Everybody loves Instagram. They love to watch people’s posts, stories, and videos. You can find videos of almost every kind on Instagram. Sometimes you want to show a video to a lot of friends or family members. It is quite time-consuming to go to every single person and show them the video, especially when they do not have an Instagram account. What if we tell you that you can watch and show Instagram videos on the big screen of your TV? Everyone could watch the video easily. You will love it right? So, in this article, we will show you how to watch Instagram on your TV so you can enjoy it with your friends and family. Let’s talk about some features of Instagram.
What is Instagram?
Instagram is a famous social media app that has over a billion downloads. It has gained the attention of a lot of audiences all around the world. It has a lot of cool features. You can post pictures and videos on it. You can put stories online, you can try different filters. Instagram is full of videos. Mostly, you will see videos that are less than one minute. But Instagram also gives you the feature of IGTV, where you can watch and upload live and longer videos. Generally, you watch these videos alone but sometimes you need to show them on a big screen to your friends and family. So you can use Roku to watch Instagram on TV. So let us show you the whole procedure in the section below.
How to watch Instagram videos on TV?
You have to follow the instructions below to watch Instagram videos on TV.
First, you have to plug the Roku device into your television’s HDMI port and then open it.
Press the home button of the remote and go to the settings option.
Scroll down to find “System” in settings.
Find the “Screen mirroring” option and enable the screen mirroring mode.
Choose the “Always allow” option to enable screen mirroring on Roku.
How to watch Instagram videos on Roku on an Android device?
First of all, download and install the Instagram app from Google Play Store.
Open the app and swipe down the notification tab and select the “Cast screen” option.
Tap on the three vertical dots at the top right corner of the cast screen.
Click on “Enable Wireless Display” and it will show all devices that are available.
Use the Roku device to mirror the Android phone screen on Roku.
Open your Instagram account and view videos on it. They will display on your screen.
How to watch Instagram videos on Roku on a Laptop/PC?
Go to your computer’s home screen and click on the Window icon at the bottom left corner, and after that, open settings.
Select the “System” option in the settings and click on the Display tab.
Select the “Connect to a Wireless display” in the consecutive screen.
Now, you have to choose the Roku device from the available devices which will mirror the computer’s screen on Roku.
Go to your Google browser and open Instagram. Login to your account and watch Instagram videos on Roku.
How to watch Instagram videos on Roku on iPhone?
Well, there is no direct option to do screen mirroring with iPhone on the Roku. You need a third-party app assistance for this purpose. You can use different apps like Mirror for Roku, Streamer for Roku, Screen Mirroring. This is the step-by-step procedure to watch Instagram videos on iPhone on Roku.
Open your Roku and press the home button with your Roku remote.
Select the “Streaming channels” option by scrolling down in the menu. It will open the channel store.
In the search bar, type “Mirror for Roku” and choose it.
Install the app by clicking on “Add channel” option and tap on OK in the prompt.
When the app is installed, go to channel to open the app.
Open the App Store on your iPhone and install the Mirror for Roku app.
Open the app. It will show you all available devices.
Select your Roku device and allow the required permissions.
Open Instagram app and play your videos. They will mirror on the TV.
All available devices We hope this article helped you to watch Instagram videos on your Roku device. We showed you a detailed explanation of the process. But if you still have any queries about this topic, then you can ask us in the comment section.