The rumors about the Facebook video streaming app for Smart TVs appear to be true. However, the app doesn’t offer any support or compatibility for Amazon Video or Netflix.
It is clear that the application is only limited to Facebook, The app only supports videos from Facebook users and pages.
Samsung is the first TV manufacturer that support the Facebook video streaming app. Samsung announces that all current TVs models are to receive the Facebook video app. The app is available now on the Samsung Smart TVs, manufactured in 2015, 2016, 2017 and the new Samsung QLED TV.
How to install Facebook Video Streaming App on Smart Tvs
To download and access the app, log into Samsung’s Smart Hub, download the Facebook video streaming application and then login with your Facebook account. From there, you can choose from recommended content or search out what you want.
Through the app, you can watch your friends or pages videos on the TV, you can also watch the Facebook live stream video on TV.
Facebook new strategy indicate that the social network wants to monetize the videos and make more devices accessible.