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The free ABC app for Android smartphones offers you independent content, whenever and wherever you want it. Watch the live stream of ABC News 24 or listen to a great selection of ABC Radio streams and podcasts while reading the latest news stories from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Following your feedback, our FREE flagship apps have been through a major overhaul and are better than ever. Stories are now enriched with audio and video and you can set your device to wake up with the ABC, selecting one of your preferred ABC TV or Radio programs.

ALL NEW NAVIGATION
Page turn or open the drawer menu to explore the latest News, TV and Radio content produced by the ABC team.

WAKE UP WITH THE ABC
Start the day well informed. Set the alarm within the app to wake up to your choice of ABC News in 90 Seconds, ABC News 24, selected ABC Radio podcasts or any of our live radio streams.

MORE CONTENT
You can now play related audio and video on article pages or choose from a selection of 80+ podcasts and live streams of Radio and TV.

MORE CONTEXT
Are you into Science or Music news? Find related ABC TV and Radio shows as you browse each topic; Check the weather and stories that are relevant to your location (Yes! ABC Local News is now available).

MORE CONTROL
Pull down category pages to refresh content and ensure you have the latest available from ABC Online; Set your app to only play media files over WiFi and take better control of your data consumption.


Tips to help you keep tabs of your data consumption:

# ABC News 24 can use from 118 MB to 207 MB per hour on Froyo and Gingerbread devices and from 116MB to 313MB per hour on Honeycomb, ICS, Jelly Bean and KitKat, depending on the strength of your network connection

# Live radio streams can consume up to 40 MB in 60 minutes

*** Note that you are responsible for the data transfer and consumption charges incurred by you when using any ABC app. The ABC disclaims all liability for such charges ***

Recent changes:
Thanks for your feedback. Our FREE flagship app is now even better.

NOW ON TABLET – Design optimised for Android tablets and Android smartphones.
MORE RELIABLE – Faster and more reliable.
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About ABC
The free ABC app for Android smartphones offers you independent content, whenever and wherever you want it. Watch the live stream of ABC News 24 or listen to a great selection of ABC Radio streams and podcasts while reading the latest news stories from the Australian Broadcasting Corporation.

Following your feedback, our FREE flagship apps have been through a major overhaul and are better than ever. Stories are now enriched with audio and video and you can set your device to wake up with the ABC, selecting one of your preferred ABC TV or Radio programs.

ALL NEW NAVIGATION
Page turn or open the drawer menu to explore the latest News, TV and Radio content produced by the ABC team.

WAKE UP WITH THE ABC
Start the day well informed. Set the alarm within the app to wake up to your choice of ABC News in 90 Seconds, ABC News 24, selected ABC Radio podcasts or any of our live radio streams.

MORE CONTENT
You can now play related audio and video on article pages or choose from a selection of 80+ podcasts and live streams of Radio and TV.

MORE CONTEXT
Are you into Science or Music news? Find related ABC TV and Radio shows as you browse each topic; Check the weather and stories that are relevant to your location (Yes! ABC Local News is now available).

MORE CONTROL
Pull down category pages to refresh content and ensure you have the latest available from ABC Online; Set your app to only play media files over WiFi and take better control of your data consumption.


Tips to help you keep tabs of your data consumption:

# ABC News 24 can use from 118 MB to 207 MB per hour on Froyo and Gingerbread devices and from 116MB to 313MB per hour on Honeycomb, ICS, Jelly Bean and KitKat, depending on the strength of your network connection

# Live radio streams can consume up to 40 MB in 60 minutes

*** Note that you are responsible for the data transfer and consumption charges incurred by you when using any ABC app. The ABC disclaims all liability for such charges ***

Recent changes:
Thanks for your feedback. Our FREE flagship app is now even better.

NOW ON TABLET – Design optimised for Android tablets and Android smartphones.
MORE RELIABLE – Faster and more reliable.

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User reviews of ABC
Crashes too often to be useful. Radio stations were easier to find on previous version.
Aug 6, 2013
Good for catching up on the news.
Oct 19, 2010
Too Spartan
Aug 9, 2010
Android Market Comments
A Google User
Thursday 5:18 AM
Good Enjoy using this daily. Highly recommended
A Google User
Wednesday 9:54 PM
Could be better Does not display properly and video while working a lot better still freezes.
A Google User
Wednesday 4:10 PM
Good content Great news coverage, well presented
A Google User
Wednesday 10:25 AM
Great app Thanks and keep up the great work providing news which is not strewn with advertising and advatorials.
A Google User
4 days ago
Quick news shot I realy like being able to quickly get an update on what is happening!!