The streaming platform market is overflowing with dozens of apps and sites. People get confused about what to choose and what not to choose. To use any streaming service, the user should pay a certain amount and then only can avail of a free trial. But, Vudu is a streaming service offering both free and subscription service. It started as a video renting platform and now started to stream. Vudu supports all the major platforms. This article is to show you How to install and watch Vudu on Roku?.
What is Vudu?
Vudu is a digital video rental store and streaming platform. It is owned by Fandango Media. It was initiated as a media player later turned into a streaming platform. Via Vudu, you get access to rent movies by not even signing up. Loads of movies to watch and you can even buy movies online. It offers demanded video content.
Vudu offers a cinema-like experience at home. You can watch 10,000+ free movies and TV shows on Vudu. More than 100,000 movies and TV shows is available on the Vudu for rent or purchase. Vudu supports devices like Android, iOS, Xbox One, PS4, Roku, Apple TV, Chromecast, Smart TVs, and more.
Features of Vudu
To talk about Vudu’s features:
- Pay for what you wish to watch
- New Movies and shows
- Customize your watchlist
- Can skip adult content
- Cloud storage, so can have access anywhere
- Can scan DVD Bar code and can watch it as a digital movie
- Dolby audio
- 720p, 1080p video quality
- Can choose video and audio quality as per your internet speed
- 3D movies
And many other features to rely on Vudu.
Vudu Subscription packages
As said before, you pay for what you watch. So, no monthly subscription is available for Vudu. Approximately,
- The cost of renting a movie costs between $0.99 and $5.99.
- The cost of purchasing movie costs between $4.99 and $24.99.
- Cost of purchasing one TV show episode costs between $1.99 and $2.99.
- The cost of purchasing the whole season costs between $14.99 and $45.99.
The cost of the purchase relies on the video and audio quality and also if it is a new release. You also get access to various offers frequently on Vudu.
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What are the channels in Vudu?
To state again, Vudu offers subscription-free usage of Vudu service. This offers users with 60+ channels to enjoy. The Vudu Channel list includes Comedy Central, NBC, Syfy, Fox, and many more channels. It is also inclusive of premium channels such as Cinemax, HBO, Showtime, etc.
How to Sign up for Vudu?
Step1: Go to Vudu App or Vudu.com.
Step2: Click on Create a new Vudu account.
Step3: Type your name, mail ID and password.
Step5: You can Sign in directly if you have Walmart account.
Is Vudu available on Roku?
Vudu is a free app that is available on the Roku channel store. You can install the Vudu app on Roku in two minutes. Let’s see how to install Vudu.
How to Install and Watch Vudu on Roku?
Step1: Connect your Roku on your TV and Turn on your Roku.
Step2: Open the streaming channels, your Roku channel store will open.
Step3: Navigate to search channels section.
Step4: Search Vudu app.
Step5: Open the Vudu app from the search result.
Step6: Click Add Channel.
Step7: Your Vudu app is started to add on your Roku.
Step8: It will install automatically on the home page.
Step9: Launch the Vudu app on Roku.
Step10: To Activate your Vudu account follow the prompts on the screen.
Now, you can access to Vudu app on Roku easily.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Vudu on Roku free?
Vudu is a free app officially available on Roku. You can easily get the App in the Roku channel store.
What is family plan on Vudu?
Using family plan, you can skip the adult content, violence, etc by this mode. This is kids safe zone to enjoy watching Vudu. “Watch with family play” option, you can use if you want to watch a movie or series in a kids safe mode. This is available on both rental and buying subscription of Vudu.
How do I play Vudu on my TV?
Step1: Go to Apps on your TV.
Step2: Search for Vudu and click OK.
Step3: Sign in with your Vudu account or Walmart account or facebook account.
Step4: If not Sign up for one.
Step5: Browse for movies and shows available without logging in.
To close, Vudu is a streaming service at no cost membership. No extra fee is needed to access the Vudu on any device. The best part of this app is that, it is cost free and compatible with almost all devices. Hey movie lovers!! Its time to cheer up!!