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How to Watch Dark Matter TV on VIZIO Smart TV

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


Dark Matter TV

Dark Matter TV is a free ad-supported subscription video streaming service app that includes podcasts, documentaries, television series, and feature films targeting niche audiences and only has genres like horror, science fiction, true crime, and action. A great source for alternative entertainment, Dark Matter TV allows consumers to stream content through its app and linear streaming for free on the majority of devices, TVs, and platforms.

Viewers have access to 1,000+ titles such as William Castle’s House on Haunted Hill (1959), Anna Biller’s The Love Witch (2016), David Cronenberg’s Rabid (1977), and Golden Globe-nominated feature, We Need to Talk About Kevin (2011). There are even international titles, an entire collection of Español content, and exclusive features from its horror collaborators like Arrow Video and Full Moon Features.

Dark Matter TV offers two plans —their “Ad-Supported” plan ($0) and their “Unlimited” ($4.99) plan.

Dark Matter TV launched on October 31, 2020, and has seen significant growth while also positively affecting indie film consumers in a time of an overload of mainstream content. The FAST service has expanded to Brazil, gaining close to 8 million dedicated viewers. It will soon launch in Mexico, Italy, Spain, Australia, and Germany.

Can you stream Dark Matter TV on VIZIO Smart TV?

How to Sign Up and Download Dark Matter TV on VIZIO Smart TV

Dark Matter TV is available natively using VIZIO Smart TV. Additionally, you may be able to stream to your VIZIO Smart TV through Apple AirPlay (2016+ models) or Google Cast (2016+ models).

Dark Matter TV app on VIZIO Smart TV

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

Apple AirPlay

  1. Click here to sign up for Dark Matter TV.
  2. Install the Dark Matter TV iPhone/iPad app.
  3. Once installed, log in using your Dark Matter TV 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 Dark Matter TV app and select the AirPlay icon.
  6. Choose your VIZIO 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 VIZIO Smart TV firmware.

Google Cast

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

How to Sign Up for Dark Matter TV on Other Streaming Devices

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


What features are available on Dark Matter TV?

Single Profile Only

Dark Matter TV will allow you up to profile

No Parental Controls

There are no parental controls for Dark Matter TV.

Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV+, Disney+, HBO Max, Hulu, Netflix, Paramount Plus, Peacock, SHOWTIME, and STARZ have parental control features.

No Ads

If you subscribe to the premium subscription, you get access to limitless ad-free content anytime for $4.99/month.


TV Shows

It’s hard to say **how many television series there are due to the fact that there aren’t tabs for “Movies” and “TV Shows.” Every title is separated by a uniquely named collection. There is a collection called “Strange Serials and Darkumentaries,” with unique shows like an animated short-form documentary series ‘The Twist,’ narrative sketch comedy series ‘Soul Mates,’ ‘Paranormal Encounters,’ and ‘Hidden Killers.’

Movies

Viewers can binge fan favorites, classic horrors, and many sci-fi, action, and true crime content. Popular titles include ‘Night of the Living Dead,’ ‘The Love Witch,’ ‘Nosferatu,’ and ‘House on Haunted Hill.’ There are also international (mostly European/Spanish) movies such as ‘Luciferina,’ ‘Fantastic Planet,’ ‘Catalunya Über Alles!,’ and ‘Ringu.’

Dark Matter TV hosts titles exclusively from their horror collaborators. From Arrow Video are classics such as ‘The Hills Have Eyes,’ ‘Re-Animator,’ and ‘Season of the Witch.’ From Full Moon Features, there are ‘Evil Bong 777,’ ‘Gingerdead Man 2: Passion of the Crust,’ and ‘Killjoy 3.’