Have you recently bought a Samsung smart TV? Well, in that case, it is time to download the best apps to enjoy movies and TV shows in full-HD experience. Samsung offers many apps that let you watch shows, play games, listen to music, and more, so the question is which apps are the best?
1. Samsung TV Plus
All Samsung smart TVs come with Samsung TV Plus pre-installed. You don’t have to worry about paying for a subscription as it is free. You can watch sports, movies, web series, and listen to music without spending a nickel. However, you will need an antenna to receive all the channels it offers.
Subscription Fee: None
Let’s be honest- watching a few YouTube videos on our phones has become part of our daily routine. And now you can see those videos on your Samsung smart TV HD screen when you download the app. There is so much content on YouTube that everyone finds something interesting. Watch cartoons, movie trailers, music videos, and news for free. You can also check out the new uploads of the channels you subscribed to. What’s more, YouTube now offers full-length movies at a reasonable charge.
Subscription Fee: None
Netflix is a go-to place for all movie lovers, and this streaming giant practically invented the whole streaming model. It offers hundreds of TV series and films and also makes significant investments in its original projects, known as Netflix originals. Apart from TV series and movies, Netflix also offers documentaries and comedy specials.
Subscription Fee: Rs 499/Month (Standard Plan)
4. Disney + Hotstar
Disney Plus offers its streaming services in India under the Disney+Hotstar banner. Fans of classic Disney films and Marvel should download this app to stream all their favourite movies. What’s more, Star Wars movies and TV shows are also available on this app.
Subscription Fee: Rs 299/month (Premium)
5. Amazon Prime Video
Amazon is a relatively new player in the world of streaming but it has gained a high following in just a few short years. Part of its charm is that when you subscribe to Prime membership, the company provides extra benefits for shopping from the Amazon website. In recent years Amazon acquired the rights to stream many popular and acclaimed films and shows and invested heavily in its original shows. High-profile TV series such as ‘Ring of Powers’ and ‘Good Omens’ have helped to popularize the app.
Subscription Fee: Rs. 299/Month
When Spotify was introduced to the world, it completely changed the way we listen to music. Since Spotify, most of us have gotten rid of music CDs and stopped downloading music tracks. Spotify offers thousands of songs and podcasts entirely free of charge if you are not bothered about listening to advertisements. For people who do not want ads to interrupt their listening experience, the company offers multiple subscription options that will suit your needs. Just download the app on your Samsung smart TV and listen to your favourite songs whenever you want.
Subscription Fee: None (with advertisement)
JioCinema is an Indian streaming platform with a wide selection of content. You can watch live sports, movies, and web series on JioCinema with a small subscription fee. One of the best benefits of the app is it offers content in multiple languages, including Hindi, English, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu, Marathi, Punjabi, and more. It is a great option for sports lovers as JioCinema has the license to stream FIFA World Cup, the UEFA Champions, and English Premier League in addition to the Indian Premier League (IPL).
Subscription Fee: Rs. 999/Year
8. NVIDIA GeForce
Many people do not know that it is possible to play games on your smart TV by downloading gaming apps. Most Samsung TVs are compatible with NVIDIA GeForce, and you may access your favourite GeForce NOW games through this app. However, it is a paid service, and users pay a monthly fee to continue using its services. The app will give you access to a virtual mouse and keyboard, but you should note that updated software is necessary for a smooth gaming experience. Some Samsung Smart TV models may not support 4K GeForce NOW streaming.
Subscription Fee: Rs. 650/Month
Smart TV apps are a wonderful option if you prefer streaming services over local cable networks. With these apps we discussed above, you will have complete control over the content you want to watch and when you want to watch it.