TikTok is launching an app on Samsung sensible TVs in Europe, permitting customers to scroll via their For You feeds and see different TikTok movies, the companies announced Monday. The TikTok TV app is accessible in Samsung’s app retailer and is suitable with 2018 and newer fashions. It can come preinstalled on all new Samsung TVs. The app will roll out to customers within the UK first.
The app shows movies from a person’s feed in a strip throughout the highest, with movies in numerous classes to take a look at. In keeping with the information launch from Samsung, customers can like, view, and touch upon trending movies and block or mark content material they’re not thinking about.
TikTok movies will proceed to be displayed with a vertical side on TVs, the corporate confirmed.
The Samsung app is totally different than the More on TikTok app the company launched on Amazon Fire TVs in August. The Hearth TV app consists of interviews with creators and a “That is TikTok” class to highlight creators on the platform.
The Hearth app is basically a container app of curated content material, TikTok says, whereas the Samsung app is nearer to what customers see within the cellular app. Neither requires a TikTok account to view content material, however customers who log in to the Samsung TikTok app will obtain extra customized content material.
In keeping with cellular analytics agency App Annie, when combining information from iOS and Android, TikTok was the most-downloaded app of 2020.