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What USB thumbdrive to use?

what USB thumb drive is recommended for TCL Roku TV?

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Roku Guru

Re: What USB thumbdrive to use?

Hello @Pararquat67

Thanks for posting here in the Community!

Could you tell us what you are using the USB drive for? Feel free to visit this Support link for more information about USB drives: Why does my Roku® streaming device not recognize my external USB drive?

Please keep us posted.

All the best,

Kariza D.
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Re: What USB thumbdrive to use?


The TCL requires min 16gb USB (or Flash drive) for the Live TV rewind/Pause Feature.  Here is the Roku TCL link with some more info.

I use a 32gb PNY USB 3.0 in my Insignia Roku TV and works fine.  As you will see in the above link, brand name is not really important, USB 2.0 and 3.0 should work, larger gb flash drives will not provide more time than the 90min rewind/pause feature.

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