Amazon Prime Video is a popular streaming application along with Netflix. It lets you watch plenty of movies, TV shows, documentaries, comedy shows, and various Amazon exclusives. With the help of a web browser or dedicated app on platforms like Android, iOS, Roku, Firestick, Apple TV, and much more, one can stream all kinds of favorite content with ease. What about Vizio Smart TV? Is Amazon Prime Video compatible with Vizio Smart TV? Let’s jump into the article to find out the answers.
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How to Watch Amazon Prime Video on Vizio Smart TV?
Amazon Prime is a pre-installed app on Vizio Smartcast TVs. If you can’t find the Amazon Prime Video app, update your Vizio Smart TV to the latest version. If you have an older Vizio Smart TV, press the V button on your remote, search for the app on the Vizio app store, and then, download it.
An active Amazon Prime subscription and internet connection is needed to stream videos.
Click here to sign up for Amazon Prime.
Step 1: Launch your Vizio Smart TV and ensure that it was connected to standard internet connection.
Step 2: Open the Amazon Prime video app and click Log In.
Step 3: Sign in with your Amazon prime login credentials and start watching its videos.
Step 4: Depending on the speed of your internet connection, the quality of the video will vary.
Watch Amazon Prime Videos on Vizio Smart TV via Casting
As Vizio Smart TVs are powered with built-in Chromecast support, you can cast Prime videos from your Android or iPhone device to Smart TV with ease.
Step 1: Connect your Vizio Smart TV and Android/iPhone to same Wi-Fi network.
Step 2: Launch Amazon Prime Video app on your Android or iPhone device.
Step 3: Select and play a movie, TV show or Amazon original that you want to cast.
Step 4: Click the Cast icon on the media player.
Step 5: Select your Vizio Smart TV and the media will play on the TV within a fraction of seconds.
Amazon Prime Video not working on Vizio Smart TV
Try these fixes if you face any streaming error or the Amazon Prime video fails to open on your TV.
- Clear the cookie and cache of the Prime Video app.
- Restart your Vizio Smart TV.
- Update your TV and then Amazon Prime Video app (if available).
- Reset your Smart TV to its factory settings.
It is best to have Amazon Prime Video on Smart TV for streaming latest movies and other contents. Instead of Android and iPhone, users can also access Chrome browser on their Windows and Mac PC to cast Amazon Prime contents.
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