How to Install Flixster APK on Android TV

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Flixster is a movie streaming platform that allows you to access and stream new movies in high streaming quality. It does not offer movies directly, but it provides suitable streaming links to the user. However, the Flixster app is not available on the Android TV. So, you must use the sideload or cast method to stream its content. Also, you can directly visit the official website of Flixster to stream the latest movies. In this article, you will learn all the possible methods to stream Flixster on your Android TV. Additionally, we have listed some alternatives to Flixster that are similar.

How to Sideload Flixster APK on Android TV

As we mentioned earlier, the Flixster 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 the Downloader app

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 PreferencesSecurity & Restrictions.

Select the Security and restrictions option

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

10. Now, go 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.

Latest version of Flixster APK:

Enter the Flixster APK URL on the field

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

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

15. After the downloading process, return to the homepage and navigate to the Apps section.

16. Then, click Open to launch the Flixster app and watch your desired media content.

How to Watch Flixster Using Browser

Flixster has a dedicated webpage that includes an extensive media library of numerous movies/shows/series. As the simplest way, you can access the Flixster 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 website’s home screen will appear on the TV screen.

Go to the Flixster official website

4. Then, you can access your favorite content on your Android TV.

How to Cast Flixster on Android TV

If you aren’t interested in sideloading the Flixster APK, you can cast the app from your Android smartphone to TV. Unfortunately, there is no built-in cast support available on this provider, so you need to screen mirror the app using the casting feature of your mobile.

1. Connect the Android TV to a WiFi network in which your smartphone is connected.

2. Sideload the Flixster APK on your Android smartphone.

3. Launch the app and log in with your credentials if needed.

4. Play the video content on the Flixster app.

5. Go to the Notification Panel and tap the Cast icon.

Tap the Cast icon

6. Choose your Android TV. Now, the video content will appear on your Android TV.

Supported Android TVs and Boxes

Smart TVsSmart TV Boxes
Sony Smart TV
TCL Smart TV
OnePlus Smart TV
Sharp Smart TV
Vu Smart TV
Philips Smart TV
Xiaomi Mi Smart TV
Hisense Smart TV
Nvidia Shield TV
MXQ Pro 4K
Mi Box 4K

How to Fix Flixster APK Not Working on Android TV

Since we’ve installed the Flixster app on Android TV by getting it from third-party sources, you will face many issues with the app while streaming on your TV. In such cases, you need to perform the troubleshooting fixes listed below to resolve those problems.

  • Make sure that your Android TV and the app get the proper internet speed.
  • Restart your Android TV to resolve the temporary bugs associated with the device and app.
  • If there is a new version available for Flixster, uninstall the current one and sideload the latest version.
  • Clear the app cache files for Flixster accumulated on your Smart TV.
  • Update your Android TV firmware.
  • Reset your Android TV to solve the major problems, then set up your Smart TV to install the app again.

Flixster Alternatives

If you feel that Flixster isn’t for you or if you are unsatisfied with the service it provides, you can switch over to some other platform to stream movies. Here are the best options you can choose as an alternative solution to Flixster.

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1. Is Flixster legal to use?

Since Flixster contains pirated content, it is illegal and unsafe to use.

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