Plex server setup synology to tv

Hi, I have a synology DS213j that I realized is finally compatible with my diskstation.  I installed the app and my new Vizio tv also contains the app.  Can they work together?  Do I need a premium account?
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Joshua GrantomSenior Systems AdministratorCommented:
To use the TV app you will need a premium account. I found this out when I was trying to use my Vizio Smart TV to watch my Plex media...
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snoopaloopAuthor Commented:
Regardless of what you are using for storing content media?  I have a synology NAS
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Joshua GrantomSenior Systems AdministratorCommented:
https://support.plex.tv/hc/en-us/articles/202197608

That is correct. You must be a Plex Pass subscriber to use the smart TV app.
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snoopaloopAuthor Commented:
I use Boxee Box to stream my video content.  Do you think this is worth the $150 forever premium pass?
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Joshua GrantomSenior Systems AdministratorCommented:
I think its worth it. I use it on my phone, xbox, tv, roku, tablet, when I'm travelling, etc...

Being able to share my library with friends and family is pretty cool also.

Its a lot easier than having to carry around an external hard drive with all of my media on it and then having to worry how I'm going to connect it up wherever I end up.
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