On Chromecast with Google TV, the NBC app is available by default in its app store and so you can install it directly. After installing the app, you must activate it. Once done, you can stream all the classic hits, series, and local & international news from various networks like Oxygen, SYFY, Telemundo, and more. You can stream all the video content available on this NBC app for free after signing up with any of your Cable TV Providers.

Apart from that, you can watch all the live video content right after the day they are officially aired. It also contains additional features like closed captioning, continuing watching, etc.

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How to Install NBC on Google TV

1. Turn on your Google TV and connect it to a stable internet connection.

2. Select the Search or Apps → Search for Apps option from the home screen.

Search for the NBC app on Google TV

3. Using the virtual keyboard, search for NBC.

4. Select the NBC from the search result and hit the Install button.

5. Then, tap the Open button to launch the app on your Google TV.

6. After that, log in and start streaming the desired content. (if activation is not needed)

How to Activate NBC on Google TV

1. Open the NBC on your TV.

2. Now, you can see an activation code on the TV screen and note it down.

3. On your Smartphone or PC, visit the NBC activation website.

4. Enter the activation code that was displayed on the TV and select Continue.

Activate the NBC app

5. After that, choose your TV provider and enter the required details.

6. Once done, the NBC will be activated and you can start streaming the desired content on your TV.

How to Cast NBC on Google TV

1. Connect your Smartphone and Google TV on the same WiFi connection.

2. Install the NBC on your smartphone from the Google Play Store or App Store.

3. Launch the app and sign in with the required credentials.

4. Tap on the Cast icon and select your Chromecast with Google TV from the list.

Click on the Cast icon on NBC app

5. Choose the video that you want to watch and start playing it.

6. Finally, the content on your smartphone will appear on Google TV and start streaming the desired content.

Alternative Ways to Stream NBC on Google TV

Now, let’s discuss some alternative ways to stream NBC video content on your streaming device.


Peacock on Google TV streams most of the content on the NBC network. It is a media streaming service from NBC Universal. It is available on Google TV’s Play Store as well. Apart from NBC, Peacock TV users can stream WWE, kids’ content, movies, and other shows.

Peacock on Google TV

YouTube TV

YouTube TV is a streaming service with both live TV and on-demand programs. With YouTube TV on Google TV, you can stream the NBC channel with ease. YouTube TV provides a package of over 100 live channels at $72.99 per month with a 5-day free trial.

YouTube TV


Can I stream NBC for free?

Yes, but you must sign up with your cable TV provider to access the video content.

Is NBC Sports available for Google TV?

Yes, similar to the NBC app, you can install the NBC Sports app on your Google TV from the Play Store.