All new interface. Added free features. Back-end improvements. Local media player.
This app requires that you have PlayOn Media Server running on your PC. You can get PlayOn for free at www.playon.tv.
With PlayOn you can easily watch local videos from your PC on your iPhone or iPad. PlayOn will also aggregate all of your favorite streaming content from over 60 sites into one easy-to-use intuitive interface on your PC.
Want to do even more with PlayOn? Upgrade to PlayOn Plus for as little as $4.99 and you can not only watch local videos on your iPhone or iPad, you can stream to your phone using the same intuitive interface. You can also record streaming video from virtually any streaming site, including Netflix, HBO Now, HBO Go, and Hulu. You can cast videos to your TV via your Xbox, Roku or Chromecast. Have Apple TV? You can use AirPlay to stream to your Apple TV. We've got you PlayStation folks covered as well -- use your PlayStation to watch any streaming video on your TV via the PlayOn server. You can do all of this from the device, from your PC, or using your iPhone/iPad as a remote.
New in this version is a media player for PlayOn recordings that are stored on your phone.
Here is a list of just some of the supported channels you get with PlayOn: Netflix, Hulu (no Hulu Plus required), HBO Go, HBO Now, ABC, NBC, Fox, CBS, Comedy Central, PBS, MTV, HGTV, ESPN, ESPN3, TV.com, Cooking Channel, The Food Network, PBS Kids, Acorn, Vevo, Sprout and many more. New channels are being added continuously!
Imagine catching up on your favorite TV series while waiting for a flight, or enjoying a sitcom commercial-free during an oil change. Wherever your daily life takes you, PlayOn can entertain you. Try it risk-free. Install this free app, then download the free PlayOn software to your PC. You’ll be up and running in 5 minutes.
- November 25, 2010 New version 1.1
- October 10, 2010 New version 1.09
- March 08, 2013 New version 1.2
- March 23, 2013 New version 1.3
- August 02, 2014 New version 1.4
- October 12, 2014 New version 1.5
- October 27, 2015 New version 4