Apple has finally launched the highly popular Apple TV app on Android TV platform. This means that the Apple TV exclusive content is now easily accessible on more TV sets. The Dolby-Vision supported TV users will get the treat in form of Apple TV+. It has a sizeable collection of exclusive content. Few days back, The news about the launch of the app on Google’s Android TV platform surface online. Now, the app is showing up on all the supported Android TV device. Keep in mind, there is a minimum system requirement for the app to work on your TV sets. The TV must be smart TV running on at least Android TV 8 Oreo or higher. Therefore, it is suggested to check the TV settings before accessing the application.
Apple TV app now available on Google Play:
To recall, the app has been long available on Samsung Tizen OS platform for smart TVs. The app is also available for few Sony smart TVs. Additionally, the app is available on an Apple TV streaming box, iPhones and iPads since the beginning. Previously, the company was working on finding ways to bring the app to regular Android TVs via PCs. But this required a lot of setups.
Now, the Apple TV app is available on Google Play Store. The subscriber can download this app from the Google Play Store on their smart TVs. Additionally, the setup needs to be done via their iPhones or even iPads. Also Read: Realme TV, Smart TV 4K launched in India
How to Setup on your Smart TV?
To install and setup the latest TV app on an Android Smart TV, Follow the steps:
1. Open Google Play Store and search for “Apple TV”
2. Install “Apple TV” app and wait for the installation process to complete
3. By default, the app will open without any registration or login process.
Note: To watch anything on TV app, one must login or register on to the app.
4. Slide over to Settings page and click on Account.
5. Login via usual process of via password. Additionally, iPhone or iPad users can opt for QR Code scan method.
6. After login, the Apple TV App will offer multiple options to limit streaming to SD instead of 4K quality.
Keep in mind, The QR Code scan method can be access by simply scanning the QR Code via a QR Code Reader app and then authenticating the login via TouchID or FaceID. Additionally, subscriber can watch the content only after subscribing to Apple TV+. Currently, most users can enjoy the Apple TV service via free annual subscription until July 3. On Apple TV + customers can access all the original shows and movies such as The Morning show, Greyhound, For All Mankind, Cherry, and many more. Keep in mind, these movies are available as rentals from LionsGate Play, ErosNow and TasteMade. Additionally, Apple has promised to push the future updates for the Apple TV app in coming days.