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How To Install Popcorn Time On Android

how to install popcorn time on android

Popcorn Time on Android allows you to watch movies and TV shows right on your android devices without the hassle of downloading anything. The app takes the .torrent file for the movie or episode that you want to watch and streams it directly on your device.

The Popcorn Time android app functions similar to the Windows version. It is an open-source BitTorrent client with an integrated media player that allows high-quality video streaming on multiple platforms.

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How To Download Popcorn Time For Android

The Popcorn Time app is not available on the Google Play Store at the moment. Nevertheless, one can manually download apps on their android devices through an “.apk” file.

“apk” file helps you install applications on Android smartphones when downloading an app from the official Play Store is not possible. The user will need to download the .apk file for the Android smartphone. The Apk file can be downloaded from the official website of the Popcorn time app for android.

How To Install Popcorn Time For Android

Once the .apk has been downloaded on your device, you simply need to open the .apk file from where it has been downloaded and click on the Install button.

However, before installing the app you need to make sure you have allowed your device to install apps from unknown resources. In order to do that, you just need to go to Settings>Security>Unknown Sources and enable it by putting a check on the option.

So once you have enabled the option to download from unknown sources, simply open the .apk file from its destination and click on the Install button.

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Your device will install the Popcorn Time on your android device and now you can enjoy watching movies and show.

Installing Popcorn Time On Android TV

To be able to access Popcorn Time for Android Box, you first have to make sure your two Android devices, TV device and regular Android device (phone/tablet), are completely synced. Which mean both the devices must have:

  • The same local network
  • ESFE browser installed
  • Popcorn Time Android TV apk file downloaded to the regular Android device

Transfer the apk file to the Android TV device:

  1. On the Android TV device, open the ESFE app.
  2. On the regular Android device, open the ESFE app and navigate to where the apk was downloaded.
  3. Long-tap (tap and hold) the apk file you just downloaded until a context menu appears. Click More (three dots) and choose Send.
  4. The app will now search for other sessions of ESFE running on the same local network and should discover your Android TV device. Select it, click Send and confirm with an OK on the Android TV device. Select a download folder, click OK again and in a few seconds the apk file will be transferred.
  5. Once the file has been transferred select Open, Install and yet again Install.
  6. After a little while the app has been installed and the process is completed by selecting Done or Open.

Install popcorn time on android tablet

The steps for installing Popcorn Time on an Android tablet is no different.

  1. Install the .apk file of Popcorn Time app from this link https://getpopcorntime.is/android.html
  2. Enable downloading from unknown sources. Settings > Security > Unknown Sources and check the mark.
  3. Now open the .apk file from its destination and tap the install button.

install popcorn time on android phone

  1. Install the .apk file of Popcorn Time app from this link 
  2. Enable downloading from unknown sources. Settings > Security > Unknown Sources and check the mark.
  3. Now open the .apk file from its destination and tap the install button.
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popcorn time alternatives for android

Few of the Popcorn Time alternatives are:

  1. Butter Project
  2. DuckieTV
  3. Crunchyroll
  4. Mobdro
  5. TerrariumTV
  6. Popcornflix

Popcorn Time is one of the best free online video-streaming services there is right now. It gives you the opportunity to watch the latest movies and TV shows without spending a single dime.

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