Disney Plus on Xfinity: How to stream your favorite series

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Disney Plus on Xfinity How to stream your favorite series

Unfortunately, right now the Disney+ app isn’t available to the Xfinity customers. However, this does not mean you can’t watch Disney Plus on Xfinity.

You’ve probably struggled to try and figure out if there is a way that could make Disney Plus available on the Xfinity platform.

The good news is there are some really good solutions you can try. We’re presenting in this article a few confirmed methods that will give you access to the app.

They all require some additional investments and for all cases, you will need a device that is compatible with Disney Plus. Here is all you need to know.


Disney Plus not available on Xfinity? Here’s the solution

1. Make sure you have an active Disney subscription

Sign-up for Disney plus. You will have a 7 days free trial. In case you already have a Hulu or ESPN+ subscription, you can directly merge Disney +.

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2. Get a media streaming service

Amazon Fire TV

  1. Connect your Fire TV Stick to your TV
  2. Then, go to your Fire TV device
  3. From Home Screen, navigate to the main menu (top of the screen) and then go all the way to the left
  4. Select the search option and then search for Disney Plus
  5. Select Disney plus app from the list
  6. Download the app by selecting the Get label on the right side (the prominent orange button)
  7. Once the application is downloaded, return to the Home Screen and open it
  8. Lastly, log-in using your credentials and select any movie or TV show title

Roku

  1. Press the Home button 
  2. Select Streaming Channels on the left side
  3.  Scroll down to Search Channels and select it
  4. Search for Disney Plus
  5. To install the app, select the Add Channel button
  6. After the installation is finished, return to the Roku Home Screen
  7. Open Disney plus app and log-in using your credentials
  8. Select any movie or TV show and start streaming it

TV

  1. Go to your Android TV
  2. Open Google Play Store
  3. Use the search button/bar at the top and search for Disney Plus
  4. Select the app and press Install to download it on your device
  5. Return to your Android TV’s Home Screen and locate Disney Plus
  6. Open Disney Plus and use your credentials to log-in

3. Install Disney+ on your chosen streaming service

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Once you install Disney+ on your chosen media streaming service, you can use it independently from your Xfinity setup.

This means that you can open Disney+ and log-in the first you use it (using your newly created Disney Plus credentials). 


So, this would be all on most commons workarounds that will allow you to watch Disney Plus on Xfinity. If you have other suggestions, feel free to let us know in the dedicated comments section below.

FAQ: Learn more about Disney Plus streaming problems

  • Does Disney Plus work on Xfinity x1?

The Disney plus app isn’t available on the Xfinity platform. However, if you have any Disney Plus log in errors, make sure to check our solutions.

  • Can you stream Disney Plus on Xfinity?

You can stream Disney Plus on Xfinity by getting a simple media streaming device such as Fire TV Stick 4K, Roku device, or Android TV. If Disney is not streaming full screen you can try our methods.

  • How to download Disney Plus on Xfinity?

Disney Plus can be downloaded and watched on Xfinity by using one of the streaming services we’ve presented in this article. To ensure your online safety, check out our 9 fastest VPN software for streaming.

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in July 2020 and has been since revamped and updated in September 2020 for freshness, accuracy, and comprehensiveness.

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