Tubi is a streaming service that offers premium content for free to its users. With this app, you can watch exclusive content from Lionsgate, MGM, and Paramount. Tubi is available on LG Content Store for LG TV models (2017 and above) running webOS 3.5 or higher.
If you have an older model LG TV, you can visit the Tubi website on your web browser. Then sign in with your account to stream your favorite content for free.
Alternatively, you can connect a Tubi-compatible streaming device to watch its content on your LG TV. You can even Cast or AirPlay Tubi from your smartphone to stream movies and TV shows directly without installing an app on the TV.
How to Watch Tubi on LG Smart TV
Here are the direct methods to stream Tubi on your Smart TV.
How to Install Tubi on LG Smart TV
1: Turn on and connect your LG TV to a WiFi network.
2: Press the Home button on your TV remote to launch the home screen.
3: From the home screen, select the LG Content Store app.
4: On the app, click on the search icon and search for Tubi.
5: Select Tubi from the search results and click the Install button below the app.
6: After it gets installed, open the Tubi app and activate it to begin streaming.
How to Activate Tubi on Smart TV
1: After opening the app, click on the Sign in option on the screen.
2: Now you will receive an Activation code on your TV.
3: Visit (https://tubitv.com/activate) on a web browser using another device.
4: Enter the activation code on the field and click the Activate button.
5: In the next step, Sign in with your Tubi account if prompted.
That’s it. The Tubi app has been activated and is ready for streaming.
How to Watch Tubi on LG TV Using Web Browser
1: Launch the LG TV browser from the home page.
2: Enter the URL (https://tubitv.com) in the address bar and visit the website.
3: When the home page appears, click Sign In and log in with your account.
4: Go ahead to play a title and start watching it on your LG smart TV.
How to Cast or AirPlay Tubi on LG TV
If you can’t find the app on LG Content Store, incompatibility is the reason. In this case, you can cast or AirPlay Tubi from your smartphone. To use AirPlay, you need to enable AirPlay on LG TV.
1: Connect your LG TV and smartphone to the same WiFi network.
3: Open the app on your phone and sign in with your Tubi account.
4: On the home screen, click the Cast or AirPlay icon that appears when you start playing the content.
5: Select your LG Smart TV name from the list of available devices.
Once connected, you can enjoy streaming the Tubi content on a big screen.
Tip: You can enable eye comfort mode on LG TV if you don’t want to get eye strain while watching movies or shows.
Alternate Way to Watch Tubi on LG TV Using Streaming Devices
Besides the above-mentioned ways, you can watch Tubi on your Smart TV with the help of these streaming devices.
- Apple TV
1. Connect your streaming device-connected LG TV to a WiFi network.
2. Install the Tubi app on your streaming device.
3. Launch the app and click Sign in.
4. Activate the app using the above-mentioned method.
5. Play a title and stream on your LG TV.
You can also use gaming consoles like Xbox, Play Station 4 & 5, and watch Tubi on your LG Smart TV.
Popular Shows to Watch on Tubi
Enjoy streaming new movies and TV shows for free on Tubi which updates every week. Here are some worth-watching top-rated movies on Tubi.
- Lovecraft Country
- Midsomer Murders
- Blue Mountain State
- Gridiron Grind
- The Imitation Game
- Shutter Island
How to Fix Tubi Not Working on LG TV
If your Tubi app is not working on your LG Smart TV, it can be fixed by following these troubleshooting methods.
- Test the internet connection on LG TV, if it is unstable switch it to a stable network or restart your WiFi router.
- Check whether your LG TV is compatible with the Tubi app.
- Check for Tubi servers, if it is down wait for it to get resolved.
- Clear the cache files on the Tubi app.
- Close the apps on your LG TV and reopen them again.
- Uninstall and reinstall the Tubi app on your LG Smart TV.
- Restart your LG TV to fix the temporary malfunction on your device.
- Update your LG TV Firmware and the Tubi app.
Yes, the app is free. But the only demerit is that the app consists of ads between its movies and TV shows.
Yes, you can download files for offline viewing on Tubi.