There are many different streaming services, such as Netflix, Amazon Prime, etc. All of them, on the one hand, provide the same opportunities as you watch your favorite movies and series. However, all streaming platforms vary in price and the number of devices connected at the same time. Once you sign up for any streaming service, you will always have a few burning questions about how everything works and what features you can use. For example, it might be limitations on simultaneous streaming, compatible devices, and personalization options.
The streaming service Hulu is one of the giants in this area. For now, it is only available in the U.S., but despite this, it is very popular. Moreover, you can install and watch it on almost all devices, including Xfinity TV Box. Hulu gives you access to ABC, NBC, FOX, A&E, and many other networks, as well as exclusive Hulu original series such as The Handmaids Tale, Ramy, Little Fires Everywhere, Marvel’s Runaways, and Dollface.
So, here is how to watch Hulu on your Xfinity TV Box.
How to install the Hulu app on Xfinity X1 or Flex
If you want to install the Hulu app on your Xfinity X1 or Flex, you have to follow these steps:
- First of all, press the “xfinity” button on the remote control.
- Then, select “Apps”.
- Finally, select “Hulu”.
After you select Hulu from the X1 or Flex Apps menu or say “Hulu” on the Voice Remote, the app will launch. Now, you can sign in to the Hulu account, here is how to do this:
- Select “Log in” to use your existing information to sign in to the Hulu app on your Flex or X1. You can also select “Start Your Free Trial” on the TV or streaming set-top box to sign up for a new Hulu subscription.
- After that, choose “Activate on a computer” to use your computer to sign in to Hulu, or “Log in on this device” to finish the process on your TV.
- Finally, you will be prompted to select a user profile to start watching Hulu. Selecting it will take you to the Hulu home screen.
Once you have completed these steps, you will be able to choose a movie or TV show and watch it on Hulu on your Xfinity TV Box.
What is Xfinity Flex
Xfinity Flex is a voice-controlled 4K streaming set-top box that puts all your favorite streaming apps in one place on your TV. It includes the Xfinity Internet package at no extra cost. As a result, you get two amazing services for the price of one. Xfinity Flex can offer you over 10,000 free movies and shows, have access to your favorite apps like Netflix, Disney+, Prime Video, and Hulu, and rent or buy the best movies and shows. The Xfinity Voice Remote allows you to search all of your apps in one place.
Xfinity Flex also comes with Peacock. It’s a new streaming service from NBC Universal. You can definitely also watch hundreds of movies, your favorite series, and exclusive original programming, as well as the latest news, sports, and pop culture updated daily. Everything is included at no extra charge. On Flex, you can also listen to your favorite artist or playlist using Spotify, Pandora, iHeartRadio, and Amazon Music. If you’re using Xfinity Flex with the xFi Gateway, you have access to some Xfinity features, like suspending WiFi and setting parental controls.
To use Xfinity Flex, you’ll need the Xfinity Flex streaming TV set-top box. The first Xfinity Flex TV set-top box (with 4K, or UHD support) is included with the Xfinity Internet service. Each additional Flex TV set-top box costs just $5 per month. If you want to cancel the service for any reason, you will need to return the Xfinity Flex set-top box.