Fb’s app for good TVs, which lets customers tune into numerous movies, reveals, and livestreams on the platform, could not be accessible on Apple TV, as first reported by 9to5Mac. Some customers say they’re not capable of entry the app after its most up-to-date replace.
In a thread on MacRumors, one consumer shares a picture of the discover they obtained after trying to open Fb Watch on their Apple TV 4K: “The Fb Watch TV app is not accessible, however you possibly can nonetheless discover a number of movies on Fb at www.fb.com/watch.” A number of different customers report having the identical expertise.
Facebook rolled out its Watch app on Apple TV in 2017 after first launching it on Samsung smart TVs. The app can also be accessible on numerous different good TVs and consoles, in addition to on Fb’s cellular app and desktop website. Customers who nonetheless need to use the Watch app on Apple TV should be able to cast Watch from their telephone to their TV, however this clearly isn’t as handy as merely opening up an app.
It’s unclear if the Fb Watch app is not accessible as a consequence of a glitch triggered by the current replace, or if Fb pulled the app from Apple TV totally. Apple TV remains to be listed as certainly one of Facebook Watch’s supported platforms. The Verge reached out to Apple and Fb with a request for remark however didn’t instantly hear again.