How to Change Sony Smart TV Region – Unblock US Channels Charles | Last Updated On: May 23, 2020 | 6 Comments How to change Sony Smart TV region to US/UK? Your Sony Smart TV comes pre-loaded with apps and channels. Each region has different channels. The best Sony TV regions are the US and the UK regions. With apps like Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, BBC iPlayer. In order to unblock and watch American or UK channels on your Sony Bravia TV or BD Player, you need VPN or Smart DNS proxies. How to Change Sony Smart TV Region to US UK via VPN or Smart DNS Proxy How to Change Sony Smart TV Region. Only follow the steps listed below after you setup VPN or Smart DNS proxy on Sony Smart TV or BD Player. First, click the “Home” button on your remote control. Then, go to “Settings” and choose “Network”. Press “Refresh Internet Content”. Once done, depending on your VPN or Smart DNS configuration, US/UK apps will appear in your Sony Smart TV menu. Unblock US/UK Apps on Sony Smart TV – Smart DNS You can use Smart DNS to unblock and watch American or UK channels on Sony Smart TV. These channels are geoblocked outside US and UK respectively. In order to watch US/UK channels on Sony TV, you have to spoof your location. You can configure Smart DNS directly on your Sony Smart TV. This will change the Sony Smart TV region and give you access US apps outside USA. First, you need a Smart DNS subscription. Unlocator allow you to unblock US and UK apps on your Sony Smart TV. Once signed up with Unlocator, you will get two DNS server address. Follow the Sony TV setup guide to configure DNS on your TV. Then, follow the steps to refresh Internet content on your Sony Smart TV. Keep in mind that you cannot load US or UK channels simultaneously on your Sony Smart TV. Unlocator offer a free 7-day trial which does not require a credit card. They support 215 streaming channels across different devices. Watch US/UK Channels on Sony Smart TV – VPN VPN is another method to bypass regional restrictions. Sony Smart TVs or BD Players do not have a VPN client. Thus, you will have to setup VPN on your router instead. Keep in mind, not all routers are VPN compatible. Setup a US/UK VPN server on your router. Follow the instructions provided by VPN providers such as ExpressVPN. Once you have established a VPN connection on your router, refresh Internet content on Sony Smart TV. Depending on the VPN server you have chosen, you should now have access to either US or UK channels on your Sony Smart TV. Watch US/UK Netflix, Amazon Instant Video, Vudu, Hulu, HBO Go, BBC iPlayer, iTV, 4OD. VPN setup on Sony Smart TV is not as straight forward as with Smart DNS. However, it does an equally impressive job to unblock geo-restricted channels on your Smart TV. Let’s have a look at the best three VPN providers to unblock and watch American/UK channels on Sony Smart TV. Last Updated Yesterday Rank VPN Provider Link 30-Day Money-back Guarantee Unlimited Bandwidth Apps For All Your Devices 24/7 Live Support Visit ExpressVPN Visit BulletVPN Visit NordVPN 4 Visit Surfshark Change Sony Smart TV Region – Unblock American Channels Whether you are in Canada, Australia, France, Germany, you can change your Sony Smart TV region and unblock US/UK apps. All thanks to Smart DNS proxy or VPN. Related Posts How to Get American Netflix on Smart TV Outside the US 43 Comments | Aug 30, 2014 Unblock American Channels on Chromecast outside USA No Comments | Dec 29, 2015 How to Watch Golovkin vs Derevyanchenko Live Online No Comments | Oct 4, 2019 How to Get a UK IP Address Abroad? No Comments | May 21, 2018 About The Author Charles Streaming gadgets geek. Interested in every little thing there is to know about bypassing regional restrictions. An avid believer in the right to protect online privacy. Charles has also reviewed plenty of VPN service providers and knows how to separate the good apples from the bad ones. 7 Comments TheDate June 7, 2019 Reply Hi, does it also work for Sony Bravia Android TV? I´m interested in getting apps from US/US and ES from Germany, which is blocked or simply no in the GooglePlay available for the region. Charles June 7, 2019 Reply Hi there. Yes, it should work on Sony Android TVs as well. Check this guide for more info. laura April 5, 2019 Reply Great smart TV with all UK Channels searching for this actually and meanwhile this blog had helped a lot! Julio February 26, 2019 Reply How can I access UK digital channels such as BBC I player in Spain on my Sony Bravia smart TV Charles February 27, 2019 Reply Hello Julio. Is it an Android-based Sony Smart TV? Ben January 4, 2018 Reply I have UNlocator installed and it says it is running succesfully on my sony (new smart tv. I have changed region on the tv, used a new email account with USA as the region and cleared google player data but it still loads as if in canada. My router is bridged from the rogers cable modem/router. What else can i do as i only want one TV to be USA and keep other devices canada Mitch may June 29, 2017 Reply I have a 55in Sony smart tv and I would like to know how to get free tv channels Add a Comment Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment:*Name:* Email Address:* Website: This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.