Facebook launches video app on Samsung SmarTVs, Apple TV

Facebook announced the launch of its new video-centric app for SmarTVs and streaming media players on Samsung TV sets and fourth-gen Apple TVs.

The new app is available on Samsung Smart TVs from 2015, including its 2017 QLED TV lineup. Samsung is the only TV manufacturer that will support the app at its launch,said the company in a press release.

Through the app, users can watch videos shared by friends or Pages they follow, top live videos from around the world, and recommended videos based on their interests.

To access the app, users can log into their Samsung Smart Hub and download the application. For Apple TV users, the app can be donwnloaded from the App Store.

A few weeks ago, Facebook had announced the launch of its video-centric app on Samsung, Apple and Amazon Fire, the latter has not yet been announced.