Showbox is a free Android-based application used for viewing movies, videos, TV shows and cartoons. It provides users with the option of either downloading the video or watching it online.
Movie box, on the other hand, is the same application for iOS devices.
We shall see how these two application differ.
Showbox is the streaming application for Android. It is the most convenient method for these users to watch movies and TV Shows. It permits streaming of all movies for free.
The library of Showbox is frequently updated with the latest TV shows and movies. In addition, there are regular updates on the application with introduction new features. The availability of an excellent back-end support team helps in addressing user issues and concerns. The application is now available in multiple versions and devices like smartphones, PCs (any Operating System) and Tablets. Users of the PC version of Showbox can watch the shows and movies on the big screen by downloading the application on PCs for free.
Salient Features of Showbox
- Although it was originally developed for Android devices, this application is now compatible with Windows and iPhones.
- It has a highly simple, user-friendly and responsive user interface.
- All content can be downloaded to any device.
- Showbox provides access to an enormous library of popular movies, TV shows and multilingual news channels.
- Free use of all content. Viewing broadcasts is available in incognito mode without registration.
- The settings permits alterations in picture quality.
- Showbox does not impact the mobile storage space.
- It is recommended to have player applications like VLC Player or MXPlayer to view movies and shows.
- Users can pause the movies or shows at any time and restart from the paused point.
- All content is legal and available in HD quality.
- The search bar provides a host of categories to search and filter movies and shows.
- Showbox does not store data on its own servers. This service provides direct links to torrent files, broadcasts and data storage.
- The latest version of the application, v5.36, claims to be a stable update. There is an improvement in performance and issues with hanging applications have been solved. The weight of this new version has also been substantially reduced.
Let us now look at Moviebox as an application with a similar character.
As Showbox is for Android users, Moviebox is the online streaming application for iOS devices and users.
The library of Moviebox is filled with a huge collection of shows and movies, segregated into various categories. It provides the option of downloading and watching movies at a later date. It offers streaming in different resolutions. Users are given choices between lower qualities of 360p and 480p to a higher quality of 720p. Moviebox is also availble for pc and moviebox for mac can also be downloaded.
Features of Moviebox
- The application is free for download or use.
- The interface is simple and effective. The recommendations on the homepage are based on the new and trending content. This helps users locate the latest content quickly.
- There are no irritating advertisements.
- Users can download movies on the device for viewing offline at a later date.
- This application has a library of over sixty thousand films and TV shows.
- Jailbreaking of the iOS device is not required to install this application.
- Users have the flexibility of changing the quality when downloading and watching.
- It has an easy search options to locate movies and TV series.
- The library is regularly updated with the latest movies, TV shows and trailers.
- Moviebox provides VIP versions for better user experiences.
- The application supports iOS versions 5 to 11.
- It is compatible with iPhone X, iPhone 8 and 8 Plus, iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, iPhone SE, iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, 6 and 6 Plus, 5S, 5C, 5 and 4S
- The iPad versions supported are iPad (New), iPad Pro 9.7-inch / 12.9-inch , Air 2, Air, 4G, 3G & 2, iPad Mini 4, Mini 3, Mini 2, Mini
Showbox and Moviebox are like the faces of the same coin. It is not possible to clearly state which of them is better. Both applications carry the same features and functionalities for their respective users. The major and seemingly only difference in both applications is the choice of the platform. Moviebox is for iOS devices while Showbox is android based. With a larger number of global users on the android platform, the users of Showbox are comparatively larger.