How to Install and Stream Netflix on Google TV

Netflix on Google TV

Netflix is the number one streaming platform that provides access to various TV shows, movies, anime, dramas, documentaries, and originals. With the appropriate subscription, you can stream your favorite titles in UHD quality. Netflix also supports downloading movies and tv shows for offline streaming. Netflix will remind you with a notification whenever a new episode was released for your favorite series. On Chromecast with Google TV device, Netflix is a built-in application, and you can stream the contents as soon as you set up the device.

Currently, there are three subscription plans available in Google TV. You must sign up for any one of the plans to stream the contents.

  • Basic – $8.99 (1 device, 480p resolution, good video quality)
  • Standard – $13.99 (2 devices, 1080p resolution, better video quality)
  • Premium – $17.99 (4 devices, 4K+HDR resolution, best video quality)

Click here to sign up for Netflix

Install Netflix on Chromecast with Google TV

If you have uninstalled Netflix by mistake, here are the steps to get it back on Google TV.

{1} Launch your Google TV and click the Apps section on the home screen.

{2} Click the Search for apps menu.

{3} In the search bar, type Netflix and then search for it. You can use the Google Assistant enabled remote to search for the app.

Search for Netflix

{4} Click the Netflix app and tap the Install button on it description page.

Install the app

{5} Wait for Netflix app to install.

Netflix on Google TV

{6} After installation, click the Open button to launch the Netflix on your Google TV.

Netflix on Google TV

{7} Click sign-in and enter your Netflix account login credentials.

{8} After signing-in, watch all the Netflix content on your TV screen.

Sideload Netflix on Google TV

You can also use the sideload method to install Netflix app on your streaming device.

{1} Click the Search menu on the Google TV home screen.

{2} Type Downloader and then search for it.

{3} Select the Downloader icon from the list and click on Install.

Install Downloader

{4} After downloading the app, return to the main screen and then enable unknown sources for Downloader.

  • Settings > System > About > select Android TV OS built for 7 times to enable the developer options.
  • Go back to the setting page, click Apps > Security & Restriction > Unknown sources > Downloader > Turn on.
Netflix on Google TV

{5} Launch the Downloader app and allow permission to read the files.

{6} Enter Netflix apk URL and then click the Go menu.

Enter Netflix apk URL

{7} Netflix apk will download on your device immediately.

{8} After downloading the apk file, install it on your TV.

{9} After installation, launch the app and configure your login credentials to stream your content.

Apart from these methods, you could also cast Netflix to Google TV from your smartphone or PC. As Google TV also comes with Chromecast support, you can easily cast Netflix. To unlock the Netflix library of other countries, you need to use ExpressVPN on Google TV. You can also use other VPNs which unblock Netflix.