How to Install Google Play Store on Patchwall: Artificial Intelligence, this has changed user interaction with machines to a great extent. In the recent trends, every technology is trying to integrate Artificial intelligence into it. We have seen Android, iOS etc. they are trying to integrate Artificial intelligence into their OS and apps to improve their user interaction, and we all know that Google is spending a lot on Artificial Intelligence, because it is technology’s future.
In the recent times Xiaomi, one of the leading Smartphone manufacturer, has entered into Smart TV market with the two thinnest Smart TVs, Mi TV 4A and Mi TV 4 powered with Patchwall OS. Patchwall is not a new one, it has been the best Smart TV OS in China for the last couple of years and received best Smart TV OS award for 2016.
How to Install Google Play Store on Patchwall
Patchwall is based on Android 6.0 with a completely new user interface, it is AI enabled which can learn our viewing patterns and makes personalized recommendations based upon your Watch history from different sources like the Satellite TV channels, online media streaming services like Netflix, Hulu Plus, Hungama, YuppTV, YouTube etc.
The default Patchwall OS doesn’t comes with many apps, and there is no App Store available still. So, in general we want to install all our useful apps to our Smart TV. So, to install third party apps on Patchwall OS, the first thing that comes to our mind is, whether Patchwall supports Android apps or not. The answer is not explicitly Yes. Patchwall supports few Android apps but not all. We can install Android apps through USB drive. Similarly we can install Google Play Store to Patchwall using google play store .apk file using Pendrive.
Let’s see how to install Google Play Store App on Mi TV 4, Mi TV 4A Smart TVs.
How to install Google Play Store on Mi TV 4A, Mi TV 4
To install Google Play Store App on Mi TV 4A and Mi TV 4, first you need to enable installation of apps from Unknown Sources on Patchwall OS, which is similar to Android. Here is the detailed post on How to Enable Unknown Sources on Patchwall OS.
Once after enabling Unknown Sources, you need to follow below steps to install Google Play Store Apk.
Install Google Play Store on Patchwall:
- Download Google Play Store Apk and copy it to USB drive.
- Insert USB drive to Mi TV 4A or MI TV 4 Smart TV.
- Open USB drive and click on Google Play Store Apk file.
- A popup will open with install option, click on Install option.
- Once the installation is finished, click on Open button to launch Play Store App.
This is how you can install Google Play Store Apk on Mi TV 4A or Mi TV 4. If you have any concerns, please drop your comments below.