How to Install Hotstar on Samsung Smart TV in 2 Ways

Hotstar on Samsung smart TV

Hotstar is an excellent streaming app to watch Live Sports, Movies, TV shows, News, Entertainment channels, and much more. Hotstar is an Indian subscription-based streaming network available in India, Canada, Singapore, the UK, and the US. It features TV shows and movies in 8 different languages like Tamil, Hindi, Telugu. Marathi, Bengali, Punjabi, Kannada, and Malayalam. You can quickly access the app anytime and save the app’s content from streaming them later offline. You can install Hotstar on Samsung Smart TV and stream your favorite movies and TV shows at any time and anywhere.

Hotstar Membership Plans

US Annual Subscription

  • The plan costs $49.49 (including taxes) for one whole year. You can cancel the subscription and get the refund within 2 days.

Indian Annual Subscription

  • VIP Plan: It costs Rs. 399 per year with ads.
  • Premium Plan: It costs Rs.299 per month and Rs.1499 per year without ads.

How to Install Hotstar on Samsung Smart TV

[1] Connect the Samsung TV to the internet using home WiFi or through Ethernet cable.

[2] Press the Smart Hub button and navigate to select Apps tile with the help of the TV remote.

Select Apps

[3] Select Magnifier icon and app name as Hotstar.

[4] Choose the Hotstar app from the search result.

[5] Then, click Install, and the app will get installed on your TV

How to Activate Hotstar on Samsung Smart TV

[1] Tap Open and launch the Hostar application.

[2] In the home screen menu, click My Account, and the activation code will appear on your TV screen.

[3] Now, go to the Hotstar website from any web browser.

[4] Provide your current phone number and get the code to verify the number.

Enter Phone number

[5] Then, enter the given Activation Code and click the Continue button.

[6] That’s it. Your Hotstar account gets activated. Enjoy streaming.

Stream Hotstar on Samsung smart TV

Related: How to Get Netflix on Samsung Smart TV

Alternative Way to Stream Hotstar on Samsung Smart TV

[1] Connect your Samsung Smart TV and smartphone to the same WiFi connection.

[2] Install the Hotstar on your smartphone from Play Store or App Store, respectively.

[3] Followed to that, download the Smart Things app on Android and iOS devices.

Install Smart Things app

[4] Now, launch the Smart Things App and click Add Device option.

[5] Select your Samsung smart TV device name from the devices list and enter the PIN to connect further.

Enter PIN

[6] Once connected, open the Hotstar app on your phone and stream your favorite shows and movies on your bigger TV screen.

Related: How to Add and Activate fuboTV on Samsung Smart TV

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Is Hotstar on Samsung smart TV?

Yes. Hotstar is available on Samsung Smart TV 2016 models and later.

2. Why Hotstar is not working on TV?

To fix the issue, clear the cache and unwanted data of the app. To do so, Click Settings > Apps & Notification> Choose Hotstar> Storage > Clear Cache option.