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Get started with the Google TV app

You can watch movies and shows from your streaming services in the Google TV app . You can also buy or rent movies and shows.

The Google TV app is available on Android devices in most countries and regions except Aruba, Brazil, New Zealand, South Africa, and South Korea.

Get the Google TV app

The Google TV app is a new version of the Google Play Movies & TV app. If you turned on automatic app updates, you may already have the Google TV app.

  1. On your Android device, open the Google Play Store Google Play.
  2. Search for Google Play Movies & TV.
  3. Tap Update.
  4. When the update finishes, you’ll have the Google TV app.

Navigate the Google TV app

The Google TV app uses the same profile and info as Google Play Movies & TV.

  • Home and For You: Recommendations based on what you watch and the streaming services you add to your account.
  • Shop: Movies and shows you can rent or buy.
  • Library: The content you buy or rent through Google TV, Play Movies & TV or YouTube on this and other devices.
  • Watchlist: Movies and shows you save to watch later.

Tip: To get help with movies and TV shows that you rent or purchase, email or chat with the Google Play team for help.

Important: Some apps, contents, and/or features may not be available in all countries. Subject to availability.

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