Xiaomi Mi Box & Xiaomi Mi Stick is an Android-based streaming device just like Fire TV, Android TV, and Android box. Just like other Android devices, you can access IPTV and various other streaming services in Mi Box/Stick too. The Mi itself does not offer any kind of streaming content to watch. You need to install some free or paid service to start streaming in it. To play IPTV on Mi Box or Stick, you need some IPTV player like GSE Smart IPTV, VLC media player, Smart IPTV, etc., installed on your device. In the upcoming article, let’s see how to install and stream IPTV on Xiaomi Mi Box and Stick.

Xiaomi Mi Box – Features & Pricing

  • 4K & HDR 10
  • 1.5GHz Quad-core with 64-bit Processor
  • Android TV OS 9.0
  • Chromecast Ultra Built-in
  • Dolby Audio + DTS 2.0 Digital Out
  • Google Assistant with Voice Search

Pricing – $60.97

Xiaomi Mi Stick – Features & Pricing

  • Quad-core CPU and 3+2-core GPU
  • 1GB RAM and 8GB ROM
  • DTS multichannel HD audio encoding & Dolby Audio
  • Android TV OS 9.0
  • Google Assistant with Voice search remote
  • Smart Cast

Pricing – $54.99

How to Install IPTV on Xiaomi Mi Box & Stick

To stream IPTV on Xiaomi Mi Stick or Box requires some IPTV player application installed on your device like GSE Smart IPTV, Perfect Player, VLC Media Player, etc. Some IPTV service offers their very own streaming application to stream IPTV content. Also, there are several ways to stream IPTV on Xiaomi Mi Box and Stick. Let’s see one by one in the guide below.

How to Install IPTV on Xiaomi Mi Box & Stick from Play Store

If the IPTV service application or IPTV Player is available on the Play Store, follow the steps below to install it.

[1] Connect and set up the Xiaomi Mi Box/Stick to your TV.

[2] Launch Google Play Store from the home screen.

Play Store - IPTV on Xiaomi MI Box and Stick
[3] Search for the IPTV service/Player from the Play Store.

[4] Click on Install to download and install the application.

[5] Once installed, launch the app on your streaming device.

[6] Setup your IPTV account or log in with your credentials.

[7] Start Streaming IPTV on Mi Box or Mi Stick.

Related: How to Install IPTV on Android Box

How to Install IPTV on Xiaomi Mi Box & Stick by Sideloading APK

Some IPTV Player or IPTV service applications will not be available officially on Play Store. For those applications, we need to sideload the APK on your Xiaomi Mi box or stick.

[1] Launch Google Play Store on your Mi Box or Stick.

Google Play Store
[2] Search and install the Downloader app from Play Store.

[3] Once installed, go to Settings and choose Security & restrictions.

Security and restrictions
[4] Choose Unknown Sources and select the Downloader app.

Unknown sources - IPTV on Xiaomi MI Box and Stick
[5] Tap on the Downloader to enable unknown sources access.

downloader - IPTV on Xiaomi MI Box and Stick
[6] Once enabled, launch Downloader on your TV.

[7] Enter the IPTV application’s APK URL in the URL field.

[8] Click on Go to download and install the APK file.

[9] After installation, launch the app on your TV.

[10] Log in with your credentials or set up your IPTV.

[11] Now, you can start watching IPTV on your Mi streaming device.

How to Cast IPTV on Xiaomi Mi Box & Stick

If you have low storage or only-mobile IPTV application, you can still watch IPTV on your TV by casting your screen to the Mi streaming device. All the Mi streaming device comes with the built-in Chromecast and the smart cast. So you can simply cast or mirror your smartphone application to the Mi screen and start streaming.

[1] Download and install the IPTV app on your smartphone.

[2] Once installed, launch the IPTV app on your phone.

[3] Connect both your smartphone and Mi device to the same Wifi connection

[4] Click on the Cast icon on the screen (if the application has Chromecast support).

cast - IPTV on Xiaomi MI Box and Stick
[5] Or just mirror your screen via Google Home (Android) or Replica (iOS).

[6] By doing this, you can stream IPTV without installing the app.


These are some of the possible ways to install and access IPTV on Xiaomi Mi Box and Stick. Some of the best IPTV for Xiaomi Mi stick and box are Juice TV IPTV, Fenix IPTV, Kosova IPTV, etc., which is amazingly compatible with the new Mi streaming device. We hope this guide helps you install, set up, and stream IPTV on your Xiaomi Mi streaming device. If you have any doubts or suggestions, let us know in the comments section below.