How to see RaiPlay on the TV

Here’s how to watch RaiPlay, Rai’s free streaming platform, on the TV.

Have you subscribed to  RaiPlay or are you about to do so, and would you like to see the contents available on the catalog directly on your TV? You are in the right place, in this article we will explain in detail  how to watch RaiPlay on Smart and non- Smart TVs .

Managed by RaiPlay and Digital ,  RaiPlay is Rai’s video streaming platform  that offers a wide range of  contents , all of which can be used  completely free of charge . It can be used both after registration and without any account (with some limitations),  RaiPlay is visible on  PC, Smartphone, Tablet and TV.

  1. How to watch RaiPlay on TV
    1. How to watch RaiPlay on Smart TV
    2. How to watch RaiPlay on non-Smart TV

How to watch RaiPlay on TV

To be able to watch the  contents available on RaiPlay directly on your TV, you need to have a  Smart TV or, if you do not have one, a compatible media player, such as the Google Chromecast and the Amazon Fire Tv Stick.

Before explaining in detail what are the steps to follow, depending on the type of your TV, we remind you that in order to have access to the complete RaiPlay catalog  , which includes a wide range of on-demand content, the live broadcasts of Rai TV channels and the titles aired on the Rai networks in the previous 7 days, you need to register for a free account . Find out here how to register for RaiPlay .

How to watch RaiPlay on Smart TV

If you have a  Smart TV connected to the Internet , you can watch RaiPlay either through the appropriate free application or from the  blue button on your remote control.

Below, in detail, all the steps to follow to watch RaiPlay using the homonymous application:

  • Go to the Appsection  or to the  Store of your TV
  • Search for  RaiPlayusing the appropriate search bar
  • Download the app
  • If you want to have access to the entire RaiPlaycatalog , associate your device with the RaiPlay account (we remind you that at the moment  it is not possible to register an account from  Smart TV )

You can choose to associate your RaiPlay account  with the  Smart TV in two different ways:

  • By entering the data with which you are registered in the appropriate field
  • Using the  numeric code, which will appear on the screen, at or on the application, in the Associa TV section

The latter method is necessary if you have registered an account using  Facebook, Google or  Twitter .

To  watch RaiPlay using the blue button on the remote control , if you have a TV with HbbTV2 software , here are the steps to follow:

  • Tune in to a Rai channel of your choice
  • Click on the button corresponding to the color that appeared at the bottom right of your TV screen
  • If you wish to have access to the entire RaiPlaycatalog  , log in to your account

We also remind you that it is possible to associate multiple accounts for each  TV .

How to watch RaiPlay on non-Smart TV

If, on the other hand, you would like to see  RaiPlay on your TV but you do not have a  Smart TV , you should know that you can do so using a compatible media player .

Here are some of the devices compatible with the RaiPlay application :


  • Amazon Fire TV Stick
  • Android TV
  • Smart TV Box
  • Apple TV
  • Google Chromecast

After purchasing a compatible device, here are the steps to follow to watch RaiPlay using a media player connected to your TV and your Wi-Fi network :

  • Search for the free RaiPlayapplication  in the device store
  • Download the app
  • At the end of the  downloadopen the application
  • If you want to have access to the entire RaiPlaycatalog,  enter the credentials with which you are registered on the platform

You can also watch  RaiPlay from a  decoder , if the latter is able to support the HbbTV 2.0.1 protocol  .

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