Introduction

Sometimes we want to watch YouTube on our big TV screens. It could be for your own viewing pleasure or for a visitor’s. For that, you need to know how to connect YouTube to TV. In this article, we will explore the method of watching YouTube on your TV in a few easy steps.

How to Connect YouTube to TV

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The subscription for YouTube TV costs $50 monthly. If you live in the US, you will also get unlimited storage for a cloud DVR with the subscription. You can access YouTube TV from anywhere as long as you have internet. You also get access to channels such as ESPN, Disney, The CW, Cartoon Network, etc. Once you have the subscription, there are a number of different ways that you can watch YouTube on your TV.

How to Watch YouTube on a Smart TV

How to Watch YouTube on a Smart TV
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You can easily play YouTube videos on a smart TV. First, you will need to download the YouTube TV app. You can download it by searching for it and then clicking on download. Once you have downloaded the app, you need to log into your Google account to use YouTube.

How to Watch YouTube using PlayStation 4        

How to Watch YouTube using PlayStation 4
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Yes, you can watch YouTube on your TV via your PlayStation 4! For this, you simply need to get the YouTube TV app from the PlayStation store. If you have purchased its subscription, then you will be able to watch YouTube on your TV.

How to Connect YouTube to TV via Your Smartphone

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The casting option allows you to watch YouTube videos on your TV by using your smartphone. First, you need to make sure that your phone and TV support casting. The icon for the cast option is a box that has an icon that looks similar to the signal for Wi-Fi.

If you want to cast through your Android phone or your iPhone, then follow these steps:

  1. Your phone and Chromecast should be connected to Wi-Fi. Make sure that the network for both is the same. If you have an iPhone, then you have to connect to AirPlay, not Chromecast.
  2. If you have the YouTube TV app downloaded on your phone, open it. Otherwise, install it first.
  3. Click on the Cast icon that you can find at the top of the screen.
  4. Choose the device for casting YouTube.
  5. Simply select the video, movie or show that you wish to watch and hit Play.

If you want to cast through your PC or Mac, then follow these steps:

  1. Your desktop and Chromecast should be connected to Wi-Fi. Make sure that the network for both is the same. If you have a Mac, then you have to connect to AirPlay.
  2. Search for YouTube TV in your browser and open it.
  3. Select the video, movie, or show that you want to watch.
  4. Once you have chosen what you want to watch, click on the option for casting.

Now that you know how to connect YouTube to TV, you can go ahead and enjoy. We hope that our article has answered any queries that you might have.

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