How to Install Viber on Android TV

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Viber is a popular messaging app that lets you send text messages and make audio & video calls with your friends and family members. It uses end-to-end encryption to protect your conversation from third parties. On Viber, you can create a group chat with up to 250 people and make group calls with up to 20 people at a time. Unfortunately, the Viber application was unavailable on the Google Play Store of the Android Smart TV. You need to access the app only by sideloading using the Downloader for TV app. Apart from that, you can also screen mirror its content from your smartphone to the TV to stream the application on the big screen. From this tutorial, you will learn to install and use Viber on Android TV.

How to Sideload Viber APK on Android TV

As we mentioned earlier, the Viber app is not available for Android TV. So, to stream its content, you need to sideload its APK file with the help of Downloader on Android TV.

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 Viber 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 Viber app and watch your desired media content.

How to Cast Viber on Android TV

If you aren’t interested in sideloading the Viber APK, you can cast the app from your Android smartphone to your TV. Fortunately, the Viber is compatible with the built-in Cast support. With that, you can easily cast the Viber from your smartphone to Android TV if you don’t want to sideload the app.

1. Install the Viber from the Google Play Store.

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

3. Open the Viber on your smartphone and log in with your account if needed.

4. Click the Cast icon from the Viber app.

Select the Cast option to stream HBO NOW on Android TV

5. Choose your Android TV from the list of available devices.

6. Now, play the content on your smartphone to stream it 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

Viber Alternatives

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



1. Can I use Viber for free?

Yes, you can use the Viber app for free.

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