Panasonic TV Remote App | How to Install and Use it

Panasonic TV Remote App

If you have misplaced your remote or if the battery of your remote is too low, then you need an alternate remote to access your TV. For immediate access, you can use your phone as a remote to control your TV. Most of the Smart TVs came up with their own remote apps. If you are a Panasonic TV user, then you can control your TV with the help of a Panasonic TV remote app. Apart from controlling the TV, you can use the Panasonic TV Remote App to transfer media between phone and TV over Wi-Fi.

Panasonic TV Remote App

Before proceeding further, be clear about which TVs are compatible with the Panasonic Remote app. Panasonic TV Remote app available on Android or iOS is compatible with the Panasonic Viera models. These models include Visual Era TV or Flat Panel TVs manufactured between 2011 to 2017 and later.

The remote app will work only if the TV Remote and TV Anywhere settings are on.

  • To turn on the TV remote: Go to Network > TV remote App Settings > Turn on TV Remote.
  • To turn on the TV Anywhere: Go to Network > TV Anywhere/Anytime Settings > Turn on TV Anywhere or Anytime.

Related: Philips TV Remote App

How to Install and Use Panasonic TV Remote App?

TV Remote

1. To check on which Wi-Fi network your TV is connected, press the Menu button on the remote and choose Network. Now choose Network Status where you can find the Network name (SSID). Make a note of it.

Wi-Fi network Status

2. Connect your Android or iOS smartphone to the same Wi-Fi network.

Check Wi-Fi network Status

3. Install the Panasonic TV remote app on your mobile. The app is available on both the Play Store and App Store.

Panasonic TV Remote App

4. Once installing the application, launch the app to complete the initial setup. You will be given a tour of the app. Click on Close to complete the guide and proceed with the initial setup.

Close

5. Now the app will search for the compatible Panasonic TV over the Wi-Fi.

Searching for TV

6. Choose your television from the list of available TVs.

Panasonic TV Remote App

7. On a successful connection to the TV, you can find all the available control options.

Panasonic TV Remote App

You can explore and start using the application as you do with your remote. The only disadvantage is that you cannot use the application to turn on your TV as the TV when turned off will not be connected to Wi-Fi.

Alternative Applications

All the above remote applications work with WiFi connectivity. There are a few apps that support infrared and you need a phone that supports infrared. With an infrared phone, you can control your TV as you do with a remote.