It’s Netflix, Netflix, and Netflix all the way. Roku even has quick launch buttons on the remote to Netflix. If you want to watch The Walking Dead on Roku, then tune in to Netflix. Get a subscription starting about $7.99 and you can even watch season 9. Binge on seasons 1 to 8 and a lot of other things with Netflix. We will tell you more about Netflix but first here’s a bit about the series.
The Walking Dead Review
The story follows the aftermath of the zombie apocalypse. A former police offer leads a group of survivors who are on an expedition looking for somewhere safe and secure to live. The world is infested by the zombies, the situation takes a toll on the survivors. Even as they travel, they are ridden with interpersonal conflicts which are impediments to their very basic survival. Critics have reckoned that the show is just not another horror flick. It comes across as much more than that though the canvas is cinematic, much of the experience even feels real. There is theatrical grandeur mixed with an orchestral background score that can send a chill down your spine. The pain of every human along with celebrated glory are captured well along with some breathtaking moments. Most certainly the series has to be acclaimed for its creative and zesty filmmaking.
To enjoy The Walking Dead on Roku, add Netflix to your streaming entertainment package. Repeatedly rated as one of the best American media services, Netflix, still, after years, is a bargain with its huge catalog of content at just $8.Available on a multitude of devices besides the Roku, the service ensures that every viewer receives high-quality original programming with some user-friendly and empathetic features thrown in. Rewind a few years back before streaming cable, you will remember that Netflix was delivering movie discs to your house. Later, this turned into a niche offering. It is estimated that the channel has around 58 million subscribers across the United States and 137 million subscribers around the world, as of October 2018.
Watch The Walking Dead on Roku
To watch all programming including The Walking Dead on Roku, activate the Roku Activation Code for Netflix. The service comes with features such as NAVIGATION, RESOLUTION, SUBTITITLES & ALTERNATE AUDIO, and PARENTAL CONTROLS. Beginning from the Roku 2 and barring the Roku MHL stick, the service also comes with 5.1 surround sound effects.
Setting up Netflix
Netflix can be easily perceived on most of the Roku models.
- Just select NETFLIX from the MAIN Roku screen; most often it is present here itself
- If you cannot find the channel icon, then go to STREAMING CHANNELS -> MOVIES & TV
- Thereafter, just select the channel and add it to your viewing catalog
- Another thing that you might have to do is to get a membership with Netflix online
If you are using a Roku 1 model, you can do the following:
- Go to the main HOME screen on Roku and select NETFLIX
- If the channel tile is missing then go to CHANNEL STORE -> MOVIES & TV
- Here, select the icon and click on ADD CHANNEL
- On the ARE YOU A MEMBER OF NETFLIX? Prompt, click on YES
- You can also setup an online membership if you are not a member at Netflix.com
- Enter the activation code that you see on the screen at Netflix.com/activate