TVPlayer launches as a top free TV app

TVPlayer, the new live television streaming app from Simplestream, has reporting notching up an impressive 250,000 downloads within just 28 days of launching. TVPlayer was a Top 40 downloaded app within 24 hours of appearing on the App Store and following on from the success of its BETA mobile app, TVPlayer is now launching its tablet version in app stores.

TVPlayer can be watched online at and can be downloaded for free from the App Store, Google Play and the Amazon Appstore. TVPlayer is simple to use, with a smart interface that allows you to easily browse the seven-day programme guide and change channel from within the video player itself. The tablet version which launched today also offers users the added bonus of being able to set reminders.

“We are delighted to have achieved 250,000 downloads in the first few weeks and it is really exciting for us,” says Adam Smith, Founder and CEO of the Simplestream Group. “TVPlayer enjoys excellent relationships with our channel partners who have all shown great forward thinking in embracing the Internet and mobile as a new delivery platform for linear TV. We look forward to working closely with them all to ensure TVPlayer is a success for everyone involved.”




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