How Do I Get the Spectrum App on My Hisense TV Android?

Android, Android TV

Are you a proud owner of a Hisense TV powered by Android? Do you want to enjoy the Spectrum app on your TV?

Well, you’re in luck! In this tutorial, we will guide you through the process of getting the Spectrum app on your Hisense TV running Android.

Step 1: Check Compatibility

Before we dive into the installation process, it’s important to ensure that your Hisense TV is compatible with the Spectrum app. The Spectrum app is available for select models only. To check if your specific Hisense TV model is compatible, visit the official Spectrum website or consult the user manual.

Step 2: Go to Google Play Store

To download and install the Spectrum app on your Hisense TV, you need to access the Google Play Store. The Google Play Store is an official marketplace for Android apps where you can find a wide range of applications, including the Spectrum app.

  1. Using your Hisense remote control, navigate to the home screen of your TV.
  2. Scroll through the available apps and select “Google Play Store” using the arrow buttons on your remote control.
  3. If it’s your first time accessing Google Play Store on your Hisense TV, you may need to sign in with your Google account. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete this step.

Step 3: Search for “Spectrum” App

Once you have successfully accessed the Google Play Store on your Hisense TV, it’s time to search for the “Spectrum” app:

  1. On the Google Play Store home screen, locate and select the search bar using your remote control.
  2. Type “Spectrum” in the search bar and press the Enter or OK button on your remote control.
  3. A list of search results will appear. Look for the official “Spectrum TV” app and select it.

Step 4: Install the Spectrum App

Now that you have found the Spectrum app on Google Play Store, it’s time to install it:

  1. On the Spectrum TV app page, select the “Install” button using your remote control.
  2. A confirmation screen will appear with permissions required by the app. Review these permissions and select “Accept” to continue.
  3. The installation process will begin, and you’ll see a progress bar indicating the download status.

    Be patient as this may take a few moments depending on your internet connection speed.

  4. Once the installation is complete, you’ll see an “Open” button. Select “Open” to launch the Spectrum app on your Hisense TV.

Step 5: Sign In and Enjoy

Congratulations! You have successfully installed the Spectrum app on your Hisense TV running Android. Now it’s time to sign in and enjoy your favorite shows:

  1. Launch the Spectrum app by selecting “Open” after installation or locating it in your apps list.
  2. A sign-in screen will appear. Enter your Spectrum account credentials (username and password) using the on-screen keyboard or a connected USB keyboard if available.
  3. Select “Sign In” or press Enter/OK to log in to your Spectrum account.
  4. You’re now ready to explore a wide range of channels, movies, and TV shows available through the Spectrum app on your Hisense TV.

Note: If you don’t have a Spectrum account, you can create one on the Spectrum website or contact their customer support for assistance.


Getting the Spectrum app on your Hisense TV powered by Android is a simple process. By following the steps outlined in this tutorial, you’ll be able to enjoy a variety of content on your television screen. So sit back, relax, and start streaming with the Spectrum app!