How does Facebook Watch work on Portal TV?

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Facebook Watch lets you discover videos and original shows in categories like sports, news, beauty, food and entertainment on your Portal. You can also use Facebook Watch to co-watch shows in sync with another Portal user during a call.

To use the Facebook Watch app:

  1. Click to open the Facebook Watch app.
  2. Select the video you want to watch.

You may need to download Facebook Watch to your Portal TV before you start using it.

To use Facebook Watch during a call:

  1. Press Select to expose the call menu.
  2. Click .
  3. Click FB Watch, then click OK.
  4. Select the video you want to watch. The other person will need to click Accept to start watching together. Both viewers will be able to play and pause the video.

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Last updated June 22, 2020
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