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How to Install Hulu on Apple TV [2021]



Hulu on Apple TV

Hulu is a great streaming service to watch on-demand movies and TV shows along with the live channels. The standard package of $5.99 per month lets you watch all the movies and TV shows with regular commercials. If you want to remove those commercials, you can purchase the $11.99/mo package. Recently, Hulu has launched a new live TV streaming service ($44.99/month) to stream the channels from networks like HGTV, ESPN, FOX, CBX, ABC, NBC and many more. Hulu is officially supported on numerous platforms. In this article, we will show how to install and stream Hulu on Apple TV streaming devices.

Hulu on Apple TV

Is Hulu app available for Apple TV?

Yes. Hulu app is officially available for Apple TV 2, 3, 4 and 4K. For 2nd and 3rd generation models, you will have a pre-installed Classic Hulu app and users with Apple 4 & 4K can download the latest Hulu app from the App Store.

Related: How to install Hulu on Firestick

Classic Hulu App on Apple TV 2 and 3

As we mentioned earlier, users with 2nd and 3rd generations models will have pre-installed Classic Hulu app on their device. But, it has certain restrictions. It doesn’t support Live TV, Multiple devices and DVR access. You can stream the Showtime premium add-on contents. But you can’t access contents on other addons like STARZ, Cinemax and HBO. Since these devives lacks the App store support, you can’t download the latest Hulu app.

Latest Hulu App on Apple TV 4 and 4K

Since Apple TV 4 and 4K supports downloading apps from the App Store, you can download and install the latest version of Hulu app from the App store. Unlike the classic version, the latest Hulu app comes with a sleek and personalized look along with the support for live TV and DVR. You can also stream the addon networks like HBO, Showtime, Starz and Cinemax (if subscribed). It also supports creating different profiles for all household members. For example, you can create a Kid profile for your child to stream the Kids related movies and TV shows.

Steps to install the latest Hulu App on Apple TV 4 and 4k

#1: Launch your Apple TV and go to the App Store.

Hulu on Apple TV

#2: Use the virtual keyboard to type and search for the Hulu app.

#3: The search results will appear on the screen. Select the official Hulu app.

#4: Click Get to download the app.

#5: If requested, enter your Apple ID password.

#6: Once installed, launch the app by selecting the Open icon.

Hulu Live TV on Apple TV

#7: Click Sign In and enter your Hulu login credentials.

#8: After signing in, the home screen of the Hulu app will appear on the screen.

Hulu for Apple TV

#9: Select and play the title that you want to stream.

Related: How to watch Hulu Live TV on Roku

How to Watch Hulu Live TV on Apple TV

There is no need to install any app for Hulu Live TV. Sign up for the Hulu Live TV package and use those login credentials in the already installed Hulu app to watch live TV on Apple TV. Users should remember the fact the live TV on Hulu app is only supported for 4th generation and higher Apple TV models.

If you’re a great fan of streaming live TV channels without any cable or satellite service, Hulu is a great service. At the same time, the new users can access the 7-day free trial period to test out the features of the Hulu app.

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