Supported devices

YouTube TV is available on a variety of devices and platforms. 

Mobile devices & computers
  • You can watch YouTube TV on your mobile device, including certain smartphones and tablets.
  • YouTube TV also works in a web browser on your computer. 
  • Check out System requirements below to see specific requirements by platform (mobile device, etc.)
Streaming devices

You can stream YouTube TV to your TV using:

  • Chromecast devices
  • TVs with Chromecast built-in (e.g., Android TV)
  • AirPlay for Apple TV 
  • We're working to expand YouTube TV to more platforms. Stay tuned!
  • If you're using a first generation Chromecast  , you may experience a higher rate of errors. It may also take up to 30 seconds to load. 
Smart TVs & game consoles

You can download the YouTube TV app on select devices to watch YouTube TV on your TV

Our TV app is available on:

  • Android TV 
  • Xbox One, Xbox One S, and the upcoming Xbox One X
  • Samsung & LG smart TVs (2016 & 2017)
  • Apple TV: Apple TV (4th generation), and Apple TV 4K
  • Roku: All Roku TVs, Roku Ultra, Roku Streaming Stick+, Roku Streaming Stick (3800x, 3600x), Roku Express/Express+ (3910x, 3900x, 3710x, 3700x), Roku Premiere+, Roku Premiere, Roku 4, Roku 3 (4200x, 4230x), and Roku 2 (4210x).

Note for Roku users:

  • If you encounter an HDCP error on your Roku device, turn on the HDMI Ultra HD Color setting on your TV.
  • If you experience choppy playback on your Roku device, turn off HDR on your "Display type" settings on Roku. To do this, select Settings > Display type > choose 4k 30Hz TV, 4k 60Hz TV, or 4K HDR 60Hz.

System requirements

System requirements for computers

For the best YouTube TV HD viewing experience, download the latest version of Chrome or Firefox. 

We are working to bring YouTube TV to more browsers in the future.

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