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How to Install and Watch BritBox on LG Smart TV

BritBox is a digital video subscription service launched by BBC and ITV networks. It offers you a library that solely consists of British content of 100+ movies and 300+ TV shows. BritBox is compatible with selected LG TV models (2017 or newer) running WebOS 3.5 or higher.

If your LG TV model is compatible, you can install the app from LG Content Store. Else, visit the BritBox website from a web browser on LG TV to stream television shows, movies, documentaries, and much more.

Apart from browsing, you can stream BritBox on LG TV by screen mirroring from an Android or PC and AirPlay from an Apple device. Alternatively, you can install and watch BritBox on your Smart TV by connecting streaming devices like Firestick, Roku, and Apple TV.

How to Watch BritBox on LG Smart TV

You can deploy any of the ways to stream BritBox on your LG Smart TV.

How to Install BritBox on LG TV from LG Content Store

1. Open LG Channel Store on your LG TV.

2. Tap the magnifier icon and search for the BritBox app.

3. Select the respective app and click Install.

4. Open the BritBox app, and tap Sign In at the top right. You will get an activation code on the TV screen.

Note: If you haven’t created an account, click on sign up for BritBox and follow the on-screen prompts.

5. From a web browser, visit (britbox.com/connect/lg) to activate BritBox on LG TV.

6. Sign in to your BritBox account, and enter the code, click Connect.

Once verified, the TV screen will refresh and you can play the TV show or movie you want.

How to Watch BritBox on LG TV Using Web Browser

If your LG Smart TV is incompatible with the BritBox app, visit its official website from a web browser to stream the content.

1. Turn ON your LG TV using the LG Magic Remote.

2. Connect your LG Smart TV to WiFi or a wired internet connection.

3. Tap the Home button on your remote.

4. Navigate to Web Browser on the TV Home screen.

Find Web browser

5. Enter the URL (BritBox.com) in the address bar and visit the website.

6. Login with your BritBox account to continue.

Further, you can search for your desired content and enjoy streaming.

How to Watch BritBox on LG TV Using Screen Mirroring

Optionally, you can stream BritBox on LG TV using any of these methods. Ensure that your LG TV and casting device are connected to the same WiFi network.

Screen Share BritBox from Windows

1. On your Windows PC, go to Settings > System > Display.

BritBox on LG TV - Choose Multiple displays

2. Scroll down to Multiple Displays and click on Connect to a Wireless Display.

BritBox on LG TV - Click on connect

3. Select the LG Smart TV from the available device list.

4. Click on Accept on your LG TV to allow the request.

5. Your PC screen will be displayed on your TV screen.

6. Further, visit the BritBox website on your PC and play your favorites.

Screen Mirror BritBox from iOS

1. First, enable AirPlay on your LG TV to stream files wirelessly.

2. Install the BritBox app on your Apple device from the App Store.

3. Launch the BritBox app on your iPhone and select a title to play.

4. Swipe down the screen on your iPhone/iPad to open Control Center.

5. Tap Screen Mirroring and select your LG TV from the available devices.

Screen mirroring on iOS

6. If prompted, enter the AirPlay Passcode that appears on your TV screen.

Enjoy watching BritBox on your big screen by using wireless mirroring.

Screen Cast BritBox from Android

1. Install the BritBox app on your Android device from the Play Store.

2. Once installed, open the BritBox app and select any content to stream.

3. Swipe up/down the Notification Panel on your Android device.

4. Click on Cast/Smart View/Screen Cast from the list of icons.

Click on cast icon

5. Select your LG Smart TV from the available devices.

Now the chosen BritBox content will be cast on your TV.

Alternative Ways to Stream BritBox on LG TV

The BritBox app is also compatible with the following streaming devices. So, you can install the app on this device and stream it on your LG TV.

How to Stream BritBox on LG TV Using Fire TV

You can install BritBox on Fire TV devices such as Fire TV Stick, Fire TV Cube, and Fire Edition TVs. Ensure to update your Fire OS to the latest version before you install it.

1. Plug your Fire TV into the LG TV’s HDMI port and turn it on.

2. Connect your LG Smart TV and Fire TV to the same WiFi network.

3. Search for BritBox in the Amazon App Store and install the app.

4. Open the BritBox app on your Fire TV and log in with the corresponding credentials.

Start streaming your favorite British shows and movies on your TV.

How to Stream BritBox on LG TV Using Roku

1. Connect Roku to your LG TV and ensure that your LG TV has internet access.

2. Go to the Roku Home page and open the Roku Channel Store.

3. Tap on Search Channels and find BritBox.

Click on Search channel

4. Click Add Channel to install BritBox on your Roku.

5. Click on Go to channel to open the BritBox app and stream your favorite British entertainment content on Roku-connected LG TV.

BritBox on LG TV - Click on Go to channel

How to Stream BritBox on LG TV Using Apple TV

The BritBox is available for Apple TV 4th gen or newer. Besides installing the app, you can also AirPlay BritBox on Apple TV.

1. Plug your Apple TV device into LG TV and turn it on.

2. Go to the Apple TV Home screen and launch the App Store.

3. Search for the BritBox app in the App Store and click on it.

4. Click Get to install the app on your Apple TV.

5. Once installed, open the BritBox app.

6. Subscribe and play your favorite British content on a big screen.

BritBox Subscription Plans

BritBox is available only in the listed countries and the subscription cost will vary based on its location.

CountriesMonthlyAnnually
United Kingdom£5.99£59.99
United States $7.99$79.99
Australia$8.99$89.99
Canada$9.99$99.99
South AfricaR99.99R999.99
Sweden89SEK695SEK
Finland€7.99€59.99
Denmark79DDK599DDK
Norway89NOK699NOK

Tip! If BritBox is geo-restricted in your country, use a VPN and choose the minimal-cost location from the table. You can stream BritBox in any location by choosing an affordable plan.

FAQ

How to fix it if BritBox is not working on LG TV?

If BritBox has streaming issues on your LG TV, restart the app, restart your LG TV, or update your LG TV and the BritBox app.

How do I update my BritBox on LG Smart TV?

Open the LG Content Store and click on My Apps. Select the BritBox app from the My Apps. Click Update if there is any update available.

Can I use an Amazon Prime subscription to add BritBox?

No, you can’t use an Amazon Prime subscription to access BritBox.

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