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How to Watch Peacock on Samsung Smart TV

You can stream Peacock on Samsung Smart TV. Here’s how to sign up, download, install, and start streaming Peacock using your Samsung Smart TV. Learn how to get the most out of your Samsung Smart TV while using Peacock.


Peacock

Peacock is a subscription video streaming service from NBCUniversal that gives access to up to 15,000 hours of content including original shows, blockbuster movies, and classic television series.

It will include news, entertainment, sports, late-night, and reality from various NBCU properties including NBC, Bravo, and E!.

Just like other streaming services, Peacock will have their own original series including reboots of Save By The Bell, Punky Brewster, and Battlestar Galactica. They also have shows like Rutherford Falls (Ed Helms), Dr. Death (Alec Baldwin), and a behind-the-scenes docs-series about Saturday Night Live.

The company has acquired the rights to many classic shows like the entire Dick Wolf library including Law & Order and Chicago Fire, Parks and Recreation, and The Office.

The service will also feature blockbusters and critically-acclaimed films from Universal Pictures, Focus Features, DreamWorks Animation, Illumination and content acquired from Hollywood’s biggest studios.

Samsung Smart TV

Samsung Smart TV can be used to watch On Demand Streaming Services.

Can you stream Peacock on Samsung Smart TV?

How to Sign Up and Download Peacock on Samsung Smart TV

Peacock is available natively using Samsung Smart TV (2018+). Additionally, you may be able to stream to your Samsung Smart TV through Apple AirPlay (2018+ models).

Peacock app on Samsung Smart TV

  1. Click here to sign up for Peacock.
  2. Once you’ve signed up, go to the Home Screen on your Samsung Smart TV.
  3. Launch the app store and search for “Peacock” on your Samsung Smart TV.
  4. Select “Add to Home” to install the app.
  5. Once installed, log in using your Peacock credentials.
  6. You can now stream Peacock on Samsung Smart TV.

Apple AirPlay

  1. Click here to sign up for Peacock.
  2. Install the Peacock iPhone/iPad app.
  3. Once installed, log in using your Peacock credentials.
  4. Make sure your Smart TV is connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your iPhone/iPad.
  5. Start playing the content in the Peacock app and select the AirPlay icon.
  6. Choose your Samsung Smart TV and it will start displaying on your Smart TV.

If you have a compatible TV and you don’t see AirPlay as an option, make sure you update to the latest Samsung Smart TV firmware.


How to Sign Up for Peacock on Other Streaming Devices

If you have other devices, you can learn how to sign up for and use Peacock on Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku, Android TV, iPhone/iPad, Android Phone/Tablet, Mac, Windows, Xbox, LG Smart TV, Sony Smart TV and VIZIO Smart TV.


What features are available on Peacock?

Parental Controls

Peacock has some parental controls to help restrict content.

Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV+, Disney+, Netflix and Star also have parental control features.

Up to 3 Devices

Peacock allows you to stream on up to 3 devices simultaneously.

Ads

While both Peacock Free and Peacock Premium are ad-supported, they will only have five minutes of ads per hour of content. You can subscribe to Peacock Premium Plus for $9.99 a month to remove ads.

Offline Downloads

When you upgrade to Peacock Premium Plus, you can download shows offline to your mobile device or tablet. On average, a 1 hour show will require about 500MB of storage on your device.

No International Access

When you leave the country, you will only be able to access content you’ve already downloaded to your mobile device.


Peacock includes more than 15,000 hours of content including original shows, classic series, and movies.

In addition to on-demand content, Peacock has linear channels similar to Pluto TV. These include live content like a full 24/7 feed of The Olympic Channel — but also created ones like one based on the SNL Vault.

Peacock Premium subscribers also have access to Premier League games not available on linear TV, as well as access to WWE Network, including PPV events and on-demand library at no additional cost. You can also stream 24/7 feed of The Olympic Channel. For late-night show fans, you can watch full episodes of The Tonight Show and Late Night starting at 8pm ET daily.

Originals

The NBCU-owned service is doubling down on nostalgia for their original shows, with reboots of Saved By The Bell, Battlestar Galactica, Punky Brewster, and Fresh Prince of Bel-Air.

Other series coming to Peacock are Rutherford Falls with Ed Helms, Dr. Death with Jamie Dornan, Alec Baldwin, and Christian Slater, and behind-the-scenes docuseries about Saturday Night Live.

TV Shows

NBCUniversal’s Peacock is the exclusive home of The Office, Parks and Recreation, Law & Order, Chicago Fire and Two and a Half Men.

Many shows that stream on Hulu, will also stream on Peacock like 30 Rock, Friday Night Lights, Fraiser, Cheers, House, and Keeping Up with the Kardashians.

Movies

Peacock also offers a robust slate of critically-acclaimed films and box-office hits from Universal Pictures and Focus Features.

These titles range from laugh-out-loud comedies like “American Pie,” “Bridesmaids,” “Knocked Up,” “Meet the Parents,” and “Meet the Fockers,” to award-winning classics such as “A Beautiful Mind,” “Back to the Future,” “Brokeback Mountain,”“Casino,” “Dallas Buyers Club,” “Do the Right Thing,” “Erin Brockovich,” “E.T. The Extra Terrestrial,” “Field of Dreams,” “Jaws,” “Mamma Mia!,” “Shrek,” and “The Breakfast Club.” Peacock will also feature films from the franchises: “Bourne,” “Despicable Me,” and “Fast & Furious.”

Kids

Peacock has a lot of family-friendly content that airs on NBC, including shows from Dreamworks Animation.

AT&T TV Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $75 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up for AT&T TV.

You will receive it ~2 weeks after you complete your first month of service.

Sling TV Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $10 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up for Sling TV.

You will receive it ~2 weeks after you complete your first month of service.