How to Install Telegram on Android Smart TV

Telegram on Android TV

Telegram is a powerful and fast messaging app in the social media world. The app provides complete freedom to the users without any limitations. You can share any number of files, photos, videos, docs, and there are no restrictions on the size. It offers enormous cloud storage to save chats, media files, more. The Telegram groups can have 200,000 members which is one of the biggest of the type. You can get the Telegram app on Android TV to view the chats and media files on the big screen.

The Telegram app has an intuitive interface for a user-friendly experience. It provides editing tools for photos, videos, and it also has animated stickers, emojis to send in the chats. The live streaming option enables the channel to stream live events, concerts, sports matches, more. Telegram app is completely encrypted for secure messaging and it provides a private messaging facility. There are customized themes available to modify the app background.

Android TV OS Compatible Smart TVs

  1. Sharp Smart TV
  2. JVC Smart TV
  3. Panasonic Smart TV
  4. Philips Smart TV
  5. Skyworth Smart TV
  6. Sony Smart TV
  7. Toshiba Smart TV
  8. Hisense Smart TV

How to Install Telegram on Android TV

(1). Launch the Android TV and click the Apps tab on the home screen.

Select Apps tab

(2). Select the Google Play Store and choose the Search icon.

Click search icon to stream Telegram on Android TV

(3). Search for the Downloader app and click Install to install the Downloader on the Android TV.

Install downloader on Android TV

(4). Click Settings on the home screen and choose Device Preferences.

Click Settings

(5). Move down and select the Security & Restrictions.

Select Security & Restrictions

(6). Click Unknown Sources and look for the Downloader app.

(7). Choose the Downloader app and turn it on to install unknown apps.

(8). Launch the Downloader app and select Allow in the prompt.

(9). Enter the Telegram Android TV APK URL ( in the browser and select Go.

Enter Telegram file URL to install on Android TV

(10). Click Install to install the Telegram app.

(11). Select Open to launch the Telegram app on the Android TV and log in to your account to access Telegram.

Alternative Method to Get Telegram for Android Smart TV

You can also cast the Telegram app to the Android TV from smartphones. Telegram app does not have cast support but you can screen mirror the Android phone screen to the TV. Make sure that the Android phone and the Android TV are connected to the same Wi-Fi network.

(1). Unlock the smartphone and go to the Google Play Store.

(2). Install the Telegram app and open the app on the smartphone.

(3). Sign in with your phone number and verify your account.

(4). Swipe down the screen to go to the Notification center.

(5). Select the Screen Cast option and choose the Android TV to connect.

Select Screen Cast to stream Telegram on Android TV

(6). View the Telegram app on the Android TV.

Telegram app allows users to send series and movies to others irrespective of size and you can stream them on your TV directly from the app. It can be used as an interaction platform for forums, communities, teams, more. In case of any queries with the Telegram app, specify them in the comments section.