- For Older version of Vizio smart tv -> Get a Roku or firestick and connect it to vizio smart tv and install youtube app from streaming devices and watch youtube on vizio tv.
- Press V button on vizio smart tv and go to apps section and Install youtube app directly from vizio tv app store.
- You can use chromecast, airplay and screen mirror and cast youtube to vizio smart tv and start streaming from your mobile devices – android or iPhone ( apple devices).
On your Vizio smart tv if you are having older version of vizio smart tv then you can easily install any app on your vizio tv and if want to install and watch youtube on vizio tv then you can download and install youtube and login with your gmail credentials and start watching youtube on older version of vizio smart tv once youtube gets installed on vizio tv.
In newer versions of vizio SmartCast tv youtube app comes pre built and comes with youtube app installed on vizio tv and you need to just open youtube on vizio tv and login to youtube and start streaming youtube on vizio tv.
install Youtube on Vizio Smart TV
Below guide will help you download and get youtube on vizio smart tv easily.
- Press V button on Vizio smart tv remote
- Now, you will see the apps section (Vizio content Store) on your vizio smart tv. (if you can’t see
- Search for a youtube app and click on install app and wait for vizio tv to download and install youtube and add the app to your home screen.
- Once you install youtube then you can add app on vizio tv to your home screen and add app to your favorite and change app location on vizio tv home screen as well.
That;s it, this is how you get youtube app and install youtube app on your vizio smart tv.
Install Youtube on Older Versions of Vizio Smart tv
You need to get Roku or Amazon fire stick or Streaming device
- Get a roku or firestick and connect one end of the roku or fire stick or any streaming device to the hdmi port of vizio smart tv which is present on the back of vizio smart tv.
- Now, on your connected roku or fire stick -> Go to the apps section and search for youtube app and download and install youtube app.
- Now, open a youtube app and login to youtube or without login also you can watch youtube as well.
That’s it, this is how you install youtube on older version of vizio smart tv and start watching youtube on an older version of vizio smart tv.
Chromecast comes inbuilt on vizio smart tv on newer models of vizio smart tv and you can watch youtube on vizio smart tv using chromecast feature.
- Open youtube on your smartphone and play youtube video that you want to watch on vizio tv.
- Now, simply tap on the cast icon button and select your vizio smart tv and tap on it and vizio smart tv will start casting youtube video on vizio tv.
That;s it, this is how you use chromecast and cast youtube to vizio smart tv and stream youtube content on vizio tv.
Screen Mirror Youtube to Vizio Smart tv
- Open your mobile and swipe from top to bottom and access quick settings option.
- Find, screen mirroring option and simply tap on it.
- You will see all list of devices here, simply tap on your vizio smart tv and tap on start screen mirroring and your mobile device will start screen mirroring on vizio smart tv.
That’s it, this is how you screen mirror youtube to vizio smart tv using inbuilt screen mirroring option and watch youtube.
Screen Mirror Youtube to Vizio TV Use Airplay
Vizio smart tv supports Airplay 2 and comes built in and using airplay 2 you can easily connect your iOS Apple devices like iPhone, iPad, MacBook, iMac and any apple device to vizio smart tv and watch youtube on Vizio smart tv and vizio tv has smartcast option as well.
You can also use many other applications which support airplay from vizio tv app store and install which gives ability to airplay and connect and cast or screen mirror airplay to vizio smart tv.
- First, Turn on airplay on vizio smart tv.
- Grab your iPhone or iPad and open youtube app and play video.
- While playing video -> tap on cast icon and select your vizio smart tv and enter vizio tv code for youtube.
- Or Simply swipe from top to bottom and access control center and tap on screen mirroring option and select vizio smart tv and cast your enter screen on your vizio smart tv as well.
Does Vizio TV have a YouTube app?
Yes! For newer vizio smart tv versions youtube app comes inbuilt for SmartCast tvs and you don’t need to install and there are limited apps supported and you can use chromecast and airplay and other streaming device to install youtube and watch youtube on vizio smart tv.
Yes! All youtube tv content will be available under one roof – youtube app and comes built in on new version of vizio tv models if your vizio smart tv comes with built in chromecast or airplay.
Press V button on Vizio tv remote and go to the widgets section and search for youtube and install the app and start watching youtube on vizio smart tv.
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