Key Takeaway

  • Get CNBC: Go to Roku home >> Select Streaming Channels >> Search Channels >> Search CNBC >> Select CNBC >> Add to Channel.
  • Activate CNBC: Launch CNBC >> Note Activation Code >> Go to Activation Webpage >> Enter Activation Code >> Sign In with TV Provider.

CNBC is a popular news channel on NBC Network. It offers financial news as well as business news around the globe. Moreover, the CNBC app is available on the most popular streaming devices that, include Roku. With that, you can stream the CNBC news anytime you want.

Is the CNBC App on Roku Free

CNBC is available on the Roku Channel Store. So you can add the channel for free and sign in with your TV Provider to stream the news content for free.

How to Get CNBC on Roku

1. Press the Home button on your Roku remote to launch the Roku home screen.

2. Choose the Streaming Channels option from the left pane.

Choose the Streaming Channels option

3. Next, tap the Search Channels option.

4. Type CNBC in the search bar using the on-screen keyboard and search for it.

 Type CNBC in the search bar

5. Select CNBC from the search results.

6. Next, hit the Add Channel button from the channel info page.

7. Once the CNBC channel is added, select the OK button from the prompt.

8. On the next step, select the Go to Channel option to launch the CNBC Channel.

How to Activate CNBC on Roku

1. Open the CNBC app and select the Sign In button.

2. Next, write down the activation code that appears on the screen.

3. Open a web browser on your PC or Smartphone.

4. Navigate to the CNBC activation website.

5. Enter the activation code and click the Go button.

Enter the activation code

5. Next, select and sign in with your cable TV provider account to activate the CNBC app.

6. After that, go back to the CNBC app and stream the news content on your TV.

How to Watch CNBC on Roku Without Cable

The alternative method to stream it on Roku is to stream it without cable using popular streaming services.

DirecTV Stream

DirecTV Stream is one of the best ways to stream the CNBC channel without cable. It lets you stream all your favorite sports events at an affordable price. With the subscription to DirecTV Stream at $69.99 per month, you can stream popular channels like ESPN, CBS, ABC, Comedy Central, and more. Also, the CNBC channel is included with the subscription plan.

DirecTV Stream- stream CNBC without cable

Sling TV

Sling TV is a familiar streaming service that is used to stream 40+ live TV channels and on-demand content. To stream the CNBC channel via Sling TV, you need to subscribe to Sling Blue at $35 per month with the News extra plan, which costs $6 per month.

Sling TV


fuboTV is another choice for you to stream CNBC without cable on Roku. With that, you can watch notable channels like NBC, FOX, CBS, and more. To stream the CNBC channel, you need to get the fuboTV Pro subscription at $64.99 per month. Moreover, if you are subscribing to fuboTV for the very first time, you will receive a 7-day free trial.

fuboTV- stream CNBC without cable


Hulu offers a lot of popular movies, TV shows, live TV, and on-demand content. Moreover, Hulu offers three different subscription plans. But you need a Hulu+Live TV plan at $69.99 per month to stream the Live TV channels. With the Hulu+Live TV plan, the CNBC channel is also included with 80+ other popular channels.


Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can you watch CNBC Live on Roku?

Yes, you can stream the CNBC channel live on Roku with the CNBC app.

2. How to fix CNBC not working on Roku?

If CNBC is not working on Roku, ensure you have a stable internet connection, remove CNBC and add it again, and update and restart Roku.