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How to Watch Crackle on Android TV

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


Crackle

Crackle is a free video streaming service that includes on-demand access to movies and TV Shows.

Most of the content comes from Sony Pictures and its subsidiaries, including Columbia Pictures, TriStar Pictures, Screen Gems, Sony Pictures Classics, and Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions.

Crackle also features “Crackle Original” series such as On the Ropes, Snatch, Going from Broke, Hidden Heroes, and The Oath.

Android TV

Android TV is a streaming device that can be used to watch On Demand Streaming Services.

Can you stream Crackle on Android TV?

How to Sign Up and Download Crackle on Android TV

Crackle is available natively using Android TV. Additionally, you may be able to stream to your Android TV through Google Cast.

Crackle app on Android TV

  1. Go to the Home Screen on your Android TV.
  2. Launch the app store and search for “Crackle” on your Android TV. Alternatively, Click here to install the app.
  3. Select “Download” to install the app.
  4. You can now stream Crackle on Android TV.

Google Cast

  1. Install the Crackle iPhone/iPad app OR Android Phone/Tablet app.
  2. Make sure your streaming device is connected to the same Wi-Fi network as your Android Phone/Tablet OR iPhone/iPad.
  3. Start playing the content in the Crackle app and select the Google Cast icon.
  4. Choose your Android TV and it will start displaying on your streaming device.

How to Sign Up for Crackle on Other Streaming Devices

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


What features are available on Crackle?

No Parental Controls

There are no parental controls for Crackle.

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

Ads

With TV shows, the ads appear at the regular ad breaks that appeared when the show first aired. With films, you may see a 60-second ad at the start, with commercial breaks every 15 minutes or so.

No Offline Mode

Crackle doesn’t allow you to download shows or movies for offline viewing.


Originals

Original films include “Office Uprising,” “The Throwaways,” “In the Cloud,” “Backwash,” and “Cagefighter.”

Original series include “Going From Broke,” “Rob Riggle’s Ski Master Academy,” “StartUp,” “Snatch,” and “Insomnia.”

TV Shows

Crackle has a treasure trove of mostly forgotten shows from the past few decades. You’ll find series like “Action,” “The Critic,” “My Two Dads,” “NewsRadio,” “Parker Lewis Can’t Lose,” “Mr. Sunshine,” “Rake,” “The Jeff Foxworthy Show,” and a special gem — “The Dana Carvey Show,” where you’ll see a young Steve Carrell and Stephen Colbert before they became famous.

You’ll also see classic series like “Barney Miller,” “Car 54, Where Are you?” “Charlie’s Angels,” “The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis,” “The Partridge Family,” “The Saint,” and “Starsky & Hutch.”

Movies

There aren’t many quality films on the service, but there are a few you may have heard of, like “The Ghost and the Darkness,” “The Terminal,” “Aeon Flux,” “Big Top Pee-Wee,” “Monster,” “Bridget Jones’s Baby,” “The Proposition,” “Eddie Murphy Raw,”

It does have some excellent documentaries, like “Man on Wire,” “The Wolfpack,” “Super Size Me,” the Roger Ebert-focused “Life Itself,” and the moving story of the Sesame Street icon Carol Spinney, “I am Big Bird.”

Mostly, the movie library is lacking. You’ll get weird flicks like “Ouija Shark,” “The VelociPastor,” and “Jack Frost 2: Revenge of the Mutant Killer.”

Kids

There is a small selection of kids content, including a pair of “Spy Kids” films, “Blinky Bill: The Movie,” “The Hero of Color City,” “Paulie,” and “Kikoriki: Team Invincible.”

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