Showbox is a popular app which enables you to download or watch your favorite movies, TV series, TV shows, animations and so on. This app is completely free and is available for Android smartphones and tablets. You could also install and run it on your laptop – with Windows XP/7/8/8.1 or Mac.
Showbox application has a simple and user-friendly interface. You could easily browse different parts of the app and choose your desired items, or type in the name of what you’re looking for in the search box on top of the screen and find it in the results. Simply choose you want to watch the video on your smartphone or PC, or download it wherever you want to watch it later.
It is especially helpful if you missed an episode of a TV series or a great movie and you want to watch it online or download it for a later time.
A big difference that separates Showbox from similar TV and movie streaming apps is that you won’t be bothered by annoying ads while using the app, hence a providing a more pleasant and enjoyable entertainment service.
Moreover, there are several features offered by this app such as:
- Showing movies and TV shows with HD support
- Secure and easily navigated user interface
- Huge regularly updated database of videos including most TV series episodes, movies, cartoons and more
- ‘My Library’ and ‘Bookmark’ options enabling users to select videos for later watching
How to install Showbox on Windows and Mac
Although Showbox software for windows hasn’t been officially released yet, there are some options available for users to install and run the app on any laptop or desktop PC (including Mac OS and Windows 7, 8, 8.1, or XP).
It’s a simple and fast trick. Just download and install some Android emulator software such as Bluestacks App Player on your PC. After you successfully installed the software on your system, you could search for Showbox app in Bluestacks search box or just download the apk file from the above link and run it using the Android emulator you just installed.
Then Bluestacks allows you to install the app on your system. If you could find the Showbox icon on “All Apps” section, it means that the install process has been OK and now you could run and enjoy the app on your PC.
Instead of using Bluestacks you could use other emulators available for Android apps, which could easily be found on Internet with a simple search. Just remember to compare the different features and select the one that best suits your needs and system specifications.
Unfortunately, iPad and IPhone users still have to wait until there’ll be an official release for iOS, or at least an Android emulator option to run Showbox. Meanwhile, they could use similar movie streaming applications such as Movie Box.