If you’ve ever used BBC iPlayer on your laptop, netbook or tablet, you already know what a great app it is. But what you might not know is that you can now watch it on Toshiba HD TV’s such as the 32RL858B, 40RL858 or 55WL863B.
If you have a Toshiba Smart TV, then the BBC iPlayer app is built in as standard, letting you connect to the Internet in seconds to enjoy hours of high-quality British broadcasting on the big screen, whenever it suits you.
Whether your Toshiba Smart TV is equipped for wired or wireless web connections, it’s easy to get connected. And for full details on how to get your HD TV online, you can check out our easy beginners guide.
Once you’re connected, you can start enjoying BBC iPlayer right away on your Smart TV. And with just a few quick clicks, you can browse a wealth of content and easily choose what you want to watch, anytime you like.
To open BBC iPlayer on your Toshiba HD TV, all you need to do is tap the Menu button on your remote control, then use the directional keys to scroll sideways to highlight and click on the option labelled Connected TV.
On the menu that pops up, you’ll now see the built-in BBC iPlayer app, along with Toshiba Places and the YouTube app, so just tap upwards, then click to the right and tap OK to select and open iPlayer on your Toshiba HD TV.
By default you’ll see the app’s Home page, which lets you browse content using three options – Highlights, Last Played and Just In – giving you easy access to the latest additions to iPlayer, as well as your favourite shows.
If you want to browse by TV or radio shows only, then you can navigate to the top of the screen and do so with a couple of easy clicks. And to search for specific shows, all you have to do is select the Search button at the top right.
Once you’ve found a show you want to watch or listen to, all you have to do is highlight its image and click OK to start the show streaming. The process is fast, easy and accessible, just like everything else on a Toshiba’s Smart TV.
Adding another great source of entertainment to your already feature-packed Toshiba HD TV, BBC iPlayer is a fantastic app and one that you should try out as soon as you can. Once you start using it, you’re sure to be hooked.
And if you’ve yet to find out what Toshiba’s fantastic range of high-powered Smart TV’s have to offer, then why not check them out today? With a huge range of high-quality sets to choose from, you may just find your perfect TV.
To find out more about Toshiba’s full range of BBC iPlayer-equipped Smart TV’s, please visit Toshiba UK.