Peacock is an American video streaming service owned and operated by NBCUniversal, offering exclusive original TV series, classic and new movies, as well as, Peacock Channels 24/7, live TV news and sports events.
Peacock also lets its users choose whether they want to watch with subtitles. You can turn on or off the closed captions in settings or while the TV show or movie is playing from any device.
Closed captions are useful for people with hearing disabilities or those that don’t understand the original language of the video. However, if you don’t need subtitles to watch a movie, they might be a bit annoying.
So, if you are looking for how to turn off closed captions or subtitles on Peacock, we’ll explain the steps in this blog post.
If you are watching on a TV:
If you’ve turned on subtitles, wait for 30 seconds for the subtitles to show up.
If you are watching on a mobile device or tablet:
You can turn off or customize subtitles/closed captions on Peacock from Settings depending on the device you are using.
For Android, follow the steps below:
For iOS and TVOS:
For Xbox One:
To customize or turn off subtitles/closed captions on Xbox One, visit their official website at PeacockTV.com.
If you are using any other streaming devices and want to know how to change or turn off/on subtitles or change the app language on them, check out our guides on how to change the language on Netflix, how to put subtitles and change the language on Disney Plus, how to turn on subtitles on HBO Max and how to enable subtitles on Amazon Prime.
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