Catch the latest episodes of your favorite ABC shows, watch on-the-go, and stream live TV all with the ABC app.
Watch the latest* from hit & classic ABC shows including:
- Greys Anatomy
- American Idol
- Modern Family
- The Rookie
- The Good Doctor
- A Million Little Things
- General Hospital
- Army Wives (binge watch - no sign in required!)
- ...and many more!
Enjoy live TV** access to get your morning dose of GMA, nightly news and tune into can’t miss events like the NBA finals and The Oscars®
Enhance your viewing experience by creating a free account to save your favorites, continue watching where you left off and sync your preferences across multiple devices!
WATCH ON THE GO
Whether you’re on the train or on the treadmill, watch your favorites anytime, anywhere.
Enjoy your ABC shows on YOUR schedule. Download now and start watching!
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* The most recent full episodes require a participating TV provider account. Show and episode availability are subject to change.
** The ABC TV live stream is available with a participating TV provider in Chicago, Fresno, Houston, Los Angeles, New York City, Philadelphia, Raleigh-Durham and San Francisco. Customers with a DirecTV subscription in the following markets will also be able to watch the ABC live stream: Albuquerque, Boston, Ft. Smith/Fayetteville, Jackson (Mississippi), Kansas City, Milwaukee, Monterey-Salinas, Oklahoma City, Omaha, Pittsburgh, Portland-Auburn (Maine), Savannah and West Palm Beach.
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Ratings and Reviews
App works great what’s all the negativity for?
All honesty there is nothing wrong with this app, it works well and fits all necessary needs. The fact that your app is slow because you downloaded IOS 11 on an iPhone 5, which is not necessarily the best platform for IOS 11 since it is an older generation of iPhone, that shouldn’t and doesn’t go with the app. I have this app on all my devices (ranging from iPhone 4 to iPhone 8+) and they work perfectly you just have to know what your phone can handle based on its age. And for the negativity towards the ads..get over it. It’s just a couple of ads you can exit the show when they come on right before credits it’s not like it doesn’t allow you too. Ads are on pretty much any tv platform (other then like Netflix and those things). And for signing in with your provider...is it really that hard to sign in with what tv provider you have like come on you shouldn’t bash on the app just cause you have to sign in with your tv provider for the latest episode. That’s stupid.
Editing now that it works for me
Okay, so previously I wrote a low-rating review because the app was giving me an "Oops..." error message whenever I tried to play anything. I don't know what happened - maybe there was an update or maybe episodes just had to be a certain number of weeks old for me to play them - but it works now and I have no problem with it. Except that the "Oops..." message was nondescript and confusing. It would be nice if the message would either indicate what was wrong (connection error, login error etc.) or direct the user to contact support. As it was, I was left frustrated and unsure of what to do. (I've had bad experiences with various support teams [not ABC] over the years and so my first thought is not to contact them unless it's directly suggested to me.) But for now, it seems to work great and I have no significant complaints. [EDIT] Eeeeexcept that it just randomly crashed in mid-video. I can deal with it, but the developers might want to be aware of the issue.
Developer Response ,
Hi there! Thanks for the review. Our Customer Support team would be more than happy to investigate the cause of those error messages you're seeing. They can be reached out to through the in-app feedback form under “Help”. Once there, select “Feedback” to send them a direct message so that they can further assist. Alternatively, they can be reached at abc.go.com/feedback. Make sure to reference your app review as well, so they can let us know you've been helped :)
Horrible user experience
I am honestly shocked that Apple let this app through. When attempting to watch a show, the app shows advertisements (which is fine), but when those ads are finished and your screen goes into sleep mode the app goes into background mode. When you unlock your device and double tap the home button and switch back to it, it rewinds what you were watching by 5 minutes. If you try to fast forward to get back to where you were it makes you watch the same ads over again and rewinds you back ANOTHER 5 minutes and goes through the 6 back to back ads ALL OVER AGAIN. At one point I watched 18 ads back to back (no that is not a typo, it was EIGHTEEN ads, one right after the other)! Additionally, when casting to Apple TV or chrome cast it continuously shows a translucent bar at the bottom of the tv screen that permanently says “your video will resume after 00:30” and never goes away and never changes. As an iOS developer myself, I don’t see why the developer didn’t thoroughly test this app more than they did.
Update: Deleted app
- ABC Digital
- 627.5 MB
Requires iOS 9.3 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Apple TV.
- Age Rating
- Rated 12+ for the following:
- Infrequent/Mild Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
- Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
- Infrequent/Mild Mature/Suggestive Themes
- Infrequent/Mild Horror/Fear Themes
- Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
- Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
- © 2012 ABC, INC.
With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.