Install Third Party Apps On Philips Smart TV

  • To install third party apps you need to enable unknown external sources to install apps on Philips smart tv.
  • Go to settings -> Security -> Enable allow unknown resources -> download APK file and copy it on your USB and run apk file. Third party apps will be installed on Philips smart tv successfully.

If you are wondering how to install apps which are not on Philips playstore then you need to install any app on the Philips smart tv by downloading the APK file and install the app on your Philips smart tv.

Installing third party apps on Philips smart TV, is difficult compared to directly installing them. Here in this article I will be showing you how to install third party applications on Philips Smart TV.

How to Install Third Party Apps on Philips Smart TV

Follow the procedure below to install third party apps on philips smart tv and you can sideload apps on philips tv.

Method 1: Install Third Party Apps on Philips Smart tv using APK File

Step 1: First you need to Enable allow install third party apps by enabling to install unknown sources.

Step 2: Go to settings on your philips home screen (gear icon).

Step 3: Go to security

Step 4: From here, by toggling you need to enable unknown sources to install third party apps.

Once you enable unknown sources and allow you to install third party by using APK file.

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5) How to Enable Unknown Sources on Samsung smart TV

Method 2: Installing via Google Play Store

In the android OS Phillips TV. You can have the built in play store application following the below steps you can install the third party apps. 

Step 1: Go to the play store application and click on it.

Step 2: In the search bar type the name of the application that you want to install.

Step 3: Click on it and there you can see the install button below the app.

Step 4: Click on install and wait for a few minutes to get it installed.

Step 5: Download apk file from google which app (third party app) you want to install and copy it on your USB and insert usb on the back of your philips smart tv.

Step 6: Open downloaded apk file on your philips tv and run apk file and allow or trust allow to install unknown external resources to install on philips tv.

Step 7: Now third party apps will be installed on your smart tv using the apk file.

That’s it, this is how you install third party apps on Philips smart tv.

Method 3 : Using  a Streaming Device 

The second method to install third party applications is using a streaming device like fire stick, roku, Vudu, MI TV box, apple tv, Roku Player etc. 

Lakshmi Durga
Lakshmi Durga
Lakshmi Durga is Senior Content Writer and Author and Also a Senior Editorial Team Member at A Savvy Web for More than 5 Years and She writes about technology related subject troubleshooting guides and helps users to solve issues. She has a Degree of Bachelor of Technology (Btech) from Kakatiya University and (Master of Technology) Mtech at Kakatiya University and JNTU university and is a real time Technology expert. She is a Real time Tech Expert and enthusiastic and has an Expertize in this technology area and writes specially on troubleshooting guides, solutions and tips and fixes and how to articles on Tech Related subjects like iPhone, Android, iOS, Smart tv and other tech related information.

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