Remotes & Accessories

Help with Roku remotes and accessories, including pairing a remote, setting up TV power & volume control, using voice commands, power adapters, cables, headphones, and wireless speaker accessories.
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Johnyboyd3
Level 7

Need a better remote with solid buttons because the rubber is trash

Need a remote with plastic buttons or something because I push the button 10 times before it works. That’s also with me holding it up moving it around until it works. I’m no more than 10 feet from my tv. #westinghouse

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makaiguy
Level 21

Re: Need a better remote with solid buttons because the rubber is trash

Roku supplies the operating system, which includes Roku functions, for use in "Roku TV"s.  The manufacturer provides the hardware.

Roku TV Manufacturer Support Contacts:
https://community.roku.com/t5/Manufacturer-Support-Warranty-Resources/Contacting-Support-for-Your-Ro...

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DBDukes
Level 16

Re: Need a better remote with solid buttons because the rubber is trash

Adding to what @makaiguy said, you can get a Roku Voice Remote ($20) or a Roku Enhanced Voice Remote ($30) that will connect via WiFi Direct to the Roku TV. I use one on my Roku TV. Since it's a WiFi Direct connection, it doesn't need line of sight, like the IR remote you have that came with the TV.

The buttons are fine on mine. I can hold the remote anywhere, not even point it if I don't want to, and it works.

Or, you can find a universal remote at Best Buy, Walmart, Amazon, or other places that works with Roku TV. Just make sure Roku TV is in the list of supported devices.

DBDukes
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