We can play Netflix, Hulu, Pandora movies on RoKu 3, can we install iTunes on RoKu 3 for playing iTunes movies and music? This guide will show you how to get iTunes movies & music on RoKu 3.
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We can’t install iTunes on RoKu 3, there is no iTunes App for RoKu 3. How to get iTunes on RoKu 3? We can download iTunes movies and music to a USB flash drive or a digital device. But we still can’t play iTunes movies/music on RoKu 3 through USB. Why?
What format can play on RoKu 3? A USB port enables local media playback (supported formats include: MP4 (H.264) & MKV (H.264) video / AAC & MP3 audio / JPG & PNG image). iTunes movies format is M4A or MOV, music format is M4A, so for playing iTunes on RoKu 3, we have to convert iTunes media files to RoKu 3 supported format. Since iTunes movie are DRM embedded files, iTunes files can’t be played on mac or anything other than a windows machine, RoKu 3 is included. For playing iTunes on RoKu 3 freely, the DRM needs to be removed.
Video Converter Ultimate is a best iTunes to RoKu 3 Converter, with this software, you can remove DRM protection and convert iTunes movies/music to RoKu 3 supported format. You can download the trial version.
Guide : How to play iTunes on RoKu 3?
Step 1: Install and run RoKu 3 iTunes Converter. Add iTunes movies or music into it by clicking “Add Files”.
Step 2: Choose RoKu 3 supported format
For converting iTunes movies to RoKu 3, you can choose H.264 MP4 as output format. You can Click “Format” bar to choose “Common Video > H.264 Video (*.mp4)”. If you want to get 3D movies. You can click “Edit” icon to add 3D effect onto the loaded movies. This format can help you play 3D movies on RoKu 3. For converting iTunes music to RoKu 3, you can choose “Common Audio> MP3”.
Step 3: After iTunes to RoKu 3 conversion. You can click “Open” button to get the converted files. Transfer converted media files to USB flash drive or a digital device.
Step 4: Play iTunes on RoKu 3
Connect a USB memory stick or USB cable of a digital device to the RoKu 3 USB port. Now you can play iTunes movies and music on RoKu 3 for free.
Tip: You can convert HD formats such as MKV, AVI, WMV, MOV to H.264 MP4 for playing on RoKu 3 via this iTunes to RoKu 3 Converter.