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How to Get Sky Go on LG Smart TV [Possible Ways]

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How to Watch Sky Go on LG Smart TV

Sky Go is a streaming service packed with tons of live and on-demand content. This service can be accessed only in the UK. If you are a Sky TV subscriber, you can install and stream Sky Go for free. It is a complimentary service offered by Sky network. You can watch Sky Go content in different quality formats. If Sky Go is unavailable in your country, use a VPN to unblock the restrictions in your region. Sky Go is compatible with several devices. Unfortunately, the Sky Go app is not available in the LG Content Store. The only way to get Sky Go on LG Smart TV is by using the casting or screen mirroring method.

How to Watch Sky Go on LG Smart TV [Android & iOS]

Before proceeding further, connect a Chromecast or later devices to your LG TV and follow the required procedures to set up the Chromecast device.

#1. Unlock your iPhone or Android device and connect it to the Wi-Fi network same as your Chromecast-connected LG Smart TV.

#2. Install the Sky Go app from the Play Store or App Store on your smartphone.

#3. Launch the Sky Go app and sign in to your account.

#4. Play any video on the Sky Go app, and tap the Cast icon exhibited at the top.

Tap cast icon

#5. From the list of devices shown on your smartphone, select your Chromecast device name.

#6. Within seconds, the video playing on the Sky Go app will appear on your Chromecast-connected LG TV.

How to Cast Sky Go on LG Smart TV from a PC

#1. First, connect your PC and Chromecast-connected LG TV to the same Wi-Fi.

#2. Open the Google Chrome browser on your PC and visit the official website of Sky Go.

visit Sky Go official site

#3. Log in to your account using the necessary credentials.

#4. Once signed in, choose any content to play.

#5. Right-click anywhere on the screen and click Cast from the menu.

Tap Cast on Sky Go website

#6. Tap your Chromecast device and click the option Cast tab from the Sources drop-down menu.

Note: If you have installed the Sky Go app on your PC, tap the option Cast Desktop and select Share to mirror the entire PC screen to LG TV.

#7. Once the PC screen is mirrored, play your favorite movie on the Sky Go website and watch it on your LG Smart TV.

How to Stream Sky Go on LG Smart TV using TV Cast App

#1. Connect the LG Smart TV and your smartphone to the same Wi-Fi connection.

#2. Launch App Store or Play Store on your smartphone and install the TV Cast for LG webOS app on your handheld device.

#3. Then, navigate to the LG Content Store on your LG TV and search for the TV Cast app.

Type TV Cast on the TV Cast app

#4. Select the TV Cast app from the search results and hit the Install button on the app description page.

select Install option

#5. After installing the app, tap the Launch button to open it.

Hit Launch option to view Sky Go on LG Smart TV

#6. You will see the screen below. On this page, you can see the message “Not Connected” inside the TV Cast logo.

TV Cast app on LG Smart TV

#7. Launch the TV Cast for LG webOS app on your smartphone and tap the Cast icon at the top.

Tap the cast option

#8. On the pop-up menu, note down the IP address.

Note down the IP address

#9. Navigate to the IP address displayed in the TV Cast app on LG Smart TV.

#10. Use the LG TV remote and change the IP address to the same number exhibited on the TV Cast for LG webOS mobile app.

Change the IP address on your LG Smart TV to access Sky GO

Note: If the IP address isn’t matched, you cannot mirror Sky Go on LG TV.

#11. Once matched, you will see the message “Connected” inside the TV Cast symbol.

TV Cast app

#12. On the TV Cast for LG webOS mobile app, click Launch Screen Mirroring.

Choose screen mirroring

#13. Now, the smartphone screen will be mirrored on LG TV.

#14. Open the Sky Go app on your Android or iOS device and log in to your account.

#15. Play your favorite video content on Sky Go and watch it on your LG Smart TV.

How to AirPlay Sky Go on LG Smart TV

To mirror your iOS screen, you must enable the AirPlay option on your LG Smart TV.

#1. Press the Home Button on the LG TV Remote.

#2. Navigate to the Menu section and select Home Dashboard.

select home dashboard

#3. Look for the option AirPlay and click it.

Choose the Airplay option

#4. Tap the option AirPlay and turn it On.

Enable the Airplay option to watch sky go on LG Smart TV

#5. After enabling AirPlay, connect the iOS device and LG Smart TV to the same Wi-Fi.

#6. Go to the Control Center on your iOS device.

#7. Tap the Screen Mirroring option and select your LG Smart TV to mirror the iOS screen.

choose Screen Mirroring and select LG Smart TV

#8. Once mirrored, open the Sky Go app and play any content to watch it on your LG TV.

Try this Way!

As Sky Go is unavailable on LG Smart TV, you can connect the streaming devices listed below to your LG TV and install the Sky Go app.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Can you get Sky on LG Smart TV?

You can’t install the Sky Go app on LG TV. But you can use the casting or screen mirroring methods to stream Sky Go on LG TV.

2. Can I watch Sky Go in the USA?

No. Sky Go is available only in the UK. You can use any reliable VPN service like ExpressVPN to access Sky Go shows in the USA.

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