When the Internet became widely available to the general public, one of the most desired functions was the possibility of watching TV channels without a TV from your computer without too many difficulties. For this reason, many developers released their TV tuner cards for desktop PCs. Now, with our ubiquitous mobile devices we want to access that content from tablets and smartphones, and that is possible thanks to TVPlayer app for iOS and Android. This application allows users to watch TV online and view all the content of UK channels such as live shows and movies. just like on your TV.
The first thing that can attract your attention is that its use is free, something unusual when we are talking about an application that offers this kind of service, with no pop-up windows to annoy you while you enjoy your favorite programs. This app is only compatible within the United Kingdom territory, so if you are abroad this mobile application can’t be used on your system due to geographical restrictions.
Watch TV online and content of UK channels such as live shows and movies just like on your TV
The interface of this software is fully adapted to touchscreens, with a quick access to the channel you want with a single tap. TVPlayer features the usual functions of a video player, such as full-screen mode, including intuitive menus and an easy way to play any program. As it is a completely online application it makes constant use of your Internet connection, but the developers have optimized TVPlayer for making good use of your 3G and 4G data connection, as well as for broadband Wi-Fi Internet access.
Channel variety is the spice of life
TVPlayer allows its users to access any kind of content such as movies and series that are being broadcasted currently. It includes different kinds of filters for playing the programs you are interested in, depending on the categories you are looking to watch. Arts, Films, Music, Fashion or Children's shows are examples of what TVPlayer offers live-to-air.
The variety of channels is really good, granting you access to view BBC ONE, TWO, Sony’s Movies4Men, 4Music and many more, all available from the very first moment you download and install the app on to your mobile device. The application is compatible with tablets like iPad and Samsung Galaxy Tab, and smartphones running Android or iPhone devices. The multimedia service works with streamed video and adapts the quality depending on the speed of your Internet connection for optimizing the performance over video bitrate.
TVPlayer 1.2 Features
Check out the main features TVPlayer offers its users:
- Watch all of your favorite programs live-to-air without downloading a single video to your mobile device
- Automatic optimization depending on your connection speed to watch the programs without lag
- TVPlayer offers a description about the program you choose before playing it
- Browse further channels while you are playing the current video without stopping the playback
- Compatible with almost all UK channels, and more online channels to come
- Sort the available TV shows depending on the category, movies, drama series, children or music, amongst other filters
For further details about TVPlayer, feel free to check the official website through the following link before the download for your mobile device.
Check the requirements to run TVPlayer on your smartphone or tablet:
- OS: Android version 3.2, iOS v6.0 or later
- Size: 12.4MB free space