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How to Install Now TV on Chromecast with Google TV




NOW is a streaming service owned by SKY Network. This service comprises many movies, TV series, sports, and more. By subscribing to NOW TV, you can access all the content from Sky Network. NOW TV can be installed on Google TV from the Play Store. You can also sideload or cast the NOW TV app on Chromecast with Google TV. NOW TV is available only in the UK. To access the NOW service in your region, install and set up a VPN on Google TV. And connect the VPN to the UK server location to unblock the restrictions.

NOW TV: Subscription Plans 💰

Before going for installation, make sure to subscribe to Now TV. Currently, NOW TV offers four types of subscription plans. You can also cancel the NOW TV subscription anytime.

  • Entertainment – £19.98/month.
  • Cinema – £19.98/month.
  • Sports – £11.99/month.
  • Hayu – £4.99/month.

How to Get NOW TV on Google TV

#1. Turn ON your Google TV and connect it to a strong internet connection.

#2. Tap the Search tab displayed on the menu bar.

Tap Search on Google TV

#3. Use the on-screen keyboard to type NOW TV on the search bar.

#4. Look for the NOW TV app from the search results and click it.

#5. Tap the Install button to download the app on Chromecast with Google TV.

How to Sideload NOW TV on Google TV

You can also sideload the app on Google TV using the Downloader app. Before that, you need to enable the Developer Mode on Google TV. To do it,

Hit the Profile icon → Click Settings → Tap System → Select About → Tap Android TV OS Build 7-8 times until you receive a pop-up “You Are Now A Developer.”

Enable Developer Mode on Google TV

#1. Hit the Search tab on the home screen.

#2. Search for Downloader and install the app.

Install Downloader on Chromecast with Google TV

#3. Navigate back to the Settings screen and click Apps.

#4. Tap the option Security & Restrictions.

#5. Click Unknown Sources and enable the toggle button near the Downloader app.

#6. After enabling Unknown Sources, launch the Downloader application and enter the NOW TV APK link on the URL box.

#7. Tap the Go button and wait for the APK file to download.

Enter the NOW TV APK link

#8. Click the Install button on the installation screen.

#9. Once installed, launch the NOW TV app and log in to your NOW TV account to watch videos.

How Cast Now TV on Chromecast with Google TV

You can cast NOW TV from your smartphone or PC. Before casting, make sure to fulfill the requirements listed below.

Checklist ☑

  • Set up the Chromecast with Google TV with your TV.
  • Install the NOW TV app from the Play Store or App Store on your smartphone.
  • Download the Google Chrome browser on your PC. If you have already installed the app, update the Chrome browser to the latest version.
  • Connect the Google TV and smartphone/PC to the same WiFi network.

How to Cast NOW TV from Smartphone [Android & iOS]

#1. Launch the NOW TV app on your mobile and sign in to your account.

#2. Tap the Cast icon exhibited in the top-right corner.

Tap on the Cast icon on NOW TV

#3. Select GoogleTV from the list of available devices.

#4. On a successful connection, you can see the NOW TV app screen on your TV. Play any movie on NOW TV app and watch it on a larger screen.

How to Cast NOW TV from PC [Google Chrome]

#1. Open the Chrome browser on your Windows or Mac.

#2. Visit the official website of NOW TV.

#3. Tap the My Account drop-down and tap Sign in.

#4. Enter the necessary login details to sign in.

#5. Once signed in, hit the three-dotted icon () exhibited at the top.

#6. Select the Cast option from the menu.

Click Cast

#7. Hit the name of your Google TV device and select the Cast tab from the Sources drop-down menu.

Tap Cast tab

#8. Now, the NOW TV website will be cast on your TV.

#9. Choose any content to play on the NOW website and watch it on your GoogleTV.

Installation Guide of NOW TV on Other Streaming Devices

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is the NOW TV app free?

Yes, the NOW TV app is free to install. However, you need a subscription to access the NOW TV app.

2. Can I cast the NOW TV app on my Android TV?

Yes, you can Chromecast NOW TV on your Android TV.

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