How to watch A&E app on Sony Smart TV?

A&E is a popular streaming platform that offers tons of programs and shows to its users. It is a completely free app, you only need a TV provider to stream A&E content. It offers a huge library of documentaries, arts, events, movies, fiction, programs, and much more. In this article, we will help you to install and activate the A&E app on Sony Smart TV.

How to install and activate the A&E app on Sony Smart TV?

Step 1-

Your Sony Smart TV is connected to an active Wi-Fi network.

Step 2-

Press the “home button” to get the home screen on your Sony Smart TV.

Step 3-

Navigate the “Apps” option and select it.

Step 4-

Now hunt for the “Google Play Store” on your Apps tab.

Step 5-

Click on the “Search icon” from the top screen.

Step 6-

On the search field, enter “A&E” with the help of a virtual keyboard.

Step 7-

Click on the “install button” on the next screen.

Step 8-

Once your app gets installed on your Sony Smart TV, then click on the “open” button.

Step 9-

Then you have to “sign in” with your A&E account credentials.

Step 10-

Once the sign-in process gets complete then an activation code will generate on your TV screen.

Step 11-

Go to www.aetv.com/activate website from your browser.

Step 12-

As you know Sony Smart TV runs on Android TV OS. So, select the “ANDROID TV” option from the Select your device.

Step 13-

Next click on your “respective TV provider” from the given list or you can also check your TV provider name from the “More Provider” drop-down menu.

Step 14-

At last, enter your “Activation code” on the given box and click on the “CONTINUE” button.

Step 15-

Now you can watch the A&E app on Sony Smart TV.

How to cast A&E on Sony Smart TV by using Chromecast?

Step 1–

Make sure your device has inbuilt Google Chromecast feature otherwise connect the Chromecast device to the HDMI port of your Sony Smart TV.

Step 2-

Connect your Chromecast and Smartphone to the “same Wi-Fi network”.

Step 3-

Go to your Smartphone and install the “A&E app”.

Step 4-

Launch the “A&E” app on your Smartphone.

Step 5-

Now “sign-in” with your A&E username and password.

Step 6-

Locate the “cast icon” on the top screen of your screen and click it.

Step 7-

From the search result, select your “device name” on the list.

Step 8-

Once your device gets paired with your Sony Smart TV, then your Smartphone screen will cast on your TV screen.

Step 9-

Play any content that you want to watch.

How to watch A&E on Sony Smart TV without any cable?

There are many streaming service providers that allow you to watch A&E without any TV provider and cable. Only you have to install one of them and subscribe to their plan to watch A&E on Sony Smart TV. Here we mention all these streaming service lists-

  1. Hulu
  2. DirectTV stream
  3. Philo
  4. Sling
  5. AT&T TV

Frequently Asked Question-

What is the major device that supports A&E app?

  1. Android TV
  2. Samsung Smart TV
  3. Apple TV
  4. iOS
  5. Android phones
  6. Google Chromecast
  7. Roku
  8. Amazon Fire TV

How to fix the A&E app is not working on Sony Smart TV?

  1. Make sure you are using a fast internet connection.
  2. There can be many obstacles between your router and TV. So, remove all these obstacles from there.
  3. Update the latest version of the A&E app from the Play Store.
  4. Make sure you are not using outdated firmware on Sony Smart TV.
  5. Re-install the A&E app.

Can I watch the A&E app outside the U.S?

Currently, A&E is only available within the U.S and its territories.

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