Best Android Apps for TV

Are you a couch potato? Don’t want to move out of house just because you could miss your favorite shows. Don’t worry, you can view all your favorite movies and shows on your android device. You just need to download some of these apps for it. Take a look.


NetFlix is one of the leading Internet television networks across the world. This app allows the users to watch TV shows and movies, on their Android devices. To use this application, the user needs to pay a subscription fee of about $10 a month. After that, he can stream an infinite amount of Netflix content. A simple Play/Pause button, and Audio/Subtitle button along with a time strip helps easy navigation while watching.

The menu options like Home, Genres, Search, and Queue, enable finding the desired shows without any hassle. It also provides the option to pause any show, whenever required. The next time, the app is opened, tapping a red ‘Resume’ button resumes the show, from where it was stopped.

Also, there will be a list of recently watched shows below the ‘resume’ button. There are thousands of movies and TV shows that can be watched anytime, anywhere, on nearly any Internet-connected screen.


Crackle is among the fastest growing digital entertainment networks across the world. This app offers various TV shows available in the US, Canada, UK and Australia. A dedicated version of this app called Crackle for Sony Tablet is also available exclusively for Sony tablets.

This app does not require the user to create any account or pay a fee to watch the shows. Every month at least 35 newly arrived videos are uploaded on this app. It enables the user to build and manage a Watch list for viewing on the app or online at

A recent update also added the ability to play back movies over HDMI, so that the streaming content can be shared over a big screen.


With this app, user can get access to a plentiful of high-quality BBC content on their Android devices. It has a superb user interface with amazing streaming quality. It allows watching TV shows from the past week. You can also watch a current show as it is being transmitted live, or even catch up it after broadcast.

The television shows are available only in UK. However, if you have previously downloaded a show onto your device via this app while in the UK, it can be watched anywhere across the world.

So, with all these apps you need not to sit in front of a television set all day long anymore. Just download the application and enjoy your favorite shows on your android device while you are on the move.

In case, you want a similar app exclusively as per your requirements then you can hire a developer from any of the Android application development companies that provide app or game development services.

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