How to Install and Use APKTime APK on Android TV

by Natalie

As you know, the Play Store on Android TV has all the required apps for us. However, we may find an absence of certain apps that are not officially available on the Play Store of your Android TV. Now, it is possible to download them by installing the APKTime app on your Android TV. Since it is an illegal platform, you cannot find this app in the Google Play Store of Android TV. Instead, you can install the app by sideloading via Downloader. You can also access APKTime directly from its official website by using a web browser on your Android TV.

By installing APKTime on Android TV, you can find all apps in a single place instead of searching and downloading the APK files from different platforms on the internet.

In this comprehensive guide, Sideloading and web browsing methods are going to be discussed in order to access APKTime on Android TV.

How to Sideload APKTime on Android TV

As we mentioned earlier, the APKTime app is not available for Android TV. So, you need to sideload its APK file with the help of Downloader on Android TV to stream its content.

1. Turn on your Android TV and head to the Apps section.

2. Locate the Google Play Store and launch it.

3. Click on the Search icon and type Downloader in the required field.

4. Locate the Downloader app developed by AFTVnews and hit the Install button.

Install Downloader on Android TV

5. Wait for a while to download and install the Downloader app on your device.

6. Once the Downloader app is installed successfully, press the home button on your remote.

7. Now, navigate to the Settings icon from the home page.

8. From the options, go to Device Preferences → Security & Restrictions.

Click Security & Restrictions

9. Click Unknown Sources → Turn on the Downloader toggle.

10. Now, get back to the home screen and launch the Downloader app.

11. Accept the storage and other permissions asked by the app on your TV.

12. Choose Home from the left pane, and type the below-mentioned URL in the required field.

Download link for the latest version of APKTime APK:

Enter the Apktime APK link to download it on Android TV

13. Click Go to download the APK file on your Android TV.

14. Once the file is downloaded, open it and click Install.

15. Then, click Open to launch the app and watch your favorite media content.

How to Get APKTime Using a Browser

APKTime has a dedicated webpage that includes an extensive library of various applications. As the simplest way, you can access the APKTime platform on your TV through its web version. For that, you have to use any of the best web browsers on your Android TV.

1. Open a web browser on your Android TV.

2. Enter the URL [] in the address bar and go to that website.

3. The home screen of the APKTime website will appear on the TV screen.

Official webpage of Apktime

4. Search and select the APK that you need to download on your Smart TV.

5. Click on the Official Website button or select any downloading platform under Alternative APK Locations.

6. Follow the on-screen prompts to download the APK on your TV.

7. Finally, install the APK file on your TV to access the application.

How to Use APKTime to Install Apps on Android TV

1. Launch the Settings app on your TV and select the Device Preferences option.

2. Choose Security & Restrictions and click on Unknown Sources.

3. Now, locate and select the APKTime app and toggle the button to enable permission.

Enable permission to install Apktime APK

4. Go back to the home screen and launch the APKTime app on your Android TV.

5. Select the Search icon on the top right corner and search for your desired app.

6. Choose the app from the list of apps and hit the Download button to download the APK on your TV.

Download button on Apktime app.

7. Now, open the downloaded APK file and hit the Install button.

6. Finally, click the Open button to launch the app on your Android TV.

Supported Android TVs and Boxes

Smart TVsSmart TV Boxes
Sony Smart TV
TCL Smart TV
Panasonic Smart TV
Sharp Smart TV
Skyworth Smart TV
JVC Smart TV
Philips Smart TV
Mi Smart TV
Hisense Smart TV
Nvidia Shield TV
Mi Box 4K
AT&T Box
Ematic Android TV Box

APKTime Alternatives

If you feel that APKTime isn’t for you or if you are unsatisfied with the service it provides, you can switch over to some other free platforms to download whatever applications you want. Here are the best options you can choose as an alternative solution to APKTime.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is APKTime available for Android TV?

No, APKTime is not available on the Play Store of Android TV.

2. How to download APKTime on Android TV?

Sideloading is the only way to install the APKTime app on Android TV. You can sideload via USB or by using sideloading tools like Downloader or ES File Explorer.

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