How to Watch Xfinity TV on Computer, Phone or Tablet

Introduction

In This Guide
You'll Learn How To:
  • Stream Xfinity TV on your computer or mobile device.
Before We Begin:
  • Have your Comcast username and password.
  • You should have the Xfinity Stream app installed if you're using a mobile device.
Xfinity

1 Choose Your Operating System

To continue, we need to know what Operating System your computer or mobile device has.

For Computers

There are 2 main Operating Systems for personal computers currently available, Windows and macOS.

Windows
Windows runs on computers produced by multiple companies, such as Lenovo, Asus, Dell, Toshiba, Hewlett Packard, Acer, and Sony.Windows 10
macOS
Apple is the only company that makes macOS computers.macOS Mojave

For Mobile Devices

There are 2 main Operating Systems for smartphones currently available, Android and iOS.

Android Smartphone
Android smartphones are produced by multiple companies, such as Samsung, LG, Motorola, Sony, Nokia, Lenovo, and HTC.Android Home Screen
iOS Smartphone
Apple is the only company that makes iOS smartphones.iOS Home Screen

? What Operating System do you have on your device?

  1. Windows
  2. macOS
  3. Android
  4. iOS
  5. Other / Not Listed

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In This Guide
You'll Learn How To:
  • Stream Xfinity TV on your computer or mobile device.
Before We Begin:
  • Have your Comcast username and password.
  • You should have the Xfinity Stream app installed if you're using a mobile device.
Xfinity

To continue, we need to know what Operating System your computer or mobile device has.

For Computers

There are 2 main Operating Systems for personal computers currently available, Windows and macOS.

Windows
Windows runs on computers produced by multiple companies, such as Lenovo, Asus, Dell, Toshiba, Hewlett Packard, Acer, and Sony.Windows 10
macOS
Apple is the only company that makes macOS computers.macOS Mojave

For Mobile Devices

There are 2 main Operating Systems for smartphones currently available, Android and iOS.

Android Smartphone
Android smartphones are produced by multiple companies, such as Samsung, LG, Motorola, Sony, Nokia, Lenovo, and HTC.Android Home Screen
iOS Smartphone
Apple is the only company that makes iOS smartphones.iOS Home Screen
  1. Open your preferred browser, typed xfinity.com/stream into the address bar, and press Enter or Return.
    Chrome browser with address entered and highlighted.
  2. Select Sign In at any location on the page.
    Xfinity Stream page with Sign In highlighted twice.
  3. Enter your Comcast Username and Password, then select Sign In.
    Xfinity Sign In with Username Password and Sign In button highlighted.

Features

Once signed in, you'll be able to:

  • Purchase a TV package.
  • Watch live TV.
  • Stream many of your favorite shows and movies on demand.

In order to stream your Comcast Xfinity television to your mobile device, you will need the Xfinity Stream app.

Xfinity Stream

Getting started with the Xfinity Stream app is very similar on both Android and iOS devices.

If You're Using an Android Device

  1. Open Xfinity Stream.
    Xfinity Stream
  2. Xfinity Stream needs to be able to store TV on your device to allow you to watch offline. The first time you start Xfinity Stream, it will ask permission to access media on your device, select Allow.
    Xfinity Stream request for media access with Allow highlighted.
  3. A welcome screen is shown. Select Get Started.
    Xfinity Stream welcome with Get Started highlighted
  4. Enter your Comcast Username and Password, then select Sign In.
    Xfinity Stream Sign In with Username password and Sign In highlighted

If You're Using an Apple iOS Device

  1. Open Xfinity Stream.
    Xfinity Stream
  2. A welcome screen is shown. Select Get Started.
    Xfinity Stream welcome with Get Started highlighted
  3. You'll be asked to use your Xfinity account to sign in. Select Continue.
    Xfinity account prompt with Continue highlighted
  4. Enter your Comcast Username and Password, then select Sign In.
    Xfinity Stream Sign In with Username password and Sign In highlighted

Features

Much like on the website, you'll be able to:

  • Purchase a TV package.
  • Watch live TV.
  • Stream many of your favorite shows and movies on demand.

We have a separate guide to help you setup up and get started with the Xfinity Stream app on your smartphone or tablet.

Xfinity Stream

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At this time, Comcast Xfinity TV does not support streaming to your device.
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