Peacock TV is a popular streaming service owned by NBCUniversal. It offers plenty of media content such as movies, shows, originals, WWE Network, News, Kids, and many more. If you have subscribed to Xfinity internet or cable, you will get free access to watch Peacock TV. Peacock TV is available only in the US, UK and Ireland, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, and Italy. If you want to access this service outside these countries, you should use a standard VPN service. Initially, Peacock TV is supported only on some devices. Later, it is compatible with many devices including Google TV. As Google TV runs on Android OS, you can install the Peacock TV from the device’s store. Moreover, you can also cast Peacock TV to Google TV from your smartphone. This article covers all the possible ways to get Peacock TV on Chromecast with Google TV.
There are three different subscription plans available on Peacock TV. Before downloading the app, make sure to sign up for Peacock TV.
|Free||Limited library with ads||–|
|Premium||With ads||$4.99 per month/$49.99 year|
|Premium Plus||Without ads||$9.99 per month/$99.99 year|
How to Install Peacock TV on Google TV
Step1: Turn On your Google TV and click the Apps section displayed on the home screen.
Step2: Click the Search for apps menu.
Step3: Enter Peacock TV in the search bar, and search for it.
Step4: Select the Peacock TV app and click the Install button on its description page.
Step5: After installing the, tap the Open button to launch the Peacock TV.
Step6: Click Sign in and enter your Peacock TV account login details.
Step7: Upon signing in, you can watch Peacock TV media content on your Google TV.
Those who have installed Peacock TV on their smartphone can cast its contents to Google TV by simply connecting both the devices (smartphone and Google TV) to the same network.
- Launch the Peacock TV app on your smartphone.
- Click the Cast icon that you can view in the top right corner.
- Choose your Google TV device. Now, the smartphone screen will be mirrored on Google TV.
- Select any Peacock TV content to play and enjoy streaming it on Google TV.
How to Install Peacock TV on Google TV Outside The US
If you’re living outside the US, you cannot install Peacock TV due to geo-restriction. But, you can sideload the Peacock TV apk file by using the downloader app.
Step1: Click the Search menu displayed on the Google TV home screen.
Step2: A on-screen keyboard will appear on the screen. Use it to type Downloader.
Step3: Click the Downloader icon from the suggestion list and tap on Install.
Step4: After installation, go back to Settings > Apps > Security & Restriction > Unknown Sources > Downloader > slide the toggle switch located next to it.
Step5: Now, launch the Downloader app.
Step6: Enter the Peacock TV URL (https://bit.ly/3vWX9fj) in the URL tab.
Step7: Click on Go to download the Peacock TV apk file on your device.
Step8: Once downloaded, click the Install menu to initiate the installation process.
Step9: After installing the app, delete the Peacock TV apk file and then launch the app.
Even though you have sideloaded the Peacock TV app with the Downloader’s help, you need a valid VPN service like ExpressVPN or IPVanish to bypass the geo-restriction of Peacock TV. Visit the Peacock TV site on your mobile or PC with the help of a VPN and create a free user account. As Peacock TV is also available for free, you can configure your user account credentials on the app to watch the media content.
Frequently Asked Questions
Yes. you can install the Peacock TV app from the Play Store on Google TV.
By using a VPN, you can unblock the geo-restrictions on Peacock TV. Just install a VPN and connect it to the US server.
Yes. You can stream certain content on Peacock TV for free. But, you will be interrupted by ads while streaming the video.