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How to Download Kodi on Sony Smart TV

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Kodi is a media player that lets you watch movies, series, sports, documentaries, TV channels, radio, music, and more via add-ons. Kodi is free to download and is available for almost all devices, including Sony Smart TV. Generally, Sony Smart TVs come in different operating systems – Android TV OS or Google TV OS. Both operating systems have Play Store to download apps. Sony TV users can directly install the Kodi app from the Play Store on Sony Smart TV. Alternatively, you can also sideload the app on Sony Smart TV using the Downloader app.

How to Install Kodi on Sony Android TV

You can download the Kodi app from the Play Store on your Android TV.

[1] Power On your Sony Android TV and connect it to a strong internet connection.

[2] Hit the Apps icon on the home screen.

Go to Apps section of Sony Smart TV

[3] Tap the Google Play Store app from the apps list.

Select Google Play Store

[4] Hit the Search icon and type Kodi in the search box.

Search for Kodi

[5] Select the Kodi app from the search suggestions.

[6] Tap Install on the app description page.

Install Kodi on Sony Smart TV

[7] After installing the Kodi app, launch it and grant access to the necessary permissions.

[8] Play any movie or TV show and watch it on your Sony Smart TV.

How to Get Kodi on Sony Google TV

[1] Turn On your Sony Google TV and tap the Search tab in the menu.

Tap Search on Sony Google TV

[2] Type Kodi on the search bar using the on-screen keyboard.

Search for the Kodi app

[3] Select the Kodi app from the search results and hit Install to download the app on your TV.

How to Sideload Kodi on Sony Smart TV

You can also install Kodi on Sony Smart TV using the Downloader app.

[1] First, install the Downloader app on your Sony Smart TV. Refer to the above guidelines to install the app.

Install Downloader to sideload Kodi on Sony Smart TV

[2] Navigate to the Sony TV Settings and enable the option Install unknown apps or Unknown Sources.

[3] After enabling the option, launch the Downloader app on your Sony Smart TV.

[4] Hit the Home tab on the left pane.

[5] Enter the Kodi APK link in the URL box.

[6] Tap Go and wait for the APK file to download.

Enter Kodi URL to sideload Kodi on Sony Smart TV

[7] Once the APK file is downloaded, select Install on the pop-up menu.

[8] Launch the app on your Sony Smart TV and watch your favorite video content by installing addons.

Alternative Ways to Get Kodi on Sony Smart TV

In addition to the methods discussed above, you can download the Kodi app on your TV using the streaming devices listed below.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. How do I add Kodi to my Sony Bravia TV?

You can easily download the Kodi app from the Play Store on your Sony BraviaTV.

2. How to fix Kodi not working on my Sony Smart TV?

If you have trouble accessing the Kodi app, refer to the below troubleshooting guidelines.
Update the Kodi app.
☆ Restart your Sony TV
★ Uninstall and reinstall the Kodi app.
☆ Check the internet connection.
★ Finally, reset the Kodi and try accessing the app again.

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