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Plex

by Plex, Inc.
Rated: All Ages

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Compatible Controllers: Game Controllers, Fire TV Voice Remote
Languages Supported: English, Spanish

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Latest updates

What's new in this version
  • NEW:
  • - [TV] Live TV: you can now page up and down on the TV guide using program up/down controller keys.
  • - Live TV: add TV guide long press action support to navigate to pre-play.
  • - Live TV: tune channels even when opening a future airing pre-play.
  • FIXES:
  • - Player: improve subtitle handling when media analysis isn't present.
  • - Player: reduce memory requirements for playing high bitrate content.
  • - Player: direct play 5.1 PCM.
  • - Player: ensure transcoded playback works on networks with DNS rebinding.
  • - [TV] Playqueue from Tidal music videos could not contain all items.
  • - [TV] Player: ensure codec is successfully initialised on Miibox devices.
  • - Make sure all servers and sources are available during the first run.
  • - Advanced sorts and filters were not being being loaded.
  • - Player: resolve error when playing forced transcoded content due to server based WAN bitrate limit.
  • - [Mobile] Player: seeking podcasts content after changing playback speed might not work.
  • - Player: improve cleanup when closing.
  • - [TV] Tracks played from search results might not work.
  • - [TV] `Settings` and `Sign In` icons don't look good on devices with API < 24.
  • - [TV] Selecting an item from the Recommendations Channel could result in a blank screen.
  • - Live TV: deleted Live TV & DVR sources could still be visible.
  • - [Mobile] Live TV: Recent Channels on home screen would incorrectly show progress bar.
  • - [TV] Replace `News` Recommendation channel with `Free Movies & TV`.
  • - Improve memory usage on the home screen.

Product details


Product features

  • Stream 1000s of FREE movies and TV shows from filmmakers around the world. From Oscar award-winning movies to Anime, Bollywood musicals, documentaries, family-friendly shows, and much, much more.
  • Magically organize all your personal media—photos, music, movies, shows, even DVR-ed TV—and stream it to any device in a beautiful, simple interface; Plex adds rich descriptions, artwork, and other related information.
  • Search for your favorite podcast or discover new ones through personalized recommendations. Plus: 30 second skip, variable speed playback, rich discovery, and full Plex-style support for cross-device playback status (including On Deck, so you can pick back up where you left off on any device).
  • Get personalized and trusted video news from over 190 global publisher partners (and growing!), including CBS, Financial Times, Euronews, and top local news sources for over 80% of markets in the US.
  • Cut the cord! Go premium with a Plex Pass and use Plex Live TV & DVR so you can watch and record free over-the-air HD TV, at home or away, like NBC, ABC, CBS, and FOX, with any supported digital antenna and tuner.

Product description

Stream it your way with Plex. 1000s of free movies and TV shows from filmmakers around the globe, with big hits from Crackle, Warner Brothers, MGM, Lionsgate and more! From Bollywood to Hollywood, Cannes to Japan. Classics. Animation. Family-friendly content. Documentaries. Stream music, podcasts, news, live TV and more to all your devices, wherever you are.
Master your Mediaverse. Stream free movies and TV shows plus all your personal video, music, and photo collections as well as your preferred podcasts, web shows, and online news to your smart TV, Roku, Apple TV, Fire TV, PC, Mac, Android or iPhone.
• Stream 1000s of FREE movies and TV shows from filmmakers around the world. From Oscar™ award-winning movies to Anime, Bollywood musicals, documentaries, family-friendly shows, and much, much more.
• Magically organize all your personal media—photos, music, movies, shows, even DVR-ed TV—and stream it to any device in a beautiful, simple interface; Plex adds rich descriptions, artwork, and other related information.
• Search for your favorite podcast or discover new ones through personalized recommendations. Plus: 30 second skip, variable speed playback, rich discovery, and full Plex-style support for cross-device playback status (including On Deck, so you can pick back up where you left off on any device).
• Get personalized and trusted video news from over 190 global publisher partners (and growing!), including CBS, Financial Times, Euronews, and top local news sources for over 80% of markets in the US.
• Cut the cord! Go premium with a Plex Pass and use Plex Live TV & DVR so you can watch and record free over-the-air HD TV, at home or away, like NBC, ABC, CBS, and FOX, with any supported digital antenna and tuner.
Visit https://www.plex.tv/free for more information.

Note: If you’ve already purchased the app through Google Play Store or you have a Plex Pass, you do NOT need to purchase again! Your previous purchase will be automatically detected.
Some features of this app are supported by interest-based advertising, to learn more about this and your choices regarding it visit the Plex Privacy Policy.

NOTE: STREAMING PERSONAL MEDIA REQUIRES PLEX MEDIA SERVER VERSION 0.9.11.1 OR HIGHER (AVAILABLE FOR FREE AT https://plex.tv/downloads) INSTALLED AND RUNNING TO STREAM TO OTHER DEVICES. DRM-PROTECTED CONTENT, ISO DISC IMAGES, AND VIDEO_TS FOLDERS NOT SUPPORTED.

Technical details

Size: 36.1MB
Version: 8.1.0.17967
Developed By: Plex, Inc.
Application Permissions: ( Help me understand what permissions mean )
  • Access information about Wi-Fi networks
  • Access information about networks
  • Enter Wi-Fi Multi-cast mode
  • Open network sockets
  • Read from external storage
  • Access the list of accounts in the Accounts Service
  • Get notified that the operating system has finished booting
  • FOREGROUND_SERVICE
  • PowerManager WakeLocks to keep the processor from sleeping or the screen from dimming
  • Write to external storage
  • com_android_providers_tv_permission_WRITE_EPG_DATA
  • com_android_providers_tv_permission_READ_EPG_DATA
  • Allows an application to receive messages via Google Cloud Messaging
  • Receive message via Amazon Device
Minimum Operating System: Android 5.0
Approximate Download Time: Less than 5 minutes

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R. Southworth
1.0 out of 5 stars Worked twice
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Grimm
3.0 out of 5 stars Good, but ahh just read for yourself
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1.0 out of 5 stars Plex
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1.0 out of 5 stars No idea
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great!
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5.0 out of 5 stars Needs an account
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5.0 out of 5 stars Great item and high quality
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Bhaves
5.0 out of 5 stars Excellent product
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Xander Hutchison
5.0 out of 5 stars Plex
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mr justin n osullivan
4.0 out of 5 stars Yeay to plex
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 29 October 2019
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4.0 out of 5 stars jay
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 6 March 2015
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Julie houston
4.0 out of 5 stars Easy to instal
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Gary
2.0 out of 5 stars It's up to you but given the option again I wouldn't install it.
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King Ali
5.0 out of 5 stars This is great, just waiting for XBMC / Kodi plu-in development ...
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 22 December 2014
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John Crisp
1.0 out of 5 stars Awful company.
Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 26 April 2018
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