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Watch TV Shows with the Ultra HD Sampler App

Learn how to download and use the Ultra High Definition (HD) Sampler app (Ultra HD Sampler app) on compatible Samsung and LG Smart TVs.

Using the Ultra HD Sampler App

  1. Download the app from Samsung's Smart Hub or LG's Smart World.
  2. Upon opening the app, you will see a loading screen.
    The loading screen displays the XFINITY logo and the message "All content in this application, including advertising content, is provided by Comcast and its partners."
  3. Log in using your XFINITY username and password.
    Username screen with the instruction "Please enter your comcast.net username.  Choose "Next' when finished to enter your password."  Use the arrow buttons on the remote to choose a letter and press the OK, Select, or Enter button to select it.  When finished, use the arrow buttons to highlight "Next" in the right-hand corner and press the OK, Select, or Enter button.
  4. Select the content you wish to watch from the Watch Now menu.
    The Watch Now menu with programming options displayed as tiles.  Use the remote's arrow buttons to highlight an option and press OK, Select, or Enter.
  5. After selecting your program, you will be presented with Series Info.
    The Series Info for the selected programming choice - in this case, USA's Suits.  Choose "Episodes" to view a list of available episodes.
  6. Select Watch on the episode you wish to view.
    The Episode Info screen with the Watch option highlighted.
  7. You can access a Device Settings menu that will allow you to enable Closed Captions and manage your audio preferences.
    The Device Settings screen with Closed Captioning, Audio, and Logout options.
  8. Accessing the Parental Controls menu allows you to do the following:
    • Set PINs Manager
    • Set Movie Locks
    • Set TV Locks
    • Turn Safe Search On or Off
      The Parental Controls screen with a list of options available.

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