Facebook’s app for sensible TVs, which lets customers tune into numerous movies, reveals, and livestreams on the platform, may no longer be obtainable on Apple TV, as first reported by 9to5Mac. Some customers say they’re no longer capable of entry the app after its most up-to-date replace.
In a thread on MacRumors, one consumer shares a picture of the discover they acquired after trying to open Facebook Watch on their Apple TV 4K: “The Facebook Watch TV app is no longer available, but you can still find lots of videos on Facebook at www.facebook.com/watch.” Several different customers report having the identical expertise.
Facebook rolled out its Watch app on Apple TV in 2017 after first launching it on Samsung sensible TVs. The app can also be obtainable on numerous different sensible TVs and consoles, in addition to on Facebook’s cell app and desktop website. Users who nonetheless need to use the Watch app on Apple TV ought to be capable to forged Watch from their telephone to their TV, however this clearly isn’t as handy as merely opening up an app.
It’s unclear if the Facebook Watch app is no longer obtainable as a consequence of a glitch triggered by the current replace, or if Facebook pulled the app from Apple TV solely. Apple TV continues to be listed as one among Facebook Watch’s supported platforms. The Verge reached out to Apple and Facebook with a request for remark however didn’t instantly hear again.