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Roku launches Apple Watch app with remote, channels, and voice control

[2019-11-09 16:26:57]

Control your Roku right from your wrist. What you need to know Roku has launched an Apple Watch app. The three main features of the app are the Remote, Channels, and Voice. The app comes weeks after the Apple TV app launched on Roku. Just last month, Roku announced that the Apple TV app would be coming to the Roku platform along with select Apple TV channels like HBO and Showtime, as well as access to Apple TV+ when it debuted on November 1st. Now, Roku has launched an Apple Watch app that brings some of the major features of its iPhone app to your wrist. Reported by 9to5Mac, the new 6.1.3 version of its iPhone app will bring new features to the Apple Watch. There are three key features of the Roku Apple Watch app: Remote, Channels, and Voice. The Apple Watch app will feature the same remote as the iPhone app, but lose the rewind, fast forward, and keyboard functionality because, well, it has to fit on an Apple Watch. Channels will order your most recently launched channels on R...

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