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How to watch TV for free on your cell phone: check out 3 apps

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Thanks to the Internet TV watching apps that exist, you can use your cell phone to watch live television programs through the most popular channels in the world. Because yes, your smartphone is also a small pocket TV, which you will probably carry with you throughout the day.


Some time ago we reviewed Mobdro, one of the most popular apps for watching TV on Android. Now, however, we continue the quest to find the most complete rivals and, in the process, we choose the best apps to watch TV for free .

If you want to take advantage of your TV to watch the content of these apps, all you need is a Google Chromecast or a Smart TV, as we saw in the tutorial to mirror your Android screen on a TV with or without cables.


How to watch TV on your cell phone for free: the best apps

Both inside and outside the Play Store, you can find apps to watch TV for free on your Android. Below we talk about the best options that you can find so that you can choose the one that suits you the most . Go ahead!

Photocall is a web application that allows access to DTT channels from any device, completely free and easy to use.

The app offers national and international channels, radio stations, sports and much more. It can be accessed from any device and even offers the option to record broadcasts, play channels on Chromecast and much more.


The famous Mobdro could not be missing from this compilation, as it is one of the most complete tools to watch TV on Android. It offers the possibility to watch thousands of television channels sorted by category, from different countries and in different languages, in addition to incorporating advanced search tools, the possibility of recording complete programs or marking channels as favorites to access them quickly.

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You can also download content to watch offline, which also makes it one of the best apps that can be used without an internet connection.

Mobdro, like all the apps we've chosen for this compilation, can be downloaded completely free of charge, although it does show the odd ad. It is also possible to support its creators by donating bitcoins.



Despite not technically being an app to watch TV, Kodi is the most famous media center that has existed since its arrival on Android in 2015 and, among its multitude of features, is the possibility of adding network television channels, as we saw in the complete Kodi installation guide.

Initially, the application only allowed us to add our own multimedia content and organize it to our liking. However, through repositories it is possible to add add-ons that will serve to import television channels and programs of all kinds and thus improve the experience of watching free TV on your Android mobile.

And there? Did you already know some of these options? Good entertainment!