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It can't get any easier! Just bought your Philips Smart TV or already have one at home? Use your iPhone/iPod over Wi-Fi to control your Philips Smart TV. Simply download this app and access additional content, currently not available on the Philips TV itself.

Enjoy millions of videos, images, and songs anywhere and share them with your friends. Easily search and find interesting content from many sources, including your mobile device and home network, and watch them on your Philips Smart TV.

With this powerful app you can do the following:
• Easily search, find, and browse videos, photos, or music and watch on TV using your iPhone or iPod Touch.
• Discover new and featured videos every day.
• Stream music and videos from many sources straight to your TV or mobile device.
• Access your photo and social networking accounts to watch your own content on TV.
• Watch over WiFi and 3G (on your iPhone 3GS, 4,4S,5,5C and 5S and on your iPod Touch 4G and 5G ).

• Video search
• Add to favorites
• Watch on TV
• Create music playlist
• Sharing
• Continuous video and music play
• Upload videos and photos
• Access to your DLNA Home Media Servers
• Airplay Compatible

You will find the following sections in this app:

• Select the desired Philips TV that you would like to use to play photos, videos, or music on your TV. Even if you have more than one Philips TV, No problem … Simply select the device you want to use … that's it.

Now Playing
• Viewing progress and information about the content you are watching.
• Music and Video player controls such as previous, pause, play, next, and volume (depending on the capabilities of your setup).

• Search and find your content in the cloud, iOS devices, or on your local media server!
• Sharing via e-mail, Twitter, and Facebook
• Facebook videos and photos from you and your friends
• SHOUTcast
• Picasa Web Album photos
• Flickr photos
• YouTube videos
• Music, photos, and videos (only from Camera Roll) from your mobile device (great for on the go or if you have not yet synced your stuff).
• Music, photos, and videos from your home network.

• Change your personalized settings.
• Send application logs to ZappoTV.
• Manage your favorites.
• Access your viewing history.

• The Philips TV Media Player app lets you know when new content from a source or series that you have marked as “favorite” is available. Similar to new text messages, available updates, and unread emails.
• MyZappoTV > Favorites, lets you access and manage your viewing history. This list of your viewing activity may include content from multiple content sources that you watched on multiple devices.
• MyZappoTV > History makes it super easy to watch previously viewed photos or videos once again.
• Browse gives you easy access to media you like. More sources and content are added daily. If you don't see what you are looking for, please let us know.

What do you need to get started?
• iPhone 3G, iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4,iPhone 4S,iPhone 5,5C,5S or iPod touch (4th and 5th generation) is required.
• iOS device (iPhone, iPod touch) must have iOS 4.2 or later.
• A ZappoTV account is required to use the application.
• The streaming of music, images, and videos requires an active Wi-Fi or cellular data connection and a ZappoTV account. You will have limited functionality when you are not connected to a Wi-Fi network or when you don't have a cellular data connection.
• Some content may not be compatible with this app or your TV.

We love to hear from our customers! Please contact us at info@zappo.tv for any suggestions and improvements.

 $3.99 in iOS App Store


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Version History

Launched Nov 28, 2013 (over 5 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Apr 21
Version 2.6.3

- Playback of youtube videos
- Fixed an App crash
- Updated help screen

Mar 29
Version 2.6.1

- Fix for your youtube videos

Dec 02
Version 2.6.0

Fixes for iOS9

May 22
Version 2.5.1

Bugfix for YouTube and Facebook.

Oct 14
Version 2.4.1

- Fixed few crashes that were occurring on iOS 8 devices.
- Various Bug fixes and performance improvements.

Sep 13
Version 2.4.0

- Compatible with iOS 8 devices.
- Improved playback of videos on TV.
- Added support for Album art when playing music on TV.
- Minor bug fixes and performance improvements.

Feedback is always welcome. Please contact info@zappo.tv for any suggestions and improvements.

May 20
Version 2.3.8

- Improved recognition of Philips TVs
- Improved playback of videos from Camera roll

Apr 27
Version 2.3.7

- Improved playback of videos from camera roll
- Improved access to shared folders
- Playback of music in slideshows
- Access to new video podcast channels
- Performance Improvements

Feb 10
Version 1.3.4

Minor bug fixes

Jan 11
Version 2.3.3

Minor bug fixes

Nov 28
Version 2.3.2

Previous 3 versions

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