What's New

• Bug fixes, performance enhancements, and minor design updates

App Description

The MSNBC app is your destination to get the latest breaking news and in-depth analysis through commentary and informed perspectives – anytime and anywhere. Watch live or catch up with full episodes of your favorite MSNBC shows the day after they air, including:

• The Rachel Maddow Show
• Morning Joe
• Hardball with Chris Matthews
• All In with Chris Hayes
• The Last Word with Lawrence O’Donnell
• The 11th Hour with Brian Williams
• Deadline: White House with Nicolle Wallace
• MTP Daily with Chuck Todd
• The Beat with Ari Melber
• AM Joy with Joy Reid
• PoliticsNation with Rev. Al Sharpton

Get started by signing in with your TV subscription (cable, satellite or digital). The MSNBC app supports most TV providers, including DirecTV, Xfinity, Spectrum, AT&T, and Verizon.

Sign up for an NBCUniversal profile within the app using your Facebook, Google, or email account to sync your favorite shows across our family of apps and to continue watching progress across all your devices. You’ll also receive three credits to watch episodes for free before signing in with your TV provider.


Watch Your Way

• Watch the latest episodes of new MSNBC shows the day after they air on TV.
• Livestream and schedule available 24/7 when signed in with your TV provider.
• Chromecast and AirPlay compatible. Start episodes in the app and stream to your TV.
• Can't finish an episode in one sitting? The app saves your place so that you can resume watching later.
• Mark shows as your Favorites for quick access to the latest episodes.

Explore NBCUniversal Content

• Access to VOD and Live content across all of the NBC family of networks (NBC, CNBC, Bravo, • Oxygen, USA, Syfy, E!, Universal Kids, Telemundo and NBC Universo).
• New Full episodes available the day after air.
• Live stream and schedule available 24/7 when authenticated (does not include UniKids, Telemundo, or Universo).
• Substantial catalog of recent favorites and throwback favorites available to watch without authenticating.

TV Provider Access

• Sign in with your TV subscription to gain access to the entire catalog of VOD & Live content.

NBCUniversal Profile

• Create an NBCUniversal Profile to favorite and save shows across all your devices.
• Resume watching your favorite shows where you left off on any device.


Please note: Use of the app is limited to the United States and its territories. Video is accessible via 3G, 4G, LTE and Wi-Fi networks. Data charges may apply.

This app features Nielsen proprietary measurement software which will allow you to contribute to market research, like Nielsen’s TV Ratings.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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Apple TV Screenshots

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App Changes

  • July 21, 2011 Initial release
  • July 20, 2012 New version 1.1
  • August 23, 2012 New version 1.1.1
  • November 12, 2013 New version 2.0.0
  • December 28, 2013 New version 2.0.1
  • February 09, 2014 New version 2.0.2
  • July 27, 2014 New version 2.0.3
  • July 01, 2015 New version 3.0.0
  • October 15, 2015 New version 3.2.0
  • July 06, 2016 New version 3.2.1
  • July 27, 2016 New version 3.4.0
  • June 14, 2019 New version 6.18.2
  • December 17, 2019 New version 7.5.0
  • December 24, 2019 New version 7.5.1
  • July 15, 2020 New version 7.11.2
  • October 23, 2020 New version 7.16
  • November 12, 2020 New version 7.17
  • December 10, 2020 New version 7.18.2

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