Sky Go is a streaming software that lets you watch live and catch up TV over the internet. You can browse your favourite Sky network shows and programs on-demand whenever and wherever you want. It is a subscription-based streaming service which offers live streaming from more than 100 channels such as Sky One, Sky Atlantic, Sky Cinema and many more. Sky go is compatible with multiple streaming devices, including Smartphone (Android & iOS), Windows, Mac, PlayStation console, Xbox, etc. If you are using Nvidia shield, there is a lack of the official Sky Go app to install on it. However, the Nvidia Shield is an android run device, the Google Play Store on Nvidia Shield is not possessed with Sky Go streaming app. So, side-loading is the only possible way to get Sky Go on Nvidia Shield TV.
Enable Unknown Sources on Nvidia Shield
Sky Go is not officially available to install on Nvidia Shield, so you have to choose side-loading option to get it. Before installing any third-party apps, you need to enable Unknown Sources option on Nvidia Shield.
#1: Launch the Nvidia shield and go to device Settings.
#2: Now, scroll down and select Security & Restrictions option.
#3: Next, select the Unknown Sources option.
#4: Then, click On to enable it.
Now, your Nvidia Shield is ready to side-load the Sky Go app.
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Steps to Install Sky Go on Nvidia Shield
#1: Open the Play store app and search for ES File Explorer.
#2: Install and launch the ES File Explorer app.
#3: Download the Sky Go Apk file on your computer and copy it to a USB drive.
#4: Plug-in the USB drive with the Nvidia shield.
#5: Open the ES File Explorer app and find your USB drive.
#6: Here, select the Sky Go Apk file and click Install from the small window.
#7: Once the app installation is done, click next and select Finish to launch the app on your Nvidia Shield TV.
#8: Finally, sign in with your Sky Go credentials to access its contents.
How to Create a Sky Go Account?
If you want to create an account with Sky Go, the process is straightforward by doing it on the Sky Go website.
#1: Open any browser and visit skygo.co.nz.
#2: Click the Register option at the top right of the screen.
#3: Enter all the essential details and then click Register.
#4: Sky Go will send you an activation message to your registered email id.
#5: That’s it, your Sky Go Account is activated.
Side-loading is the only way to get Sky Go Nvidia shield. If you are an existing Sky TV user, you no need to pay for any Sky Go subscription as it comes as complementary service.