Currently, the TikTok TV app has been released only for Samsung users in the UK. It will be available in other European countries too.
TikTok TV app
After the publication of TikTok TV app in China, It was not unexpected to soon be released to other countries.
TikTok TV is actually a version of this popular app for smart TVs and allows the user to watch TikTok videos on a TV with a screen that is much larger than portable gadgets.
TV app in UK
According to reports, the TV app will be released for Samsung smart TVs. UK seems to be the first starting point for the release in Europe.
TikTok TV app available on Samsung smart TVs
This app will be released for Samsung smart TVs. Of course, only Samsung TVs can install the app that have been built since 2018.
The TikTok TV app is available in Samsung’s app store and is compatible with 2018 and newer models.
The great thing about TikTok TV is that it is exclusive to Samsung products. In fact, Korean company officials said only the company’s smart TVs could receive this app.
Such a move has been one of Samsung’s recent decisions to attract a wider audience for smart TVs.
Video content of TV app
According to the Korean company, the videos content of TikTok can be viewed in twelve different categories in its smart TV version; Including humor, food and video games.
According to Samsung officials, such categorization will help make it easier for users to find the content they want.
Needless to say, you do not need to log in to a special account to watch TikTok videos.
In other words, you can access thousands of videos by just running the application on your smart TV.
How to access TikTok TV app
finally, the Korean company announced that the app will be available in a special store for users.
However, with the arrival of new models of Samsung smart TVs, the app is pre-installed on the device. Therefore, users do not need to spend time to download and install it.
TikTok TV app for The United States
ByteDance, the owner of the TikTok app, ran into a lot of problems last year. The pressure from the US government was one of them. They imposed extensive sanctions restricting its activities in the US and even blocking its access.
The Trump administration asked ByteDance to to sell or spin off its U.S. TikTok business to an American company. There were even some situations where large companies, including Microsoft and Walmart, expressed interest in buying TikTok.
Above all, TikTok officials have remained silent on whether a version of the app will be released for the United States.