SlingPlayer for iPad
By Sling Media
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Get the most out of your Sling devices and turn your iPad into a TV with Slingplayer for iPad. With a Sling device at home and Slingplayer on your iPad, enjoy live or recorded TV over 3G, 4G, or WiFi. Take control of your TV and DVR from your tablet. Replace your traditional program guide with a fun and easier way to find your shows on your big screen TV with Gallery View*. Set up your own favorites and find all the news, shows, movies, or games that are on. Get live sports scores and statistics while watching the game. Pause, fast-forward, rewind, and even schedule DVR recordings.
• Watch and control your live and recorded TV shows anywhere, anytime – in up to Full HD.
• No blocked shows or games in any location. Watch your favorite shows and sports on all the channels you subscribe to, even when you’re overseas.
• Get live sports stats*.
• Never miss a final episode or live event. View them when you want, where you want, and become the spoiler in your social group with Facebook and Twitter integration*.
• Play and schedule DVR recordings.
• Watch on a second TV anywhere via Apple TV® and Roku®.
• Enjoy full hand-off to Roku – multi-task while watching with your Roku.
• With a Slingbox 500, watch recommended and popular YouTube videos related to your live TV
• No monthly fees.
*available in the US and Canada only. Not available on Slingbox M1.
COMPATIBLE APPLE DEVICES:
- iPad only (iOS 7.0+)
COMPATIBLE SLING DEVICES*:
- Slingbox M1
- Slingbox 500
- Slingbox 350
- Slingbox PRO-HD
- Slingbox SOLO
*Some features not available for Slingbox M1. Slingplayer for iPad will not work with Sling devices prior to SOLO and PRO-HD, as legacy boxes do not have the hardware capability to stream at the iPad’s higher resolution. If you own a prior-generation Sling, you may be eligible to receive an upgrade discount on a supported model. Please visit http://www.sling.com/upgrade for details.
If you are a DISH Network customer, the following devices are NOT compatible with the Slingplayer app. Please download the free DISH Anywhere app.
- Hopper with Sling receiver
- Hopper receiver
- VIP 922 receiver
- Sling Adapter
Watch and control video sources such as:
- Cable/satellite set-top box and DVR
- Telco / IPTV set-top box and DVR
- Basic cable
- Digital Over-the-Air broadcasts (Slingbox PRO-HD only)
- Home security cameras
- Blu-ray/DVD players
To learn more about Sling, please visit http://www.sling.com.
Note: While the Slingplayer app is available for download in all countries, Sling hardware is required, and is only available for purchase from authorized resellers in the following countries: United States, Andorra, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Bermuda, Brazil, Canada, Columbia, Denmark, El Salvador, Finland, France, Germany, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Korea, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Mexico, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, San Marino, Singapore, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, Turkey, United Kingdom, Vatican City. Hardware warranty and technical support is only provided in the country where the Slingbox purchase is made, and only if the purchase was from an authorized reseller. For more information, please refer to your locale's Slingbox Warranty.
What's New in Version 3.4.9
iOS 10 support, Bug Fixes.
Today I needed the assistance of Slingbox to help me with connecting to the Internet. Since I've owned my Slingbox over one year I had to pay $30 for assistance. Once this was accomplished I thought I was home free. I was wrong. I noticed that I had no control with my app to control TV channels. I called Slingbox back and asked for assistance. I was told that they required another $30 because they categorized it as a separate problem. So since the Internet problem was resolved ( even though the Slingbox didn't work ) they consider that a separate issue😳. Wow! What a scam . I definitely do not recommend purchasing a Slingbox.
Not working with iOS 10
Everyone has clearly noticed this issue (hence all of the reviews) except for the developers of the app. I have been having nothing but issues. I have done multiple factory resets, software is up to date and reconfigured my network many times. It's clearly an issue with the app... not the slingbox itself or the internet service. Very disappointed that this hasn't been addressed yet.
Poor update, crashes galore
Guys. What are you doing? Is there any qc there left? The latest update broke the app completely and even though pip has Ben available for almost a year, there is no support for it yet.
If this was a "bug fix" update, then it was a ridiculous failure. How about actually using the app and THEN fixing the bugs that you find?
Come on, get it together.
- Category: Entertainment
- Updated: Sep 13, 2016
- Version: 3.4.9
- Size: 48.5 MB
- Languages: English, Danish, Dutch, Finnish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian Bokmål, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish
- Seller: Sling Media
- © 2015 Sling Media
Compatibility: Requires iOS 8.0 or later. Compatible with iPad.