How to Use Insignia TV Remote App on Phone
Insignia Smart TVs offer users the best display, perfect sound system, and excellent streaming experiences in the comfort of your home. The TV runs on either Fire TV OS or Roku TV OS. So, we have the option to download the streaming application that is available in the Roku and Amazon store. Is there a remote app for these Insignia TV Smart TVs? Well, the Insignia TVs can be controlled even using your smartphones with the help of the Insignia TV remote app.
Insignia Roku TV Remote Control App for SmartPhone
Among the two operating systems, if your TV runs on Roku OS, you can use the Insignia Roku Official Remote Control App, available for both Android and iOS devices. By being user-friendly, this app allows you easily control your TV and allows you to install streaming apps from Roku Channel Store. In addition, you can use voice or keyboard search to surf for content quickly, along with casting media files from your smartphones. This app is available for free download.
. Download the app either from the Google Play Store or Apple App Store on your phone, depending on the OS of your smartphone.
. Make sure to connect your Insignia Roku TV and smartphone to the same Wi-Fi network.
. Launch the app and accept the terms and conditions if asked, then proceed to the Continue option.
. Tap on the Devices icon in the app screen’s bottom right corner. The List of devices available on the same network will be displayed on the screen.
. Make sure to enter the PIN to connect with the Smart TV.
. Select your TV from the list and click on the Remote icon post selecting the TV.
. Finally, you can control your TV using your smartphone’s Roku TV Remote app.
Insignia Fire TV Remote App for SmartPhone
This remote app is for the Insignia Fire TV Edition. If the Insignia TV that you own operates on Fire TV OS, you can utilize the Amazon Fire TV app available for smartphones to control your TV. It has voice search (not available in all countries), easy navigation, controls for playback, recast support, simple keyboard entry, and quick accessibility to games and apps.
. To begin with, ensure both the Insignia Smart TV and smartphone are connected to the same network.
. Download and install the app on your Android or iOS device.
. Open the app and click Sign In to log into your Amazon Account using the associated credentials.
. After signing in, look for your TV from the available devices list.
. Choose your device, and enter the PIN that displays on the Smart TV to pair the mobile and the TV.
. You can operate your TV using this Insignia Smart TV remote app.
Alternative Remote Apps for Insignia Smart TV
Apart from the Roku and Fire TV remote apps, various other applications are available exclusively for iOS or Android users. However, these applications are much easier and simpler to download and operate.
Insignia TV Universal Remote App
Using the Infrared feature, you can use the Insignia Universal Remote app to control your Insignia TV. However, it is available only for Android phones or tablets and can be downloaded from the Play Store. To use this app, you must have an Android smartphone with in-built IR or external infrared to control the TV.
The app replicates all the functions of a remote. It is also easy to configure, and you do not need to repeat the configuration for the same device. Once you configure your TV, you can find it in Saved Devices. You can also use it as an Insignia Soundbar Remote app, Insignia DVD player Remote app, and AV Receiver Remote Control app.
Alternatively, you can try the TV Remote for Insignia in the Play Store. This app also requires Android phones with an in-built IR blaster to control all Insignia TVs.
Remote Control for Insignia TV App for iPhone
For iOS users, we have the Insignia TV Remote available in the App Store. The Remote Control for Insignia TV app is created so that no remote installation is needed; you can simply select the remote from the app and use it. The remote that you use lastly will be saved, and you can access it easily the next time you open the app, rather than searching or pairing it again. Its easy interface and design allow a fast touchpad and keyboard features that help quick text typing.
Insignia TV Remote App for Android
This remote app is available in the Play Store for Android users. It contains all the functions of a conventional remote. As we open the application, click the button to see which works for your device. Stop doing it when the TV responds to the remote signal. The drawback of this app is that you need a smartphone with IR Blaster.
. Tap on the Select Insignia Model option to choose your Insignia TV model.
. Figure out the compatible remote from the app by pressing the Power button and stop as the TV responds to it.
Using the above-mentioned apps, you can operate your Insignia TV easily, even when your remote does not work. So there’s no need to panic if you have misplaced, lost, or damaged your remote. You can rely on these apps to operate the TV in all these cases.
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If the Insignia TV remote is not working, take the batteries out for 2-3 min and put it back in the slot to check if it works. If not solved, reset the TV to pair the devices again, so the Insignia TV remote will works fine.
You can use the Insignia TV Remote Control apps that work with IR features to control the TV without Wi-Fi.