There is no limit to the entertainment that you can have on your Android TV. This is because of the biggest collection of apps that you can access on your device. The Google Play Store on your Android TV hosts a lot of apps and games for you like Netflix, Hulu, and YouTube TV. In addition, there is a facility for downloading apps from third-party sources to your device as well. Have you ever wondered how to delete apps on your Android TV Box? If you have, the following section might be of great use to you as we are about to discuss the same in detail.
How to Delete Apps From Android TV Box From the Launcher
If you have Android 6.0 on your TV, you can arrange as well as uninstall apps from the launcher.
#1. Turn on your Android TV and launch the home screen.
#2. Using the remote, navigate to the app you wish to delete from your Android TV.
#3. Next, long-press the Select button on your remote control.
#4. Keep on pressing the button until the screen background turns gray to the Edit menu.
#5. Now, you can see a trash can on the bottom of your screen in the center.
#6. Move the app to the trash can and click on the Select button.
#7. Once you see the Uninstall app menu, click on OK to delete the app from your Android TV.
#8. Do this for all the apps that you want to delete.
How to Delete Apps on Android TV Box Using Settings
#1. Turn on your Android TV, launch the Settings menu.
#2. Scroll down to the bottom of the home screen and select the Cog icon.
#3. Select Storage &Reset.
#4. On the next menu, select the Internal Storage option.
#5. On the next page, click on Apps.
#6. In the Downloaded apps, all your apps, including the sideloaded apps, will appear. Select any app that you like to delete from the list.
#7. From the menu, scroll down to and select the Uninstall option.
#8. Select the OK button for confirmation.
How to Remove Apps From the Google Play Store
1. Turn on your Android TV and connect to a stable Wi-Fi network.
2. From the home screen, launch the Google Play Store.
3. From the Play Store, choose any app you want to delete.
4. On the next page, click on Uninstall.
You have three different methods to delete apps from your Android TV. Uninstall the unwanted apps on your Android TV or TV box and free up your TV’s memory.
For Philips Smart TV that runs on Android TV OS, you can use the same steps mentioned above.
To free up space on Android TV Box, you can uninstall or clear the least used apps.