HotStar is one of the most popular apps currently among the Indians. The HotStar is an entertainment app and has been developed by Star India PVT LTD. The HotStar app allows the users to watch various TV shows, Movies and cricket match highlights on their smartphone. However, the app is currently only available for Android, iOS and Windows Phone smartphones, but what if you want to install Hotstar app on your PC? You can do this as well. Here is how to download and install Hotstar app on your Windows PC running XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 10.
As already mentioned in the post the Hotstar app is only available for Android and other smartphones and is officially unavailable for Windows PC. However, you can still download and Install Hotstar on your PC with the help of Android emulators like Bluestacks.
Android emulators allows the users to run Android apps on Windows PC and Mac. One of the most popular Android emulator is Bluestacks. I have already written an article on how to install WhatsApp on PC using the same method. Here is how you can download and install Hotstar using the Bluestacks emulator on your PC.
How to Install Hotstar on PC and Mac
Step 1: Download and Install Bluestacks on your Windows PC or Mac.
Step 2: Once you are done with the installation processor, open Bluestacks.
Step 3: Before you can use Bluestacks, you have to sign in to Google Play store using your Gmail account.
Step 4: Once you are signed in, go to search bar of Bluestacks, and search Hotstar and hit enter.
Step 5: In the search result you will see Hotstar app on Google Play Store. Click on Hotstar live TV movies Cricket.
Step 6: Now you will be asked to install the app on your PC. Click on Install button and then click on Accept button.
Step 7: Next, wait till the Hotstar app is being downloaded and installed on your PC.
Step 8: Once the app is successfully installed, click on Open button to open it from Google Play store. Or the you can also find Hotstar app installed in Bluestacks apps list.
That’s it. Now that you have successfully installed Hotstar app on your PC, you can enjoy watching your favorite shows and cricket matches anytime from PC.
Watch Hotstar Online on PC
Now if you don’t want to install Hotstar app on your then you can also use Hotstar and watch your favorite shows online from the official Hotstar website. Here is how you can do it.
Step 1: Go to Hotstar.com
Step 2: Click on any of the featured content to watch the latest on Hotstar.
Step 3: You can also find your favorite contents like TV Shows, Movies, Sports and Collection etc by click on the tab beside featured.
Step 4: Select any shows or movie you want to watch and click on Play button to watch them.
That’s it. This was about how to install Hotstar app on PC. Do let us know your views in the comment below.