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TV Guide | Sony Bravia Android Smart 4K TV explained (2019) | Android tv Smart Tv Difference

Updated: Jun 13, 2019

In simple words - TVs that connect to the internet and allow streaming content and online apps are Smart TVs. ... Essentially an Android TV is a smart TV but it is running the Android platform, unlike other TVs that might be running the brands OS e.g.Samsung TV operating system.

This video is a must watch to clarify your doubts regarding what Sony Android smart 4k uhd tv is and how is it better that any other smart television in the market. Comparison with Samsung smart tv or Lg Android Smart tv with detailed explanation on key features . Pros and cons of each television brand has been done. How Sony tv is better than Samsung smart tv or what smart features makes it different to to Lg Smart Tv have been explained.

What TVS are Android?

  • LG uses webOS as its Smart TV operating system.

  • Samsung TVs use Tizen OS.

  • Panasonic televisions use Firefox OS.

  • Sony TVs generally run Android OS. Sony Bravia TVs are our top pick of TVs that run Android.

The 8 Best Smart TVs to Buy in 2018

  • Best Overall: LG OLED55B6P. ...

  • Best Budget: TCL 40S305 w/Roku. ...

  • Best Splurge: LG Electronics LG SIGNATURE OLED65G7P. ...

  • Best 4K: LG Electronics OLED55E7P 55-Inch 4K Ultra HD Smart OLED TV. ...

  • Runner-Up, Best Budget: TCL 50FS3800. ...

  • Best Gaming: Samsung UN55KS8000. ...

  • Best Streaming: Sony XBR75X940D. ...

  • Runner-Up, Best Overall: Sony XBR55X930D.

Android TV now comes with your Google Assistant built in. Just say “Ok Google” or press the mic button on your remote to quickly find the latest blockbuster, check the score of the big game or dim the lights – all without leaving what you’re watching.

How do I check all the installed apps on Sony's Android TV?

  1. Press the HOME button on the remote control.

  2. Select Settings.

  3. Select Apps in the TV category.

  4. Check Downloaded apps or System apps.

This video is one of the series of Youtube videos on Best TV Apps for Sony Bravia Android Smart 4k TVs. This demonstrates what is an android tv and do you really need your tv to be android based or any other smart television is good enough for you. Or in most cases is it really a good choice to buy a simple LED TV and use a cheap android tv box bought from amazon or ebay and make your tv run on android operating system. We try to explain what does an android tv mean and how is it different from smart television - Read ahead and watch this video.

How you can download any TV app on your Sony Bravia Tv if you have google play store on your Android TV. Samsung Smart TV apps installation and download will require Samsung Smart Hub on Television. All these apps also work for LG Android Television.

TV Apps guide is provided for -

KODI TV App for Live TV channels streaming, Free online movies (Hollywood, Bollywood movies, Tollywoood movies) of any genre and language, watch popular and latest TV series programmes all recorded and uploaded on the web, Live sports including Cricket Live streaming, Football live matches and highlights or any sports being telecast live on any TV Channels across the world.

-- BBC iPlayer TV app allows watching BBC programmes including live BBC News, BBC one channel and other BBC channels live or recorded at your convenience through the BBC iplayer app. You still need a TV license to watch live Tv on this app.

-- YuppTV for Sony Android TV or Samsung Smart TV or any other Smart TV allows watching live Asian, Indian, SriLankan, Pakistani and Bangladesh TV channels throughout the world - ofcourse with a subscription. It allows 1 week free trial of the YuppTV app. Also includes Yupplix to with a great collection of Bollywood popular and latest movies, Telugu movies, Tamil movies, Punjabi movies, Urdu, Malayalam, Sinhalese and many more languages. Wow kids is a new feature for kids on Yupptv. Also catchup TV allows any recorded TV channel to be viewed in next 10 days.

-- Youview TV App allows organising and navigating TV channels on your smart tv. Works also for freeview channels. Provide TV channel description, program schedule, next and previous channel programs with timings. You need to agree Youview terms and conditions and optionally provide your postcode. Youview come preinstalled on Sony Bravia Android TVs.

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