So you just got a Roku and want to activate PlayStation Vue? Well you’ve come to the right place! Setting up PS Vue is quick and easy if you follow this simple guide.
What is PlayStation Vue?
For those that don’t know, PlayStation Vue (or PS Vue for short) is Sony’s live TV and cloud DVR streaming service. It gives you access to popular cable channels like:
Basically, it replaces your cable subscription but with no contracts, more flexibility, and often at a cheaper price. The only catch is you need an internet connection rather than a cable input on your TV.
Once set up though, you can stream live sports, movies, shows, news – you name it. It’s perfect for cord cutters with a Roku.
Now let’s walk through getting it up and running…
Downloading the PlayStation Vue Channel
First things first – you need to download the PS Vue channel app:
- Press the “Home” button on your Roku remote to get to the home screen
- Select the “Streaming Channels” option
- Search for “PlayStation Vue”
- Click “Add Channel”
- Press “OK” to confirm
Once installed, you’ll have the app on your Roku.
Note: you need an active Roku account for this to work.
Activating Your Roku Device
Now on to the fun part – activation! Just 4 quick steps:
- Open the PlayStation Vue app on your Roku
- Follow the prompts to get your activation code
- Visit psvue.com/activate and enter the code
- Choose your subscription plan to finish activating
After picking a package and entering payment details, Vue will confirm the activation is complete.
And that’s it! You can now stream to your heart’s content.
Some Final Thoughts
I hope you found this simple guide helpful for getting PlayStation Vue setup on Roku. Once activated, take some time to browse channels and explore all the available shows and movies.
Also feel free to upgrade or downgrade your subscription plan at any time based on what content you want access to.
Let me know if you have any other questions down below!