How to install IPTV on Android Box ? ( 2022 )


IPTV on Android Box
IPTV on Android Box


IPTV is the method of watching live TV, movies and much more using the Internet with the help of Internet Protocol (IP). IPTV application is available on almost all platforms such as Android, Windows, Linux, iOS and many more. IPTV players are the applications that allow you to stream IPTV content via m3u playlist or online streaming links. You can also install IPTV on an Android box. Let us discuss how to install IPTV on Android Box in this post.

How to install IPTV on Android Box ?

There are many Android boxes available and each device has a unique set of features. An Android box also serves as a set-top box. There are few set-top boxes powered by Android, which also handles most of the features of Android.

An Android Box contains a Google Play Store to install applications. But it only displays compatible apps for running on a TV / box. If you are looking for an IPTV player available on Google Play Store, you can install it directly from the store. But if the application is not available on Play Store, you need to install it as a third-party application.

Step 1: Enable Allow apps from unknown sources.

1. Turn on your Android device and go to the Settings tab.


2. Click on “Security and restrictions”.


3. Look for apps from unknown sources in this section. (The location varies for each Android box).
4. Click the “Enable” radio button to allow third-party applications.


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Your Android device is now ready to install third-party applications.

Step 2: Install the ES File Explorer application

1. Open Google Play Store on your Android Box.
2. Search for “Es File Explorer” and click on the application.
3. Click “Install” to download the application.



The ES File Explorer app will be installed on your device.


Step 3: Download the IPTV APK file


1. Open the browser on your PC.
2. Search for the IPTV application you want to install on your Android Box.
3. Download the APK from the official IPTV website.
4. Connect a USB stick and copy the APK file from your PC.


Step 4: Install IPTV on Android Box


1. Plug the USB stick into the USB port of your Android Box.
2. Open the ES file explorer and navigate to the Pen Drive folder.
3. Click on the APK file.
4. The installation page will open. Click on “Install”.

The IPTV application will be installed on your Android. You can copy the m3u playlists to the USB stick and load them locally to the IPTV application.

Alternative method to install IPTV on Android Box

You can also use ES File Explorer to download files. It is mostly known for downloading and side-loading applications.

1. Open ES File Explorer.


2. Click the “Downloader” button on the ES File Explorer home page.
3. Press the “+” button at the bottom of the application.


4. Enter the URL to download the apk and the name of the application. (Enter the direct download link). Then click on “Download”.
5. The application will be downloaded. Click on “Install”.

This is an alternative method to install IPTV on Android Box using File Explorer.




The above two methods can be used to download and install IPTV on Android Box. You can add m3u playlists locally or download them via links. By installing IPTV on your Box, you can watch live TV shows, movies, video on demand and much more on your TV.