Everything You Need in One Package

The TV SDK Extension provides developers with all the tools required to develop apps for our Smart TVs. It includes an IDE, a light-weight TV simulator (for testing web apps), and a TV Emulator (for testing Tizen apps). Samsung has combined the best TV features with a robust development environment so engineers can build apps for millions of Samsung TV owners. 

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New Feature Spotlight

Develop - Preview

Smart Hub Preview

The Smart Hub Preview feature allows apps to surface content on the main Samsung TV UI, even when the user is not currently using that app. Designed to simplify content discovery and increase engagement, the Preview can display up to 40 tiles of content, each with their own deep link capability to launch directly to specific content when clicked. 

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Develop - Performance

Improving Performance

We put together a collection of tips and best practices for developing apps with a focus on efficiency and performance. 

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Develop - NaCl Player

NaCl Player

NaCl Player is a multimedia player API that provides a way to build a fully featured VOD player for the Samsung Smart TV. The API provides control of multimedia playback and handling of streaming operations.

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