Smart TVs are those televisions that have many advanced functions. On Smart TVs, we can watch movies, shows, sports, and a variety of other televisual content via streaming.
This sounds like the function of a basic TV but they have also the ability to let you enjoy the internet. You can install the apps on your Smart TV. Apps add many features to your device and you can have a lot to enjoy.
Vizio Smart TV is one of the best Smart TV. It enables you to use all the features written above and you can also install the apps. You can install your desired app to enjoy the video contents you like. You have many features but there are some apps that you cannot install on your Smart TV.
If that app is ‘spectrum’, this article will be beneficial for you. Read it to the end if you want to enjoy the streaming and most of the TV Channels on your Vizio TV.
Spectrum apps can make you chill at home. After all, it enables you to access Live TV, more than 30,000 on-demand titles, and also DVR recordings. With this app, you can enjoy a variety of different channels. And in the 250 channels, you can find the channels of your interest.
Spectrum app can be beneficial for you in terms of time-saving and parental controls.
Spectrum TV App allows you to search for channels just in seconds. You can make a personalized guide by setting your most-liked channels for viewing them quickly.
You have to Search by program titles, network names, categories, and much more. The purpose of all these functions is to save your time because in this busy life and to make life productive no one wants to waste time.
Another perk of this app is setting parental controls. You can set parental controls in your Vizio TV but as you know apps add features to your device. You can block some channels, shows so that the content is inappropriate for children, children cannot watch it.
How to download spectrum app on your Vizio Smart TV?
If you have Vizio (VIA or VIA+) TV then you have the play store available on your smart TV. As you know play store is a very good platform with hundreds and thousands of apps available. Follow the steps below to install the spectrum app on Vizio TV.
1. Take the remote of the TV in your hand, and connect the TV to the internet to download the app.
2. Press the V button or home button on your remote. Navigate to find Google Play from the app bar.
3. When the Google Play icon gets highlighted. Press OK to launch it.
4. Search for the spectrum app in Google Play.
5. When you find the app. Choose the ‘install app’ option and then press OK.
Now the app will be downloaded to your Smart TV and it will show on the app bar from where you can launch it easily.
How to download the spectrum app on Vizio Smartcast TV?
Vizio Smartcast TVs have some selected pre-installed apps which you can use to watch videos, etc. Smartcast TVs have just the additional feature of Smartcast.
However, Vizio VIA TV also supports the app installation feature with the Smartcast function. So, you cannot download the apps on your Vizio Smartcast TV. But nothing to worry about, you can use the Smartcast feature to cast the apps and the files from your smartphone to the Vizio Smartcast TV.
Here, we have given the procedure of how you can cast the spectrum app from your smartphone.
1. First of all pick up your smartphone and connect it to the internet.
2. Open the Play Store app and search for the spectrum app.
3. After that, download and install the app on your phone.
4. Now, connect your phone and TV to the same network.
5. Enable the casting option. You can do this by installing the Google Home app from the play store and use it to connect your phone to the TV.
6. Once your device is connected, you can view your spectrum app on your Smartcast TV.
Installing a spectrum app or casting it on the Smart TV is very easy. You can install it without any problem as we have described it and made it easy. All the procedure is simple. As there were two types of Vizio Smart TV and we have given the procedure for both.
Installing or casting spectrum apps can give you to stream more than 30,000 on-demand movies and 250 most popular channels. You can try this app and use it by purchasing a streaming package.