How to Install and Stream Plex on Vizio Smart TV? [2022]

In this guide, we are going to teach you how to install and stream Plex on your Vizio Smart TV. Plex supports all the devices you can install it on any platform. Based on your device, The installation and streaming process has been varied. Below we have covered the complete installation steps for Plex on Vizio Smart TV.

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Plex on Vizio Smart TV
Plex on Vizio Smart TV

About Plex:

Plex is one of the famous streaming apps to watch movies, TV shows, web shows, podcasts and many more can be streamed to your device. The user can also organize and stream your own personal data from your device.

How to Organize and Stream own data?

To stream your content on plex means you need to download the Plex app. Plex is also known as personal media bliss. If you downloaded the free version of plex on your device, it takes care rest of the work. Plex started to scans automatically on your device and it sorts the data into various categories. Finally, store your own data on the Plex library. Once you have added your data on the Plex library means you can stream it on all your devices. Just you need to download the Plex app and enter your account for login.

Features of Plex :

Watch Movies & TV shows:

Watch all the latest movies, blockbuster movies, old classic movies in this app. TV shows can be updated within a week’s time in this application.

Music and Podcasts:

Stream more than 60 million songs along with podcasts, music videos, lyrics. You can stream it anywhere at any time. The user can make your own playlist also you can catch up on your favorite podcasts.


The user can stream all your favorite live TV channels. You can also watch tv shows by recording it.

Web Shows:

All new latest web shows and old classic web series are available in this app. Enjoy unlimited web shows.


On the Plex News column, you can see all the latest headlines. News lovers can read magazines, journals and many more in this column.

More Features:

  • Supports 4K Video Format.
  • Casting & Flinging
  • Bookmark and Favorite option.
  • Organization.
  • Security & Privacy.
  • Voice Control option.
  • Virtual Reality.

Premium Features:

If you want to use more features means you need to buy a plex pass. You need to subscribe to it. The subscription has three plans

  • $4.99 per month.
  • $39.99 per year.
  • $ 119.99 for the lifetime.

How to Install and Stream Plex on Vizio Smart TV?

If you already know about the installation steps for Plex on Vizio smart tv means just skip this. For the new user, Read out the below steps carefully and install the app on your own.

Step1: First of all we need to connect Wifi.

Step2: For that Go to Settings option Followed by click Network option.

Step3: Select your wifi network from the list.

Step4: Click your Wifi Network and Connect it.

Step5: After that, press the input button on your Vizio Remote control.

Step6: In that Click the V-shaped button in the remote.

Step7: Once you clicked the V-shaped button. You can able to see the All Apps menu.

Plex on Vizio Smart TV

Step8: Click the Search Bar.

Step9: Enter the Keyword as Plex.

Step10: If it is available in the Vizio Smart TV by default means Tap and install the app.

Step11: Finally Click OK. If you installed properly, you can see the Plex app on Main Menu which is shown on the below screenshot.

Plex on Vizio Smart TV

Note: It is not available by default,

Step12: Go to the Vizio Internet App plus on your Vizio Smart TV.

Step13: Search the Plex app.

Step14: Download and install the app.

Step15: Now you are ready to go. Launch the Plex app.

Alternative Method:

How to Chromecast Plex on Vizio Smart TV?

For Chromecast Plex on Vizio Smart TV, You need to do get some mandatory things and also need to do some mandatory connection. Here’s Step by Step process.

Required Items:

  • Vizio Smart TV.
  • Mobile Phone.
  • Chromecast Device.
  • Good or Stable Wifi Connection.

Mandatory Connection:

  • Plugin the Latest version of Chromecast device on your Vizio Smart TV.
  • Connect all the working devices to the same wifi connection.

Step1: Download the Plex app on your Smart Phone.

Step2: Install and launch the app.

Step3: Enter the Login details.

Step4: If both the devices are connected to the same wifi network means you can see the Cast icon on the Plex App.

Step5: Tap the Cast icon.

Step6: It will show the list of Chromecast devices Which available nearby.

Step7: Tap and Connect your device.

Step8: If it is connected properly, the look of the Cast icon will be changed.

Step9: Finally, Your mobile screen will appear on your Vizio Smart TV.

Step10: Play any media and enjoy it on 4K UHD + Dolby Vision HDR.

Final Verdict:

These two methods are the best way to stream Plex on your Vizio Smart TV. Download the app try it at least once. While watching Plex contents on Vizio, Definitely you will gain new experience. If you have any doubts regarding this article means to tell us in the comment section.

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