What are some of the channels available on Roku?


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Some of the most popular channels on Roku, as of 2015, include Netflix, Hulu Plus, Amazon Instant Video and Sling Television. Other popular Roku channels are HBO GO, Crackle and PBS.

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What are some of the channels available on Roku?
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More than 30 million people have a membership to Netflix, and in addition to watching it on mobile devices, members can watch the channel directly through the Roku device. Hulu Plus is a subscription service available through Hulu, and like Netflix, those with a subscription can log into the service through the Roku device. Amazon Instant Video is a similar channel on the Roku for those who subscribe to Amazon Prime.

Sling TV lets members watch television stations through the Roku for about $20 each month. Some of the available channels include CNN, TNT and TBS. HBO GO, the subscription service for HBO viewers, features every episode of the best HBO shows, including all HBO original series such as "True Blood," "Game of Thrones" and "Silicon Valley."

Crackle is another popular Roku channel and offers free on-demand movies and shows through the Roku device. PBS also has a Roku channel that lists thousands of videos for viewers in genres such as technology, nature, culture and science. This channel also includes content from local PBS stations.

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