PlayOn is a video streaming application that enables you to enjoy TV channels on desktop computers. The software is available for many devices with a licensed version and a free trial valid for 30 days. You can watch your favorite TV shows, hit movies and melodious music on multiple devices. It facilitates you to fetch content from different devices and play them on large screen of PC or TV set. The captured content can be easily stored on PC in required format for increasing its compatibility. Moreover, its recording function can be used to capture media and enjoy it later in offline mode.
PlayOn is capable of supporting content broadcasted from multiple stations and websites. It lets you connect your PC to a suitable multimedia website and play available videos. You need to get a registered account before accessing certain sites. Either you can use your existing account for this purpose or create a new one with valid information. Hulu, Netflix, Vudu, HBO, Max Go, Showtime, YouTube, The CW, Hallmark, TBS, Disney, National Geographic, Cartoon Network, Pandora and many more channels can be accessed easily. A few adult channels are available, but you can disable them if you are uncomfortable.
It adds an extension to browsers through which you can access its useful functions within browser window. All major browsers including Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Internet Explorer and Opera are supported. Once the integration process is completed, you can stream media and capture videos directly. An icon appears on the top of browser window which can be clicked anytime you wish to utilize its benefits. It contains three major buttons; Mark function lets you play videos using PlayMark, Cast is for playing videos on TV live from websites and Record function captures content and saves it for offline use.
PlayOn can be used as a digital library where you can store your favorite content. It helps you manage collection of your pictures, videos, movies and songs so that they can be accessed from any device. No matter where you are, you can use this tool for playing your captured content on Television screen. Furthermore, it lets you log in to the social media services where you hold an account for providing the facility of sharing online status about content you are viewing currently.
It is an efficient tool allowing users to capture and play all type of multimedia content. A network is necessary if you intend to stream content on TV from other devices. However, the devices will easily detect the presence of this software and will get connected to TV in no time. It contains a simple interface with many adjustable settings.