PlayOn is one of the powerful apps to record and download streaming videos. With this app, you will get a TV experience like never before. It is a portal and you can record streaming videos of popular streaming services. In other words, PlayOn app is a dashboard that aggregates more than 20 services including Netflix, Amazon, YouTube, FOX, HBO GO, Hulu, ABC, and more in one place. Additionally, you can use PlayOn as a media server to stream all your photos, videos, and music. With this tool, you shall stream and cast movies, TV shows, and what not to a streaming device. Your data will not be used as the PlayOn app records the contents on the cloud. Let us discuss how to watch PlayOn on Apple TV in this post.

With one-click, you can easily record the entire season or simply subscribe to a series to record its episodes automatically. Get the premium version to skip the ads, use Streaming Video Recorder or SVR to watch the recordings on any device at any time. PlayOn app recordings can be accessed on devices Android, iOS, PC, Mac, Roku, Chromecast, Fire TV, Xbox, etc. However, if you claim that PlayOn Apple TV isn’t available, then the section below is just for you.

How to Watch PlayOn on Apple TV?

At present, PlayOn isn’t officially available for Apple TV. However, you can watch PlayOn on Apple TV upon following the steps given below.


  • Run PlayOn Media Server on desktop PC.
  • Connect Apple TV and iPhone/iPad to same WiFi connection.

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Steps to Watch PlayOn on Apple TV

Those with Apple TV 2nd/3rd/4th generation and Apple TV 4K users can watch PlayOn on Apple TV by following the steps given below.

Step 1: Open the App Store on your iPhone/iPad at first.

How to watch PlayOn on Apple TV?
Select the App Store

Step 2: Use the search bar to find and download the PlayOn app on your iOS device.

Get app
Get app

Step 3: After the download, open the control centre by swiping up on your iPad or iPhone.

How to watch PlayOn on Apple TV?
Screen Mirroring option

Step 4: Hover to click on the Screen Mirroring icon from the list of options.

Searching for Apple TV
Searching for device

Step 5: Your iOS device will start searching for the device nearby to connect with it.

Step 6: Choose Apple TV from the search result to proceed further. Just wait for your iPhone/iPad and Apple TV to get connected.

How to watch PlayOn on Apple TV?
Click on the device to Screen Mirror

Step 7: You will see your iOS screen mirrored to Apple TV. Now, open the PlayOn app on your iOS device.

Step 8: Click on any PlayOn contents to play it on your mobile at last. Your Apple TV screen will show the same contents as like your iOS.

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To Conclude

Although PlayOn isn’t available for the Apple TV, you can still stream its contents by screen mirroring technique. It is a media server and you can use it to seamlessly manage all your digital media contents

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