YouTube TV launches app for Smart TVs, streaming devices and gaming consoles

Google announced the launch of dedicated apps of YouTube TV, its live TV service, for smart TVs, streaming devices and gaming consoles.

In a blog post, the company said that “in next few days” users will be able to stream live TV through the new YouTube TV app on Android TV devices including Nvidia Shield and TVs with Android TV built-in, such as Sony, as well as on the Xbox One family of devices (Xbox One, Xbox One S, and soon Xbox One X). In the coming weeks, Google will be launching the new app on Smart TVs, such as LG, Samsung, Sony, along with Apple TV.

 The company also recently expanded the TV device support by launching voice commands with Google Home paired with Chromecast. YouTube TV is currently available only in the United States for a USD 35 monthly fee.