How To Install Ubuntu TV

Before you attempt to install and download Ubuntu TV, it would probably be a good idea to read our in-depth article on what it Ubuntu TV. On that page you will also find out just how much Ubuntu TV will cost you.

Remember, Ubuntu TV has yet to be officially released, it should be released either end of 2014 or sometime in 2015 according to Canonical.

How to install Ubuntu TV on Samsung

Ubuntu TV on Samsung

Install Ubuntu TV

  • open a terminal (ctrl+alt+t)


  • sudo apt-get -y build-dep unity-2d


  • sudo add-apt-repository ppa:u2t/bleedingedge


  • sudo apt-get update


  • sudo apt-get -y install unity-2d-shell

That is it, pretty easy right? Simply reboot your machine and pick unity-2d when logging into Ubuntu.

Install Ubuntu TV Video

Bonus Link: You can find out more information about how to modify your Ubuntu TV installation at: