How to Download Apps on Sony Smart TV [All OS]

Sony Smart TV is well known for its perfect audiovisual streaming quality. It upgrades the TVs with Android Operating System to cut the cable cord. The Android OS works similar to the smartphone, where you can install the available apps and stream the content both online and offline. Each Smart TV has a particular procedure to install the apps on the Smart TV. Let’s look into the steps to add and download Apps on Sony Smart TV.

The older version of the Sony Smart TV runs on Android OS while the newer version has the Google TV OS. Both the OSes have Play Store to download apps on the TV.

How to Apps on Sony Smart TV [Android TV OS]

Make sure to update your Sony Smart TV to its latest Android version to get most apps from the Play Store.

(1). Launch your Sony Smart TV and connect to the WiFi.

(2). Go to the Apps section.

(3). Search and click Google Play Store to open.

Select Google Play Store to open

(4). Type the app name in the search and choose it from the suggestions.

Search for the app to add on Sony Smart TV

(5). Select Install to download the app from Google Play Store.

Click Install to add Apps on Sony Smart TV

(6). Click Open to launch the app on Sony Smart TV.

How to Download Apps on Sony Smart TV [Google OS]

(1). On your Sony Google TV, go to the Search option.

Search for apps

(2). Click the Search bar.

How to Download Apps on Sony Smart TV (1)

(3). The on-screen keyboard will appear. Type the app name that you want to download. You can also use Google Assistant to voice search apps. For example, Netflix.

Sony Google TV

(4). Select the app that you want to download on your Sony Smart TV.

(5). Click the Install button on the next screen.

(6). After the installation, tap the Open button.

(7). The installed app will be available in the Your apps section.

Alternate Way to Install Apps on Sony Smart TV

(1). Start your PC and open the Google Chrome browser.

(2). Download the apk file of the app that you want to install on your Sony Smart TV.

(3). Copy-paste the apk file to a USB drive and connect the drive to the USB port of the TV.

(4). Open the downloaded apk file on your Sony Smart TV.

(5). Launch the app and access it on your Sony Smart TV.

How to Uninstall Apps on Sony TV

(1). Go to the Sony Smart TV home screen and select Apps at the top.

(2). Open the Play Store and move to the My apps section.

(3). Select the app that you want to uninstall.

(4). Click Uninstall to remove the app from the Smart TV.

click Uninstall to remove apps on Sony Smart TV

(5). Tap OK to confirm the uninstallation of the app.

We have learned the different methods to install apps on Sony Smart TV. The app installed from other sources may be subjected to potential threats, so check the sources before installing the app. As much as possible, stick with the app that is available on the Play Store.

FAQs

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

By using the Google Play Store, you can add apps to your Sony Bravia TV.

2. Is the Amazon Prime Video app available on Sony TV?

Yes, you can get the Amazon Prime Video app on Sony TV from the Play Store.