How to download and install Spotify on my Smart TV

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Music is something that is natively in our life, man has the need to transmit his emotions on a physical plane, this can be done through art, dance, music and other passions that accompany human beings, that's why for many years man has created artifacts to propagate the things that make him happy, among them we can find the record player, radio and television.

These devices have been increasingly worked to make them more sophisticated, improving every component and completely revolutionizing them, so much so that they have left their physical form and are now inside other devices such as mobile phones, television is one of those that has the major ones immediately changes and evolutions, going from being a giant and heavy to being flat, with a large screen and an operating system.



    Smart TVs

    Smart TVs are the most advanced TVs at this point, they come in different sizes and features, they also have additional functions, this to give to the viewer the best experience, such as the highest quality in the picture and sound sections, elegant design and connection without the need for wiring, all via a connection via Wi-Fi, if you have purchased a TV check that it is Smart TV.

    Having a Smart TV with intelligent operating software, we may have functions such as surfing the internet, giving us the ability to open applications like WhatsApp on Smart TV, even by installing a browser on our TV's operating system and doing our research on it, an example is Mozilla Firefox which has a version of Firefox for Smart TV.

    Steps to install Spotify on a Smart TV

    Spotify is a streaming application focused on the music section, is the YouTube of songs, it is so popular that every artist currently has their Spotify platform, but Spotify not only focuses on having the songs of all the artists with them, it also works as an online radio where you can listen to broadcasts in live streaming of songs and podcasts of any kind.



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    This platform with more than 10 years of existence today is in each of the systems, both in a Premium version where you can have extra features and in a free version that includes advertisements and ads, this can be obtained both in the Google Store Play Store as in the App Store, but can also download it on your Smart TV, then we will show you how to download it:

    • The first thing is to know our Smart TV, we need to navigate through the operating system interface that has, it is important to know which operating system our television has, these usually have an Android or similar system, we must also learn each of its features, see What applications it contains since it often brings these types of applications such as YouTube, Spotify, Netflix integrated .
    • In case this is not the case, our Smart TV will have its own application store integrated where we can download Spotify.
    • Then we will go inside in the store of our Smart TV, inside we will see how it is organized and how it works.
    • We will go to the search engine of the store and look for the Spotify application, inside it we will see the specifics of the application, what is its size within the Smart TV, how is its interface and others, we will download it and we will wait for it to download to our TV.


    Install Spotify and Amazon Fire TV Stick

    The Amazon Fire TV Stick is one of the most sought after products today , for its usefulness and its good price. This device is able to transform a simple TV into a Smart TV , via an Internet connection and an HDMI port. You will just have to use the port, the internet and that's it, you can stream content with the option to play it in 4k if you wish.


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    Once you connect the Fire TV Stick to a power outlet, TV and internet, it will be ready to use, you can use this tool together with the voice assistant Alex, using these 2 tools together you can simply name the application you want and this will put it for you. With Amazon Fire TV Stick, we will have access to platforms come Disney+, Netflix, Spotify, Youtube, Amazon Prime Video, HBO Go, ecc.

    If you want to play music on your Amazon Fire TV Stick, you will have many platforms to choose from, some like Youtube, SounCloud, Pandora, IheartRadio, Tidal, Pandora, SiriusXM, etc. But today we will focus on Spotify, as we all know, the most used in the world along with YouTube.

    Sometimes, these types of applications are already pre-installed on these devices, but if not, we will only have to navigate through its interface until we find the App Store , then proceed to search for the application, in this case, Spotify; just download it. You just have to log in and you can start having fun.


    In some cases, Spotify of your phone can be synced with that of your Fire TV Stick, this if both are connected to the same Wi-Fi network, thus allowing you to control Spotify from your phone.

    Usa Spotify con Chromecast

    Now, another Amazon Fire TV Stick-like device is Google Chromecast . Like its main competitor, the Amazon Fire TV Stick, this device allows our TV, regardless of whether it is a Smart TV , to be able to broadcast all kinds of content in streaming or on social media.

    Unlike the previous device, Google Chromecast acts as a mediator between the phone and the TV , allowing your phone to send whatever you want to the TV, but applying the same principle as a USB stick, but with an HDMI connection. This device performs the function of a small computer that connects to WiFi and your mobile phone, making it an ideal device for all kinds of parties or social gatherings.


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    Now if what you want is to play music, you will have access to a wide range of options, but one of the most used par excellence, of course, is Spotify. Usually this app, like some others like Netflix, Youtube, etc. They come pre-installed, but if that's not the case it's not a problem, you can always install it yourself, by entering the ChromeCast Store. And if your mobile is synchronized correctly, simply by having the application on it, you will be able to access the best music, in real time.

    How to install Spotify and how to use it on my Smart TV?

    After it is downloaded, from the same store as our Smart TV we will have the option to open Spotify, in the same way in the interface of the menu of our TV we will find it and we will be able to open it.

    The first thing we need to do when opening Spotify is enter our email with which we have registered our Spotify account and password, remember that if you have a free account you will receive ads while you are using the application, if you have the premium version you can browse the Spotify platform without problems.

    Once we have entered our details, our Spotify account will be opened and we can access all functions of that the application has, from seeing the list of the best in your country, recommended according to your favorite genres or even accessing our saved lists to listen to music, concerts or podcasts.

    Smart TVs were designed for be the perfect allies for entertainment in our homes , being able to make us play all kinds of movies, series, videos, music, etc. The latter is essential for all kinds of social events, or just for an afternoon of relaxation or cleaning. Spotify can be the perfect ally for your Smart TV, thus giving you endless hours of entertainment, dancing and fun.

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