A Smart TV, also known as a connected TV (CTV), is a traditional television set with integrated Internet and interactive Web 2.0 features which allows users to stream music and videos, browse the internet, and view photos. Smart TV is a technological convergence of computers, television sets and set-top boxes.
If your intent is to see IPTV channels on your Smart TV, you can use specific apps, which you can download for free from the TV store. To proceed with the download of applications, it is clearly necessary to connect the Smart TV to the Internet, through a procedure that I will point out in the next lines.
In this post, i will recommend you 3 apps which are most common to set up IPTV on Smart TV: SS IPTV app, Smart IPTV app, Smarter IPTV app.
1. Smart IPTV app
Smart IPTV, commonly known as SIPTV, is an IPTV player with EPG (Electronic Program Guide) that gives you easy access to the IPTV channels that you want. However, as already mentioned on their official website, Smart IPTV does not contain channels, so you will have to add your own via an IPTV service subscription.
Step 1. Download app: You can download directly on LG store
Step 2. Add TV MAC address
After downloading app, you can see the interface as the picture below. Please look on ” TV Mac address “. You need to register this mac on your line first, or you can contact Helix IPTV provider for adding MAC.
Step 3. Upload playlist to your App
You need to upload playlist on the website of Smart IPTV app. Click on this link: https://siptv.app/mylist/. Enter information as follow:
– MAC: enter the TV MAC address
– File: Leave it empty
– URL: The URL is m3u link. Please login on Helixiptv.tv then you can click on the Manage line button then click on the Download section. Now, you can see the m3u link.
– EPG: Leave it empty
– Check the captcha
– Click on ” Send ”
Ok. The playlist is uploaded now.
Com back to your TV now. Please restart the app and play it again so the the channels list can be loaded. After reloading, you can see the channels list now.
If your TV comes up with the error:
– Check playlist Nr.1: Please add the link m3u again ( upload playlist again ) then turn TV off for 2 minutes to clear TV cache then turn the TV on
– Connection failed: Maybe the list is too heavy. You can reduce the package then upload playlist again
2. SS IPTV app
SS IPTV app, has known that bring many features such as: simple access to the content of partnered operators, time markers in TV Guide for automatic changing channels in desired time, flexible appearance adjustment.
Step 1. On the main screen, click on ” Setting “
Step 2. Upload playlist
There are two ways to upload your playlist.
- Uploading by link (external playlists)
- Uploading with non-permanent access code (internal playlists)
You may have any number of external playlists and only one internal playlist with live channels and one with VoD streams (films).
To upload playlist by link go to the Content section of the app’s settings, choose External playlists subsection and click Add button below the screen. Enter desired playlist’s title and the link of your playlist in corresponding fields and press Save button. The playlist will be available on the Main Screen through a separate tile.
Step 3. To upload a playlist with non-permanent code, go to General subsection of the app’s settings and press Get code button. The non-permanent code can be used only 24 hours (or till new code is generated)
Step 4. Enter received code at this link http://ss-iptv.com/users/playlist and click on Add Device button.
Step 5. When the connection was made, select playlist file in your PC and upload it by pressing Save button. The internal playlist will be available through tile My playlist on the Main Screen.
New uploaded internal playlist replaces the older one.
3. Smarter IPTV app
IPTV smarter IPTV Smarters is a media player help you manage IPTV channel list and VOD and now it is available for Windows Platform to watch Live TV, Movies, and Series.
Step 1: Download IPTV smarter player on LG store
Step 2: Enter your username, password, and port
Any name: You can enter anything.
Username: Username that your IPTV provider send you- You can contact Helix IPTV support team to get a trial account
Password: Password that your IPTV provider send you
Step 3: Click on ADD USER then wait for a while. It can take up to one minute to load channel and VOD