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Spectrum TV is back on Roku devices over half a year after it was pulled

Charter Spectrum prospects discovered themselves unable to obtain the Spectrum TV app from Roku’s Channel Store in the event that they hadn’t achieved so earlier than back in December. The two corporations have been unable to return to an settlement on the renewal of their contract, and it led Roku to pull the app from its retailer to stop new downloads. Now, it seems to be like they have been lastly capable of hammer out a deal that works for each of them, as a result of the Spectrum TV app is back on the Roku Channel Store. All prospects must do to entry its dwell and on-demand content material is check in with their Charter broadband account credentials. 

Back when the app was pulled from the shop, Spectrum mentioned Roku did not settle for its provide to resume its contract “despite [its] best efforts.” The company then advised its prospects that they’ll nonetheless entry the app via their telephones and tablets, in addition to on Samsung TV, Apple TV and Xbox. A Roku spokesperson mentioned in a assertion, although, that they have been “working together to reach a positive and mutually beneficial distribution agreement.” 

The corporations did not reveal the small print of the brand new deal, however what’s essential is that subscribers can now obtain the Spectrum TV app after eight months. They despatched out an electronic mail to prospects with the be aware: “We’re delighted to share with you that Roku and Charter Communications have renewed our agreement to distribute the Spectrum TV channel on your Roku device.”

Customers can discover the channels obtainable via the app on the Spectrum website. The checklist consists of Bravo, CNN, CNBC, Fox, NFL, SyFy, NatGeo and HBO Max, although accessibility relies upon on their subscription. 

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