How to Stream YouTube TV on Sony Smart TV

YouTube TV on Sony Smart TV

YouTube TV is one of the popular streaming services for live TV channels in the United States. It has unlimited Cloud DVR storage to record any shows or matches to stream offline. The streaming app saves the recording for nine months to access anytime. YouTube TV provides the complete live streaming of NFL, NBA, and MLB. YouTube TV is accessible on the Sony Smart TV, and you can watch live streaming with a subscription.

YouTube TV has 85+ TV channels, including ABC, CBS, AMC, CNN, FOX, TLC, HGTV, TNT, ESPN, NBC, Food Network, Comedy Central, and much more. It can stream on 3 devices at the same time, and you have 6 different accounts for personal streaming. There are special channels for Kids, namely Disney Junior, Nick Jr, PBS Kids, and Teens Nick. It also offers a good number of news channels as well as local channels.

YouTube TV Subscription

YouTube TV subscription costs $64.99 per month to utilize the complete package without any additional charges. It also has premium TV channels such as Showtime, STARZ, Cinemax, NFL RedZone, GOLTV, HBO Max, and more as Add-ons. You can also try the service for 14 days as a free trial, and you can cancel the subscription anytime.

How to Install YouTube TV on Sony TV

Sony Smart TV uses Android TV OS, and the YouTube TV app is available for free download on the Google Play Store.

(1). Turn on the Sony Smart TV and go to the Home screen.

(2). Select Apps on the home screen and click the Google Play Store.

select Google Play Store

(3). Choose the Search option and type YouTube TV in the search.

select the Search icon

(4). Click Install to download the YouTube TV on Sony TV.

(5). Select Open to launch the YouTube TV and go to the Settings.

(6). Click Link TV with Code to get the Activation Code.

(7). Visit the YouTube TV Activation site.

(8). Type the Activation Code and select Next to activate the app.

Type the Activation Code

(9). Log in to the YouTube TV subscription and stream your favorite TV channel.

Related: How to Install YouTube TV on Hisense Smart TV.

Alternative Method to Get YouTube on Sony Smart TV

The alternative way to stream YouTube TV is to cast the app from your smartphone. The latest models of Sony Smart TV come with AirPlay support. With that, you can directly cast the YouTube TV app to your Sony TV from your iPhones and iPads too.

(1). Connect the smartphone and the Sony Smart TV to the same WiFi network.

(2). Download the YouTube TV app from the Google Play Store or App Store.

(3). Launch the YouTube TV app and sign in with your Google account.

(4). Click the Cast icon or the AirPlay icon at the top and choose the Sony Smart TV.

Click Cast icon - YouTube TV on Sony Smart TV

(5). Browse the TV channel and select it to stream on the smart TV.

YouTube TV is the best streaming service to watch the major sports matches in HD streaming quality. It provides entertainment for every member of the family. Get the YouTube TV app on your Sony TV and stream all the 85+ live TV channels. In case of any issues with the YouTube TV app, kindly mention them in the comments section.

Youtube TV Not Working on Sony TV

If you have any issues while streaming YouTube TV channels on your TV, try the following fixes one by one.

  • Restart the Sony Smart TV and try again.
  • Restart the YouTube TV app.
  • Uninstall the YouTube TV app and install it again.
  • Update the YouTube TV app from the Play Store.
  • Update your Sony Smart TV


1. Can I get YouTube TV on my Sony Smart TV?

Yes, you can install the YouTube TV app on your Sony Smart TV from the Google Play Store.

2. Is the YouTube TV app available on the Sony Bravia TV?

Yes, the YouTube TV app is available for all the Sony Smart TV models.