The Discovery+ app is now available in the US on LG Smart TVs from 2018 or later, giving users access to content from Animal Planet, HGTV, Food Network, and more.
2018+ LG Smart TVs
Once again, only owners of a recent LG Smart TV will get access. The companies confirm that Discovery+ will be available on 2018-2021 Smart TVs including LG's OLED and LCD models, despite 2014-2017 LG models also running webOS.
There was no word on Discovery+ availability on LG TVs in regions outside the US.
- "We are thrilled to expand the availability of discovery+ and provide LG customers a direct and easy way to stream our much-loved brands, series and talent," said Gabriel Sauerhoff, SVP, Digital Distribution & Commercial Partnerships, Discovery.
The Discovery+ app is compatible with 2018-2021 LG TVs
The streaming service offers 60,000 episodes of current and classic shows from Discovery, A&E, The History Channel, HGTV, Food Network, TLC, ID, OWN, Travel Channel, Animal Planet and Magnolia Network.
Discovery+ offers a selection of nature and animal documentaries and specials in 4K resolution but it is not clear if 4K streaming is supported on LG TVs.
The Discovery+ app was already available on Amazon Fire TV, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku, Samsung Smart TVs (2017+), and Vizio Smart TVs.
Discovery+ is available in the US for $5 per month with ads or $7 per month without ads.