How to stream Plex on Android TV?

Plex is one of the most popular streaming media services that is owned by Plex. Inc. It provides all media like music, podcast, live TV, movies, on-demand shows, and many more in one place. Along with this, the Plex server also organizes videos, music, and photos as you want. It supports a large number of devices such as Android, iOS, Apple TV, Samsung TV, Android TV, Roku, Fire TV, and many other Smart TV as well. In this guide, we especially talk about the methods of watching Plex on Android TV.

How to watch the Plex on Android TV?

Step 1–

Make sure your Android TV must be connected to Wi-Fi.

Step 2-

Go to the “Apps” option from the home screen.

Step 3-

Then select the “Play Store” from the apps section.

Step 4-

Go to the “search field” and type “Plex” with the help of an on-screen keyboard.

Step 5-

On the next screen, click on the “install” option.

Step 6-

After installing, tap on the “open” button to launch the Plex on Android TV.

Step 7-

After launching, you will be asked to enter your “account credentials” to access the media server of Plex.

Step 8-

Now you can stream Plex on Android TV.

How to cast Plex on Android TV?

Smartphone-

Step 1-

Join your Chromecast device as the same Wi-Fi that your Smartphone is connected.

Step 2-

Now go to the “Play Store or App Store” and search for the “Plex” app.

Step 3-

Click on the “install” option from the app overview page.

Step 4-

After installing, launch the app.

Step 5-

Full fill all the given “account credentials” to access the Plex app.

Step 6-

Then select any content that you want to watch.

Step 7-

Navigate the “cast” icon on the top bar and select it.

Step 8-

Select your “respective device’s name” from the search result.

Step 9-

Now your mobile content will be ready for casting.

PC-

Step 1-

Make sure your PC and Chromecast must be connected to the same Wi-Fi.

Step 2-

Launch the “Google Chrome” browser.

Step 3-

Visit the www.plex.tv from the search field.

Step 4-

Navigate the “three dots” on the right top bar and select it.

Step 5-

Then select the “cast” option from the box.

Step 6-

Now it will search all the nearby devices for casting and you have to select only your “respective device name” from the search result.

Step 7-

Then select the “Source” option and choose the “Only Tab” option.

Step 8-

Now it will cast your browser tab on your Android TV.

Step 9-

Select any content you want to watch.

 

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