Terrarium TV is the best alternative to apps like Showbox, Kodi etc. It is going to kill all the other video streaming apps very soon. Terrarium TV app is an Android app that you can install on any device running on Android 4.0+. Terrarium TV app allows you to stream HD movies and TV shows right on your Android smartphone, Tablet, Firestick/FireTV, PC/Laptop (using Android Emulator). If you are an iPhone user, see the post about terrarium tv for iPhone/iOS.
You can download Terrarium TV apk here for Android Smartphone/tablet.
But Can you install Terrarium TV app on an Android TV Box? Well, the answer is Yes. In this post, I am going to show you the steps to install terrarium Tv on Android box. An Android box is a great device that can literally turn any dumb TV into a smart TV.
There are a lot of Android box available in the market. Android boxes like WeTek Play 2, FireTV, Xiaomi Mi Box, Nvidia Shield, Matricom G-Box Q² etc. are some of the best Android-powered TV boxes and you can easily install Terrarium TV app on those TV boxes.
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So, if you are looking for installing Terrarium TV on Android box, you are at a right place. Follow the steps and get the app on your Android box.
Install Terrarium TV App on Android Box
You just need to follow the below-mentioned steps and you will end up with Terrarium TV on your Android box. So, let begin:
#1: Turn on Unknown Source
First of all, you need to enable the Unknown Source option from Settings. In order to install an apk, you have to turn on this option.
To turn on the Unknown Source, you need to go to the Settings of the Android box. In the settings, scroll down and fetch for the option called Security & Restrictions.
If you don’t find anything (as shown in the screenshot above), Scroll little bit up and find an option called Preferences. Click on More Settings.
Here in the More Settings, scroll down below and go to Security options.
Scroll down a little bit and turn on the Unknown Sources under Device Administration. If you are getting any warning, just click Ok.
After turning on the Unknown Sources, you can install terrarium tv apk into your Android box. Done? let’s jump into the step 2.
#2. Download Terrarium Tv Apk on Android Box
Here in step 2, you need to download the apk of Terrarium TV. To do that, simply go to Web Browser of your Android box. Maybe the browser is somewhere in your Apps section. Just fetch and open it.
After opening the browser, enter the URL of the Terrarium TV website that is https://goo.gl/1rNsfF. and download the Terrarium TV Apk file. To directly start downloading the Terrarium tv apk, click here.
On vising the above URL, Terrarium TV app will automatically start downloading.
In some Android Boxes, the download will begin as soon as you clicked on the link. But, in some Android boxes after clicking on the Link, it just opens up the new tab and does nothing.
In that case, you need to hold (just like Long press on Smartphone) the OK button on the link through remote and it will give you a small menu. Here you need to select open.
Now you will see that downloading has begun.
#3. Install Terrarium TV app on Android Box
Once the terrarium tv apk gets downloaded, it is time to install the app on Android box. To install the app, go to File Manager of your Android Box.
If you don’t find it on the Home Screen, maybe that is hiding somewhere in the Apps option. Fetch and open the File Manager/Explorer/Browser.
After opening the File Manager, open the Local Drive and find the Download folder as all the downloaded apps & files get placed in that folder.
In the download folder, you will see the apk named as app-release.apk. That is the Terrarium TV apk.
Open the apk and you will see the regular android app installation window. It will take few seconds in installing the Terrarium TV app on your Android box.
Once installation gets done, you can open the app. For the first time, you will see a couple of screens showing Change Log, asking for Permissions, Disclaimers etc. You need to Accept all the options.
#4. Install MX Player on Android Box
The latest version of Terrarium TV app (version 1.9.2) comes with an inbuilt player which is called ExoPlayer. The player is very basic and doesn’t have features like other Video Players. Moreover, you cannot add external subtitles on the ExoPlayer. The player is in beta version and it will get better in upcoming versions. Till then, we can use MX Player to stream Terrarium TV videos.
NOTE: Terrarium TV Version 1.9.2 is available and there is no ExoPlayer.
Let’s install MX player on Android TV box:
It is very easy to install MX Player on tv box. All you need is to go to Play Store and search for MX Player. Once you find it, simply install it.
After installing it, you can now enjoy all the terrarium Tv videos on MX Player. But make sure you have selected MX Player as your default player. You can change the default video player from ExoPlayer to MX Player by going to Settings of Terrarium TV.
MX Player is a great application for any Android device. Using Terrarium TV with MX Player is a great experience. The video streaming on MX Player is smooth and adding subtitles to MX Player is very easy. You can see this guide explaining about Subtitles on MX Player.
There are a lot of other Settings that will surely be going to enhance you’re all over experience with Terrarium TV app.
You can turn on the Force Android TV Mode where you will get better user interface of Terrarium TV while using it on Android TV box. You can also select the MX Player as your default Terrarium TV player from the General Settings.
If you are using Terrarium TV for the first time and have no idea about using the app for watching movies & TV shows, you can see this guide where you will get to know about using the Terrarium TV app for watching HD movies and tv shows online.
Terrarium TV on Android Box: Conclusion
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So this is how you can download and install Terrarium TV app on Android TV box. After installing the app on Android TV box, you can enjoy HD movies and tv shows anytime, as per your convenience. Along with that, you can also download the videos from terrarium tv app to watch them offline.
Hope this post helped you. If have any confusion or having any problem while installing Terrarium tv on Android box, feel free to connect with me through contact us page.