How to Add and Activate WE TV on Roku

We TV on Roku is a fun entertainment channel that has a lot to offer. From a vast collection of popular TV programs like Marriage Bootcamp- Reality Stars, Driven to Love, Braxton Family Values, Marriage Bootcamp- Reality Stars (Family Edition), Love Blows, Growing Up Hip Hop, Growing Up Hip Hop-Atlanta, Million Dollar Matchmaker, Kendra on Top, Mary Mary, and so on, to superhit movies, series, originals, and so much more.

It even offers trailers, previews, and deleted scenes of the programs broadcasted on its channel.

How to Get We Tv on Roku

You do not need to create an account to access its content and you can choose from a long list of pay-TV providers that provide this channel. You can even access it on a variety of different video streaming devices including Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, and iOS and Android devices apart from Roku. 

Now, let us move on to how to add and activate this fantastic entertainment channel on your Roku TV and what alternative options do you have to stream its content if you have already gotten rid of your pay-TV subscription.

How to Add WE TV on Roku?

The process to add WE TV on a Roku device is pretty simple. You can download its official app designed specifically for Roku iOS from the Roku Channel Store itself.

Step 1: First of all, link in the HDMI cord between the Roku streaming player and the TV. Then, plug their power cords into the socket and turn them on.

Step 2: You need to push the Home button on the remote that comes with the Roku set in order to open the Roku Home Page.


Step 3: On the page, you will spot the Streaming Channels option on the menu on the left side panel. Select it to launch the Roku Channel Store.

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Step 4: Now, scroll down to navigate the cursor to Search Channels. Type in We TV in the search bar and you will see a number of search results appearing on the TV screen. Choose the We TV app.

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Step 5: The next page would display a short description of the channel you are about to install. Click on the Add Channel button to do the same. It will take a while to install the channel on your Roku TV.

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Step 6: Once the installation process is successful, tap on Ok on the confirmation message that is displayed on the screen.

How to Activate WE tv on Roku via activate

Activating the We TV channel after installing it is mandatory in an effort to gain complete access to all the content it has to offer. Just go through the following easy steps to activate the We TV app:

Step 1: Tap on Go to Channel option to open the new We TV app on your Roku TV.

Step 2: The opening screen would show an activation code that you must jot down somewhere.

Step 3: Next, take a smartphone or PC and go to via any web browser you want.

Step 4: Type in the code you jotted down in Step 2 in the empty designated space and tap on Submit.

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Step 5: As a final step, log in using your pay-TV provider account credentials. You can finally pick any from the large number of the content offered by the platform and sit back to have a good time.

Alternative Method for WE TV on Roku

You can alternatively stream all of your WeTV favorites on Roku even if you have already cut the cord. There are many live TV streaming services out there that deliver WeTV. All of these streaming services have top-notch entertainment channels, exciting features, free trials, and much more.



Philo is our first choice on this list because it is the most affordable option with brilliant features. You can enjoy over 65 channels including AMC, A&E, Comedy Central, BET, Discovery, Hallmark Channel, MTV, Food Network, HGTV, History, Lifetime, Nickelodeon, Investigation Discovery, Paramount Network, TLC, Travel Channel, VH1, We Tv, etc along with a 7-days free trial for just $25 per month. 

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It allows up to 3 simultaneous streams, but unlimited cloud DVR storage so that you can download as much content as you want to watch later on. Its amazing device support lets you enjoy its streaming content on web browsers, Roku, Chromecast, Android, or iOS as well as Amazon Fire, and Apple TV. You can even stream from its 60,000 titles large on-demand library.

Sling TV


Sling TV is one of the best live TV streaming services because of all the amazing customizable features it offers for its plans. Since neither of its base packages offers the We TV channel, you have to subscribe to any of the base Sling TV plans (Sling Orange or Sling Blue) for $35 per month and then get an additional “Lifestyle Extra” add-on for $6 per month.

The Sling TV plans offer different channels and even different features. The Sling Orange package offers about 30 channels, 1 simultaneous stream while Sling Blue delivers 45+ channels and a maximum of 3 simultaneous streams. They also offer 50 hours of cloud DVR storage and an on-demand library consisting of more than 70,000 pieces of content.



FuboTV is yet another wonderful way to stream all your beloved WeTV content without any issue. You can subscribe to its base package only to watch WeTV on your big Roku screen for $64.99 per month. You can choose from its 100+ channels to watch according to your mood as it has got everything, that includes  Discovery, Disney Channel, Disney Junior, Comedy Central, Food Network, E!, ESPN, AMC, BET, Bravo, Fox News, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Network, Syfy, TLC, Freeform, FX, FXX, Hallmark Channel, HGTV, Investigation Discovery, MSNBC, Travel Channel, USA Network, and VH1.

You can stream fuboTV anywhere because it supports all the major streaming devices like  Android or iOS devices, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Roku, Chromecast, web browsers, etc. It allows a generous 250 hours of cloud DVR storage, 3 simultaneous streams, and a VOD library consisting of over 15,000 titles.


AT&T TV’s subscription plans also include WeTV amongst its channels list. However, it comes a little pricey. Users have to pay $69.99 per month to buy its base plan, the Entertainment Package, which includes more than 65 quality channels including We TV. It also offers 4 other subscription plans that you can choose from.

Subscribers can record 20 hours long videos on its cloud DVR storage but as many as 20 subscribers can stream it at once. It also supports a variety of different devices including  Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Android TV, iPhone/iPad, Android Phone/Tablet, Mac, Windows, Roku, Google Chromecast, Samsung Smart TV, Sony Smart TV, LG Smart TV, and VIZIO Smart TV.

YouTube TV


YouTube TV is the last alternative on this list that delivers the WeTV channel along with 70 other channels like ABC, CBS, Fox, or NBC in its subscription pack. You can buy it at $64.99 per month and even try it out for free for 7 days. 

YouTubeTV has decent simultaneous streaming, letting 3 devices stream at the same time. It allows its users to watch all of its streaming content on all major video streaming platforms so that they can watch it anytime, anywhere they want. Its cloud DVR feature truly makes it unique as it lets you download unlimited hours-long content. It also has an on-demand library that has about 2000 movies or shows you can explore.

Wrapping Up

This article talked all about the We TV app on Roku. We gave you a glimpse of what you can find on it and how you can have fun with it on your Roku. As you saw previously, you can add and activate this channel on your Roku device quite easily, if followed the steps properly.

Alternatively, you can also go through the short descriptions of all the live TV streaming services that offer this channel and pick the one that suits your tastes the most. We hope you find your way around this channel and have a great time of entertainment with it.

Mark Roberts is a freelance writer and tech enthusiast based in San Diego, specializing in internet security, Roku guides, cord-cutting, and more.

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