Megabox is one the best android apps that allows its user to download and stream recent movies and TV series online for free and in HD. It has a simple and effective user interface. This app is not available in the play store; it needs to be downloaded manually.
Before downloading the Megabox apk files, the user needs to make some changes in the security settings.
As this app is not downloaded via the play store, the phone recognizes it as an unauthorized download. It is a protection to avoid malicious apps being downloaded. Megabox is safe, and it has over a thousand downloads. To avoid the phone from blocking the app being downloaded, only two steps need to be followed.
- Go to setting –> Security and under the device administration, enable the Unknown Source.
- Download the Megabox apk file and open it.
Your app is downloaded and it is ready to be used.
A very interesting feature is that the app occupies only 6 MB. It utilizes less space and doesn’t affect the functioning of the phone. It works very smoothly and is completely error free. These features make this app very unique.
Some of the highlighting features of this app apart from it’s user-friendly interface are
- It’s absolutely free to download and no in-app purchases. Update: It has got an in-app purchase to remove ads from the app but you can easily bypass it using lucky patcher.
- Recent movies can be streamed online or it can have downloaded to watch it later.
- Available in many qualities – 360p, 480p, 720p and 1080p too!
- The app is consistently developed and bugs are fixed at the earliest.
- It’s organized in a very sophisticated manner. The user can browse by Rating, Popularity and New.
HOW TO USE THIS APP?
This app is straightforward
The app has four options on the top.
- The Megabox HD logo- we can browse through the categories.
- Category Button – The entire movie collections are organized according to their genres. The user can browse through the genres and watch a movie.
- Search button – ‘The la la land bags many Oscars this year! Stunning performance by Emma Stone.’ If you just know the movie you want to watch, search right away through the quick search button.
- Setting button – to customize.
ARE YOU IN A DILEMMA ON WHICH MOVIE TO WATCH?
The Megabox app’s home screen displays a variety of movies and TV Series which you can watch right away. No searching, no browsing. Just open the app, click on a movie and enjoy!
NEVER HEARD OF THE MOVIE? The Megabox has a feature that shows the synopsis of the movie along with the IMDB rating, Year of release, Genre and its status.
How to access these information?
Once you have selected the movie. Click on it. All the details about the move appear under the information tab.
NOW, AFTER SELETING THE MOVIE, HOW TO WATCH THIS MOVIE?
Under the videos tab, a variety of videos that are available is listed. Choose a video and a pop up appear.
Select the resolution at which you want to watch.
Download or watch it online!
NOTE: This app needs an exclusive player app to view the videos. This article also covers the player app and how to download it.
CAST PLAYER (Player app)
The Megabox app requires the Cast Player app which is available in the Play store. The Cast player has over 100 thousand downloads. This player supports all formats. This player can be used to view other videos also.
The Cast player also supports the subtitles and WiFi Sharing.
Apart from these options, the Megabox HD has few additional options that you can find in the main menu.
ADDITIONAL OPTIONS –
FAVORITES – Have a list of movies to watch over the weekend? Can’t remember all of them?
Whenever you find a movie that you might watch in the future or over the weekend, you can star it. Once you bookmark it, the movies will appear under the Favorites tab. You don’t have to search for the movie ever again.
DOWNLOADS – You can keep track of movies, and series downloaded.
Re-watch and Relive them!
Did you forget to bookmark a movie or didn’t download it and you just can’t remember the name? NO WORRIES.
Under the HISTORY tab, all the movies that were browsed are recorded. Browse through the history and watch the movies or series you missed.
Sick of watching on small screens? You can Chromecast your videos from Megabox!
WHAT IS CHROMECAST?
Developed by Google, this feature is used to mirror the phone onto large screen.
HOW TO USE CROMECAST IN MEGABOX?
To use Chromecast, another app is required.
Download the All Cast or Local Cast from the Play store. Now in video tab of the Megabox HD app, select the Custom Button and choose either of the players. Connect and cast on your TV!
Enjoy free HD movies on bring screen.
To summarize, this app is for all the movie and series fanatics out there. This app outperforms most of the online movie streaming apps as they also provide all the TV series along with movies for free and is user-friendly.
Megabox HD is a one stop application for movies and TV series.
You want to know about the movie before watching? You don’t have to browse the net anyone. The app provides all the information and rating. You can download it or watch it online. You can cast it on TV and watch it with friends and family. You can star them to watch it later again. All these features in one app – Megabox HD.
The drawback of this app is it requires additional apps to view and cast on TV, and it constantly needs to be updated.
With Megabox HD and a good internet connectivity, watch any movie, anytime and anywhere with just a few clicks. It’s uncomplicated interface, and its humongous collection of movies of various genres makes it one of the best apps available for watching recent movies and TV series.