Kodi on Philips Smart TV: How to Install and Stream [Updated 2022]

As always, we are here with another interesting article. This article is about getting a multi-purpose app. You may have guessed it right. It’s Kodi. Kodi is a service with a lot of purposes, features, and services. If you’re looking for the procedure to get it on a large screen like Smart TV, this article will help you. This article is about the procedures to get the Kodi app on Philips Smart TV.

What is Kodi?

Kodi is a service that’s available for users for multiple purposes. Kodi is the service for all the entertainment services like audio, video, streaming, and much more. It supports most of the multimedia formats, gives access to numerous Add-ons, acts as an App Launcher, gives you access to stream live, allows you to customize yourself, allows you to access local content on your device, and much more.

How to Install Kodi on Philips Smart TV?

Kodi is supported with Philips Android TV but not with Philips Roku TV. We are here with the solutions to get Kodi on your Philips Smart TV regardless of the OS.

  1. Install Kodi on Philips Android TV
  2. Get Kodi on Philips Roku TV
  3. Get Kodi on Philips TV using Chromecast
  4. Kodi on Philips TV using streaming devices

Guide to Install Kodi on Philips Android TV

As previously said, the Kodi app is compatible with Philips Android TV. Let’s start the procedure to install the Kodi app on Philips Android TV.

Step1: Prefer your access to the Apps section on your Philips Android TV.

Step2: Make your selection on the Google Play Store on your Philips Android TV.

Step3: Then browse to get Kodi on your Philips Android TV.

Step4: Now make your selection on Kodi when you find it on your Philips Android TV.

Kodi on Philips Smart TV

Step5: Then click on Install on your Philips Android TV to download the Kodi app on your TV.

Kodi on Philips Smart TV

Step6: Finish the initial setup of Kodi on your Philips Android TV and start using it on your TV.

Steps to Get Kodi on Philips Roku TV

Unfortunately, the Kodi app is not available for Philips Roku TV. So you can’t install Kodi on it. The following procedure will be useful to get the Kodi on Philips Roku TV.

Step1: Load the Kodi app on your Android or iOS and finish the initial setup.

Step2: Do any of the following on your Philips Roku TV.

  • Enable the Prompt option of the Screen Mirroring Mode option on your Philips Roku TV if you’re using an Android phone.
Kodi on Philips Smart TV
  • If you’re using your iOS, then turn on the Airplay feature under the Airplay & HomeKit settings section on Philips Roku TV.
Kodi on Philips Smart TV

Step3: Then allow your Android or iOS and Philips Roku TV to connect to the same Wi-Fi.

Step4: Now get access to the Quick Panel on your Android and make a click on Screen Casting. Or make a click on Screen Mirroring on your iOS after accessing the Control Centre.

Step5: You may receive a prompt for allowing the device to mirror. If so, click on Accept on your Philips Roku TV.

Kodi on Philips Smart TV

Step6: Your Android or iOS screen is mirroring on your Philips Roku TV. Open Kodi on your Android or iOS and it’ll be displayed on your Philips Roku TV.

Steps to Get Kodi on Philips TV Using Chromecast

 You can also use your Chromecast dongle to get the Kodi app on your incompatible or old model Philips TV. Here are the steps to do so.

Step1: Plug in your Chromecast dongle to your Philips TV and set them up by accessing the input source.

Step2: Then load the Kodi and Google Home apps on your Smartphone and finish their initial setups.

Step3: Now make your Chromecast and Smartphone connected using the same Wi-Fi.

Step4: Launch the Google Home app on your Smartphone and it’ll search for the available devices.

Step5: Make a selection on your Chromecast when it’s available in the Google Home app.

Step6: Now prefer your access on Cast my screen and then for Cast Screen options in the Google Home app. You can see your Smartphone screen on your Chromecast-connected TV.

Step7: Launch the Kodi app on your Smartphone and it’ll be displayed on your Chromecast connected Philips TV.

Steps to Get Kodi on Philips TV Using Streaming Devices

You can also use the streaming device to get the Kodi app on any incompatible or old model Philips TV. The streaming devices that we are going to discuss are FireStick and the Android TV box.

FireStick

Step1: Plug in your FireStick with your Philips TV and set them up.

Step2: Load the Downloader app on your FireStick.

Step3: Finish the initial setup in the Downloader app on your FireStick.

Step4: Provide the respective URL in the Downloader app to load the Aptoide TV on your FireStick.

Step5: Then download Aptoide TV from the apk on your FireStick.

Kodi on Philips Smart TV

Step6: Now launch the Aptoide TV app on your FireStick and start a search for Kodi.

Kodi on Philips Smart TV

Step7: Then make a selection on Kodi when you find it in Aptoide TV on your FireStick.

Step8: Prefer the Install option in Aptoide TV on your FireStick to install the Kodi app.

Step9: Complete the setup of Kodi after launching the app on your FireStick.

This is how you can get the Kodi app on Philips TV using FireStick.

Android TV Box

You can get the Kodi app on any incompatible or old model Philips TV using an Android TV box with your TV. Connect your Android TV box with your Philips TV and follow the steps given in the How to install Kodi on Philips Android TV section on your Android TV box. This is how you can get the Kodi app on Philips TV using the Android TV box.

Final Words

Kodi is a famous open-source service with multitasking abilities. You can get the Kodi app on your Philips Smart TV using any of the above-given procedures in our article.

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