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Roku players are a series of digital video & media players manufactured by Roku, Inc. Roku partners provide over-the-top content in the form of channels used to stream TV and movies.

Problems in the last 24 hours

The graph below depicts the number of Roku reports received over the last 24 hours by time of day. When the number of reports exceeds the baseline, represented by the red line, an outage is determined.

Roku Outage Chart 07/22/2024 12:15

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Most Reported Problems

The following are the most recent problems reported by Roku users through our website.

  1. Sign in (32%)

    Sign in (32%)

  2. Playback Issues (29%)

    Playback Issues (29%)

  3. Crashing (22%)

    Crashing (22%)

  4. Buffering (17%)

    Buffering (17%)

  5. Video Quality (1%)

    Video Quality (1%)

Live Outage Map

The most recent Roku outage reports came from the following cities:

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City Problem Type Report Time
United StatesDallas Buffering
MexicoMexico City Playback Issues
United StatesAshland Playback Issues
United StatesMontgomery Buffering
United StatesWaldron Playback Issues
United StatesWahiawā Playback Issues
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Roku Issues Reports

Latest outage, problems and issue reports in social media:

  • A_Beverage_Here mth (@A_Beverage_Here) reported

    @HBOMaxHelp @K_Curry_ It's everything HBO max. You know this. It's roku. Its fire TV. It Chromecast. It's xbox. It's playstation. It's every streaming device. You hang. You clearly don't know why but it's for a higher up engineer than than the help desk on Twitter to figure out.

  • ThreadbareDsign Karen Stickney (@ThreadbareDsign) reported

    @TeamYouTube YouTube TV isn't streaming any channels, tho it previews them. I've checked for updates and restarted my Roku - any help??

  • barkbarkwooofff Matt (@barkbarkwooofff) reported

    I think Showtime takes the cake for worst streaming service now. I was watching Twin Peaks last week on there and now i have to get Showtime The Roku Channel to watch it. Does that make any ******* sense? Seriously I’m just pirating this **** now.

  • jmarous jmarous (@jmarous) reported

    @YouTubeTV getting playback error on every channel. Using Roku.

  • airforcepride Craig Samuels Jr (@airforcepride) reported

    @TeamYouTube Is YoutubeTV experiencing an outage. It doesn’t work on any streaming device (AppleTV, Roku, FireStick).

  • RonTekulve Ron Tekulve (@RonTekulve) reported from Hattiesburg, Mississippi

    @DIRECTV are you currently having problems on @Roku on your Direct TV Stream Service?

  • KitKatChrys GLAMma (@KitKatChrys) reported

    @YouTubeTV HELLO MY youtube tv is not working on my Roku's - please address this asap.

  • TheeAllyE TheeAllyE (@TheeAllyE) reported

    Roku really is the worst tv in history

  • joel72858949 joel stratman (@joel72858949) reported

    @YouTubeTV So what my YouTube tv is down on roku fix it

  • LisaKathan Lisa Kathan (@LisaKathan) reported

    @Redpainter1 @slinganswers yep -- I am getting the same error 8-702 on roku, Android, and the website.

  • BigOkie67 Mark B 🇺🇦 (@BigOkie67) reported

    @DIRECTV @TheOGWeezy Android phone app works for me ok it seems to be Roku related. When are you guys gonna release an app for Android TV? It's stupid that you haven't. I have two Shield TV boxes they won't work on.

  • IllinoisExposed Political Corruption Exposed - Illinois (@IllinoisExposed) reported

    @slinganswers Local channels working through air tv but no cable station will play. 8-702 error. On all 3 Roku devices. All updated and operating other streaming apps.

  • StopAskClairefy Claire Ramming (@StopAskClairefy) reported

    @espn I can't stream the #USAvNGA game 😭 tried redownloading, logging in and out of cable, trying on my phone vs Roku, nothing. Help!!!

  • VavoomyTweets Dani S. (@VavoomyTweets) reported

    @TeamYouTube Now it’s all channels getting the playback error. I’ve tried restarting the Roku device. Kindly assist.

  • scpanel Steve Panelli (@scpanel) reported

    @YouTubeTV Not working on Roku or Apple TV getting playback errors

  • BlackHammer1976 Black Hammer (@BlackHammer1976) reported

    @slinganswers Also trouble shooting does nothing removed sling app nothing reset Roku nothing still 8-702 don’t understand if it is a technical issue why are you telling people to DM you to try troubleshooting it.

  • mikemedeiros Mikemedeiros (@mikemedeiros) reported

    @saffronluna That's what I turned it on to watch too. The mobile app is working. It's my Roku that's getting the error message.

  • JakePasini Jake Pasini (@JakePasini) reported

    @YouTubeTV @YouTubeTV on @Roku is currently not working. I assume because of this update. Black screen. Please fix. Works fine on my phone, not the internet.

  • QueenMelmendi Nicol E Melmenditon (@QueenMelmendi) reported

    @DIRECTVhelp HI. I'm also having issues with my Directv Stream on Roku. I see you've replied to others it's a national outage. Please tweet out when you get an ETA on when it will be fixed. Thanks.

  • carlos_mex1 Carlos (@carlos_mex1) reported

    @YouTubeTV my app is not working on both my @Roku and @amazonfiretv help! thanks

  • sharon_bohannan Sharon Bohannan (@sharon_bohannan) reported

    @downdetector Get playback error on roku and firestick and LG smart TV but works on iphone

  • BrookeEveler Brooke Eveler (@BrookeEveler) reported

    @PopContrarian ESPN iPhone app is the ONLY place I could get it to play - both Roku and website were giving me the same connection errors you posted

  • skelly54 Sean Kelly (@skelly54) reported

    @Meanerz @YouTubeTV Same issue with my Roku in Omaha.

  • RonTekulve Ron Tekulve (@RonTekulve) reported from Hattiesburg, Mississippi

    @DIRECTV are you currently having problems on @Roku on your Direct TV Service?

  • GreggMasters Gregg Masters (@GreggMasters) reported

    @RokuSupport can you help me? My audio synch is happening on almost every application. If I reboot the ROKU, it might help for one episode but then episode 2 goes right back to being out of synch.

  • Tony10283 Tony1028 (@Tony10283) reported from Raleigh, North Carolina

    @YouTubeTV I cant watch your app on my phone or any of my roku's. Error stating something with licensing. What's going on?

  • Sanjolisa Lisa Townsley (@Sanjolisa) reported

    @TeamYouTube Is there an issue with YouTube tv App? I can watch online but not on Fire Stick or Roku TV

  • TLaberdee Tony Laberdee (@TLaberdee) reported

    @TeamYouTube not working on my TCL Roku TV, Google Pixel or Google TV, is working on my wife's iPhone and my iPad. I assume this is the same for everyone?

  • chairmanquan Sweet'nSourScouser (@chairmanquan) reported

    @YouTubeTV not working on my @roku tv. What's going on

  • loreelove07 Loree Lamour (@loreelove07) reported

    @RokuSupport hi YouTube tv is not working on Roku. It’s working on my phone though can you help me with this? I’m not the only person with this issue. Thank you.