Get started with the Google TV app

You can explore recommendations and watch movies and shows from your streaming services in the Google TV app .

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 phone or tablet, open the Google Play Store Google Play.
  2. Search for Google Play Movies & TV or Google TV.
  3. Tap Update or Install.

Navigate the Google TV app

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

  • Highlights: Personalized insights and news for you to learn more about the movies and shows that you like.
  • For you: Recommendations based on what you watch and the streaming services that you add to your account.
  • Shop: Movies and shows that you can rent or buy.
  • Your stuff: The movies and shows you already own or rented through Google TV, Play Movies & TV, or YouTube on any of your eligible devices. You can also find movies and shows you added to your watchlist.
Tip: To get help with movies and TV shows that you rent or purchase, email or chat with the Google Play team for help.


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