If you want to get the full 4K Disney+ experience, you’ll need to have a higher-end Roku product. However, the app for Disney+ is available on most Roku devices.

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Disney+ on Roku

Some of the features of Disney+ depend on having certain hardware capabilities. For example, the streaming service is going to be the exclusive home for Disney content in 4K resolution with HDR. Among the current generation of Roku streaming devices, only the Roku Express and Roku Express+ won’t support 4K streaming. The other Roku devices will.

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Another feature of Disney+ is the ability to download content to as many as 10 devices. That’s great for traveling or if your home’s internet access is on the slow side. However, it does require that your streaming device has internal storage for downloadable content. None of Roku’s streaming sticks do. You would need the Roku Ultra streaming box to take advantage of Disney’s downloadable content.

If you use Roku because it’s the smart TV system in your television, you’ll face similar limitations. Obviously, the only way you can watch Disney+ in 4K is if you have a 4K TV. And odds are, your TV doesn’t have the storage needed to support content downloads.

Which Devices Does Disney+ Support?

The other major connected device platforms Disney+ supports are Amazon Fire TV, Android TV and Chromecast. If you have a television or streaming device based on those platforms, you’ll be able to watch Disney+. All the same hardware limitations apply.

The Apple TV also gets a Disney+ app which integrates into the Apple TV app. Disney developed apps for iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch as well.

Smartphones and tablets based on the Android operating system are supported.

And gamers who have a PlayStation 4, Xbox One or NVIDIA Shield can download the Disney+ app.

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Chris Casper is a former tech industry product manager who escaped from California for New Mexico. Now he writes about science and tech while searching for the perfect green chile sauce.