YouTube TV is an over the top internet television service available on various platforms including, Smart TV’s, Computers, Mobile Devices and Streaming Media Players. YouTube TV requires internet connectivity to stream live TV shows and on-demand videos. It offers cloud-based DVR service from various TV networks. In addition to this, it provides unlimited storage facility maximum up to 9 months. You can stream live TV from 70+ broadcasting networks, cables and sports networks. YouTube TV on Apple TV covers live sports programs from major sports channel networks like ESPN, NBA, NESN etc. It also includes YouTube trending videos and YouTube originals.
Steps to install YouTube TV on Apple TV
YouTube TV is legally available on the Apple App Store. It is supported only on Apple TV 4K and 4th generation devices.
#1: Switch on your Apple TV and go to the App Store
#2: Using the Apple TV Remote, select the Search option shown at the top right corner
#3: Enter YouTube TV on the search bar and click the search option
#4: List of apps are shown in the search result, select YouTube TV app
#5: On the next screen, select Get button
#6: After that, the App Store will ask your confirmation to download YouTube TV app. It provides your Apple ID password
#7: This will take a few seconds to Download the app. Once the YouTube TV app is installed you can enjoy unlimited streaming
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Steps to activate YouTube TV on Apple TV
You need to set up your YouTube TV before accessing it on an Apple TV connected device.
#1: Launch the YouTube TV app.
#2: If you are an existing user, log in to YouTube TV using your sign-in credentials.
Note: You cannot create new YouTube TV account on Apple TV. So you create new account using your mobile app or desktop browser.
#3: If you are a new YouTube TV user, click on start 7 days free trial.
#4: Meanwhile, to install YouTube TV on Apple TV, you should download the YouTube TV app on the Android device or iPhone.
Note: You can also visit tv.youtube.com to download and sign in to YouTube TV using any web browser on computer.
#5: Click on Try it Now button and enter your Google account which you want to link with YouTube TV app.
#6: YouTube TV ask you to confirm your location. Then click on Next button and click Allow option.
#7: List of channels are displayed on your iPhone screen. Further, you click on the Next button.
#8: Here, click on Circle button to Add more pay channels and click on Continue to add the selected channels. Otherwise, click on Next to skip it.
#9: Open the browser on your mobile or PC and visit tv.youtube.com/activate to activate YouTube TV.
#10: Enter your Google account details on the website and enter the confirmation code shown on the Apple TV.
#11: Finally, the YouTube TV app is activated.
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From the above-mentioned steps, you will be able to download and set up YouTube TV on Apple TV. Like YouTube Premium, YouTube TV requires payment. Each subscription can be shared between 6 accounts and simultaneously allows 3 users to stream. It includes some advanced capabilities like ad-blocking. Subscribe to YouTube TV to stream unlimited contents in it.