In this article, we’ll begin by discussing regarding why install a Kodi on a Smart TV. Next, we will talk about the ways to install Kodi on a Smart TV. As you may know, many TVs offer different How to use Kodi.
The main reason to have Kodi on your Smart TV is to take advantage of all the great Kodi add-ons base which we will discuss ahead. Kodi is an Open Source application, this means any developer can have access to its source code and develop an add-on on it in order to add new functionalities to the App.
Due to some restricted policies around Kodi and How to install IPTV on Kodi.
The answer is no. However, many smart TVs run on an Android-based operating system and that means you can install a Kodi Android app on these TVs. The installation might be a little difficult and some TVs might not even have access to Google Play Store so that means the only option you got is to sideload Kodi to your Smart TV via a Flash Drive or a Memory Stick.
Make sure your TV supports Android in the beginning. First, we talk about Smart TVs that have access to Google Play Store, then, we talk about the ones that don’t have access. IPTV guide on Smart TV.
This will make things very easy and you can install Kodi on your Smart TV in a matter of minutes.
That’s all, it was that simple!
Kodi should be now installed on your TV and it will be available on the Apps section of your Smart TV.
If your Smart TV doesn’t have access to Google Play Store, you can still install Kodi on it, however, it will be a little complicated. Below is a plain and simple guide for sideloading Kodi to a Smart TVs without Google Play Store.
At first, please make sure that you enabled install from “Unknown Sources” from your TVs settings. Otherwise, the installation will start on your TV. Now use the “File Manager” of your TV and go o the location of your flash drive and click on the .APK file you just download.
After a few seconds, the Kodi will be installed on your TV and you can start it from the Apps list of your TV.
If your TV doesn’t support the Android operating system, this means that there is no way that you can install Kodi directly on it. However, there is still 2 way to enjoy the benefits of Kodi on your TV.
This is the best and most used method for enjoying the benefits of Kodi and IPTV streaming on your TV. There are so many different options to chose from on the market, but we highly suggest Apple TV which is based on iOS.
The other way for having Kodi on incompatible smart TVs is screencasting which is the process of running Kodi on a computer or Android device and cast the output to your TV.
Most of the smart TVs has the feature to receive screencasts from an external device. There are two common apps for screencasting. How to use IPTV on Chromecast?
How to exactly manage screencasting on your TV is beyond the reach of this article since screencasting will vary from TV to TV as each operating system will come with different screencasting methods. What is Plex?
You might need to do a google search to find the exact way for your specific device to your exact TV. However, the procedure is not very complicated and will be done easily. Please note, some TV manufacturers call this feature screen mirroring rather than screencasting. How to install IPTV on PS4 by using Plex.
We tried to explain all the different methods for having Kodi and IPTV and using its benefits on Smart TVs in this article. If you know other methods and ways to enjoy having this amazing App on Smart TVs that wasn’t mentioned in this article, please feel free to discuss it with us in the comment section down below.