Plex recently made it’s app for Android TV and numerous smart TV’s available for all to access for free. Until the change the app was only available to Plex Pass members as the company worked through feature sets and other issues. This has been the pattern for the company whose media server apps are becoming standard on streaming devices and Smart TVs.
Plex allows users to access media from network connected devices in the home, via shared servers over the Internet, via web based TV addons and even bookmarked webpages through it “plexit” browser feature.
Once simply a port of XBMC (now Kodi) for Mac the app ecosystem has grown to include homes on Roku, Android TV, The Fire TV, Smart TV’s PlayStation, Xbox, and many more platforms.