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Spectrum TV App for Android

The Spectrum TV app of Android offers a unique feature to enjoy Spectrum services for free. Users can get entertained using the Spectrum TV app by watching more than 250 live TV channels and above 30,000 On Demand movies and TV shows on their device completely free. Additionally, users can even enjoy live channels and On Demand titles while traveling if connected with an internet connection.

Spectrum TV App for Android

Make any room into a TV room:

The subscription plan of Spectrum TV makes your Android device into another TV screen. It allows watching live TV and On Demand movies and shows anywhere in your home when your devices connect with the Spectrum Internet Wi-Fi network. Take advantage of watching the news from your breakfast table, enjoy movies from the bedroom or watch cooking shows in your kitchen.

Find your favorite programs:

  • You can filter out live TV shows based on category, categories by channel number, program titles and quick recall your recent watched channels.
  • You can search for shows and movies with their title, person or sports anywhere in the app.
  • You even set your favorite channels.

Control your TV and DVR

  • According to your service area and equipment, you can use your phone or tablet.
  • You can also change the TV channels of your Spectrum receiver.
  • It also allows recording your favorite movies and TV shows.
  • Offers to delete and modify your DVR recordings separately or by series.
  • Only compatible DVR supports to play a DVR recording on your TV.

Set parental controls

Spectrum TV provides the facility to add Parental Controls by setting a PIN. You need to enable Parent Control for each device of your householder users. You can block shows based on ratings or channel. But your blocked channel and rating are applied to all devices.

What you need to use this app

  • To use the Spectrum TV app, you need a Spectrum username and password. If you don't have a username and password, create at "www.spectrum.net/login."
  • Require a Wi-Fi or mobile data network (data charge may apply).
  • Require Android version 5.0 (Lollipop) or higher.

How to download the Spectrum TV app

You can download the Spectrum TV app on different devices in different ways. These are:

  • On smartphones and tablets: You can download and access the Spectrum app by visiting Google Play Store or App Store on your device.
  • On Amazon devices: Download the Spectrum app from Amazon Appstore.
  • On Roku and Apple TV: Visit at search function and type "Spectrum TV" in it, now add it to your list of channels.

Devices those are compatible with the Spectrum TV app:

Along with smartphones, Spectrum TV customers can enjoy watching TV directly from their laptop or personal computer by visiting watch.spectrum.net. The Spectrum TV app is also available for the following devices:

  • Samsung Smart TVs
  • Amazon Fire tablet
  • Apple TV
  • Roku
  • Xbox One

Minimum requirements for using the Spectrum TV app

If you want to use the Spectrum TV app on your device, you should have two primary requirements. First of all, you should have a compatible device with a proper operating system. After that, you need the minimum connected internet speed. The operating system and compatible devices are mentioned below:

  • Android devices with version 5.0+.
  • Apple iOS version 12+.
  • Samsung Smart TVs, 2012+ year modle.
  • Apple TV support 4th generation+.
  • Roku, 3rd generation+.
  • Windows 8.1+ or Mac OS 10.12+ for computers.

How to create a new Spectrum username

  1. First of all, you have to log in to your Spectrum account.
  2. Select Account Management > Manage Users > Add New User.
  3. Now, enter the user's information and select the permission level.
  4. Select Add New User and wait for the 'Success' message.

Note on availability

The app provides an on-demand program and live channels that you can enjoy on your TV, and the apps frequently updated with new channels. Channel availability on the Spectrum TV app also varies from market to market.

Pros:

  • It provides up-to-date content.
  • It also allows watching your local channels.
  • You can view remotely recorded shows from your DVR.
  • You can also add the app to your smart TVs and eliminate additional cable renting.
  • You can use the app to watch on smartphones or tablets when there are no TVs available.

Cons:

  • Must be enabled Spectrum home Wi-Fi for watching select channels.
  • You cannot use this app by connecting a VPN network.
  • If you leave the app, you have to re-watch commercials to get back to your pause point.
  • The On-Demand feature is commercials.

Download the Spectrum TV app on your Android from Google Play Store.


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