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How to Watch HISTORY Vault on VIZIO Smart TV

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


HISTORY Vault

HISTORY Vault is a streaming service from The HISTORY Channel that delivers some of the cable channel’s best-known series and documentaries. It is a separate paid service than the free HISTORY app and gives you access to content you don’t normally see on the HISTORY Channel prime-time lineup.

This includes long-form documentaries and docu-series such as “America: The Story of Us,” “Ancient Discoveries,” and “Mysteries of the Bible.”

The subscription is $4.99 per month or $49.99 per year and you get access to the entire library and it’s ad-free.

Can you stream HISTORY Vault on VIZIO Smart TV?

How to Sign Up and Download HISTORY Vault on VIZIO Smart TV

HISTORY Vault 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).

HISTORY Vault app on VIZIO Smart TV

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

Apple AirPlay

  1. Click here to sign up for HISTORY Vault.
  2. Install the HISTORY Vault iPhone/iPad app.
  3. Once installed, log in using your HISTORY Vault 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 HISTORY Vault 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 HISTORY Vault.
  2. Install the HISTORY Vault iPhone/iPad app or Android Phone/Tablet app.
  3. Once installed, log in using your HISTORY Vault 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 HISTORY Vault 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 HISTORY Vault on Other Streaming Devices

If you have other devices, you can learn how to sign up for and use HISTORY Vault 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 HISTORY Vault?

No Parental Controls

There are no parental controls for HISTORY Vault.

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

Simultaneous Devices

You can use the HISTORY Vault app on an unlimited number of devices.

Offline Downloads

Only if you are using an iOS device.


TV Shows

The library contains full seasons of series such as “American Restoration,” “Ancient Aliens,” “Ice Road Truckers,” “Modern Marvels,” and “The Universe.” New episodes are added weekly.

Movies

There are over 100 biographical documentaries live on the app that highlight the lives of those such as Albert Einstein, Evel Knievel, and more. In the Military category, there are 200+ titles such as “A Distant Shore: African Americans of D-Day.” There are thousands of hours of HISTORY Channel documentaries and series to watch. New video content is added every week.

DIRECTV STREAM Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $50 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up for DIRECTV STREAM.

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 $25 Uber Eats Gift Card when you sign up for Sling TV.

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

Hulu Live TV Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $35 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up for Hulu Live TV.

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