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Twitch Applications: TV Apps

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  1. The Samsung TV twitch application has been removed due to it not being official.

    Now thousands of people have to go out and buy a chromecast ect to watch twitch on there Samsung TV. Please make an official twitch app so these thousands of people can watch twitch without having to buy anything else.

    The main reason I bought my TV was because there was a twitch app.

    2,465 votes

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  2. The chat closes after a period of time if there is no remote movement, which is frustrating when sitting and watching. Maybe leave the chat open permanently or give a setting to make it disappear over a period of time

    119 votes

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  3. Dear twitch,

    “gamestreams” is a great app for LG smart tvs (webOS) that allows one to watch twitch streams directly on the tv without the need of using some other casting devices. Unfortunately after the API V3+5 change/shutdown the app suddenly stopped working. I’m sure there are lots of people watching twitch on LG tvs and we’d like to able to do so in the future. After reaching out to the developer of the gamestreams app i got the following answer from Reemet Paabo:

    “Yes Twitch.tv is closing down the V3 and V5 API endpoints that we are using and…

    89 votes

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  4. We RLY need Twitch APP from samsung and LG smart TVs :(

    59 votes

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  5. Add function to login into your account on the app and availability to watch vods. Currently you can only watch live channels.

    41 votes

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  6. TV App for Samsung TV`s!

    24 votes

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  7. We need webOs app

    12 votes

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  8. Make available logging in so we can access followed channels

    10 votes

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  9. Make app available to Sky Q customers. I think this would open your fan base even more. Most good streaming apps becoming available on Sky Q

    8 votes

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  10. I recently purchased the new chromecast with google tv, love it and love Twitch!

    The problem is that using the twitch app on my TV routinely "times out" and sends the tv to ambient mode which shows pictures and the weather. I haven't been able to figure out how long it takes to time out but sometimes it seems like less than 10 minutes other times it plays for hours ... Might be stream dependent, but I am not sure what that would have to do with it.

    I found some instructions on disabling the energy optimization I'm the chromecast…

    6 votes

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  11. Could be a button on main window of stream (on mobile, like settings or clip button) or settings menu selection that creates popup menu. Opens a list of available smart TVs on current LAN that can accept the mobile request. Will open smart TV app, then open to specific stream.

    6 votes

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  12. Let us cast twitch on any tv and not just TVs that have google chrome

    3 votes

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  13. i have the app but am only able to watch live streams, not ones recorded in the past. can this be added to the app.

    2 votes

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  14. Hey,
    It would be really great to have the chapter Selection Feature for VODs on the Twitch TV Apps. This will be very useful for rewatching long VODs of past streams on TVs an find the games on those VODs that I want to watch.
    This feature is already available on the web so please bring it also to TVs.

    2 votes

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  15. Similar to the Apple TV twitch app, bring functionality to interact with streamer chat via emoji or keyboard on the LG app

    2 votes

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  16. Please add the ability to select from multiple accounts (similar to netflix profiles) when the twitch app is opened (android tv doesn't have this, at least, not sure about other tv apps). I share my television with family and it's a pain to log out and back in every time someone else uses the television.

    I will say the twitch.tv/activate system is superb but this feature I'm requesting would make things even easier!

    2 votes

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  17. Since there is no Twitch app for the most popular smart TVs, maybe a "Send to device" button like YT has would allow people to watch on their smart TV without having to download a questionable 3rd party workaround.

    I can finally watch OWL on my big screen, and I now watch LCS on YouTube instead of Twitch because of this very feature.

    I much prefer the social aspect of Twitch, but the lack of accessibility is profound.

    2 votes

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  18. We want to a Smart TV app for Grundig TVs.

    1 vote

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  19. I have to click a button on the remote every few minutes otherwise the tv will go into idle mode with a screen saver.

    1 vote

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  20. Add playback speed control to the app for Chromecast with Google TV.

    1 vote

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