Now you can use select Android smartphones as an extra TV for your home. Just connect to the app through your Optimum home network to view live TV on your right on your phone. You can also watch On Demand programs, or even use your device as a remote control to search and record TV shows to your DVR or Multi-Room DVR.
Visit optimum.net/app for more information and a full list of supported devices.
And dont worry if your Android device isnt supported yet. We are working to add more devices to this app every day.Optimum App Features:
Live TV and On Demand
Watch all of your channels live
Quickly access Whats On Now
Use the in-app keypad to tune directly to the channel you want
Browse Movies On Demand, Free On Demand, and Subscription On Demand categories
Get a list of more titles like the one you have highlighted
Get recommendations of programs we think youd enjoy
Rate programs and movies for better recommendations
Filter the On Demand menus to show free titles, only titles that are available to you as part of your premium subscriptions, or Last Chance titles that are only available for a limited time
Watch Free On Demand and Subscription On Demand programs
Watch other On Demand content from your Active Rentals
Add titles to your cart for viewing on any of your devices or digital cable boxes
Full parental controls capability to control viewing of content on the app
Browse TV listings for your area
Highlight a program and see other times the program might be on
Get a list of more shows like the one you have highlighted
If you missed a show, go up to 2 hours in the PAST to select it and find other times in the future it might be on and schedule a DVR or Multi-Room DVR recording, or go back even further to find On Demand content for the highlighted network
Mark your favorite channels
Filter TV listings to show just your favorite channels, HD channels only, or just the channels youre subscribed to
Use your device as a remote control and control your digital cable boxes.
View your scheduled and recorded lists
Supports Multi-Room DVR
Search by keyword, title, cast, subject or category
Ability to filter results on whats on now, TV, On Demand, DVR or Multi-Room DVR
Optimum WiFi Auto Registration
Optional feature that allows customers to register their mobile devices for automatic sign-in to any of our Optimum Wi-Fi hotspots*** Live TV channels, On Demand and DVR are matched to the users existing video subscription service.
*** Parental controls work the same as on a digital cable box and must be set specifically within the app in order to block programming.
*** Closed captioning is available see Settings within the app.
*** Pay-Per-View, digital music, and interactive channels are not available in the app at this time.Service Requirements
Management of DVR or Multi-Room DVR currently requires subscription to Optimum Online
Please visit http://www.optimum.net/Terms/OptimumApp to review the full terms of service
Wireless home network with secure router (Wireless B or above)