Remote Potato 2014 - Stream music, movies, photos and more from your PC to your iPhone and iPad
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The #1 media streaming app is back, better than ever, for iOS7.
Stream movies, music and pictures from your PC to your iOS7 (or iOS6) device - around your home, or even away from home over the Internet! -- Watch a movie on the bus! -- Listen to all the music from your home computer -- Show your work colleagues your home photos!
● "There just isn't anything else like this out there" - TekZilla ●
Now you can enjoy all your home media, without syncing, wherever you are. Watch videos, stream music, view photos, all streamed live from your home PC over the Internet. With Remote Potato, your entire media library is in your pocket wherever you go! Videos are streamed in stunning quality - AVI, MP4 files, WMV, Quicktime – most major video formats are supported.
● Watch videos, movies or recorded TV shows - streamed live from your home PC over 3G or WiFi! †
● Stream songs from your home music library - anywhere in the world, over 3G or WiFi.
● Remotely view your photos in crystal clear detail; download or email them to friends.
● AirPlay support: send movies and videos to your television via an AppleTV.
● Designed for iOS 7 - smooth interfaace, great look and feel.
● Integrates fully with Windows Media Center - schedule recordings, browse EPG: see below.
● Sync up albums and songs for offline access.
● Fast and responsive background fetching of data.
● Listen to music in the background while using other apps.
● Control music playback from Bluetooth or Apple™ remote headphones.
If you're a Windows Media Center user, you'll also benefit from full integration : browse the TV guide, schedule recordings, stream recorded TV, listen to your music, and more. Home late from the office? Just use Remote Potato to record that sitcom!
All this in one app at a great price.
** TOP-RATED: The Remote Potato iPhone app V1 is consistently rated at 4-5 stars in the App Store! **
Download today to take your entire media library with you, wherever you go.
This app requires that your home PC is running Windows XP (SP3)/ Vista, Windows 7™ or Windows 8™ and our 'Remote Potato' application which can be downloaded free-of-charge from www.remotepotato.com. Windows Media Center integration requires Windows 7 or Windows 8™ We advise that you install Remote Potato server onto your home PC before purchasing this app.
PRESS QUOTES - REMOTE POTATO SERVER:
■ "Works great.. ..simple to install" - The Digital Lifestyle
■ "...a great app.. ..this makes me happy!" - HD Nation
■ "...really impressive. Once it's set up, you can stream any recorded show to any browser, schedule and manage your recordings, and do pretty much anything else you can do from directly inside Windows 7 Media Center." - LifeHacker
■ "Provides the core functionality that many Media Center users have been desperately waiting for." - The Digital Media Zone
† - Streaming of videos is subject to CPU capabilities, available bandwidth and compatible video files - see our website for more information.
Windows is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other countries. This app is not endorsed or written by Microsoft and is provided as a third party utility.
AS DETAILED ABOVE, THIS APP REQUIRES THAT YOU HAVE A DESKTOP COMPUTER AT HOME RUNNING WINDOWS - MAC OSX IS NOT CURRENTLY SUPPORTED.
Been running for 2 years with no problem
I currently use a very fast Windows 7 desktop computer at home, and iPhone, and iPad, and a Windows laptop for remote access. I have Comcast TV with HD using a cable card and the HD homerun prime. This app has been amazing. We can schedule recordings when we are on the go because we use the media center app on the Windows 7 computer. We can watch from iPad, iPhone, or laptops wherever we are. When we are on vacation, we often use the laptop hooked up to a television via HDMI. Since the desktop and our Internet connection are very fast, we can stream full HD to any place that has a good Internet connection. Everything works!
Note that you do need to have a piece of software installed on the computer at your house called the server software for this to work properly. It does take a little bit of configuration, but nothing too tough. I also recommend DDNS account to help make remote access easier.
I suspect the one star ratings are from people who either don't know how or didn't take the time to set up the software.
I have found the software on my computer and on my iPhone to be exceedingly stable.
One other note. The software does not allow you to stream protected content. So, if you record something from HBO, you may not be able to watch it over remote potato. I think this is due to legal requirements.
Junk. Keep looking.
Constant freezing. Click to see a folder and it freezes. Click to go back and that freezes. Click back again and it works. Click to see the folder now and it works. Click a thumbnail to see the picture and it freezes. Click back and it freezes.
I downloaded the previous version - Remote Potato HD. No freezing issues at all, but the photo viewing is unusable. Click a thumbnail to see the photo. Photo pops right up. Everything snappy. Now click "done" to go back and nothing happens. No way to go back out from the photo except to shut the app, remove it from memory, and launch the app again.
I could not delete these two garbage products from my mini fast enough. I want a refund.
I love this app. Works perfectly.
I watch my Windows Media Center with this app both when at home and when away from my house. Why would so many give it a bad score? I think they don't understand how to install the server app that is needed. Don't know what I'd do without thus app. Love, love, love it.
- Category: Entertainment
- Released: Oct 12, 2013
- Version: 2.0
- Size: 4.8 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: FatAttitude
- © 2010-13 FatAttitude Ltd
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.