry for about a decade. I love to solve problems, give suggestions, and create ease for people to enjoy life. This blog is where I can share tips and provide solutions to everyone using smart gadgets.

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