How to install Zoom on Android TV, Mi Box S, Mi TV Stick and Google TV

Zoom Cloud Meeting

Install Zoom, Teams, Meet on Android TV

Zoom is a popular video conferencing app available on Android, iOS, and Windows. In the post COVID-19 era, many people rely on it for learning, communication, and video calls. While Zoom is easily accessible on Android and iPhone devices, it can also be viewed on a big screen TV using Sony Sharp Android TV or Xiaomi’s Mi Box as a viewer client. Although the Zoom app is not directly available on the Google Play Store for TV, this doesn’t prevent us from utilizing it.

Install Zoom on Google TV (or Android TV without USB, MiTV stick, Android TV 11+)

To install Zoom (Phone version) on Google TV or Android TV without using USB port, you will need to use this method first, it is easy, just follow the video tutorial. (look in below section if you want to use TV native version of ZOOM, but not everyone can use it)

Install Zoom APK to MiBox/Android TV from USB (for Android TV below v11)

This method is to install Zoom (phone version) from USB if your Android device comes with an USB port, it’s quick and easy. (look in below section if you want to use TV native version of ZOOM, but not everyone can use it)

Zoom cloud meeting

ZOOM – for home TV, native TV version of ZOOM APK to Android TV

If you or a friend own a Fire TV device, you can use this method to get the TV native version of Zoom and install it on your Android TV. This version works better than the phone version and is highly recommended. The Zoom for home TV is available to limited sony, sky tv and fire tv devices in the Google Play store so it’s hard to get it unless you have those devices, it maybe easier to get it from Amazon appstore using a Fire Stick device.

Open Zoom on TV and start to use it

After installation (only if you installed the phone version), you will not see its icon in the Android TV launcher, you will need to find it in settings, apps. If you would like a quicker way to access it, you can use this APP Sideload Folder for Android TV

After you open Zoom, it’s barely usable by the remote controller, you can plug a bluetooth mouse into your Android TV/MiBox S/NVidia Shield.

Zoom alternative: Google Meet on Android TV

Google Meet

Zoom alternative: Microsoft Teams on Android TV

Microsoft Teams

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