At this point, you can use gaming consoles more productively in addition to gaming. More than a gaming console you can use it as a streaming device. Yes, you can watch movies with it. For that, this article gives you the best methods to watch IPTV on Xbox One and Xbox 360.
Chiefly, online channels are the trend and they are the future. Certainly, the channels streamed online are called IPTV’s. Internet Protocol Television(IPTV) is more popular among entertainment freaks. Likewise, it is one of the best options to consider as an alternative for pay cable services. Unlike traditional cable TVs, IPTV’s use the internet for streaming.
At present, you can find a lot of apps when it comes to streaming services. For instance, you are having a gaming console and a moderate internet connection in your home. By shifting to IPTV you can watch many live channels at a price comparatively less than the pay cable service.
By which you can transform your gaming console into a streaming device. It is one of the cost-saving solutions. Certainly, by opting for IPTV’s you can watch live local and international channels, on all supported devices. Let’s see how to stream IPTV on your Xbox in the following article.
Methods to Watch IPTV on Xbox?
Currently, there are two methods by which you can watch IPTV’s on your Xbox. The following methods give you clear instructions to get and watch IPTV on your gaming console. Following are the methods to install IPTV on your device.
- Using MyIPTV Player
- Using Kodi media player
How to Watch IPTV on Xbox? – Using MyIPTV Player
Remember that, MyIPTV Player is just a media player to play the channels on it. As a user, you have to configure the m3u playlist to it in order to load the IPTV channels to it.
For that, it is a must for you to own a subscription to an IPTV service to load that channel to the above-mentioned media player. Make sure that you are okay with the requirements and continue with the following methods.
Initially, Turn On your Xbox One or Xbox 360 and make sure it has an internet connection.
Then, navigate to the ‘Apps’ section on your console.
Tap on the Finder icon and search the keyword – ‘MyIPTV Player’.
Select the app and click on the ‘Install button.
Then, Launch the installed app.
Now, navigate to the Settings menu.
Simultaneously, tap on the ‘Add New Playlist and EPG Source’ option from the list.
Click on the Remote Channels section at the bottom.
Now, enter the m3u playlist name or the URL of the playlist on the specified path and click on the ‘Add Remote list’.
After that, navigate to the ‘EPG Source’ option and enter the same Username and source URL and finally tap on the Add EPG Source option.
It’s time to load the channels. So get back to the Settings menu.
Now, click on the Select Playlist box and select your m3u playlist, and lastly hit on the Refresh button.
Again navigate to the EPG source menu –> Select EPG Source –> finally hit on the Refresh button.
Wait until the channel gets downloaded.
Now, Scroll down to the Channel and EPG settings and verify that the two toggles at the bottom are turned on.
On completing the process, head back to the Home Screen and choose the Channels section.
From the IPTV channel section, you can access the channels that you have added.
How to Watch IPTV on Xbox? – Using Kodi Player
Kodi is another popular and powerful media player that you can choose for your Xbox gaming console. The best part is you can install this emulator directly from the Microsoft store. The following method will guide you to install the IPTV channels on your Xbox using the Kodi media player.
First, Turn On your Xbox and navigate to the Microsoft Store.
Tap on the Finder icon and search for the Kodi app.
Select the official app and click on the Install button.
Now, open the app and click on the ‘TV’ option from the left pane.
Click the “OK” button on the pop-up that prompts.
Now, click on the ‘PVR IPTV Simple Client’ option from the add-ons section.
Click on the Install button and wait until the PVR add-on gets installed on your device.
Once the add-on is installed, make a right-click and tap on the “Information” option.
Further, click on the ‘Configure’ button at the bottom.
Click on the box named “General” and choose the “M3U Playlist URL” option from the list.
Supply the M3U playlist URL and simultaneously provide the EPG Source URL.
Then, click OK when it asks to restart the Kodi player.
After restarting, the channels list will automatically appear on your screen. Choose the channel you want and start streaming.
1. Can you get Universal IPTV on Xbox One?
Yes, you can download the Universal IPTV for your Windows 10, Xbox consoles, and much more devices.
2. Can you stream TV through Xbox One?
Yes, of course, you can stream various online channels using your Xbox console.
I hope you will be clear with the methods of watching IPTV on Xbox. Keep in mind that the two apps given above are just media players. You have to add your favorite IPTV channels in order to watch it using those players.
A clear guide for adding channels has also been given above. Add your favorite channels and start to enjoy watching with your family and friends.