What is Southwest Stream?  Southwest Stream is an IP based video service bundled with Back 40 Wireless Internet that brings you your favorite live TV content utilizing an app running on a streaming device such as ROKU™ or Android™ player for “Anywhere” service. What are the setup costs?  Initial internet installation fee is $150 You will need a router Average cost of $100 Each TV will need a ROKU which is approx $100 per TV. Does Southwest Broadband have local channels? Yes. We will carry both the Minneapolis and Sioux Falls local ABC, CBS, NBC, and Fox networks. Local City Channels will be added at a later date. What other TV channels do you offer?  See our current channel lineup for a complete list of channels. Where do I go to stream from my PC or manage my devices?  Please visit http://stream.mysmbs.com to login and manage your devices or stream from your PC! Where is service available?  Southwest Stream will be available to all customers that have Back 40 Wireless connectivity. I have multiple ROKU’s, how will that work?  Every Southwest Stream subscriber can connect up to 3 “Anywhere” devices simultaneously. What about devices other than ROKU™?  At this time, Southwest Stream supports ROKU™, Android™ or viewing on your computer using a web browser for “Anywhere”. On a Mac running Safari or Chrome, you can Airplay to Apple TV. What equipment is supported?
 
 
 
 
Streaming Device
Compatible
HD quality
Notes
ROKU Ultra
YES
HDTV/4K
Recommended
ROKU4
YES
HDTV/4K
Recommended
ROKU3
YES
HDTV
Recommended
ROKU Premier
YES
HDTV/4K
Recommended
ROKU Premier +
YES
HDTV/4K
Recommended
ROKU Express
NO
HDTV
May Work, Not Recommended
ROKU Express +
NO
HDTV
May Work, Not Recommended
ROKU Streaming Stick
NO
HDTV/4K
May Work, Not Recommended
ROKU Streaming Stick +
NO
HDTV/4K
May Work, Not Recommended
ROKU 1/2/Stick
NO
 
Not Recommended
Android TV
YES
HDTV
If you have an Android TV, Android set top box or Android mobile devices, search for “Southwest Stream” in the Google Play Store.
Web Browser
YES
HDTV
Any HTML5 Compatible Browser (Edge, Chrome, Opera, Safari, Firefox…)
IOS Devices
YES
HDTV
Search the App Store for "Southwest Stream" AirPlay to AppleTV
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