An apple press release about its services states that the tv app will be available on lg sony and vizio smart tvs later this year it does not state which specific models new or old will. It will need to be a 2016 or newer model of the d e m and p series televisions along with the p series quantum models.
Via via works in a similar fashion as platforms found on most smart tvs.
How to get apple tv on my vizio smart tv. Or press the v key or home key near the center of your remote. What can i watch on hbo max for vizio smart tv. Vizio tvs will be able to watch using airplay 2.
Open the apple tv app and choose start watching. Stream from itunes and your favorite apps right to the tv without any extra devices. Several different smart tvs including specific vizio models will be able to watch.
Go to settings then select accounts. How to add an app to your vizio smart tv. You can even stream in 4k hdr and dolby vision.
At launch hbo max subscribers will get additional original series including. To access applications on your smartcast tv press the input button and choose the smartcast input. On your compatible smart tv streaming device or game console go to your device s app store and download the apple tv app.
If you own a vizio tv you may have felt left out watching sets from manufacturers like samsung and lg get access to apple tv. If you don t have an apple id you need to create one then use one of these options to sign in with your apple id and complete setup. The apple tv app is now supported by vizio televisions with users of its smartcast tvs in the united states and canada now able to watch apple tv shows without needing a separate streaming box.
September 8 2020 vizio inc the 1 american based tv brand 1 and 1 sound bar brand in america 2 today announced that customers in the us and canada can now access the apple tv app on smartcast tvs to enjoy apple tv apple tv channels new and popular movies and personalized and curated recommendations for a limited time eligible vizio smartcast customers in. Currently all available applications are displayed in the app row of smartcast home. Your vizio tv has airplay 2 built in so you can easily play movies and shows right from your iphone ipad or mac.
Many vizio tvs may have the vizio yahooi based internet apps or apps smart tv platform. If you don t have an ipad iphone macbook or apple tv there are a few more options. But now you too can use the software on your television.
At launch you can not only get hbo originals like westworld succession past seasons of hbo shows like game of thrones and the sopranos but the full library of shows like the big bang theory south park the west wing and anime from crunchyroll and studio ghibli. All of the apps reside in or can be added to the tv allowing users the ability to manage and add all of your apps directly through the tv using the remote control.