- Samsung is bringing its TV Plus app to some Galaxy telephones on September 23.
- The Android app affords the identical entry to free TV exhibits and films, together with children’ exhibits.
- You’ll want at the least a Galaxy S10 or Note 10 to start out watching.
You now not want one in every of Samsung’s televisions to benefit from its free TV service. Samsung is releasing an Android model of its TV Plus app for sure Galaxy telephones on September 23 via each the Galaxy Store and Google Play.
As on the massive display screen, the cell app will supply “lots of” of hours of free, on-demand TV exhibits and films from 135 channels, together with CBSN, Cheddar, and Samsung’s personal The Movie Hub. Parents can be completely satisfied to know there are 9 devoted children’ channels. Many of the titles are older or area of interest (corresponding to Thelma and Louise or Gordon Ramsay’s Kitchen Nightmares), however they might do the trick in the event you’re uncertain of what to observe.
You will want a high-end telephone to start out watching, nonetheless. Samsung is limiting TV Plus to variants of the Galaxy S10, Note 10, S20, and Note 20. Your extra inexpensive telephone received’t qualify, then.
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Samsung launched TV Plus in 2015, however it has taken on added significance through the pandemic as folks scramble for issues to observe throughout lockdown with out including one more subscription to their month-to-month payments. The service has usually been ad-supported.
The firm didn’t say why it was solely introducing a cell app now, however it’s laborious to disregard the timing. With regular life seemingly on maintain for some time longer, a free cell TV app may preserve you entertained even in the event you’ve exhausted your queues on paid providers. Of course, it’s additionally a assist for Samsung’s backside line. You could also be extra seemingly to purchase a Samsung telephone or TV if you realize that you simply’ll have a load of free movies ready, even when they’re not as recent as the most recent Amazon or Netflix authentic.