Where to Find the App Store on Apple TV

If you’re wondering where to find the App Store on your apple tv don’t worry – it’s not hidden away. In this blog post, we’ll show you where to find the App Store and how start browsing and downloading apps on your Apple TV.

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Searching for the App Store

The App Store can be found on Apple TV by opening the main menu and selecting the App Store icon. You can also search for the App Store by using the Siri Remote to search for “App Store”. Once you have found the App Store, you can browse and download apps.

Using the Siri Remote

If you have the newer, white Siri Remote that shipped with the 4th generation Apple TV, you can use it to search the App Store:

-Press and hold the Home button to activate Siri.
-Say “Search for [app name].” For example, “Search for games.”
-The App Store results will appear on your screen. Select the one you want and press the Touch surface to open it.

Using the Apple TV Remote

If you have apple tv remote you can use it to search for the App Store. Just hold down the microphone button on the top of the remote and say “App Store.” The App Store should appear in the search results.

If you don’t have apple tv remote or if you can’t find the App Store using that method, you can also use the Remote app for iPhone, iPad, ipod touch to control your Apple TV. Just open the app and point it at your Apple TV. Tap the touchpad tab at the bottom of the screen, then swipe around until you find the App Store icon. Tap it to launch the store.

Browsing the App Store

The App Store on Apple TV has all the same apps as your iPhone and iPad, but there are a few differences in how you find and browse apps. Here’s what you need to know.

When you first open the App Store on your Apple TV, you’ll see featured apps, top charts, and categories.

If you’re using tvOS 11 or later, you can also see personalized recommendations in the For You tab. To see recommendations, go to Settings > Accounts > iTunes and App Store and turn on Recommendations.

You can browse apps by category, top charts, or featured apps. To see categories, scroll down. To see top charts or featured apps, selectFeatured Apps or Top Charts at the top of the screen; then select an app to get more information about it.


There are a number of ways to browse the App Store on your Apple TV. The main menu has a featured apps section that rotates every day, as well as sections for new and popular apps. You can also browse by category, including Games, Entertainment, Education, and more.

To browse by category:

1. Open the App Store app.
2. Select Categories from the top of the screen.
3. Select a category from the list.

Top Charts

You can find the App Store on your Apple TV by opening the App Store app. To browse the App Store for apps, use the Top Charts, Categories, or Search tabs.

Top Charts:
The Top Charts tab shows you the top 25 apps in each category. You can also see the top 100 apps in each category. To see more categories, scroll down.

The Categories tab shows you different app categories, such as Games, Entertainment, and Education. To see more categories, scroll down.

The Search tab lets you search for specific apps by keyword or phrase.

Purchasing Apps

In order to purchase apps, you will need to have apple id and password. If you do not have apple id you can create one on your Apple TV or iPhone/iPad.

To browse the App Store:
1. Open the App Store app.
2. Choose a category from the top of the screen.
3. Browse featured apps or search for an app by name using the Search button at the top right of the screen.
4. Select an app to view more information about it, including screenshots, reviews, and pricing information.
5. To purchase an app, select the price Buy or Get button (free apps only).
6. Enter your password when prompted and press Buy or Get again to confirm your purchase

Managing Apps

In order to download new apps on your Apple TV, you will need to go to the App Store. The App Store can be found on the main menu of your Apple TV. Once you open the App Store, you can browse through the different app categories or use the search bar to find a specific app.

Updating Apps

You can update apps on your Apple TV 4K or 4th generation from the App Store, or from the Purchased tab of the App Store.

If an app needs an update, it appears with an Update badge in the Purchased tab. To update the app, select it and then select Update. App updates are downloaded in the background and installed when you restart your Apple TV.

Note: You might need to connect your Apple TV to your computer to complete some updates.

Deleting Apps

To delete an app, highlight the app on your home screen and press and hold the Touch surface of your Siri Remote. When the app wiggles, click the Touch surface, then click Delete.

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