How to Install and Stream Hotstar on Sony Smart TV

Hotstar on Sony Smart TV

Streaming services are gaining their boom in a huge way. Likewise, Hotstar is also attaining its fame and is opted by many users. It provides good content, including live sports, TV shows, and movies. It features TV shows and movies in eight different languages like Tamil, Hindi, Telugu. Marathi, Bengali, Punjabi, Kannada, and Malayalam. As of now, it is available in India, Canada, Singapore, the UK, and the US. Hotstar is available for various platforms like Android, iOS, and Smart TVs. With that, you can install the Hotstar app on your Sony Smart TV.

All the Sony Smart TV runs on Google-made Android OS. In the Android OS, you can install almost all the Android smartphone apps using the Google Play Store. In the same way, you can install Hotstar on Sony TV.

Steps to Install Hotstar on Sony Smart TV

[1] Power on your Sony TV. Then, connect it to the internet connection.

[2] On your Sony TV remote, press the Home button.

[3] Navigate to the Apps section and click the Google Play Store app.

Click Google Play Store

[4] Hover to the Search bar, and type Hotstar.

Search Hotstar on Sony Smart TV

[5] Choose the application and click on the Install button.

[6] Click on the Open button to launch the app on your Sony TV.

How to Activate Hotstar on Sony Smart TV

[1] Open the Hotstar app and click the My Account option.

[2] The app will display the activation code on your screen.

[3] Go to the Hotstar Activation site from your phone or PC browser.

[4] Sign in if required and enter the code in the respective box. Click Continue.

Activate Hotstar on Sony Smart TV

[5] Once the account gets activated, you can stream Hotstar content on your TV screen.

Stream Hotstar on Sony Smart TV

How to Cast Hotstar on Sony Smart TV

[1] Install the Hotstar app on your smartphone from the Play Store.

[2] Connect your Sony Smart TV and Smartphone to the same WiFi connection.

[3] Now, open the Hotstar app and play any video title.

[4] Tap the Cast icon.

click Cast

[5] Choose the Sony Smart TV from the Available Devices list.

Choose Sony smart TV device

[5] And that’s it. The video will appear on your Sony TV.

Related: How to Install Hotstar on Apple TV.


1. How can I add Hotstar to Sony Smart TV?

From the Play Store on your Song Smart TV, you can install the Hotstar app.

2. How many devices can be used for Hotstar?

Disney+ Hotstar mobile subscription users can watch Hotstar on one screen at a time. Meanwhile, Super plan users can access on two devices and Disney+ Hotstar Premium subscription on four devices at once.