How to Stream CNN Plus on Xbox One? Best Alternatives

Playing online video games are making more fun and entertaining. Even if you are playing on Xbox One, improve the playing mode. However, Xbox One is not only for playing games; also you can stream your favourite content from streaming apps such as Netflix, Disney, and more. Today our topic is also similar to this. If you are looking for how to stream CNN Plus on Xbox One? Read this entire article to get the possible ways to stream CNN plus content on your console.

How to Stream CNN Plus on Xbox One?

What is CNN Plus?

CNN plus is a paid streaming service and it is an online news channel. However, it is owned by the CNN division of WarnerMedia News & Sports. Therefore it started in July 2021 and launched officially in March 2022. It is an over-the-top video streaming service available in the United States country.

Although it offers live news, original series, documentries from the channel library, and an interactive community, also, this service is available without any ads to stream on your compatible device. It is more affordable and budget-friendly for the subscribers to claim.


  • CNN Plus starts from $5.99 per month, and also now, you will get 50% off for the first four weeks at  $2.99 per month.

Can I get CNN plus on Xbox One?

Unfortunately, you won’t be able to install the CNN plus app on your Xbox One gaming console. But you can get this service on other streaming devices such as Apple TV, Chromecast, Roku, Firestick, Android, iOS, Tablet, Mac, Windows, Sony TV, and Vizio TV. Check out  HBO Max on Xbox One

How to stream CNN Plus on Xbox One?

Since it is not available on the Xbox One console so you should alternatively screen cast CNN plus on Xbox one using an Android or iOS device. From your Android device, you can miracast use the Airserver app, which is a dedicated app for Xbox to mirror from your Android and iOS devices and another method is the usual method to mirror from your Xbox app. Also, read Paramount Plus on Xbox

1. To Miracast from Android to Xbox One:

  • First, you should set up your Xbox console and Android device to the same internet access.
  • Launch the Xbox app from your smartphone and choose to connect from the main menu.
  • Look for the CNN plus app on the play store from your Android device.
  • Once it gets completes the download process, then open it.
  • Log in with your CNN plus account credentials.
  • Go to the notification panel and choose the screen mirroring icon.
  • Now choose your Xbox One on the list of devices and then choose the screen mirroring option.
  • Now your Android screen will be screen mirrored on your Xbox-connected TV screen.

2. Use Airserver to screen mirror your Xbox console Via Smartphone:

In order to connect your iOS device to your Xbox One, you can also apply this Airserver app to your Xbox One. However, this app is mainly made for the cast from Android to Xbox One consoles. So use the given below methods to cast from Android or iOS to Xbox One using the Airserver app. Related post, ITV Hub Live on Xbox

  1. First, you should turn on your Xbox One console and then navigate to the Xbox Store.
  2. Next, look for the Airserver app from your Xbox and tap to download it once you got it.
  3. Again download the CNN plus app on your play store and open it.
  4. Then log in with your account credentials and pull down the control centre.
  5. Click on the Airplay icon and then choose your Xbox One console from the list.
  6. Now your device will be cast from iOS or Android to Xbox One screen.
  7. At last, you can access the CNN plus content and play from your Xbox-connected TV.

Wrapping Up:

You won’t be able to download and install CNN plus on your Xbox One due to Xbox is made for certainly playing video games, but also you can stream some streaming services from this console. Unfortunately, CNN plus is not available in the Xbox store. But you stream alternatively using the screen mirroring method. If you have any more questions related to CNN plus on Xbox One, let me know in the comment section.

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