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Jules65
Level 7

Do i need outside ariel

Help . I want to leave virgin and am looking at other options .

im not sure if i have outside ariel for my TV . Will Roku work without outside ariel so give me extra TV channels by leaving virgin 

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renojim
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Re: Do i need outside ariel

Roku devices, other than actual RokuTVs, receive everything via the Internet.  You can't receive OTA (over the air) channels with a stand-alone Roku device, so no antenna is necessary.  It will give you a different experience than what you get with Virgin, so you may want to get a cheap Roku to try before you get rid of Virgin.

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