How to Get Disney Plus on Apple TV

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January 27, 2024

If you’re a Disney Plus subscriber, you can stream your favorite movies and TV shows using the Disney+ app on iPhone, iPad, Android, and Windows devices. Mac users can also enjoy Disney content via a web browser. But what about enjoying these captivating videos on a larger screen, such as your Apple TV? In this article, we’ll show you how to download and watch Disney Plus on your Apple TV, including on older Apple TV models.


Is Disney+ available on Apple TV?

Yes. Disney+ is available on Apple TV. You can get started by downloading the Disney+ app from the App Store. Please note that older Apple TV models might not have access to the App Store. Disney+ is supported on the following Apple TV devices that are running tvOS 15.3 and later:

  • Apple TV HD (4th generation or later)
  • Apple TV 4K 

How to get Disney+ on Apple TV?

To watch Disney Plus on your Apple TV, you’ll need to download the app. The process for downloading Disney+ is simple and straightforward. Follow these steps to get started:

Step 1. Go to your Apple TV home screen and open the App Store.


Step 2. Search for Disney Plus in the App Store.

Search disney+

Step 3. Choose Get to download the Disney+ app on your Apple TV.

get disney plus

Step 4. The Disney+ app will be added to your home screen.

disney plus added to home

Step 5. Launch the Disney+ app and sign into your account to start streaming. Sign up for a new account if necessary.

log in to disney plus

How to watch Disney+ on older Apple TV models?

To enjoy Disney Plus on older Apple TV models, you can use the AirPlay feature on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac. AirPlay enables Apple devices to share videos, images, music, and more with your Apple TV, speakers, and compatible smart TVs, as long as they’re connected to the same network.

Using iPhone/iPad to airplay Disney+ on Apple TV

Follow the instructions below to airplay Disney Plus titles from your iPhone and iPad to your Apple TV.

  1. Make sure your Apple TV and iOS devices are connected to the same WiFi network.
  2. Launch the Disney+ app on your iPhone or iPad and select the video you want to watch.
  3. Tap the AirPlay icon in the top right corner of the screen.
use airplay

  1. Select your Apple TV from the list of available devices to airplay the Disney Plus content.
  2. The chosen Disney Plus video will now begin playing on your Apple TV.
select device

Screen Mirroring Disney+ to Apple TV from your Mac

AirPlay is also accessible on Mac, offering an additional way to stream Disney Plus on your Apple TV. Follow these steps to use this feature:

  1. Connect your Mac and Apple TV to the same network.
  2. Open the web browser on your Mac and select the title to watch on
  3. Click the Control Center icon in the menu bar.
  4. From the drop-down menu, select the Screen Mirroring icon, then select your Apple TV.
  5. If prompted, enter the displayed four-digit code on your Mac.
screen mirror

How to download Disney+ titles to watch on TV offline?

Disney+ allows you to download movies and TV shows on supported mobile devices for offline viewing. However, downloaded content will become unavailable once you cancel your subscription or when the titles are removed from Disney+. Furthermore, the downloaded titles can only be watched in the Disney+ app, and cannot be transferred to other devices.

To keep your downloads permanently and watch on other devices, you need to save the Disney+ movies and shows as MP4 files. Luckily, with the help of Pazu Disney Plus Downloader, you can download unlimited movies and TV shows from Disney+ with either a Basic or Premium account. It has an intelligent search engine, and an advanced download core to help you download high-quality Disney+ videos on both Mac and Windows.

Pazu Disney+ Video Downloader supports downloading Disney Plus videos in MP4 or MKV format and retains audio tracks and subtitle files in multiple languages. So you can save the downloaded content to an SD card or USB drive to watch it on any MP4-supported device.

Disney Plus Video Downloader

Disney+ Video Downloader

Download Disney+ movies & TV shows to MP4 with HD quality. 

  • Download movies & TV shows from Disney+.
  • Download videos in 720P.
  • Preserve audio tracks and subtitles.
  • Fast downloading speed.

The following is a detailed tutorial to download movies and TV shows from Disney+ with Pazu Disney+ Video Downloader.

Step 1. Run Pazu Disney+ Video Downloader on your Mac or Windows

Download, install, and launch Pazu Disney+ Video Downloader on your Mac or Windows. Log in to your Disney+ account. Click the key icon and enter your registration code to unlock the full version if you have purchased a registration. If you haven’t, go ahead with the free trial version.

Disney Plus Video Downloader

Step 2. Add Disney+ movies/TV shows

Enter the movie/TV show title in the search field.

add Disney Plus videos

Or copy and paste the link of the movie/TV show from the Disney+ website. Then click the Search icon.

search Disney Plus videos

Step 3. Customize the output settings

Click on the Setting button in the upper right corner to customize the video format (MP4/MKV), video codec (H264, H265), and output path, select the language of audio tracks and subtitles, etc.

  • Video format: MP4 or MKV
  • Video codec: H264 or H265
  • Audio language: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese
  • Subtitle language: English, French, German, Japanese, Spanish, Chinese
Disney Plus format

Step 4. Download movies or TV shows

Pazu Disney+ Video Downloader allows you to select specific audio tracks and subtitles for downloading.

If you are downloading a movie, there is a Setting icon next to the Download icon. Click it to choose the exact audio and subtitles languages. Click on the Download icon to start downloading the movie.

If you are downloading a TV show, after clicking the download icon. You will see all episodes and the Setting buttons on the pop-up window. You need to select the episodes you want to download and click the Setting button to choose the exact audio and subtitles languages, then click the Download button.

Disney Plus episodes

Then click the Download button on the right bottom corner. The downloading begins.

Disney Plus videos to MP4