The TV extension for Tizen Studio allows you to create applications for Samsung Smart TVs.

TV Extension Image 5.0.1 Download

Release Note


Before installing the TV Extension image, uninstall the Tizen Studio, then install the latest Tizen Studio version. The TV Extension can behave unexpectedly on older Tizen Studio versions.

  • New and Changed Features

    • Tizen 5.0 Emulator
      • The TV platform and emulator have been updated.
      • Emulator launch speed has been improved.
      • The MDE Enabler has been added.
      • .NET 2.1 has been implemented.
      • EFL 1.21 has been implemented.
      • The Chromium version has been updated to M63.
    • Tizen .NET
      • .NET Core 2.1 has been implemented.
      • TizenFX TV 5.5.0 has been implemented.
      • The OpenTK and SkiaSharp libraries have been implemented.
    • Native Client (NaCl)
      • The NaCl Toolchain Download Manager has been added.
  • Fixed Bugs

    • Web Simulator
      • The issue where the keyboard stops working after closing the configuration settings has been fixed.
      • On macOS, in the configuration settings, the issue where the first firmware option checkbox is always checked has been fixed.
    • Native Client (NaCl)
      • The issue where, if a NaCl project has not been selected, a device debug configuration cannot be created has been fixed.
      • The issue where, if the NaCl SDK directory has not been defined, the Debugger tab in the Debug Configuration window is blank has been fixed.
      • Issues with the privileges page have been fixed.
    • Emulator
      • OpenTK bugs have been fixed.
      • Debugging bugs for .NET applications through Visual Studio have been fixed.
  • Known Issues

    • The application "Lock/Unlock" feature is not functional in the TV emulator.

    • The following Samsung Product Web APIs are not supported by the emulator:

    • The following TizenFX TV APIs are not supported by the emulator:

    • There can be sound distortion when testing the text-to-speech (TTS) features with the emulator.

    • If you use a MacBook Pro which has both Intel HD and NVIDIA® GPUs, the emulator can be unexpectedly terminated when you execute the emulator with "OpenGL ES Ver" set to "v1.1 & v2.0". Check the emulator configuration in the Emulator Manager, and on the "General" tab in the "Emulator Configuration" window, set "OpenGL ES Ver" to "v2.0 & v3.0".

    • The emulator is not supported on Ubuntu 12.04.

    • If there is no audio connection, video playback stops after 15 seconds.

    • There is an issue to use the memory profiler feature in "Visual Studio Tools for Tizen" for NUI template.

    • There is an issue that stops when the web simulator runs the video web app. (This issue occurs only in Windows.)

    • If you run the web app through the IDE before the emulator is fully executed, there is an issue that the web app does not run.