If you have heard of IPTV bundle (IPTV.bundle) and wondered what it is then we will explain exactly what is IPTV bundle so you can enjoy this neat plugin.
What Is IPTV Bundle (IPTV.bundle)?
IPTV Bundle (IPTV.bundle) is a plugin made by a developer named Cigaras which is made for the Plex platform so you can watch IPTV on Plex.
The IPTV.bundle plugin has been around for many years and is the only way you can add IPTV to your Plex installation whether you are using a Plex client or have a Plex media server located in your home or remotely.
IPTV bundle allows you to read IPTV streams from M3U files which no other Plex app is capable of this.
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What Features Does IPTV Bundle Have?
Once you install the plex plugin you will be able to read your IPTV provider M3U Playlist file and enjoy all their live TV including:
- IPTV Categories
- EPG (TV Guide)
- Custom Logos
- And More
The bonus with using IPTV.bundle by Cigaras is when you play an IPTV stream the IPTV playback will be handled by Plex itself which is one of the best video media players around and you won’t have to leave the Plex app to watch IPTV which is always a plus.
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Where Can I Get IPTV Bundle (IPTV.bundle)
To get the Plex plugin you will need to use this link
https://github.com/Cigaras/IPTV.bundle then click on the green code button and download as a Zip then put the zip folder in your Plex plugins folder.
You can see a full in-depth guide on How To Install IPTV On Plex which will help you install the IPTV.bundle plugin and walk you through all the steps to install IPTV into your Plex installation.
You can also see our article on How To Install Plex Plugins so you can install different third-party apps and plugins on your Plex or Plex media server.
Is There Any Other Way To Watch IPTV On Plex?
Yes, there is another way to watch IPTV on Plex and that’s installing xTeVe on your Plex but you will need a premium Plex pass a month to be able to use this method.
We will be covering how to install xTeVe inside Plex in the coming days.
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If you have Plex and also an IPTV subscription then it’s always best to put IPTV alongside Plex so you have everything you need all in one application which makes life a touch easier.