Supported features

The chart below shows which APIs are available for each device.

Connect SDK v1.6.0

To be updated

Apps

Feature LG Smart webOS `14 Chromecast & Android TV Apple TV Roku Fire TV LG Smart TV `13 LG Smart TV `12 DIAL Sonos Speaker Xbox One LG Music Flow Speaker
Beam Web App Yes Yes Yes No No No No No No No No
Launch My app Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes. Pairing is required Yes. Pairing is required Yes No No No
Get list of installed apps Yes No No Yes No Yes. Pairing is required Yes. Pairing is required No No No No
Mobile app to TV app messaging Yes Yes Yes No No No No No No No No
Deeplink into app store Yes No No Yes No Yes No No No No No
Beam Youtube Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes No

Media

Feature LG Smart webOS `14 Chromecast & Android TV Apple TV Roku Fire TV LG Smart TV `13 LG Smart TV `12 DIAL Sonos Speaker Xbox One LG Music Flow Speaker
Beam video Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No Yes No
Beam audio Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Beam photo Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No Yes No
Media pause Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No No Yes No
Media stop Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Get media duration Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Seek media Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Play State Subscription Yes Yes No No Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Get Media Info No Yes No No Yes Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes
Media Info Subscription No Yes No No No Yes Yes No Yes Yes Yes
SRT subtitles No No No No No Yes Yes No No No No
WebVTT subtitles Yes Yes No No Yes No No No No No No

System Controls

Feature LG Smart webOS `14 Chromecast & Android TV Apple TV Roku Fire TV LG Smart TV `13 LG Smart TV `12 DIAL Sonos Speaker Xbox One LG Music Flow Speaker
Show toast alert Yes. Pairing is required No No No No No No No No No No
Keyboard input Yes. Pairing is required No No Yes No Yes. Pairing is required Yes. Pairing is required No No No No
5-way controls Yes. Pairing is required No No Yes No Yes. Pairing is required Yes. Pairing is required No No No No
Mouse controls Yes. Pairing is required No No No No Yes. Pairing is required Yes. Pairing is required No No No No
Input selector Yes No No No No Yes. Pairing is required Yes. Pairing is required No No No No
Power off device Yes. Pairing is required No No No No Yes. Pairing is required Yes. Pairing is required No No No No

TV Controls

Feature LG Smart webOS `14 Chromecast & Android TV Apple TV Roku Fire TV LG Smart TV `13 LG Smart TV `12 DIAL Sonos Speaker Xbox One LG Music Flow Speaker
Volume up/down Yes Yes No No No Yes. Pairing is required Yes. Pairing is required No Yes Yes Yes
Set volume Yes Yes No No No No Yes. Pairing is required No Yes Yes Yes
Tuner channel control Yes. Pairing is required No No No No Yes. Pairing is required Yes. Pairing is required No No No No
Volume Subscription Yes Yes No No No Yes. Pairing is required Yes. Pairing is required No Yes Yes Yes. Pairing is required

Playlist

Feature LG Smart webOS `14 Chromecast & Android TV Apple TV Roku Fire TV LG Smart TV `13 LG Smart TV `12 DIAL Sonos Speaker Xbox One LG Music Flow Speaker
Beam Playlist Yes No No No No No No No Yes No No
Play Next Yes No No No No No No No Yes No No
Play Previous Yes No No No No No No No Yes No No
Jump To Track Yes No No No No No No No Yes No No