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How to Watch Kocowa on Roku TV in 5 Easy Steps

Last Updated Sep 9, 2022
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Kocowa, or “Korean Content Wave,” is a streaming service that offers various options in Korean television, including the increasingly popular Kdramas. If you’re a fan of Korean content and own a Roku TV or other Roku device, you may wonder how you can watch Kocowa on Roku TV.

  • Go to the Roku homepage
  • Find your Streaming Channels
  • Search for Kocowa
  • Download the Kocowa app
  • Sign up or log into your Kocowa account

Below, we will discuss the six steps you’ll take to start streaming Kocowa on your Roku TV. Keep reading to learn everything you need to know!

How to Watch Kocowa on Roku TV in 5 Easy Steps

Kocowa is a streaming service that offers a variety of Korean content. Currently, the service is available to users in the United States, Canada, Mexico, Brazil, and Puerto Rico. 

You can find Kocowa on many different streaming platforms, including Roku TV. To watch Kocowa on your Roku TV, you must download the application and sign up for an account. 

Below, we will discuss how you can do this in five easy steps.

Go to the Roku Homepage

Before downloading Kocowa, you will need to navigate to your Roku device’s home screen.

After turning on your television and Roku device, select the correct HDMI input to stream Roku on your TV. When everything boots up, press the home icon on your remote to bring up the Roku homepage. 

Find Your Streaming Channels

Roku devices do not come with Kocowa pre-installed, so in most cases, you will need to download it yourself from the Roku Store.

Before you try downloading the application, check your Streaming Channels to see if you or another family member has already downloaded Kocowa. 

Select “Streaming Channels” in the Roku side menu. If Kocowa is already downloaded, you will see the app icon here. If not, you will need to download it from the Roku Store before moving on.

Search for Kocowa

If you need to install Kocowa, you will need to find it in the Roku Store. Use the “Search” function on the Roku side menu, and type in “Kocowa.”

Kocowa is available in the Roku Store, so you can download it directly from your TV. Find the official Kocowa app in the search results, select it, and choose “Add Channel.”

Download Kocowa

To download Kocowa, you must use the Roku account you created when you first set up your device. Depending on your Roku settings, you may need to enter your Roku password or PIN before the download begins.

After pressing “Add Channel” and entering the required details, the application will begin downloading onto your Roku home screen.

Sign Up or Log into Your Kocowa Account

After downloading Kocowa, go back to your homepage and press the Kocowa icon to launch the application. After launching the app, you must log in to your existing Kocowa account or create a new one. 

If you already have a Kocowa account, just launch the app and log in. If you don’t have an account, create one following the on-screen instructions. 

To enjoy unlimited ad-free content on Kocowa, it’s recommended that you sign up for a subscription plan. These require you to enter your credit or debit card information so the site can charge you for the subscription on your preferred basis.

You can sign up for a Kocowa plan on the Kocowa website. Follow the steps below to do so:

  • Open Kocowa on your web browser and log into your account. 
  • Select “Plans” from the drop-down menu.
  • Kocowa offers several plans, all at different prices. Choose your preferred subscription plan to continue.
  • Enter your payment information following the on-screen prompts.

After completing your payment, launch the app on your Roku TV once again to enjoy ad-free Kocowa content.

How to Watch Kocowa with Subtitles on Roku TV

People from all over the world enjoy watching Korean movies and TV shows. For this reason, many non-Korean speakers choose to turn the subtitles on while watching their favorite programs.

Luckily, Kocowa offers subtitles in various languages on all their content. The exact languages available may vary by program, but they ensure users that English, Spanish, and Portuguese subtitles are always available.

Follow the instructions below to activate subtitles on Kocowa content:

  • Begin playing your preferred content.
  • Using your Roku remote, press the down arrow to open the bottom menu, then use the right arrow key to highlight the “CC” icon.
  • Press select, then choose your preferred language from the available options.

Now, all the content you watch will automatically show subtitles in your preferred language. 

In Conclusion

Kocowa offers a variety of Korean movies and TV shows to users across North and South America. Luckily for Roku users, the Kocowa app is available for download directly from the Roku Store.

To start streaming with Kocowa, all you need to do is download the application and sign into your account. To enjoy unlimited ad-free content, it’s also best to sign up for a Kocowa subscription.