How to Install Pluto TV on LG Smart TV [Guide]

Pluto TV is one of the widely used streaming apps with which you can stream Movies, Sports, Entertainment, News, TV shows, Comedy, Adventure, and so on free of cost. Apart from this, you can stream 1000+ engaging titles and on-demand videos in the Pluto TV app. You need not pay any subscription fee to watch the video content. Now, LG Smart TV users can install the Pluto TV app.

You get some of the amazing channels like My5 Crime, IGN, Pluto TV Movie, Pluto TV Kids, and many more. You can watch binge-worthy live TV channels like Fear Factory, Unsolved Mysteries, and so on.

How to Install Pluto TV on LG Smart TV

LG Smart TV 2012-2015 model TV running with webOS 5.0 supports Pluto app. However, those older model users can’t get the Pluto TV app directly.

[1] Press the Home or Start button on your LG Smart TV remote.

[2] Click the More Apps menu and then select the LG Content Store.

[3] Select the Search icon and type Pluto TV.

Pluto TV on LG Smart TV

[4] Choose the Pluto TV app icon and click the Install option.

[5] Launch the Pluto TV app.

[6] Now, the Pluto TV app will appear on your screen, and you can start to stream the Pluto TV app content on your LG Smart TV

Pluto TV on LG Smart TV- Pluto TV app

How to Install Pluto TV on LG Roku TV

[1] If your LG Smart TV is equipped with Roku OS, the installation steps will vary. Press the Home button on the LG Smart TV’s Roku remote.

[2] Navigate to the Streaming Channels option.

[3] The Roku Channel Store will appear. Select the Search Channel button.

[4] Now, type Pluto TV using the on-screen keyboard.

[5] Select the Pluto TV app and tap the Add channel button.

Pluto TV on LG Smart TV

[6] Pluto TV app will be installed. Tap the Go to channel button to open the Pluto TV app.

[7] Watch your favorite content on your LG Smart TV.

Alternative Way: How to Watch Pluto TV on LG TV Via AirPlay

If your LG TV uses webOS 4.0 and later, you can AirPlay Pluto TV from iPhone/iPad.

[1] Connect your LG TV and iOS device to the same WIFI.

[2] Launch the App Store on your handheld and open the App Store.

[3] Search and download the Pluto TV app from the App Store.

[4] Launch the app and log in to your account if prompted.

Pluto TV on LG Smart TV

[5] Select any of the titles on your Pluto TV app and tap on the AirPlay icon.

[6] Now, choose your LG TV among the available devices.

[7] You can now stream the content playing on your iOS on the LG TV.

How to Fix Pluto TV Not Working on LG Smart TV

In the rarest case, Pluto TV will not work on your LG TV. You may follow the steps below to fix the issue.

  • Check for the internet connection of your device. Ensure it is stable and working fast.
  • Find if Pluto TV is down or if there is any service outage.
  • Close and relaunch the app on your TV.
  • Update the app with the latest version if available.
  • Uninstall and install the app.
  • Update LG TV firmware to the latest version.

Pluto TV is the one-stop destination to watch on-demand TV shows, movies, and more. It is one of the channels to support kids’ shows and includes a decent collection of family-friendly titles. Choose any of the ways discussed here in this article to stream Pluto TV titles.


Is Pluto TV free on LG Smart TV?

Yes. The Pluto TV app is free to download and use on LG TV.

How to remove Pluto TV from my LG TV?

Press the Home button on the remote > select the Edit icon > choose Pluto TV app >> press OK >> click X >> press OK.

How do I install Pluto TV on my LG TV?

By using LG Content Store or Roku Channel Store, you can install Pluto TV on LG TV.

Can you add apps to LG Smart TV?

Yes, you can add apps to LG Smart TV. Check our guide on how to install and add apps on LG Smart TV.