Nokia Streaming Box 8000
How can I make a software update?
Software updates of the Nokia Streaming Box are done automatically. In case of available updates for installed apps, you will get a notification on the Home screen. Go to the Notification and press OK to read it.
Why isn't the TV showing pictures in 4K UHD?
The picture quality depends on the media and the input source. Poor image quality could be a result of: Watching low-resolution content. Using a cable that does not support 4K UHD. Your TV does not support 4K UHD.
How do I play media files from a USB drive on my Nokia Streaming Box?
Connect an external USB drive to the USB-A connector of the Nokia Streaming Box. The USB-A connector is the big USB located on the side. Download a multimedia player app, VLC for Android player, Sun player, MX Player or similar, from Google Play. Open the app and select the file to play back.
How do I install apps?
You need to be logged in with a Google Account to download Apps from Google Play. Press the Google Play button on the remote control of the Nokia Streaming Box. You can search and download Apps to the Nokia Streaming Box. If you did not enter a Google Account during first time installation, you can still add it. Go to the menu Settings / Accounts to enter it.
What can I do with the USB-C connector which is located on the rear panel?
The USB-C connector can be used for charging mobile phones or other devices with USB-C connection.
What are the requirements for the Internet of my Nokia Streaming Box?
The Streaming Box works well with standard internet connection. However, you will have better experience the faster the Internet connection is. Please note, that the more devices are connected to your home network, the less broadband you have for your Nokia Streaming Box.
Can I connect my Nokia Streaming Box to a TV that does not have HDMI ports?
You can connect the Streaming Box to your TV with an AV cable. The cable is a cinch (3-pin jack) plug on one side. The plug on the other cable end depends on the connection port of your TV. Connect the cable to the "AV OUT" connector on the Streaming Box, the other end to the TV. Change the source input on your TV to "AV".
Do I need a Google Account to use my Nokia Streaming Box?
You do not need a Google Account necessarily. But you would need it to get access to thousands of Apps on Google Play and to use Google Assistant and talk to Google.
How do I use Google Assistant?
When you are in the Android Home menu, press the Google Assistant button on the remote control of the Nokia Streaming Box. You can search for any content. All information or videos which are related to your question will get listed.
Do I need a Smart TV to use my Nokia Streaming Box?
No. The Nokia Streaming Box upgrades any TV to a Smart TV.
Why don't I have signal on my TV although the Nokia Streaming Box is connected with an HDMI cable?
You may have selected the wrong input source at the TV. After switching to the correct HDMI port, you get the signal from the Nokia Streaming Box after a few seconds.
What can I do with my Nokia Streaming Box?
The Nokia Streaming Box upgrades your TV to a Smart TV and brings the experience of Android, known from mobile phones, to your TV. You can download Apps, such as streaming services, games, TV media centres and thousands of more Apps from Google Play. Please visit the website for more information https://www.nokia.com/shop/streaming-devices/nokia-streaming-box-8000-0
Where can I enter my Google Account?
If you did not enter your Google Account during first time installation, you can enter it in menu Settings / Accounts
How do I connect Bluetooth devices to my Nokia Streaming Box?
Go to the menu Settings / Remotes and Accessories / Add accessory / press OK. Pairing will start and will connect the Bluetooth device to the Nokia Streaming Box.
I cannot talk to Google. What can I do?
Your remote control may not be paired to the Nokia Streaming Box. Please go to the menu Settings / Remotes and Accessories and see if the Remote control is paired to the Streaming Box. To pair it again, please select Add accessory / OK. Pairing will start / Connecting / Paired
Does the Nokia Streaming Box have pre-loaded Apps?
Yes, Netflix, Prime Video, Disney+, YouTube, Google Play, Google Movie, Google Music, Google Game, etc. are pre-loaded.
Which connections do I need to operate the Nokia Streaming Box?
The Nokia Streaming Box supports video resolutions up to 4K Ultra HD when it is connected to the TV via HDMI. You can connect to the Internet either via Wi-Fi or LAN cable. Please refer to chapter 4.2 for optional connections, such as to audio equipment and USB devices.
Which Bluetooth devices can I connect to my Nokia Streaming Box?
You can connect audio devices, such as headphones and speakers as well as input devices, like keyboard or gamepad, to the Nokia Streaming Box via Bluetooth.