You love movies? Of course, the question of the country – many people love movies, this is not even discussed. But we are people advanced and very busy, go to cinemas we have no time. And if we do not go to the cinema, cinema comes to us.
Of course, for this we need a mobile gadget – smartphone or tablet, as well as special application. And if the choice of
The first thing that comes to mind – ivi.ru, further Megogo, and then … a failure. And because these media services are the most popular in RuNet, they should consider first.
Ivi – is the most popular online cinema not only in Russia but also in some other countries. But with its mobile app, how is it organized? About Megogo we know much less, but it is a quality cinema that offers both free and paid movies.
But what if none of the participants did not accept you? Well, in this review, we consider the remaining applications. And besides, it is possible that interesting options prompt and readers in the comments.
As the test equipment used tablet Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 (CM 12.1 on the basis of OC Android 5.1, the runtime ART, processor TI OMAP 4430 2 x 1200 MHz videosoprotsessor PowerVR 540 384 MHz, 1 GB RAM ) and smartphone Xiaomi Redmi Note (Miui V7 at OC Android 4.4.2, the runtime Dalvik, processor MediaTek MT6592, an 8 x 1700 MHz, videosoprotsessor Mali-450 MP4 700MHz, 2GB RAM).
Portal Ivi is the most popular media in the service of Russia, and a number of neighboring countries. This is one of the first domestic online cinema, which loved by users. What do you think, why did this happen?
It ivi began offering users a paid video content is absolutely free (of course, before watching the movie, we had to get acquainted with a number of commercials). But all that was before on the PC / TV, and that’s how the situation is in the case of the mobile version, we learn on.
The main advantages are ivi in the following paragraphs:
- ivi.ru movies and TV shows in HD is only the best and fresh new series and seasons of TV series “The Walking Dead,” “Da Vinci’s Demons”, “Kitchen” movie “Wolf Wall Street “,” Startup “cartoon” Smeshariki “,” Fixico “,” Startup “,” Luntik “,” Barboskiny “and other films, series, TV programs and cartoons.
- Blockbusters ivi + (latest movies in HD).
- Log, and History views of all synchronized with the website.
- a selection of films produced by the editorship ivi.ru. For example, “Best Comedy” or “Action-Adventure».
- all popular genres: comedy, action, drama, romance, thrillers, horror, detective stories, children, fantasy, adventure, TV programs, cartoons and many others.
- Section with awards – you can choose a reward (such as “Oscar”, “Cannes Film Festival” or “Golden Raspberry”) and watch the award winning films as for all time, and filtering data.
- People video. You can watch films in which the actor starred or where he acted as director.
- The ability to watch movies in HD on ratings ivi.ru, IMDb, kinopoisk.
- The ability to see the best box-office movies or movies with the biggest budgets.
- The ability to see the reviews for the movies.
- Video quality to Full HD 1080p.
- Video can be viewed online on how to Wi-Fi, as well as through a network 3G and LTE.
It is worth noting that video playback application ivi.ru possible only on the territory of the Russian Federation CIS, Ukraine and Georgia.
The main application screen ivi is a large panel with novelties of cinema hits. Below, in a list, are the categories and selections with movies such as “popular”, “action” and so on. Everything is quite nice and comfortable.
In addition, all recently viewed movies will be displayed on the home screen, in the event that quickly return to them. And over each pay movies or cartoons is a special icon, and a similar situation with the content provided by the owners of the subscription ivi +.
swipe to the right will reveal an additional window with a user profile, browsing history, categories, FAQ, and other additional information. By the way, to see free movies we even registration is not necessary. But if we buy movies, it is necessary to pass. You can do without a mailbox via social networks.
So, now we go to content. Movies, cartoons and a variety of programs and broadcasts in the application of more than 80 million, according to official figures. With the hit, too, there is no problem – all blockbusters and Hollywood masterpieces immediately appear on ivi. Moreover, sometimes there are promotions and discounts, which you can buy one or the other film is cheaper or free view it.
Pricing Policy at ivi is comparable to the same theater or, more realistically, Apple TV. The film can be purchased, or to rent.
In the first case we get content on the rest of your life, no time limits and number of views. By the way, depending on the quality varies the value of the film, I personally never understood this manipulation. Maybe even a fee for the screen resolution on my smartphone take?!?
In the second case, we rent a movie for two days – 48 hours. Interestingly, that first view we are given 30 days after they burned a movie (even if we have not started to watch it).
Fortunately, that free content in this service more than you need. But before that we have to see a couple of commercials, the total length of which usually does not exceed two minutes.
Disable advertisement, as well as access to Full HD quality and some premium movie at a subscription ivi +, which costs 430 rubles / month. At the moment, there is a discount, the subscription price is 399 rubles.
Note that the pay movie subscription or anything else can be both through Google Play, as well as via SMS and credit card. That’s very, very comfortable! Not all users want to bother with the Google Play or credit card, but the mobile bills have all, without exception.
The information about each film is presented as a pair of lines of text and cover. Even the year of publishing, genre, duration, as well as the ratings of the various video databases.
In addition, we can see the trailer and then have to decide whether or not to watch. The film can be estimated, leave him a comment and share it through social networks.
In addition, you can take a look at the list of actors playing in the movie. Next, review the information about a particular actor, as well as drill down to his other works.
A mobile application ivi consists not only of the base film, and video player. It is quite easy, lets rewind a movie, pause and change the quality. You can also just add a movie to your favorites, share them and go straight to viewing such content.
As such settings have ivi and did not.
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With the workability ivi I did not have any problems. The only drawback, which can be noted – a very slow start-up application loading and long films.
If you are looking for online cinema with a mobile device, the application ivi.ru is a very good option. The program is a stylish, comfortable and easy to use. The advantage of this service is the ability to pay for content, not only through Google Play, but also by credit card or mobile accounts. And the only drawback, which deserves a mention – is the use of a built-in video player, you can not connect a third party in any way.
Content in ivi.ru very, very much, since militants and blockbusters, ending children’s cartoon from the Soviet Union. Pricing policy, we will not discuss, here everything is on the level of local cinemas. But here you can make a movie rental subscription and connect.
|Developer|| ivi.ru. |
|Cost|| Free, |
have pay movies and advertising.
|Requirements||For OC Android 4.0 and later.|
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