Can you stream Spectrum TV Essentials on Android TV?
How to Sign Up and Download Spectrum TV Essentials on Android TV
Unfortunately, Spectrum TV Essentials is not currently available natively using Android TV. Spectrum TV Essentials may launch a native app for Android TV in the future, but for now you can only stream using Google Cast.
You can still watch Spectrum TV Essentials on other devices like Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku, iPhone/iPad, Android Phone/Tablet, Mac, Windows, Xbox, LG Smart TV, Samsung Smart TV, Sony Smart TV, and VIZIO Smart TV.
- Install the Spectrum TV Essentials iPhone/iPad app or Android Phone/Tablet app.
- Make sure your streaming device is connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your Android Phone/Tablet or iPhone/iPad.
- Start playing the content in the Spectrum TV Essentials app and select the Google Cast icon.
- Choose your Android TV and it will start displaying on your streaming device.
How to Sign Up for Spectrum TV Essentials on Other Streaming Devices
If you have other devices, you can learn how to sign up for and use Spectrum TV Essentials on Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku, iPhone/iPad, Android Phone/Tablet, Mac, Windows, Xbox, LG Smart TV, Samsung Smart TV, Sony Smart TV, and VIZIO Smart TV.
What features are available on Spectrum TV Essentials?
No Cloud DVR
Unfortunately, Spectrum TV Essentials does not include a DVR. The company plans to launch a Cloud DVR in the coming months, but it may be an additional fee.
Single Device Only
You can only watch content on one device at a time.
TV Everywhere Apps
If you prefer to watch if your favorite channel app, you can log-in with your Spectrum TV Essentials credentials.
If you missed watching your favorite show live, you should be able to catch up by watching it On Demand.