Panasonic Smart TV runs on Android TV OS, just like Android smartphones. In the smart TV, most of the Google-made apps like Chrome, Play Music, Play Store will be pre-installed. Using the Play Store, you can install apps and games on your Panasonic Smart TV. Like that, you can install the YouTube app on your Panasonic TV. But there is a catch, some of the Panasonic smart TV users are complaining about the YouTube app on their smart TVs.

YouTube is the best video sharing platforms in the world. In some Panasonic Smart TVs, YouTube will be available as a pre-installed app. You just open the app and sign in with your Gmail account, then start watching the YouTube videos. If the YouTube app is not available, you can install the app from the Play Store.

Procedure to Install YouTube On Panasonic Smart TV

(1) Launch the Play Store app on your smart TV.

Google Play Store

(2) Go to the Search bar and search for the YouTube app.

YouTube On Panasonic Smart TV

(3) Select the YouTube app from the list of apps.

(3) Install the YouTube app by clicking the Install button.

(4) After the app is installed, select the Open button to launch the app.

(5) Sign in with your Gmail ID and get access to the YouTube app.

(6) If you want, you can also skip the sign-in process and watch YouTube videos without the account. By doing this, you won’t get any personalized recommendations from YouTube.

Alternate Way to Use YouTube on Panasonic Smart TV

The steps mentioned above are not a guaranteed process. Some Panasonic TV users are complaining that the YouTube app is not available on the Play Store. On the YouTube Community page, users are saying that the YouTube app is removed for all Panasonic TV models and no longer working on Panasonic Smart TV. On the Panasonic News, it is stated that the YouTube app won’t work on TV models from 2008 to 2011. If you can’t access the YouTube app on your Panasonic smart TV, you can use the browser.

YouTube On Panasonic Smart TV

Open any of the browsers on your Panasonic TV and go to the YouTube website. Sign in with your Gmail account and start watching YouTube videos. If you can’t access the app, this is the only way. You can also get some external streaming device like Roku or Firestick. As the YouTube app is available for streaming devices, you can buy any of those streaming devices and connect it to your Panasonic TV.

Related: How to Install and Stream YouTube on Firestick.

YouTube, being the most used video-sharing platform, can’t able to provide constant support to smart TVs like Panasonic. Let’s hope that the issue will be resolved sooner. Until then, you need to use the YouTube website on any web browser to access it. Drop your thoughts about these issues in the comments below.

Frequently Asked Questions

1. Why has YouTube disappeared from my Panasonic TV?

Google is having some issues with the API version 2.0. Until it is resolved, YouTube won’t be available for Panasonic TV.

2. How do I get YouTube on my Panasonic TV?

Install the app from the Play Store. If it not available on the Play Store, go to the YouTube website and watch videos.