How to Get Pandora on Roku [3 Methods]
Roku is a TV that allows you to use internet streaming services, apps, and other features such as voice control without the need to use any external devices. You are allowed to listen to streaming music on it. Most of popular streaming music services are supported by Roku like Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio, Amazon Music, Tidal, Vevo, and TuneIn. As one of the most popular music services, Pandora has rich songs with various styles. To let you get the best Pandora experience, we bring 3 useful methods for you to get Pandora on Roku and listen to it easily.
Method 1. Download Pandora App on Roku
Roku works with Pandora so you can download Pandora app on the app store of Roku. If you subscribe to it, you will enjoy its all music without ads whether paid songs or free music.
How to Download Pandora App on Roku
Step 1. Power your Roku and press the Home button on your Roku remote;
Step 2. Find the Streaming Channels line and select it;
Step 3. In the Channel Store, you will find many software on it; go to the Search Channels to search for Pandora app;
Step 4. Choose the + Add Channel to download the Pandora app on your Roku;
Step 5. Choose Go to Channel to launch Pandora on Roku.
Before you listen to music on Pandora, you need to activate it first.
How to Activate Pandora App on Roku
Step 1. Open the Pandora app and then choose the Login button to get an Activation Code;
Step 2. Enter the Pandora website (pandora.com/roku) on your phone or PC and then enter the Activation Code to the page and then click the Activate Now button;
Step 3. Open your Pandora app on Roku and launch it with your Pandora account.
Method 2. Get Pandora on Roku via Phone
Apart from the Pandora app on Roku, you can also use your phone to get Pandora music on Roku. However, it is different to do that for Android and iPhone users. Here we will discuss how to get Pandora music on Roku via iPhone and Android Phone respectively.
1. For iPhone
Step 1. Power your Roku and then turn on the Apple AirPlay and HomeKit feature in the Settings part of Roku;
Step 2. Make sure that your phone and Roku connect to the same WiFi;
Step 3. Download Pandora app on your iPhone and launch it with your Pandora account;
Step 4. Open the Control Center of your iPhone and then tap on the Screen Mirroring icon to find the name of your Roku to connect the two devices;
Now you can play Pandora music on Roku via your iPhone.
2. For Android
Step 1. Power your Roku and then turn on the Screen mirroring mode feature in the Settings part of Roku;
Step 2. Connect your Android and Roku to the same WiFi;
Step 3. Download the Pandora app on your Android phone and launch it with your Pandora account;
Step 4. Open the Notification Panel and tap on the Screen cast icon to choose the Roku name to connect these two devices;
Method 3. Get Pandora Music to Roku via TunesKit Audio Capture
Pandora is a paid music service so if you want to enjoy all of the music from it, you must be always a Pandora premium. It is not a budget plan for some users. TunesKit Audio Capture is a tool that allows you to record and download Pandora music for free and you can listen to it for free on your Roku.
Apart from Pandora, TunesKit Audio Capture also supports other popular music services like Spotify and Amazon Music. In a word, the software gives you a way to get any sound played on your computer. If you want to transfer those downloaded sounds to other devices, Audio Capture offers 6 common audio formats for you including WAV, MP3, M4A, M4B, FLAC, and AAC. It even offers a built-in audio trimmer in case you are not satisfied with the downloaded sound.
Key Features of TunesKit Pandora Music Downloader
- Record unlimited number of music tracks and podcasts from Pandora
- Convert the recorded Pandora streaming music to plain audio formats
- Preserve the recorded audios with the original audio quality and ID3 tags
- Support multi-track editing like cutting, trimming, merging, and splitting
How to Get Pandora Music via TunesKit Audio Capture
Step 1Download software and prepare to download
TunesKit Audio Capture is compatible with Mac and Windows PC; you should first download it to your PC;
Click the Format icon to set the output format of your downloaded audio before downloading;
Step 2Start and stop downloading
Download Pandora software on your computer; Click the + icon on Audio Capture homepage to add Pandora to it; click the Pandora icon to play the music you want to download; Audio Capture will download it automatically;
If you don’t want to download Pandora software, you can play the music on its website; click the Chrome icon on Audio Capture homepage to find the website and then play the music; Audio Capture will download it.
Step 3Save and locate downloaded Pandora music
Click the Save button to save it to your computer; if you want to find it quickly, you can click the Converted icon to enter the History list and then click the Search icon on each audio line; that icon will guide you to locate the location of your audio.
After downloading, you can transfer music to a USB drive and then connect the USB drive to your Roku. You can listen to those songs on the USB drive for free offline.
The first two methods allow you to get Pandora on Roku online. You will get a perfect experience when you are a Pandora premium. The third method helps you get downloaded Pandora music via TunesKit Audio Capture so that you can play Pandora music on Roku offline. You can choose one of them to enjoy your Pandora music. Hope this tutorial helps you in a way.