Apple TV is a convenient way to watch your Apple library of movies and TV shows, as well as access streaming services like Apple TV+. If you have a TCL TV, you may be wondering if and how you can install this service.
Certain TCL Roku TVs and Android TVs offer Apple TV as a downloadable application. You can navigate to your TV’s app store, then search for the service to download and watch its content whenever you please. If your TCL TV is not compatible with the Apple TV application, you’ll need to purchase an Apple TV device or use AirPlay to stream this content.
Below, we’ll discuss how you can easily install Apple TV on your TCL television. Keep reading to learn more!
Apple TV is Apple’s streaming platform, which allows you to log in with your Apple ID and password to access your entire Apple library of movies and TV shows. Once you’re logged in, you can watch everything you own right from your living room – no additional devices required.
In addition to your personal library, you can also watch Apple TV exclusives and other content when you sign up for Apple TV+. After signing up, you’ll also gain access to Apple TV channels, including:
When you purchase any Apple device, you’ll get Apple TV+ free for three months. After that, the streaming service costs just $4.99 per month. Apple TV+ also allows family sharing, meaning you and five other people can all use the same subscription. Each person can even log in under their own Apple ID, meaning everyone gets their own personalized recommendations.
Apple TV is available for download on certain TCL smart TVs that use Roku TV or Android TV technology. However, it’s not available on all models, so it’s best to make sure your TV supports it before signing up.
Navigate to your TV’s app store, then search for “Apple TV.” If it comes up in the search results, you can download and install it. If not, you’ll have to access Apple TV another way.
If your television is compatible, the next step is to download the application. Here’s how to do so:
Perhaps you have an older TCL TV, or maybe your smart TV just isn’t compatible with the Apple TV app. Whatever the case, there are a couple of other ways to enjoy Apple TV+ on your current television.
You may be able to AirPlay another Apple device to your Roku TV, or you could go all out and purchase an Apple TV device. Let’s discuss how you can access Apple TV features through either of these methods, either using AirPlay or via an Apple TV device.
If you own an Apple device, you may be able to use Apple’s AirPlay feature to watch your library of movies and TV shows, as well as Apple TV+. Most TCL Roku TVs are compatible with AirPlay, so all you’ll have to do is connect the two devices to start watching. Here’s how to get started:
As long as your TV has an HDMI port, you can purchase an Apple TV device and connect it to your TV to enjoy everything this platform has to offer. Here’s how to set up a new Apple TV device:
Once everything has loaded, you’ll be able to access your library of TV shows and movies and download new content. As a bonus, you’ll also get three months of Apple TV+ at no additional charge.
Apple TV is an excellent way to watch movies and TV shows you already own, stream new content, and get personalized recommendations. If your TCL TV is compatible with the app, you can download and install it to start watching instantly. If not, you’ll have to either use AirPlay or purchase an Apple TV device to access the service.