Steam Link for Android TV

Steam link for Android TV

If you are a gamer surely you have heard about this app. If you haven’t tried it earlier you can try it. Surely you would get more experience with it. Mainly you could stream your steam library with this app. So what is the main function of this steam link app? The whole gaming process will be brought to your android device by this above app. That can be known as desktop gaming. 

Now you have an idea about the app. Then we should see how we can perform that by this app above. 

The Bluetooth controller or the steam controller is just needed. Pair up one out of them. Then after that you should connect them to running steam by a computer. But that has to be in the same LAN or the local area network. From that method, you can start playing games. You can select one from your existing list of games. That is for the performance of your android device. Then we will see some other equipment compatible with the above app. 

Play PC Games on your Android TV

You can play your PC Games on Android TV devices like Nvidia Shield, Mi Box S, Fire Stick, Fire TV Cube, SkySteam and many more.

Android TV

You could connect your computer to the router. That can be done with the help of the ethernet. Then after connecting your android TV using the same ethernet to router. This is the same as the procedure mentioned above. 


Like in the above method connect your pc to the WiFi router of 5GHz. That can be done with the help of the ethernet. Then connect the android device for the above WiFi. Then you only have to keep the device within a range from the WiFi router. 

Then I think it is better if you discuss some features and the problems related to this app. That is beneficial for the upcoming users of the above app. Am I right? Certainly. 

Features of the Steam Link

  • It has the best streaming technology. That is as same in the Valve’s steam link.
  • You have the ability to play many game types including the spectate VR games.
  • You can change the texts and the images both according to your wish. That means you can make them big or even smaller.
  • You can switch this app into fast streaming quality. That is like it switching up to a 5GHz network.
  • You could control this app overall by the touch screen. No need to use an external controller.
  • At the time when you pairing two devices you have to use the same WiFi network.
  • There are some controllers that are supported by the app. I’ll tell you the main two of them. The steam controller and the other one is an Xbox One S controller.

These are the features of the above app. There are some other things added to the above list. Would you like to see them with me? We will see.

New features

  • The existing failures have been corrected. There had failures when connected with some hardware
  • Fixed all the crashes that happened while connecting to the computer
  • Fixed the mappings of face button
  • They have corrected the almost bugs.

  Apart from that in the follows you could see some important details we need when downloading this app. Shall we?

Size of the app – 20. 41 MB sized app

The developer of the app – valve corporation is the developer of the app

Downloads of the app – now there are about 1,000,000+ downloads have taken place.

The requirement for the downloading – it needs an android 5.0 or newer version. Other than that it works with Windows 7 or newer, Mac Os and steam OS.

How to Install Steam Link on Android TV

Steam Link app available for free donwload on Google Play Store. Steam Store also available for Android TV. Click here to install Steam Store on Android TV. If your Android TV box have Google Play Store click below link to download.

If Play Store does not show or say incompatible with your device, you can try below mention procedure to download and install this app easily. Since Filelinked does not have latest version of this app we are using Aptoide TV app. Aptoide TV app has Android TV apps and games for free download.

1. First Download and install latest version of Aptoide TV. Click here to install Aptoide TV on Android TV.

2. Open Aptoide TV and click on Search bar.

Aptoide TV Search icon

3. Type “Steam” on search bar and click on suggestion to view search results.

Steam Link searching on Android TV

4. From search results click on “Steam Link” app.

Select Steam Link from Search results Android TV

5. Now click on “Install” button to begin installation.

Install Steam Link on Android TV


  1. Is this a free app?
    Yes, you can download it for free. No need to pay. 
  2. Is this safe for my device? 
    Yes, there are no harmful things contained in here. 
  3. Are there any ads?
    No, there are no ads that disturb you.
  4. Can I use my phone as a controller?
    You can use your phone. But there are three things to be with you. Those are pc, smartphone, and Bluetooth capable of controlling. 

I think all these above are suitable for you. Even if you have added them to your library. That is not only enough. Work with this and share your ideas with us.


One response to “Steam Link for Android TV”

  1. it works really nicely in my windows but with my android TV sometimes it gets lagged. But still I find it as a good streamer.

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