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How to Watch REDBOX on Apple TV [Two Easy Ways]

Rent or buy the latest movies on Apple TV by simply downloading the REDBOX app.

REDBOX is a popular streaming service where you have to pay only for the content you want to watch. Here, you can buy or rent digital movies, and TV shows that you want. The cross-platform nature helps you to sync the contents across different devices. REDBOX works pretty well on different platforms, including Apple TV. Users with Apple TV 3rd gen and higher can download the app from their official App Store. The library of REDBOX will be updated regularly with new titles. It also shows a preview for all the new titles and tv shows. With the preview, you will get an idea of whether to purchase the title or not. The titles are available in Blue-ray, DVD, and 4K Ultra HD resolution.


How to Watch REDBOX on Apple TV

Before downloading the app, visit the official site of REDBOX and create a user ID.

If you had a compatible Apple TV device, you can download the REDBOX app directly from the App Store.

#1: Plug in the Apple TV on the HDMI port on your TV.

#2: Connect Apple TV to the internet connection via WiFi or Ethernet cable.

#3: Go to Apple TV home screen, find and open the App Store app.

#4: Head to the search bar and type REDBOX.

#5: Select the REDBOX app from the search results.

#6: Select the Get icon to download the app.

#7: If prompted, enter your Apple TV password details to download.

#8: Once downloaded, launch the app and enter your REDBOX login credentials.

REDBOX on Apple TV

#9: Find an on-demand movie or TV show that you want to buy or rent.

#10: Select either Rent On Demand or Buy On Demand.

#11: Select the video resolution and go through the payment process. The payment will be charged through iTunes.

Note – The price of the title will vary according to the quality of the movie or TV show you selected.

#12: Upon completing the payment process, you can stream that title.

Note – If you have configured the same REDBOX account on other devices and purchased some titles, those titles will appear automatically under the My Library section of the REDBOX app.

REDBOX on Apple TV

Airplay REDBOX Contents from iPhone to Apple TV

#1: Connect your Apple TV and iPhone to the same WiFi network.

#2: On your iPhone, launch the REDBOX app and select the title you want to stream.

Note – You should have purchased that title to stream it.

#3: Once the media started to play, click the Airplay icon that appeared on the media player.

#4: Select your Apple TV, and the media will automatically play on the Apple TV connected TV screen.

Summing Up

These are the two ways that you can rely on to watch REDBOX on Apple TV. The users must remember that you will have 30 days to start watching once you rent a movie or TV show. Once you started watching that title, you will have just 48 hours to complete watching. If you have bought the title, you can stream it as long as you have that REDBOX account.

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