Written by Kaylee Wood | Last update: March 12, 2021
How to watch YouTube on TV without tiresome ads or buffering? It is as easy as ABC with the aid of 5KPlayer. This first-rate YouTube downloader & Airplay sender is the right source for you to free download YouTube videos fast and stream YouTube to TV in merely three steps. You spend no money, but you get the perfect solution to watch YouTube on TV here.
[Updated]: Currently 5KPlayer doesn't support PC/Mac to Apple TV AirPlay, but you can use it DLNA function to stream video music from computer to smart TV or Apple TV.
Step 1: Free Download and launch 5KPlayer on Mac. Click "YouTube" button in the main interface, copy and paste the URL of YouTube video, and press "Download" to start downloading. (To get enjoyable YouTube video viewing experience free of ads and buffering, you are recommended to download videos from YouTube first.)
Step 2: Connect as you normally would to an Apple TV over AirPlay from your iOS device: Go to Control Center on the display of your iOS device and find AirPlay. Click AirPlay.
Step 3: Open the video file you just downloaded from YouTube. It will automatically airplay to the TV you connect. You can fast forward, back forward, pause etc.
[Notice]: As YouTube app is no longer available on Apple TV 3rd-gen and 2nd-gen, you are highly suggested to AirPlay YouTube app from iPhone iPad to Apple TV to watch YouTube videos on such an Apple TV model.
Step 1: After successfully setting up your HDTV with Apple TV box, connect it to the same Wi-Fi as your iPhone.
Step 2: Turn TV input source as "HDMI signal".
Step 3: Then visit the control center of your iPhone 8 (Plus) iOS 11. Tap AirPlay to find your Apple TV name in the AirPlay target list. Hit the title to build OTA connection and beam YouTube TV shows on iPhone 8 to Apple TV.
This built-in AirPlay support is already available for apps like YouTube, TED, HULU, etc, which enables to you stream in-app videos to Apple TV wirelessly.
5KPlayer is far more than a simple YouTube downloader and AirPlay sender that gives you a solution to airplay video music. This fantastic downloader and AirPlay sender also works as a professional video music player that handles video in any format, like MP4, MOV, AVI, MKV, MP3, FLAC, 4K, 5K etc. Besides, it embraces features of converting YouTube video to MP3, AAC audio and playing any region code DVD (region code 1-6).
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