How to Activate Peacocktv.com/tv

In this guide, we would be discussing the easiest ways to activate Peacock TV on your device using peacocktv.com/tv.

Peacock TV owned by NBC Universal is a streaming service that broadcasts tonnes of TV shows and movies. Unlike many other streaming services, Peacock TV has a free package that offers 13000 hours of ad-supported content. Peacock TV Premium is priced at $5 (and $9.99 without ads).

In this guide, we would explain the easiest way to activate Peacock TV on all devices using peacocktv.com/tvTo gain access to the Peacock TV Premium plan, it is necessary to activate your device using peacocktv.com/tv. However, before activation, you must create an account with Peacock TV and subscribe to the service.

After subscription, simply download Peacock TV from your apps store to your device and sign in to Peacock TV. Once signed in, you would receive an activation code. To use this activation code, you would have to visit peacocktv.com/tv.

This article, explains how you can activate each device, we would also look out at supported devices that can stream Peacock TV. And finally, we would be reviewing some troubleshooting tips on peacocktv.com/tv not working.

How to create a Peacock TV account on peacocktv.com/tv

  • Using the web browser on your mobile device or PC, visit peacocktv.com/tv
  • On the website, click on the “Get Started” option.
  • Enter your email account and password in the space provided.
  • Agree to the terms and conditions and then click “Create an account”.
  • Go to your profile on the top right corner of your screen and select “Accounts”.
  • Then finally, choose your desired plan.

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Activate Peacock TV on Amazon Fire TV/Fire Stick using peacocktv.com/tv

After the launch of Peacock TV, the app wasn’t available to Amazon Fire Stick users. It is now readily available to all Amazon Fire Stick/Fire TV users. However, there are certain restrictions on the compatibility of the device to stream Peacock TV.

Compatible devices: Fire OS5 and above. (first generations of Fire Stick and Fire TV are not supported)

Activation Process

  • On your Amazon Fire TV Home Screen, visit the Amazon Apps Store.
  • On the Amazon Apps Store, search for Peacock TV using the search icon.
  • From the results provided, select Peacock TV and install it on your Fire TV/ Fire Stick.
  • Once installed on your device, launch the app from your Apps list.
  • Once on the app, you would be requested to sign in to your Peacock account.
  • After signing into your account. An activation code would be displayed on your TV screen. Note this activation code.
  • Using your mobile device or PC, visit peacocktv.com/tv.
  • On this website, enter the activation code in the space provided and click “Continue.”
  • Once you’ve entered the code, your device would automatically be linked with Peacock TV’s backend servers and you can start watching Peacock TV on your device.

Activate Peacock TV on Android TV using peacocktv.com/tv

Peacock TV is readily available on Android TV. All you need to do is download the app from Google Play Store and follow the activation process. There is however a list of compatible Android TV devices that can use this app.

Compatible devices: Android 5.1 OS and above (this includes Sony Bravia and NVDIA Shield with this OS)

Activation Process

  • From your Android TV Home Screen, visit Google Play Store.
  • On Google Play Store, search Peacock TV using the search bar.
  • Once entered, click Peacock TV from the results shown and download the app to your device.
  • After downloading the app, go to your Apps list and launch Peacock TV.
  • Once launched, you would be required to sign in to Peacock TV using your login details.
  • Once you’ve signed in, you would be provided with an activation code. Please take a mental note of this activation code.
  • Using your mobile device or PC, simply visit peacocktv.com/tv.
  • On the website, simply enter the activation code in the box provided.
  • Once entered, click “Activate”. this action would prompt activation of your device.

Activate Peacock TV on Apple TV using peacocktv.com/tv

Apple TV was one of the first devices to support the Peacock TV app. You however need to download the app from the Apple TV Apps Store and subscribe to Peacock TV using your iTunes account. Be sure to take note of Apple devices compatible with Peacock TV.

Compatible Devices: Apple HD TV (4th generation and above), Apple tvOS 13 and above

Activation Process

  • From your Apple TV Home Screen, visit the Apps Store.
  • On your Apps Store, use the search icon to search for Peacock TV.
  • Once found, select it from the result and install it on your device.
  • Once installed, start the Peacock TV app.
  • On the Peacock TV app, you would be asked to sign in to your Peacock Tv account.
  • Once you sign in, you would be provided with an activation code. this code would appear on your TV screen.
  • Using your smartphone or PC, simply visit peacocktv.com/tv.
  • Once on the website, enter the activation code in the box provided. 
  • Once you’ve entered the activation code and clicked continue, your device would automatically be linked with Peacock TV servers. This would enable you to have access to all peacock TV’s content. 

Activate Peacock TV on Play Station using peacocktv.com/tv

Peacock TV wasn’t available on PlayStation during launch. A few months after launch, Peacock TV was made available on PS4 and PS5 consoles. You can download the app from your PlayStation Store and activate it on peacocktv.com/activate. 

Comnpatible Devices: PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5

Activation Process

  • From your PlayStation Home Screen, visit the PlayStation Store.
  • On the PlayStation Store, use the search icon to search for Peacock TV.
  • Once found, install the app on your PlayStation.
  • Once downloaded, launch the app from your PlayStation app list.
  • You would be required to sign in to the app using your Peacock TV credentials. 
  • Once you’ve signed in, you would be given an activation code. Take note of this activation as you would be using it in the next step.
  •  Grab your mobile device or PC and visit peacocktv.com/tv
  • On this website, enter the activation code in the space provided and click “Continue’.
  • Once entered, your device would automatically be connected with Peacock TV servers and you can start streaming on Peacock TV.

Activate Peacock TV on Roku using peacocktv.com/tv

Peacock TV was approved on Roku in the same week it was approved on Amazon fire TV. There is however restriction on the kinds of Roku devices that can stream contents from Peacock TV. Activation can be done using peacocktv.com/activate/roku

Compactible devices: Roku 2 (4210X model only), Roku 3 & 4 (model 4200X or later), Roku Express/Express+ (model 3900X or later), Roku Premiere/Premiere+ (model 3920X or later), Roku Streaming Stick (model 3600X or later), Roku TV and Smart Soundbar (model 5000X or later), Roku Ultra/Ultra LT (model 4640X or later)

Activation Process

  • From the Roku TV Home screen, visit the Roku Channels Store.
  • Under the Roku Channels Store, select “Streaming Channels”.
  • Once selected, use the search icon to search Peacock TV. Once you’ve found Peacock TV, click “Add channel” to add it to your channel list.
  • Launch Peacock TV from your apps list.
  • You would be prompted to sign in to Peacock TV using your Peacock TV account.
  • Once you’ve signed in, you would be provided with an activation code. 
  • Simply visit peacocktv.com/activate using your mobile device or PC.
  • On the website, enter your activation code in the box provided and click “Activate’
  • Once this is done, your device would automatically be activated.

Activate Peacock TV on Samsung Smart TV using peacocktv.com/tv

Peacock TV can be watched on Samsung Smart TV. It doesn’t come pre-installed however, you have to install the app on your device and subscribe to the Peacock TV Network. There are however models of the Samsung Smart TV that can stream Peacock TV.

Compatible Devices: 2017 models or later (2017 M series, 2018 N Series, 2019 R series, 2020 T series. 2021 A Series)

Activation Process

  • From your Samsung Smart TV Home Screen, visit your Samsung Smart Hub.
  • On your Samsung Smart Hub, search for the Peacock TV app.
  • From the result provided, click on the Peacock app and download it.
  • Once downloaded, launch the app on your Samsung Smart TV.
  • You would be required to sign in to the Peacock TV app using your login details.
  • Once you’ve successfully signed in, you would be provided with an activation code. Take note of this activation code.
  • Using your mobile device or PC, visit peacocktv.com/tv.
  • Enter the activation code in the box provided and click activate.
  • Once this is done, an activation command would be sent to your device and you can start streaming your favorite episodes on Peacock TV.

Activate Peacock TV on Xbox using peacocktv.com/tv

Peacock TV was made available to consoles (Xbox and PlayStation) in July, before launching in February. Peacock TV is available on all Xbox devices and can be downloaded from the Microsoft Store on Xbox.

Compatible Devices: Xbox One, Xbox series S, Xbox series X, Xbox 360.

Activation Process

  • From your Xbox Home Screen, visit the Microsoft Store.
  • On the Microsoft Store, use the search bar to search for the Peacock TV app.
  • Once found, install the app on your device.
  • After installation, launch the app from your Xbox apps list.
  • You would be prompted to sign in to the Peacock TV app using your login credentials.
  • After signing in, you would be provided with an activation code. 
  • Simply use this activation code by visiting peacocktv.com/activate on your mobile device or PC
  • Once you’ve entered this activation code in the box provided on this website, your Xbox device would be automatically activated. 

Activate Peacock TV on Xfinity using peacocktv.com/tv

Peacock TV is made available on Xfinity at no cost. This means, streaming Peacock TV on all Xfinity devices doesn’t cost a dime. It is free. If you however want to stream Peacock TV on Xfinity without ads, you would pay $5 which is normally priced at $9.99.

Compatible Devices: XG1v1 (Arris), XG1v3, XG1v4, XG2v2, XviD, Xi3, Xi5, Xi6, Flex

Activation Process

  • Press the Xfinity button on your remote control.
  • Go to the apps menu on your Xfinity device and search for the Peacock app. You can also use the voice command on the Xfinity remote.
  • Once you’ve found the app, launch the app.
  • You would be required to enter your login details. 
  • Once you’ve signed in to the app, you would be granted full access to Peacock TV’s premium package immediately.

Other devices/browsers supported by Peacocktv.com/tv

Mobile Devices: Android 6.0 (Marshmallow) and above, iOS v12 and above.

Smart TVs: LG WebOS 3.5 or above, Vizio SmartCast 2.0 or 3.0 (from 2016 and newer)

Web Browsers: Chrome 75+ (Windows/Mac), Firefox 88+ (Windows/Mac), MS Edge 80+ (Windows/Mac), Safari 12+ (Mac).

Cox: Contour Box with Voice Remote, Contour Stream Player

How to troubleshoot peacocktv.com/tv not working 

  • Re-verify your activation code. Did you input the right code?
  • Use a compatible browser during activation and make sure it is updated to the latest version.
  • Clear your browser cache to free up space. This would allow an easy activation process.
  • The activation code expires in a certain amount of minutes, you may need to get a new activation code once the previous one expires.
  • Uninstall the app and reinstall Peacock TV again.

Peacock TV is free on Xfinity. So if you have an Xfinity device, this app should be a bonus for you. On other devices, however, Peacock TV Premium is priced at $4.99. Peacock TV also allows you to stream on three different devices.

We hope this article helped. If it had, let us know in the comments. You may also want to check out how to get Peacock TV on Smart TV.

 

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