Jio TV is a free streaming application for Reliance Jio users to watch movies, live TV, sports, and news. In the JioTV app, you will get more than 650 TV channels and 100+ HD channels in 15+ languages. With the JioTV app, you can record live TV channels, get EPG guides for all the channels, trending news, and more. Unfortunately, the Jio TV app is not yet released for Android TVs and TV Boxes. You have to sideload the JioTV APK file on your Android TV using Downloader.
How to Watch JioTV on Android TV Using Kodi
#1. Turn on your Android TV and connect it to the internet.
#2. Open the Google Play Store and search for Kodi.
#3. Click on Install to download the app.
#4. After that, launch the Kodi app and enable unknown sources to install third-party add-ons (Settings → System → Add-ons → Unknown Sources → Yes).
#5. Now, return to Settings and go to File Manager > Add Source.
#6. Enter https://kodi.botallen.com in the path field and BotAllen in the name field and submit it.
#7. Navigate to Settings and tap on Add-ons > Install from Zip file option.
#8. Choose the BotAllen option and click on a zip file repository.botallen-2.0.0.zip file.
#9. Go to the Add-ons option and choose Install from the repository.
#10. Select BotAllen Repository > Video Add-ons > JioTV to install the app.
#11. Once installed, launch the Jio TV app and verify with an active Jio number.
#12. You can watch JioTV movies and TV channels on your Android TV.
How to Install JioTV APK on Android TV Using Downloader
#1. Launch Google Play Store on your TV.
#2. Navigate to the search bar and type Downloader.
#3. Click on Downloader by AFTVnews to install the app.
#4. Open the Settings menu and choose the Device Preferences option.
#5. Select the Security & Restrictions option.
#6. Tap on Unknown Sources and enable the Downloader app.
#7. Launch the Downloader app on your TV and install the AFTVnews Plugin using the URL browser.aftvnews.com.
#8. Enter the URL for the latest version of the Jio TV Android TV APK URL in the search bar.
#9. Tap on the Go option and the Jio TV Android TV APK file will download to your TV.
#10. Get back to the Android TV home screen and launch the Sideload Launcher. The sideloaded apps cannot be launched directly.
#11. From the sideload launcher, launch the JioTV app and stream the required content by configuring it with the mobile number.
How to Cast JioTV on Android TV
#1. Connect your smartphone and Android TV to the same WiFi network.
#2. Download the Jio TV app from the Google Play Store.
#3. Open the Jio TV app on your smartphone and log in with your valid Jio mobile number.
#4. Drag down the notification panel and tap Screencast or the Cast icon. The name of the icon may vary based on the smartphone.
Note: You can also go to Settings > Connection Preferences > Cast to do the same.
#5. From the list of devices, select your Android TV.
#6. Click Start Now to mirror your mobile screen to the TV.
#7. Play your favorite movies on your smartphone to watch them on a big screen.
Supported Android TVs
- Hisense Smart TV
- Panasonic Smart TV
- Sony Smart TV
- Philips Smart TV
- Mi Smart TV
- Philips Smart TV
- Sharp Smart TV
- Toshiba Smart TV
- JVC Smart TV
Supported Android TV Boxes
- DIRECTV STREAM Box
- AT&T TV
- Mi Box
Jio TV Android TV MOD APK
If you don’t have an active Jio number, you can’t access the official Jio TV. But don’t worry if you don’t have active Jio numbers. You can still watch all the Jio TV content for free. Installing the Jio TV MOD APK on your Android TV allows you to watch all the video content for free. You can get the Jio TV Android TV MOD APK from any trusted website and install it using the Downloader app. But make sure that the MOD APK is free from bugs and online trackers. These MOD APKs might damage your Android TV OS. Install these MOD APKs after verifying them thoroughly.
Frequently Asked Questions
You need a minimum internet speed of 300 Kbps to stream the on-demand content or live TV channel on the app.
No, on the JioTV website, you will get only the Play Store and App Store links. You can’t stream any video content.