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Description

Showmax gives you access to thousands of hours of the best local and international series and movies. There's something for everyone, from familiar favourites to the best blockbusters. It's available on multiple devices so you can enjoy the best entertainment at home or on the move.

(Content images for illustrative purposes only. Actual content may vary per region.)

iOS Store Category:

Primary: Entertainment

Secondary: Photo & Video

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Version History

Launched Aug 19, 2015 (about 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 16 days, on average.

Oct 08
2020
(Current)
Version 84.1

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes, and greater stability. Get the latest update to ensure the best possible experience. If you’ve got feedback, we’d love to hear it at showmax.com/contact. Changes in this release are mainly focused on iOS 14 compatibility.

Sep 29
2020
Version 84.0

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes, and greater stability. Get the latest update to ensure the best possible experience. If you’ve got feedback, we’d love to hear it at showmax.com/contact. Changes in this release are mainly focused on iOS 14 compatibility.

Sep 22
2020
Version 83.0

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and greater stability. Get the latest update to ensure the best possible experience. If you’ve got feedback, we’d love to hear it at showmax.com/contact.

## Fixed
- Fixed an issue that was displaying wrong size estimate for some downloads
- Fixed some occasional visual issues with our new dark theme
- Many other tweaks and bug fixes all around the app

Sep 01
2020
Version 82.1

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and greater stability. Get the latest update to ensure the best possible experience. If you've got feedback, we'd love to hear it at showmax.com/contact.
## Fixed
- Fixed an issue that was preventing error dialog from showing when download failed

Aug 31
2020
Version 82.0

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and greater stability. Get the latest update to ensure the best possible experience. If you’ve got feedback, we’d love to hear it at showmax.com/contact.

## Added
- More control over your data - we added a new in-player option to change video quality during playback
## Changed
- We've switched the lights off and the app is now in dark mode. It's easier on your eyes, and saves battery life on devices with OLED displays
## Fixed
- Fixed an issue that was causing the Zoom button to overlap with the Share button in the player

Aug 21
2020
Version 81.1

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes, and greater stability. This update fixes several known issues related to downloads. We've addressed issues with starting and finishing downloads, playback issues, data requirements for playing back downloaded content, and much more.
Get the latest update to ensure the best possible experience. If you’ve got feedback, we’d love to hear it at showmax.com/contact.

## Fixed
- Several issues related to starting and finishing downloads
- Minor bugfixes

Aug 20
2020
Version 81.0

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes, and greater stability. This update fixes several known issues related to downloads. We've addressed issues with starting and finishing downloads, playback issues, data requirements for playing back downloaded content, and much more.

Get the latest update to ensure the best possible experience. If you’ve got feedback, we’d love to hear it at showmax.com/contact.

Jul 22
2020
Version 80.0

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and greater stability. Get the latest update to ensure the best possible experience. If you've got feedback, we'd love to hear it at showmax.com/contact.

## Fixed
- Fixed an issue that caused paused title to start playing after reopening the app
- Fixed an issue that sometimes caused app to crash in Kids profile
- Moved the seek bar position in player a bit, so now seeking does not interfere with iOS gestures

Jul 07
2020
Version 79.0

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and greater stability. Get the latest update to ensure the best possible experience. If you've got feedback, we'd love to hear it at showmax.com/contact.

## Fixed
- Fixed an issue that caused badge for downloads not to appear
- Fixed an issue that prevented from seeking into a specific time in player
- Fixed an issue that prevented Watch now button from displaying in some cases [tvOS]

Jun 22
2020
Version 78.0

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and greater stability. Get the latest update to ensure the best possible experience. If you've got feedback, we'd love to hear it at showmax.com/contact.

Jun 15
2020
Version 77.0

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and greater stability. Get the latest update to ensure the best possible experience. If you've got feedback, we'd love to hear it at showmax.com/contact.

## Improved
- Enhanced functionality for live viewing

Jun 01
2020
Version 76.0

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and stability. Please keep your app up to date to get the best experience and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

## Improved
Further animation smoothing all around the app
Added "Minimum" as an option for bandwidth capping for all users

## Fixes
Fixed an issue that caused list of seasons to be invisible for some TV series (tvOS only)
Fixed an issue that caused wrong sorting of downloaded items

May 19
2020
Version 75.1

We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and stability. Please keep your app up to date to get the best experience and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

## Fixes
Fixed an issue that caused crash on homepage

May 18
2020
Version 75.0

v75.0
We regularly update Showmax to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and stability. Please keep your app up to date to get the best experience and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.
## Improved
- Smoother animations and transitions all around the app
## Fixes
- Fixed an issue that displayed wrong image for some episode previews
- Fixed an issue that showed incorrect expiration for downloaded content
- Fixed an issue that displayed some downloaded content twice
- Fixed an issue that prevented from opening application settings when the wi-fi was switched off

May 05
2020
Version 74.0

Only minor fixes this time. If you face some issue, let us know and we’ll improve.

Apr 27
2020
Version 73.0

We care about usability of the app so much that we improved some gestures and added some new animations and transitions.

Apr 20
2020
Version 72.0

Improved experience around pin and FaceID protection of your profiles. Also some imperfections on asset detail screen have been fixed.

Apr 14
2020
Version 71.0

Sometimes the taps on the home page haven’t been reacting to users input. We fixed it in this release alongside other minor fixes.

Apr 02
2020
Version 70.0

We focused on error messages and dialogs and polished it. Now you should always understand what happened in the app and how to solve it.

Mar 26
2020
Version 69.0

This update brings news available directly on home page so you can stay up to date and informed.

Mar 20
2020
Version 68.0

We do care about your feedback so we improved the help section in the app.

Mar 16
2020
Version 66.0

Did you know that you can share a favourite movie or an episode with your friends? No? We added a popup bubble that will help you to find the button so you won't miss it never ever. Otherwise as always we fixed a few tiny bugs.

Mar 06
2020
Version 65.0

Bug fixes and performance improvements. Kids homepage has been tweaked and provides better user experience for your little ones.

Feb 24
2020
Version 64.0

We are bringing improvements on our newest features. Are you bored of passwords and PIN codes? Biometrics authentication feature allows you to manage profiles and play PIN protected assets in a seconds with your Touch/Face ID. Do you want to recommend the best and newest movies and series to your family and friends? Try our new Share feature and let your people know via social media or in direct message.

Feb 19
2020
Version 63.0

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Feb 07
2020
Version 62.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Jan 31
2020
Version 61.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Jan 31
2020
Version 61.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Jan 21
2020
Version 60.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Jan 13
2020
Version 59.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Dec 30
2019
Version 58.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Dec 13
2019
Version 58.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Dec 10
2019
Version 57.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Dec 04
2019
Version 57.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Nov 16
2019
Version 56.0

Thanks for using Showmax! We regularly update our app to add new features, fix bugs and improve performance. Enjoy this fresh new update which includes:

Redesigned Navigation
Redesigned creation/edit and management of Profiles
Easy to swap Profile selection
Updated Kids section - packed with content and easy interactions
New Parental Controls
Section content now browsable with left swipe scrolling

Sep 23
2019
Version 55.4

There have been some minor things that bothered us. We fixed it so you and us can sleep better.

Sep 16
2019
Version 55.3

55.3
Every major version needs some interations with fixes and tweaks. We made plenty of them in this version.

55.0
Not all changes we made are visible but we still keep to make them so your life is easier and experience with the app even more fun. Tell us if you like this latest version at showmax.com/contact. Also don’t forget that 5 stars makes us happy and motivated to continue working hard.

Aug 28
2019
Version 55.2

Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Aug 09
2019
Version 55.1

Not all changes we made are visible but we still keep to make them so your life is easier and experience with the app even more fun. Tell us if you like this latest version at showmax.com/contact. Also don’t forget that 5 stars makes us happy and motivated to continue working hard.

Jul 15
2019
Version 54.2

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Jul 03
2019
Version 54.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Jun 13
2019
Version 54.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Jun 06
2019
Version 53.2

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

May 27
2019
Version 53.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

May 24
2019
Version 53.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

May 21
2019
Version 52.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

May 01
2019
Version 51.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Apr 24
2019
Version 51.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Mar 06
2019
Version 50.2

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Feb 13
2019
Version 50.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Jan 07
2019
Version 50.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Dec 03
2018
Version 49.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Nov 19
2018
Version 48.0

Version 48 comes with a tweak to improve and simplify user experience when searching, as well as a number of stability and app health improvements.

Nov 01
2018
Version 47.0

Version 47 brings you the new look and feel of the player screen. Being the central element of our app, we did a number of changes and tweaks to improve usability and overall experience. Additionally, we wanted to improve your watching experience by adding a possibility to skip opening credits on movies and series, so you can enjoy your favourites without interruptions. We hope you will like it!

Oct 19
2018
Version 46.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Sep 18
2018
Version 45.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Sep 07
2018
Version 44.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Sep 05
2018
Version 43.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact

Aug 23
2018
Version 42.0

Version 42 brings one new convenience to your downloads list: when you have downloaded multiple episodes of a season, tapping to see more episodes will open the list positioned at the last episode you downloaded. This way, you do not have to scroll or look for next episode(s) to download, it will be conveniently in your view.

Aug 14
2018
Version 41.0

Version 41.0 brings significant improvements in performance of the home page. You might not notice it directly, however, trust us, it is actually much faster.

Jul 30
2018
Version 40.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Jun 29
2018
Version 39.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Jun 25
2018
Version 39.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at showmax.com/contact.

Jun 20
2018
Version 38.0

This version of Showmax app brings you refreshed downloads page, just in time for holiday trips. We hope you will enjoy your favourite movies and series downloaded in the new layout while travelling. The update also brings bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback via showmax.com/contact.

Jun 01
2018
Version 37.0

This version of Showmax app brings you refreshed downloads page, just in time for holiday trips. We hope you will enjoy your favourite movies and series downloaded in the new layout while travelling. The update also brings bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback via showmax.com/contact.

May 10
2018
Version 36.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Apr 25
2018
Version 35.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Apr 23
2018
Version 35.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Mar 27
2018
Version 34.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Mar 12
2018
Version 33.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Feb 26
2018
Version 32.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Feb 21
2018
Version 32.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Feb 07
2018
Version 31.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Feb 02
2018
Version 31.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Jan 09
2018
Version 30.1

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Jan 04
2018
Version 30.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Jan 02
2018
Version 29.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com

Nov 20
2017
Version 28.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com.

Oct 11
2017
Version 27.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com.

Sep 19
2017
Version 26.0

We regularly update the Showmax apps for iOS and tvOS to bring you new and improved features, bug fixes and improved stability. Please keep your app up to date and let us know your feedback at support@showmax.com.

Aug 21
2017
Version 25.0

- Fixed playback over HDMI adapter
- Various bug fixes and improvements

Jul 26
2017
Version 24.0

- Various fixes and improvements

Jul 13
2017
Version 23.0

- Various fixes and improvements

Jun 26
2017
Version 22.0

- Various fixes and improvements

Jun 15
2017
Version 21.0

- You can choose from multiple audio when downloading your favourite show
- You can cast you favourite show on Chromecast now with subtitles
- Various fixes and improvements

Jun 09
2017
Version 20.1

- Various bug fixes and improvements

Jun 06
2017
Version 20.0

- UI improvements
- Chromecast reconnecting improvements
- Various bug fixes and improvements

May 15
2017
Version 19.0

- You can control your download straight from the show's page
- Various bug fixes and improvements

May 04
2017
Version 18.0

- Now you can choose subtitles while watching downloaded titles
- Various improvement and bug fixes

Apr 13
2017
Version 17.0

- Smarter downloads with default quality
- Various improvements and fixes

Mar 20
2017
Version 16.0

- Various improvements and bug fixes

Mar 10
2017
Version 15.0

- Easier downloads - they will not require you to finalise by reopening the app again at the end of download
- Continue watching your favourite shows now automatically resumed
- Various improvements and bug fixes

Mar 07
2017
Version 14.0

- New look of your favourite shows and movies depending on the progress. You can now easily browse seasons and download multiple episodes in one go.
- Various fixes and improvements.

Feb 10
2017
Version 13.3

- Various bugfixes

Jan 13
2017
Version 13.2

- Various bugfixes

Jan 06
2017
Version 13.1

- Various bugfixes

Dec 22
2016
Version 13.0

- Various bugfixes

Dec 07
2016
Version 12.0

- Various bugfixes

Nov 02
2016
Version 11.0

- Added support for multiple audio and subtitles - more titles with support coming soon!
- Further improvements to Continue Watching row
- Content warning where viewer discretion is advised
- Various bugfixes

Oct 21
2016
Version 10.1

- Various bug and fixes

Oct 18
2016
Version 10.0

- Look out for our new app icon with brand new logo
- Now you can play next episode straight from the Continue Watching row using episode menu
- New Help Center (‘Help’ in menu) gives you quick access to all answers and our live customer service
- Distinct artwork for Series & Kids now available on browsing
- Artwork has been improved for smaller devices to make it easier for you to find your favourite shows
- Tap again on tab bar selected icon to scroll your view to top
- Various bug and fixes

Oct 06
2016
Version 9.0

- New Homepage design
- Badge indicator for number of downloads
- iOS 10 compatibility improvements
- Various bug fixes and minor improvement

Sep 01
2016
Version 8.1

- Improvements to offline mode

Aug 26
2016
Version 8.0

- Now you can easily access your favourite series, movies, downloads and kids content with new tab bar navigation.
- Further improvements to (chrome)casting
- Various other improvements and bug fixes

Aug 18
2016
Version 7.0

New
- new ShowMax logo
Fixes and improvements
- improved - you can navigate back from continue watching episode to series and choose next episode
- improved - clicking on download will take you to the detail information
- improved - chromecast support
- removed - temporarily removed 3D touch support
- other various bug fixes

Aug 01
2016
Version 6.0

- user profiles - you can now create multiple profiles for your family with age appropriate content settings and pin security. Check My Account > Profiles to learn more.
- user interface improvements
- various improvements and bug fixes

Jul 05
2016
Version 5.1

- various improvements and bug fixes

Jul 01
2016
Version 5.0

- improved downloads management
- various improvements and bug fixes

Jun 13
2016
Version 4.0

- Various improvements and bug fixes

May 13
2016
Version 3.0

- Added Chromecast support
- Added watched indicators
- Added default download quality option
- Various improvements and bug fixes

Apr 19
2016
Version 2.1

2.1:
- fixed removing downloads owned by other users

2.0:
- added continuous playback for downloaded content
- added bandwidth capping options to settings
- improved sorting of downloaded content
- fixed crashing when using filters
- many improvements and bug fixes

Apr 11
2016
Version 2.0

- added continuous playback for downloaded content
- added bandwidth capping options to settings
- improved sorting of downloaded content
- fixed crashing when using filters
- many improvements and bug fixes

Apr 04
2016
Version 1.7.2

- fixed: offline content playback

Mar 07
2016
Version 1.7.1

1.7.1:
- Minor bug fixes.

1.7.0:
- AirPlay support.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.

Mar 01
2016
Version 1.7.0

- AirPlay support.
- Minor bug fixes and improvements.

Feb 05
2016
Version 1.6.1

Downloads - You can now download movies and series to your iOS device and watch offline!
Minor bug fixes.

Jan 26
2016
Version 1.6.0

Downloads - You can now download movies and series to your iOS device and watch offline!
Bug fixes and performance improvements

Dec 02
2015
Version 1.5.2

- Fixed crashes.
- Fixed favorites button.

Nov 11
2015
Version 1.5.1

ShowMax brings you an improved viewing and browsing experience with this update!
- Enhanced player controls
- Improved homepage loading time
- Recently watched menu item
- Improved chat features
- Resolved bugs with continuous play option
- iOS 9 compatibility improvements

Sep 22
2015
Version 1.5

ShowMax brings you a new version of our app thats filled with new features for an improved browsing and viewing experience.
- Redesigned user interface with new navigation and filtering options
- Continuous play option for series
- Watched content indicator in series detail

Aug 13
2015
Version 1.0

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