Watching movies, TV shows, sports, and more on Hotstar is easy once you have it set up. This guide will walk you through logging into your Hotstar account and activating it across smart TVs like Mi TV, LG TV, Firestick, and others.
hotstar.com/activate on Smart TVs
Getting Hotstar running on your smart TV only takes a few simple steps:
- Open the Hotstar app on your smart TV
- Attempt to play any premium content, which will prompt a login
- An activation code will appear on your TV screen
- On your mobile device or laptop, visit hotstar.com/activate
- Login to your Hotstar account
- Enter the code shown on your TV
Once you enter the code on the Hotstar activation page, you’ll have full access to Hotstar’s catalog of movies, shows, sports, and more on your television!
Specific Device Activation Steps
Here are the detailed instructions for activating Hotstar across popular smart TV platforms:
- Turn on your Firestick and TV
- Open the Hotstar app
- Attempt playing premium content
- Note activation code on TV
- Visit hotstar.com/activate on mobile/laptop
- Login and enter code
LG TV Activation
- Open Hotstar app on your LG TV
- Go to “My Account”
- An activation code appears on screen
- Visit hotstar.com/activate and login
- Enter the code from your TV
Mi TV Activation
- Launch Hotstar on Mi TV
- Access “My Account”
- Note down code shown
- Go to hotstar.com/activate and login
- Input Mi TV code
That’s all there is to it! Within minutes you can start enjoying Hotstar on any compatible smart TV once logged in and activated.
Premium Account Benefits
A Hotstar premium account unlocks:
- Ad-free entertainment
- Multiple device streaming
- Exclusive shows and movies
- Live sports
New users even get one month free to try it out. Consider upgrading to a premium account if you want the full Hotstar catalog.
Having issues getting set up? Here are some troubleshooting tips:
- Double check URL – Make sure you are visiting hotstar.com/activate
- Try reinstalling the app
- Ensure you have stable internet connection
- Clear app data/cache and retry process
Still having trouble? Reach out to Hotstar customer support for additional assistance activating your account.
So login, activate your code, and start streaming your favorite shows on Hotstar! Let us know in the comments if you have any other questions.