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How to set up and watch hayu on Apple TV

Get the hayu hookup on your Apple TV for a whole new library of top content.

Watching hayu on any of Apple’s popular streaming set-top boxes is simple, fast and offers the good old-fashioned convenience of a dedicated remote control. The only thing standing between you and a sizeable library of top-tier TV is the set-up process. With our help, said process will be a short hurdle indeed, so let’s get into it.

How to connect your Apple TV to your hayu account

After you’ve properly configured your Apple TV, as per the instructions that it comes with, the first step is to locate and download the official hayu app. From your Apple TV home screen, click the “App Store” option. Next, tap on the search function and type in “hayu”. When it pops up in the results, tap “Get” to initiate the download and auto-install process.


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When the app pops up on your home screen, that means it’s installed and ready to go. Click into it and look for the “Sign In” option, which will allow you to enter your existing hayu account details. Don’t have any? Use the “New Account” feature of the app to enter your personal details and a payment option to join the service.

Once you’re logged in, there’s a pairing process. Log onto the official hayu website and click on “Account” in the upper-right corner. Next, go to “Settings” and click on the link called “Pair My TV App”.

Enter the code shown on your device and you’re all set! Apple TV will now deliver you non-stop hayu action.

Read more about hayu prices and plans here.

How to set up Apple TV

1. Power on your TV and connect your Apple TV. Wait until your Apple TV shows the set-up screen.
2. Click the touch surface of your Apple TV remote to connect it to your new Apple TV.
3. Configure the settings of your Apple TV by following the on-screen prompts.
4. (Optional) Follow the on-screen steps to connect any additional iOS devices.
5. That’s it. Configuration is all sorted. You can start using your Apple TV!

Where can I purchase an Apple TV?

You can purchase Apple TV directly from Apple’s online store by clicking the link below.

In what regions is hayu available on Apple TV?

You can watch hayu on Apple TV in any region where hayu itself is available. Currently, hayu is supported in most European countries, Australia, Canada, Iceland, India, The Philippines, Singapore and Hong Kong


hayu shows

Need a new show to binge watch or catch up on? Here’s the full list of shows on hayu:

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What’s the resolution for hayu on Apple TV?

720p is supported by the first two generations of Apple TV, so if you’re using one of these slightly antiquated models that will be the maximum resolution you’ll be able to get away with. However, Apple TV devices that are 3rd generation or higher support 1080p HD and 4K.

Be aware, though, that your viewing experience will be at the mercy of your Internet connection. You’ll also need decent Internet speeds to stream in HD. As a guide, hayu requires an Internet connection speed of at least 1Mbps with a recommended speed of at least 3Mbps. But that may not cut it for HD.

Subtitles and audio

Subtitles and captions for hayu on Apple TV are displayed in the lower half of the screen. To save or adjust your settings, play the TV show or movie for at least five minutes and your preferences will be set. To change your actual subtitles appearance settings, you need to log into your hayu account and change them through there.

hayu FAQs

Is hayu not playing nice with your Apple TV? Check these FAQs for solutions to common problems.

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