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How to Install Peacock TV on Android TV

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How to Install Peacock TV on Android TV

Peacock TV is a standalone streaming service offering 500+ VOD content in its library. The Peacock TV app is compatible with Android TV, Roku, Firestick, and various streaming devices. By subscribing to the premium, you can stream 50+ live TV channels, sports content, and many more. Since it is a geo-restricted streaming service, you cannot stream its content officially from outside the US and its territories.

The service allows you to stream all your desired video content with 4K streaming quality. Since the application has the built-in Chromecast feature, you can share the in-app content on your Android Smart TV.

Peacock TV Pricing

Peacock TV offers two different premium plans. You can subscribe to your desired plan to stream the Peacock content.

Subscription PlansMonthlyYearly
Premium Plus$11.99$119.99

How to Install Peacock TV on Android TV from Play Store

1. Turn On your Android TV and connect your Android TV to the WIFI.

2. Go to the home screen on your Android TV and click on Apps.

Choose Play Store

3. Open Google Play Store and click the Search icon.

Search for Peacock TV on your Play Store

4. Enter Peacock TV in the search bar and locate the app.

5. Select Peacock TV from the suggested result.

6. Click Install to get the app on your Android TV.

7. Once the app is installed, click Open to launch the app.

How to Activate Peacock TV on Android TV

1. Open the Peacock TV app on your TV.

2. You will get the activation code. If you are not getting the code, click the Sign in button to get the code.

3. Now, go to Peacock TV’s activation website [https://www.peacocktv.com/activate] on your smartphone or PC.

4. Enter the code and click the Continue button on the website.

Enter the code and activate Peacock TV

5. After that, sign in with your subscribed account to complete the activation.

6. Now, the Peacock TV app will be activated on your Android TV. You can access all the content.

How to Install Peacock TV on Android TV Outside USA

If you can’t find Peacock TV in the Play Store, it must be geo-restricted. Therefore, you must use the Downloader app to sideload the APK file.

1. Install the Downloader app on your Android TV from the Play Store.

2. Click the Settings icon on your Android TV.

3. From the options, go to Device PreferencesSecurity & Restrictions.

Hit Security & Restrictions

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

5. Now, open the Downloader app on Android TV from the home screen.

6. Tap Allow to accept the storage permissions.

7. Choose Home from the left pane, and enter the download link of Peacock TV APK in the URL field.

Paste the Peacock TV APK on Downloader

8. Click Go to download the Peacock TV APK on your TV.

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

10. Install any of the VPNs on your Android TV, like NordVPN or ExpressVPN, and connect to the desired country server.

How to Watch Peacock TV Using Browser

In the Play Store, there are quite a number of web browsers available for Android TV. You can use any of those web browsers on your Android TV to access the Peacock TV.

1. Open a web browser on your Android TV.

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

3. The home screen of the Peacock TV will appear on the TV screen.

Sign in and watch Peacock TV on Android TV

4. Click the Sign In button and enter your credentials.

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

How to Cast Peacock TV on Android TV

The Peacock TV app is compatible with built-in Cast support. With that, you can easily cast the streaming app from your smartphone to Android TV.

1. Install the Peacock TV from the Google Play Store or App Store.

2. Connect your smartphone and Android TV to the same WiFi network.

3. Open the Peacock TV app on your smartphone and log in with your account.

4. Click the Cast icon from the app.

Tap Cast to watch Peacock TV on Android TV

5. From the list of devices, choose your Android TV.

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

Supported Android TVs

  • 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

Supported Android TV Boxes

  • Nvidia Shield TV
  • Airtel Xstream
  • MXQ Pro 4K
  • Mi Box 4K


1. Is the Peacock TV app available for Sony Android TV?

Yes, the Peacock TV app is available on the Play Store of Sony Android TV.

2. Why is Peacock not working on my Android TV?

The not working issue of Peacock TV might happen because of the lack of internet bandwidth, corrupted cache, and many other factors. You can fix the troubleshooting issues by following the measures listed below.
> Restart your Android TV
> Check the internet connection
> Clear cache files on Android TV
> Uninstall and reinstall Peacock TV
> Update your Android TV and the app

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