How To Install Showbox On Your Android TV Box

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A tutorial on how to install Showbox on your android TV box.  Showbox is a popular app that allows you to view movies or television programs on your android TV box in a couple of clicks.  No need to search through sources, as the app looks after that for you.  Simply select the quality you want to stream, low, medium, or high; sit back and enjoy.  Eight simple steps with screenshots to show you how to install Showbox on your android TV box the proper way.

Step 1

search for showbox


Open up your browser on your android TV box and do a Google search for the term “showbox.apk”.

Step 2

search results for showbox apk

I used the one from  Click on the link.

Step 3

show box install instructions

Scroll down and look for the eye icon and click the green download box to download the Showbox.apk to your android TV box.  No, its not that simple, there is a few steps to carry out yet.

Step 4

Select app installer

You will now want to back out of your browser and open up the all apps screen as shown above.  Here you will click on Appinstaller.

Step 5

Select local disk

Here we will select “Local Disk” as that is where the apk file will be located that we downloaded when we did our Google search.  On some android boxes you might have to locate the apk file in your downloads folder.

Step 6

select showbox

The AppInstaller will locate the Showbox app we downloaded.  Click on Show Box.

Step 7

Select install showbox

Click on “Install” to start installing Showbox on to your android TV box.

Step 8

Select open

Once you get this screen you are all set.  Click on open to launch Showbox for the first time.  It will do some updates upon first opening.  Next time you go to find showbox, it will be located in your all apps folder on most android TV boxes.

showbox interface

Once Showbox opens on your android you will a very clean looking interface that resembles Netflix.  The top menu bar breaks your selections down to movies and shows, keeping everything very simple.  You can periodically check the updates tab for new releases.  Go ahead and make a selection.

showbox movie selection

Once you make a selection you can choose to stream in low, medium or high picture quality.  Make your selection and seconds later the show will begin playing.  No need to sort through sources as Showbox already does this for you.  One click simple playing.

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