There are a lot of streaming services for both Mobile phones, Desktops, and Smart TVs. But not all the streaming services are supported with all the above-mentioned devices and Quibi is one of them. Quibi is not supported by the Desktops and Smart TVs. But you want to watch your Quibi favorites on the large screen. The only option to watch Quibi on Smart TV is the Casting method. Here you’ll get to know how to watch Quibi on Smart TV.
Related Guide: Quibi on Firestick
What is Quibi?
Quibi was founded in Aug 2018 as NewTV. And in Oct 2018, NewTV was relabeled as Quibi. Jeffrey Katzenberg founded Quibi. The financial partners of Quibi are Warner Bro, The Walt Disney Company, NBC Universal, BBC Studios, MGM, Lionsgate. Quibi is the streaming service with subscriptions. Quibi is particularly modeled for Mobile phones with scripted and unscripted contents. Quick and Bites are termed as Quibi which refers to its service.
The scripted and unscripted contents are referred to as Comedy, Drama, Documentaries, Movies, News, Series, Reality shows. Quibi provides its contents in three major divisions such as Movies in Chapters, Unscripted & Docs, and Daily Essentials. Mobile Phones and iOS devices are the devices harmonious with Quibi. Quibi is available in the US, Canada, UK(limited facilities), Australia(limited facilities), Germany(limited facilities). There are 8500 short-form episodes and over 175 shows available on Quibi.
Highlights of Quibi
Quibi provides users with multiple contents. Likely, Comedy, Drama, Documentaries, Series, Movies, News, Reality shows, Docu-series. And some of the contents and shows are listed below.
- 50 States Of Fright
- About Face
- Agua Donkeys
- Bad Ideas With Adam Devine
- Benedict Men
- Chrissy’s Court
- Cup Of Joe
- Gayme Show
- Die Hart
- Gone Mental With Lior
- Home Movie: The Princess Bride
- Don’t Look Deeper
- Fierce Queens
- Fight Like A Girl
And much more to go.
The following are the upcoming releases of Quibi.
- Last Looks
- Murder Unboxed
- Q Talks
- The Expecting
- This Joka
Also, Read out Quibi on Roku
Quibi provides 2 different plans to stream.
- $4.99/month which is with Ads
- $7.99/month which is without Ads
- You’ll be provided with 2 week free trial by subscribing.
- The T-Mobile subscribers can get a year full of the free stream on Quibi with Ads.
How to Watch Quibi on Smart TV?
As said already, Quibi is non-compatible with Smart TV. And the only way is the Casting method. You can cast Quibi on your Smart TV from your Android or iOS through the built-in Chromecast feature in your Smart TV, Chromecast device, or Airplay feature in Apple TV.
- Using the Chromecast device
- Chromecast built-in feature
- Using Airplay feature in Apple TV
- Using the Screen Mirroring option on iOS
Note: While casting, the video will be played only in the Landscape mode. And the autoplay option will not be available while casting.
How to Cast Quibi on Smart TV from Android with Chromecast Device?
Do follow the steps instructed below to watch your favorites of Quibi on Smart TV by casting from Android with Chromecast device.
Step1: Connect the Chromecast device to your Smart TV with HDMI port.
Step2: Turn on your Android, Chromecast device and your Smart TV.
Step3: Connect your Android and Chromecast device to the same network.
Step4: Open the Quibi app on your Android. If the Quibi app is not installed on your Android phone, install it.
Step5: Select any video that you want to watch on your Smart TV and select the Cast icon in the video playing page.
Step6: It’ll look for the available devices and select the Chromecast device name from the available devices list.
Step7: Then the video will be played on your Smart TV.
How to Cast Quibi on Smart TV from Android with Built-in Chromecast Feature?
You can cast Quibi on the Smart TV from your Android device with the built-in Chromecast feature on your Smart TV. Follow the steps instructed below.
Step1: Switch on your Android phone and Smart TV.
Step2: Connect your Android device and Smart TV to the same Wifi.
Step3: Install the Quibi app and set up your membership account on your Android phone.
Step4: Open the Quibi app and play any of the videos.
Step5: Tap Cast icon and it’ll look for the nearby available devices.
Step6: Select your Smart TV name from the available devices list.
Step7: Now the video will be displayed on your Smart TV.
How to Cast Quibi on Smart HD or UHD TV from iOS with Airplay Feature in Apple TV?
You can cast Quibi on Smart TV which is HD or UHD from an iOS device with a built-in Airplay feature on Apple TV.
Step1: Connect your Apple TV to your Smart HD or UHD TV with HDMI port.
Step2: Turn on your Smart TV, Apple TV and your iOS device.
Step3: Connect your iOS and Apple TV to the same Wifi.
Step4: Install the Quibi app on your iOS and set up your Quibi account.
Step5: Open the Quibi app on your iOS and play any of the videos that you want to watch on your Smart TV.
Step6: Tap on the Cast icon and the video playing page and it’ll search for the nearby available devices.
Step7: Select your Apple TV name from the list.
Step8: And now, the video will be displayed on your Smart TV. And that’s it.
How to Cast Quibi On Smart HD or UHD TV from iOS with Apple TV using Screen Mirroring option on iOS?
You can cast Quibi on Smart HD or UHD TV from iOS with Apple TV by using the Screen Mirroring option on your iOS. To do so, follow the steps instructed below.
Step1: Connect your Apple TV to your Smart HD or UHD TV.
Step2: Connect your Apple TV and iOS to the same Wifi.
Step3: Install the Quibi app and set up your Quibi account on your iOS.
Step4: Go to Control Center and tap Screen Mirroring on your iOS.
Step5: It’ll search for the nearby available devices.
Step6: Tap on the Apple TV name.
Step7: Open the Quibi app on your iOS and play any of the videos that you want to watch.
Step8: And the video will be displayed on your Smart TV which is connected with Apple TV.
You may also read out Chromecast Quibi
Quibi is the platform that is particularly designed for mobile phones which consists of episodes with 7 to 10 minutes. Quibi had taken place in the nominations of Emmy Awards in 3 categories in July 2020. They are Outstanding Short-Form Comedy or Drama Series, Outstanding Actor in Short-Form Comedy or Drama Series, and Outstanding Actress in Short-Form Comedy or Drama Series. The Quibi’s series FreeRayshawn had won 2 Emmy Awards in Sept 2020. This proves the best service of Quibi. We hope that the given procedures to watch Quibi on Smart TV will be very useful to you.