Plex for Android

Plex for Android


Plex (https://plex.tv) organizes all of your video, music, and photo collections, no matter where you keep them, and lets you enjoy them on all of your screens. With the Plex Media Server (available at: https://plex.tv/downloads), you can stream all of your personal media to your Android, Android TV, and other Plex apps, as well as share it all with friends and family. Enjoy unlimited use of the free version of this app, and unlock its full functionality with a Plex Pass subscription -OR- a small one-time in-app purchase (see below).

Note: If you’ve already purchased the app or have a Plex Pass, you do NOT need to purchase again! We attempt to detect your previous purchase automatically. If this fails, please select "Already Paid?" on the activation screen and follow the instructions to restore your purchase.

FREE FUNCTIONALITY
• Unlimited casting of photos and videos from the Camera Roll on your phone or tablet to Plex apps on Android phones and tablets, Chromecast, and Android TV, among others.
• Unlimited casting of any media on your Plex Media Server (free download available at https://plex.tv/downloads) to other supported Plex Apps.
• Remote control your big screen Plex Apps.
• LIMITATION: Playing media from your Plex Media Server on the device running this app is limited (one minute for music and video, watermark on photos) until the app is unlocked.

UNLOCK FULL FUNCTIONALITY
You can remove the playback limitations on the app if you:
• Use a Plex Pass enabled account to sign into the app -OR-
• Make a small, one-time, in-app purchase of just the Android app itself

Here’s a small taste of more things that Plex does to make your media experience awesome:
• Plex presents your media beautifully with artwork, rich metadata, and related content.
• Plex automatically converts your media on-the-fly to play on any device.
• Easily share your media with friends and family.
• Plex Pass feature: Sync media to your phone or tablet for offline viewing.
• Plex Pass feature: Sync media to your favorite cloud provider including Google Drive, so you can stream media even when your server is offline.
• Plex Pass feature: Online Trailers and Extras for the movies in your collection!
• Plex Pass feature: Hi-def music videos from Vevo appear alongside your music
• Mark online videos from sites like Vimeo and YouTube to be able to 'Watch Later' on all of your Plex apps.

Getting up and running is easy, install the FREE Plex Media Server now (https://plex.tv/downloads)!




NOTE: YOU MUST HAVE A PLEX MEDIA SERVER (AVAILABLE FOR FREE AT https://plex.tv/downloads) INSTALLED AND RUNNING TO STREAM LOCAL MEDIA. VERSION 0.9.11.1 OR HIGHER IS REQUIRED. DRM-protected content, ISO disc images, and VIDEO_TS folders are not supported.

Recent changes:
NEW:
- Allow access to Channels on shared servers, provided that the owner allows it.
- Better design for Watch Later, Recommended and Channel video preplays.
- Some UI tweaks to improve the Material Design experience
- Show status bar on video player overlay for Android versions that support it (KitKat and newer).
- Allow MP4's to play AC3 via audio passthrough.
- [Android TV] Chapters are now displayed during video playback.

More features and fixes at https://goo.gl/IMzQsw
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About Plex for Android
Plex (https://plex.tv) organizes all of your video, music, and photo collections, no matter where you keep them, and lets you enjoy them on all of your screens. With the Plex Media Server (available at: https://plex.tv/downloads), you can stream all of your personal media to your Android, Android TV, and other Plex apps, as well as share it all with friends and family. Enjoy unlimited use of the free version of this app, and unlock its full functionality with a Plex Pass subscription -OR- a small one-time in-app purchase (see below).

Note: If you’ve already purchased the app or have a Plex Pass, you do NOT need to purchase again! We attempt to detect your previous purchase automatically. If this fails, please select "Already Paid?" on the activation screen and follow the instructions to restore your purchase.

FREE FUNCTIONALITY
• Unlimited casting of photos and videos from the Camera Roll on your phone or tablet to Plex apps on Android phones and tablets, Chromecast, and Android TV, among others.
• Unlimited casting of any media on your Plex Media Server (free download available at https://plex.tv/downloads) to other supported Plex Apps.
• Remote control your big screen Plex Apps.
• LIMITATION: Playing media from your Plex Media Server on the device running this app is limited (one minute for music and video, watermark on photos) until the app is unlocked.

UNLOCK FULL FUNCTIONALITY
You can remove the playback limitations on the app if you:
• Use a Plex Pass enabled account to sign into the app -OR-
• Make a small, one-time, in-app purchase of just the Android app itself

Here’s a small taste of more things that Plex does to make your media experience awesome:
• Plex presents your media beautifully with artwork, rich metadata, and related content.
• Plex automatically converts your media on-the-fly to play on any device.
• Easily share your media with friends and family.
• Plex Pass feature: Sync media to your phone or tablet for offline viewing.
• Plex Pass feature: Sync media to your favorite cloud provider including Google Drive, so you can stream media even when your server is offline.
• Plex Pass feature: Online Trailers and Extras for the movies in your collection!
• Plex Pass feature: Hi-def music videos from Vevo appear alongside your music
• Mark online videos from sites like Vimeo and YouTube to be able to 'Watch Later' on all of your Plex apps.

Getting up and running is easy, install the FREE Plex Media Server now (https://plex.tv/downloads)!




NOTE: YOU MUST HAVE A PLEX MEDIA SERVER (AVAILABLE FOR FREE AT https://plex.tv/downloads) INSTALLED AND RUNNING TO STREAM LOCAL MEDIA. VERSION 0.9.11.1 OR HIGHER IS REQUIRED. DRM-protected content, ISO disc images, and VIDEO_TS folders are not supported.

Recent changes:
NEW:
- Allow access to Channels on shared servers, provided that the owner allows it.
- Better design for Watch Later, Recommended and Channel video preplays.
- Some UI tweaks to improve the Material Design experience
- Show status bar on video player overlay for Android versions that support it (KitKat and newer).
- Allow MP4's to play AC3 via audio passthrough.
- [Android TV] Chapters are now displayed during video playback.

More features and fixes at https://goo.gl/IMzQsw

Android Market Comments
A Google User
Yesterday 2:06 AM
Good Takes a bloody long time to start up. Would be good if the home screen cached. Would be nice if the Chromecast button wasn't there when there are no device to remote play on
A Google User
Yesterday 1:50 AM
Hated it Its the most crabiest thingie ever. Don't waste your time.
A Google User
Yesterday 12:33 AM
Greatest shzit ever Literally and keeps getting better kevin spacey will be on a show produced by plex in 3 years time mark my words
A Google User
Sunday 10:57 PM
Incredible It's amazing what I can do with this app across all my digital devices....it has improved the user experience when it comes to music and video like I could not have imagined. Thank you plex and thank you synology.
A Google User
Sunday 9:52 PM
Brilliant and amazing The app is great and works well across all our Android devices.