How To Install OnStream APK for Android TV / Box

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Do you like streaming media content for free? Try the OnStream app on your Android TV. With OnStream, you can watch a lot of newly released movies and TV shows with premium features. As OnStream isn’t officially available on the Play Store, you need to sideload its APK file using installers like Downloader or screen mirror its content from your smartphone.

In this guide, we will explore the sideloading and screen mirroring methods to watch OnStream on Android TV.

How to Sideload OnStream APK on Android TV

As we mentioned earlier, the OnStream 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 connect it to a standard WiFi connection.

2. On the home screen, tap the Apps section to launch the Google Play Store.

3. Search for “Downloader for TV” and select the app that comes with the following logo.

Downloader for TV

4. On the application information page, hit the Install button.

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

6. Once the 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 Security and restrictions and download the app

9. Click Unknown Sources → Turn on the toggle for the “Downloader for TV” app.

10. Now, go back to the home screen and launch the “Downloader for TV” 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 the OnStream APK:

Enter the APK link to download HBO NOW on Android TV

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

14. Once the file is downloaded, click Install from the popup.

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

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

How to Cast OnStream on Android TV

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

1. Connect the Android TV to a WiFi network. On the other hand, connect your smartphone to the same network.

2. Sideload the OnStream APK on your Android smartphone.

3. After installing, launch the OnStream app and login with your credentials.

4. Play the video content on the OnStream app.

Play any video on the OnStream 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
Panasonic 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 OnStream Not Working on Android TV

Since we’ve installed the OnStream 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 OnStream, uninstall the current one and sideload the latest version.
  • Clear the app cache files for OnStream accumulated on your Smart TV.
  • Update your Android TV firmware.
  • Reset your Android TV to solve the major problems and then setup your Smart TV to install the app again.

OnStream Apk Alternatives

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

Cinema HDFree
MovieBox ProFree


1. Can I install OnStream on Google TV?

Yes. However, like Android TV, you need to sideload the apk file from trusted sources.

2. Is OnStream APK safe to use?

OnStream is a third-party streaming application and it is unsafe to use, as it streams copyrighted content and doesn’t ensure privacy.

3. What is the downloader code to get the OnStream app?

As of now, there is no downloader code available for OnStream to install on Android-based devices. Instead, you should get this app only by sideloading its apk file.

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