Sharp Smart TV is a well-known smart TV for its excellent display and sound system. The smart TV provides extraordinary resolution, sharpness, and contrast, and it is well suitable for playing games on an ultra HD screen. It functions with two operating systems, Android TV OS and Roku TV OS. Most streaming apps have a paid subscription to stream their content. The live TV channels are accessible on streaming service apps such as Sling TV, YouTube TV, fuboTV, Hulu, and Philo. Let’s look into the steps to download and add apps on the Sharp Smart TV.
Download Apps on Sharp Smart TV
You can install the app on the Sharp Smart TV in three different ways based on the TV OS.
- VEWD OS
- Roku TV OS
- Android TV OS
How to Download Apps on Sharp Smart TV [VEWD]
(1). Tap the Apps button on the Sharp TV remote.
(2). Navigate to the VEWD App Store and open it.
(3). On the top, you will see different categories like News, Popular, Movies, Tech, and more.
(4). There is no Search option available on the VEWD app store.
(5). Look for the app that you want to download on your Sharp Smart TV.
(6). Tap the OK button to install the app on your Philips Smart TV.
How to Download Apps on Sharp Roku TV
(1). Launch the Sharp Roku TV and press the home button.
(2). Select the Search option on the menu.
(3). Search for the app on the Roku Channel Store and choose the app.
(4). Click Add Channel to add the app on the Sharp Roku TV.
(5). Select OK in the prompt and choose Go to Channel to launch the app on the Sharp Smart TV.
Related: How to Add Apps on JVC Smart TV.
How to Install Apps on Sharp Android TV
(1). Turn on the Sharp Android TV and connect to the WiFi connection.
(2). Move to the Apps tab.
(3). Click the Google Play Store and select the Search icon.
(4). Enter the App name in the search and browse the app from the suggestions.
(5). Select Install to download the app from the Google Play Store.
(6). Click Open to launch the app on the Sharp Android TV.
In Sharp Android TV, you can install apps using Downloader too. Install the Downloader app from the Play Store. With the APK link, download the app on your Sharp Android TV, Sadly, Downloader is available only for Android TVs.
After installation of the app on the smart TV, you have to activate the streaming app on the app’s official website with an activation code. You have to make sure that the app is available on your TV before purchasing the subscription for the app. All the installed apps on your Sharp Smart TV have to be updated frequently. Check our guide on how to update apps on Sharp Smart TV. If you have any problems with your Sharp Smart TV, please mention them in the comments section below.
In the Sharp Aquos Smart TV, you will have the Linux OS. In that OS, you can’t install any apps as there is no Play Store available on the TV.
Yes, you can directly download apps on your Sharp Smart TV from the Google Play Store o or the Roku Channel Store.