Roku Device Features, Settings & Updates

Help configuring Roku device settings, using Roku OS features such as screen mirroring, adjusting display type and audio settings, using Guest Mode, and assistance with software updates.
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Level 7

Data Bandwidth

If I am watching a 4K movie, will my data bandwidth from the internet be less or stay the same if I reduce my display type from 1080 to 720 in the Roku settings.

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Level 17

Re: Data Bandwidth

Yes, lower resolutions should reduce bandwidth.  Exactly how much depends on the provider/stream.  Watching a 4K movie in 1080, may have already cut it in half (or more) but going down to 720 should do even more.

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