Android TV is one of the unique technologies for Smart TV based on Android and it has some of the latest technologies inbuilt. In this, you get the support of most of the popular apps, and one of them is MX Player. Before we proceed to learn about installing MX Player on Android TV, we must first understand a bit about MX Player as well.
MX Player is one of the most popular video players and on-demand services. It offers tons of different varieties of shows and web series free of cost. MX Player is developed by MX Media & Entertainment group. At first, MX Player was only dedicated to mobile devices but now it supports Android TV as well.
- It provides a better user-friendly experience.
- Different varieties of shows and web series are available in multiple languages.
- It is almost free of cost.
- Supports a large number of different devices.
How to install MX Player on Android TV?
Method 1- Download app from the Play Store
You can stream MX Player by installing it from Google Play Store on Android TV. Follow the further steps in order to install and watch MX Player on Android TV.
Connect your Wi-Fi to the Android TV.
Find the “Google Play Store” on your Android TV home screen.
Tap on the “search icon” on your Google Play Store by TV remote.
Now you have to enter “MX Player” on the given field with the help of a virtual keyboard or voice command.
Select the “MX Player” app from the search list at the bottom of the search result.
Now click on the “install” button at the bottom of the app description.
The installation process takes few seconds to complete.
Then click on the “open” button.
Now you can enjoy MX Player’s player and content on Android TV.
Method 2- Use Screen Mirroring feature
As you know, most of the Android TV supports screen mirroring/casting feature. Therefore, you can also use the casting/screen mirroring feature for streaming MX Player on Android TV.
First, install “MX Player” from your Play Store.
After installing, go to the mobile’s “settings” option.
Scroll down and find the “Connection & Sharing” option and tap on it.
Then click on the “Cast” option from the Connection & Sharing tab.
Now “enable” the cast option by tapping on it.
After searching the nearby devices, select “your device’s name” from the search result for screen mirroring.
Now your mobile screen content will appear on your Android TV screen.
Launch the “MX Player” and play your content to watch MX Player on Android TV.
Method 3- Try Google Chromecast
If somehow, the screen mirror is not supporting MX Player. Then you should definitely try the Google Chromecast device.
Connect your Google Chrome device to the HDMI Port of your Android TV.
Both Mobile and Google Chromecast must have the same Wi-Fi connection.
Launch “MX Player” on your mobile device.
Go to the “settings” on your mobile phone.
Enable the “cast option” from the “Connection & Sharing” option.
Select your Google Chromecast device name from the search result.
Then your screen will mirror your TV screen.
Open MX Player and watch your favorite content.