How to Watch SonyLIV on Roku in Canada [Updated 2022]

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There is an increasing demand amongst the streamers to watch SonyLiv on Roku in Canada. For those of you who don’t know, SonyLiv is a popular streaming platform in India.

The platform is gaining more popularity daily compared to the other platforms mainly because it offers free and premium subscriptions on its app and website.  Here is a complete guide on Sonyliv subscription price & plans.

Now, why do people like using Roku? Roku is a popular device to connect to your TV and stream movies, series, and shows from OTT platforms. There is a large number of Indian people who use Roku on their TV to watch SonyLIV movies in Canada, & web series

However, since SonyLiv is a geo-blocked service and it is only available for Indians; you can’t stream SonyLIV in Canada for free and you’ll need a VPN like ExpressVPN to get access.

Hence, the question that arises is, does SonyLiv work on Roku devices? The guide will answer all your question related to the topic.


Is SonyLiv On Roku in Canada?

The short answer to the question is no SonyLiv is not available on Roku. But you can get it on Roku with a screen mirroring hack.

It is the only way you can enjoy your favorite show on your Roku-connected TV. But how? Let’s find out the trick for how to watch SonyLiv using Roku.


How to Enable Screen Mirroring on Roku in 5 Easy Steps

Step 01: Set up the Roku Device

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Make sure your Roku device is connected to your TV.

First, you have to set up your Roku device so that it can be used with your TV. Simply, plug it in into the port on your TV.

Step 02: Open the Settings

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Press home button on Roku remote.

After connecting the device with your TV, “Turn it on.” And use the Roku remote to Go to the Home Screen, and select Settings.

Step 03: Select Screen Mirroring

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Head to the system option and locate screen mirroring.

Now locate and click the System Option button and from the right-hand menu select Screen Mirroring.

Step 04: Enable Screen Mirroring

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Make sure to check the enable screen mirroring option.

Once the Screen Mirroring menu opens, click the Enable Screen Mirroring button.

Step 05: Select the Desired “Allow” Option

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Under screen mirroring mode, choose the option you prefer.

Once you enable the screen mirroring option, the device will present you with confirmation options; choose between Prompt or Always Allow.

You have successfully enabled the Roku screen mirroring option for your TV. Now, let’s go to the next step, how to watch SonyLiv on Roku in Canada.


How to Screen Mirror Roku from Different Mobile Devices?

In this section, we will show how to mirror different mobile devices to Roku which will be helpful for both Android and iOS users.

How to Screen Mirror SonyLiv from Android to Roku?

Step 1: If you are using an Android phone or tablet, you need to open the Google Play Store on your device.

Step 2: After launching the play store app, search for the SonyLiv app.

Step 3: Now install the SonyLiv app to your android phone.

Step 4: Now launch the SonyLiv app and log into your account.

Step 5: It’s important to make sure your Android phone and Roku are both connected to the same wifi network.

Step 6: Touch the cast icon on the notification bar of your Android device after you’ve swiped down the notification bar.

Step 7: After tapping the cast icon, you can see the available devices. To use the Roku, choose the device.

Step 8: Touch the strat over the option to mirror your android phone on the TV.

Step 9: Now your android phone is mirroring the TV.

Step 10: Launch the SonyLiv app on your phone and play your favorite show. And enjoy SonyLiv on Roku in Canada.

How can I screen mirror SonyLiv from iOS to Roku?

Let’s find out the tricks to mirror iOs devices to Roku:

Step 1: In order to get started, you must launch your iOS app store first.

Step 2: In the app store, type the SonyLiv app and search.

Step 3: Download the SonyLiv app to your iOS device.

Step 4: Keep your account logged in at all times.

Step 5: Now, on your device, go into the app store and search for “Mirror for Roku” again.

Step 6: Now install it to your iOS device. You will also need to install Mirror for Roku on your Roku streaming device as well.

Step 7: You must connect your iOS device and Roku streaming app to the same Internet connection.

Step 8: On your device, launch the Mirror for Roku app.

Step 9: After launching the app, you have to tap on the Roku device connected to your TV.

Step 10: It is necessary to approve the screen mirroring requests on the Roku-connected device. You can launch a Roku Mirror yourself or use the device’s launcher.

Step 11: You have to allow notifications to start Roku screen mirroring.

Step 12: You have successfully mirrored your device.

Step 13: Launch the SonyLiv app and enjoy the show.


SonyLiv on Roku in Canada – FAQs

Yes, you can enjoy Indian shows on Roku using India TV. It offers over-the-air content of Indian TV channels in streaming format.

SonyLiv cannot be streamed directly on Roku. Mirroring your other devices will let you watch SonyLiv shows on your Roku.

You cannot close the SonyLiv captions directly on Roku. While mirroring, you need to use the SonyLiv app to close the caption, for other platforms. The steps are:

  1. Go home using the Roku remote.
  2. Select settings.
  3. Select accessibility/captions.
  4. After selecting the caption, you can choose your preferred option.



Wrapping Up

Hopefully, you now understand how to get SonyLiv on Roku in Canada. The simplest trick is screen mirroring and you only need to follow five steps to start streaming right away. Here is a guide to cancel Sonyliv subscription if you want to cancel it anytime. Happy Streaming!

Joshua Garner

Joshua calls himself nerd+geek who is also passionate about football. He enjoys comics, animes, and science fiction. He finds his comfort in writing about suspense, thrillers and science fiction shows and movies.

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