Viber is one of the most secure messaging apps to instantly communicate with your friends and family members over the internet. It is similar to WhatsApp, and thus, you can message and make audio and video calls from the Viber app. With Viber, you can make group video calls with up to 20 people and group chat with 250 members. Viber is completely free to download, and it is 100% safe with end-to-end encryption. You can send text messages, photos, stickers, GIFs, files, and even video messages. Further, Viber supports sending disappearing messages in your 1-on-1 chats, and you can choose how long the recipient can read your messages. It is available for Android, iOS, Windows PC, Mac PC, WearOS, etc. However, you will learn to install Viber on Chromecast with Google TV from this article.

install and use viber on google tv

How to Install Viber on Chromecast with Google TV

Viber is not available for Google TV. So, you can sideload Viber as an apk on Google TV using the Downloader app.

1. Launch your Google TV and connect it to the internet connection.

2. Search for the Downloader app by clicking on the Search menu from the home screen.

tap install to install downloader app

3. Click on Install to get Downloader on Google TV.

4. Go to the home screen to click the Profile icon and select Settings from the menu.

5. When the menu expands, choose the System option and the About option.

tap about option from settings

6. Further, click on Android TV OS build 7 times to enable the developer mode.

enable developer mode to install viber on google tv

7. Go back to the Google TV home and navigate to Profile icon >> Settings >> Apps >> Security & Restrictions and turn on the toggle for the Downloader app.

enable unknown source access for downloader app

8. Now, launch the Downloader app and enter the download link of the Viber apk and click the Go button.

enter the download link to download viber on google tv

9. Once the Viber apk file gets downloaded, click on the Install button.

10. Next, tap Open to launch the app.

11. Now, you can start chatting with your friends or making calls to them.

start using viber on google tv

Related: How to Use Messenger on Google TV

Alternative Way

Alternatively, you can screen mirror your Android phone to Google TV to use Viber app. Here are the steps.

1. Download the Viber app from Google Play Store.

2. Connect your Android and Google TV under the same network connection.

3. Further, move to the Notification Panel and click the Cast option.

tap cast to use viber on google tv

4. Choose your Chromecast with Google TV device name.

5. Now, you will be able to see the phone screen on your Google TV.

6. Launch the Viber app and chat with your friends.

start using viber on google tv

That’s all about using Viber on Google TV. With this instant chat app, you shall converse with friends or family for an unlimited time. It is recommended to connect to the high-speed internet for uninterrupted, and HD quality calls.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I install Viber on Google TV?

Viber is not available for Google TV, so you need to sideload the app on the device.

Can I make video calls on Viber?

Yes, you can make individual video calls and group video calls with up to 20 people.

Is Viber safe to use?

Viber is 100% safe to use, and it protects your data with end-to-end encryption.