Hulu is one of the popular streaming platforms in the USA. It is a subscription-based platform like Netflix, YouTube TV, and Sling TV. With the subscription, you can get to stream more than 60+ live channels, record live TV with 50 hours of cloud storage, Hulu Originals, Kid Shows, Thousands of Movies and series. In addition to that, you can include add-ons like HBO, SHOWTIME, STARZ and many more. Hulu is available for smart TVs too. You can install the Hulu app on Vizio Smart TV.
Vizio Smart TVs
Vizio has two types of smart TVs in its lineup.
- VIA TV (Vizio Internet Apps TVs)
- Vizio Smartcast TVs
How to Instal Hulu on Vizio Internet Apps TV (VIA TV)?
VIA TV runs on Andriod OS, developed by Google. So, Google apps like Play Store are pre-installed in it. You can use the Play Store to install apps.
(1) Press the V button on your VIA TV remote.
(2) Search or navigate to the Hulu app.
(3) Click on Install or OK button to install the Hulu app.
(4) Open the Hulu app, log in with the subscribed account and start streaming online video contents.
Hulu: Not working in Vizio Internet Apps TVs? How to Fix?
Recently Hulu app faced some issues on smart TVs. This includes VIA TVs, Samsung TV, and other smart TVs. If you have faced any of the issues, follow the below steps.
(1) Go to the Play Store and uninstall the Hulu app.
(2) Restart your VIA TV and install the app again. If any new update is available for the Hulu app, update the app.
This will eliminate the issue.
How to Install Hulu on Vizio Smartcast TVs
Vizio Smartcast TV has no Play Store to install apps. There is no way you can install apps on Smartcast TV but you can cast Chromecast compatible apps. Smartcast TV has built-in Chromecast support.
(1) Open the Hulu app on your smartphone.
(2) Log in with the Hulu subscribed account.
(3) Click the Cast icon on the top right of the screen.
(4) Your Smartcast TV will appear. Click on it to cast.
(5) Once the casting is done, stream any of the video contents. It will be displayed on your TV.
Install the Hulu app on Vizio Internet Apps TV and cast the Hulu app to Vizio Smarcast TV. These are the ways that you can watch Hulu content on your Vizio Smart TV. If you any other way to install or add the Hulu app on Vizio Smart TV, tell that in the comments section.