STV Player: For live TV, catch-up and box sets APK

Version 4.10.0 -
Last updated: Fri, 06 Nov 2020 11:53:59 UTC

STV Player: For live TV, catch-up and box sets apk

APP Information

Download Version 4.10.0 (94)
Apk Size19.45 MB
App DeveloperSTV Group plc
Malware CheckTRUSTED
Install on Android4.4.x and up

Download STV Player: For live TV, catch-up and box sets 4.10.0 APK

App Description

STV Player: For live TV, catch-up and box sets is android,player,entertainment, content rating is Everyone (PEGI-3). This app is rated 4 by 6 users who are using this app. To know more about the company/developer, visit STV Group plc website who developed it. apps can be downloaded and installed on Android 4.4.x and higher Android devices. The Latest Version of 4.10.0 Available for download. Download the app using your favorite browser and click Install to install the application. Please note that we provide both basic and pure APK files and faster download speeds than APK Mirror. This app APK has been downloaded 68266+ times on store. You can also download APK and run it with the popular Android Emulators.

Stream and catch-up on all your favourite STV shows via your tablet, smartphone or on the big screen via Google Chromecast.

Find all your favourite soaps, entertainment shows, drama and sport here; including Emmerdale, Coronation Street and X Factor. While keeping up-to-date with STV News and Scotland Tonight.

Get exclusive online content and box sets - from previews, extras and interviews from your favourite STV shows to a whole world of Children’s shows from our award-winning partner Hopster.

• Live stream and restart the STV channel
• Catch-up on most shows for up to 30 days after they're on TV
• Watch on your tablet, smartphone and the big screen (via Chromecast)
• See exclusive content, previews, extras and interviews
• Search and browse our wide range of box sets 
• Catch up with old favourites from our archives - including Taggart and High Road

For watching Live TV and some of our other programmes you’ll need to be resident in our broadcast region. If you are elsewhere in the UK, you’ll still be able to watch on-demand and many of our archive programmes or box sets. 
For anything else, please check out the ITV Hub.

App ChangeLog

  • Performance improvements for on demand video watching and some more bugs fixed.

App Screens

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requires following permissions on your android device.

view network connections
Allows the app to view information about network connections such as which networks exist and are connected.

Allows access to the list of accounts in the Accounts Service.

find accounts on the device
Allows the app to get the list of accounts known by the phone. This may include any accounts created by applications you have installed.

full network access
Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.

read the contents of your SD card
Allows the app to read the contents of your SD card.

run at startup
Allows the app to have itself started as soon as the system has finished booting. This can make it take longer to start the phone and allow the app to slow down the overall phone by always running.

reorder running apps
Allows the app to move tasks to the foreground and background. The app may do this without your input.

use accounts on the device
Allows the app to request authentication tokens.

prevent phone from sleeping
Allows the app to prevent the phone from going to sleep.

modify or delete the contents of your SD card
Allows the app to write to the SD card.

receive data from Internet
Allows apps to accept cloud to device messages sent by the app's service. Using this service will incur data usage. Malicious apps could cause excess data usage.

read Google service configuration
Allows this app to read Google service configuration data.

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Google Play Reviews

  1. Michael Taylor-avatar

    Michael Taylor


    Oh god, the ads. So. Many. Ads. A minute and a half of ads every 10 minutes. This is ridiculous. Edit: so you have decided to put in EVEN MORE ads 10 ads in one ad break. What a joke.

  2. Frank J McGuire-avatar

    Frank J McGuire


    If the app decides you will be shown adverts then its full of bugs. The program stops after the adverts, the video just jumps about or a black screen. If your lucky some programs don't have any adverts (it is very random) then it works fine (I'm using chromecast).

  3. R McC-avatar

    R McC


    Rubbish. Can't even seem to cast to my TV, and when you click the share button you have roughly three seconds to scroll through and choose what you want before it closes the menu for you.

  4. phill walker-avatar

    phill walker


    Very poor it constantly crashes. Sometimes don't even starts at times. But be sure that the will always get there adverts and sponcers to play without any problems. This is probably one of the worst apps on Google play apps

  5. Daniel Sullivan-avatar

    Daniel Sullivan


    The app gets the job done but for a Scottish broadcaster the selection of Scottish programmes is quite limited. How about some new original Scottish drama for a change?

  6. claire wright-avatar

    claire wright


    The volume in the adverts during programmes is louder than the programmes so annoying

  7. Shaun Shaun-avatar

    Shaun Shaun


    Cant watch anything for 10 minutes without it saying error has occured. And the adverts are long. Definitely would not recommend unless they fix the problems.

  8. Paul Taylor-avatar

    Paul Taylor


    Please make this app available on the new Chromecast with Google TV, thanks.

  9. James Stewart-avatar

    James Stewart


    Crashes saying it is playing an ad but with just a blank screen going nowhere




    awful disgusting app,only app on my tablet that lags and buffers,can't even watch the preview of stv news because greedy STV force ads just as john mckay starts to say whats coming up at 6.

  11. John McArthur-avatar

    John McArthur


    Works perfectly Everytime as well as being very user friendly. 10 out of 10 from me.

  12. Jim Johnstone-avatar

    Jim Johnstone


    wont power up just stays at the welcome screen.

  13. Allan Irvine-avatar

    Allan Irvine


    Could be better, but ok I have most recently been watching Taggart episodes from 80's and early 90's, some have been poorly applied, Flesh and Blood is an hour shorter than DVD release, Death Comes Softly has a bit where it automatically fast forwards through a scene like someone accidently pushed fast forward whilst streaming it on to the player and didn't think to fix it. And Violent Delights sound is very iffy.

  14. bethellen-avatar



    When watching a 45 minute programme with 3 ad breaks it returns back to the beginning after each ad. So we're 20 or so minutes in and after sitting through 10 ads it starts at the beginning again and you have to FF through to find your place. And this happens every ad break. Never seen anything like it!

  15. Jordan Ross-avatar

    Jordan Ross


    Poor quality app just constantly freezing while watching so have to start again witch means watching the ads again for it to just freeze again. With the update though so far so good until today trying to watch who wants to be a millionaire and am unable to watch the last 10 mins for crashing useless app should save where you left off 😡😡😡

  16. Bill Archibald-avatar

    Bill Archibald


    This app has to be one of the worst apps ever. Keeps crashing on an android TV box, on a talktalk youview box and our Toshiba TV. Considering I have 3 devices to choose from, one app should be sufficient. Come on dev guys, please improve to make it backward compatable....

  17. Sapphirous X-avatar

    Sapphirous X


    Every time I use it, it buffers and crashes. First you need to get through the ads. Funny how the ads never buffer but the programmes do. When it crashes and you restart prepare to go through the ads again I should point out I have a fast Internet connection and never have this problem with iplayer or any other streaming service

  18. Johanna Hutton-avatar

    Johanna Hutton


    Can't even get the bloomin app to download. It gets to 88% then freezes. And get nothing. Even when I go onto the website to watch anything it just keeps showing you the same stupid advert and won't play the blasted programme.

  19. David Little-avatar

    David Little


    This app is extremely frustrating. It constantly freezes when trying to watch on i pad. Tried to watch one of the many programmes that they advertise. Gave up half way through watching a box set from Australia took twice as long to watch one episode. When trying to watch on phone app just buffers and will not load

  20. Jonathan Oladjins-avatar

    Jonathan Oladjins


    Really poor quality of live tv playback. Constantly freezes/crashes and you have to restart and watch BOS adverts again. I have good internet and zero problems with BBC, ITV, Ch4, Ch5 players. Wish I could just use ITV player. Shocking it forces Scottish people to use STV.

  21. Caroline Fraser-avatar

    Caroline Fraser


    Absolutely hopeless. Have installed on Samsung TV. Constantly crashes and buffers. Impossible to watch a whole series. Not an issue with my broadband. All other platforms work perfectly. Please fix or scrap it and use the ITV platform which appears to work better.

  22. Claire McVeigh-avatar

    Claire McVeigh


    This app is badly organised and amatuer compared with BBCiPlayer, Netflix, Prime, even BTs App! Unins If its not buffering through the 8 adverts, it's having to login everytime you use it. Rubbish.

  23. Stuart L-avatar

    Stuart L


    Absolute garbage app. Doesn't remember last place so can't resume, then skipping though results in a deluge of adverts, and no subtitles (possibly just on the one programme I'm watching tbf, but still).

  24. George Archer-avatar

    George Archer


    I would like to be able to add a review, but for some reason the app is not compatible with nvidia shield, BUT the ITV hub is compatible BUT does NOT offer STV content - It would be good for the developers of the app to fix this !!!

  25. Kris Bleakley-avatar

    Kris Bleakley


    Probably one of the worst streaming apps for domestic TV out there! It'll just randomly stop casting and then lose your place after an ad break, so you have to watch TWO extra ad breaks to get back to where you were...

  26. Kenneth Kerr-avatar

    Kenneth Kerr


    Dreadful app. Gave up watching the series I was trying to due to the unacceptable level of adverts every few minutes, which kept pausing to buffer. In future I shall stick to watching the BBC, who's content is better and who's catch up app is a pleasure to use by comparison. I would have given this app no stars, or a minus if it were possible.

  27. Steve Gilmour-avatar

    Steve Gilmour


    Terrible app!!! I'm getting fed up watching anything on the STV player as it keeps crashing or gets stuck in an ad break. Out of curiosity on I left it running and 5 mins later I gave up and had to reboot. It also gets stuck going from ad break back to the program. It's a shame as there are great shows on this platform but the techy problems are just too many and makes for a difficult viewing experience. I'm sure the niggles will get sorted and hence the reason for this review to help.

  28. Helen O'Brien-avatar

    Helen O'Brien


    The app is good but the constantly extremely loud ads are just too much. I have to use earplugs to watch my programs on my tablet. The sound is absolutely horrendous on the ears 😕 Please fix this!

  29. Luke Yates-avatar

    Luke Yates


    Basic function is fine. Picture-in-picture implementation is even good. Biggest problem is, I suspect, to do with video compression: app is data-hungry and can't cope with anything less than an excellent connection without constantly buffering (even 4G has frequent buffering.) I can directly compare to watching live tennis on Amazon's app and STV consumed nearly 4 times as much data for a shorter match. Pity ITV got the Rugby World Cup rights with such poor implementation on their app.

  30. Dougie Ormiston-avatar

    Dougie Ormiston


    5 seconds of watching, followed by 15 seconds of buffering is not a viable viewing experience. I have no idea why this is such a terrible app, but, it is. FYI, I was watching on a secure high speed connection, with this being the only app running. Every other app runs fine, so, it's not me, it's you.

  31. Sharon f-avatar

    Sharon f


    Worst app I have ever downloaded. Main reason I got it was it was to watch live TV, every so often it would say Problem has occurred, pls close and relaunch. The problem is when I went back into programme I was watching it would only watch from very beginning with no option to fast forward. I gave up! I dont even think it should get 1 star but cannot post without pressing a star

  32. Connor Fitzpatrick-avatar

    Connor Fitzpatrick


    Jesus christ. The ammount of adverts is absurd. When you click on the show you get 3 minutes of adverts, fair enough. Then you skip into the show because you've already seen some of the show and then you have to watch another 3-4 minutes of adverts. You shouldn't have to watch 6 minutes of adverts before you get to watch your show. You wonder why people are illegally downloading shows and using dodgy apps. It's honestly because it's a more convenient and less time consuming way of watching TV

  33. Jools Dyson-avatar

    Jools Dyson


    Always buffering. I may need an older version compatable with android 4.4.2. as says app may not be optimised for my device ?? Whats thatsupposed to mean anyway? And can i work round itusing android 4.4.2 quad core IT tablet ??? Had to uninstall...

  34. G Martin-avatar

    G Martin


    Won't install on a NVidia Shield. Won't install on a Sony Android TV. Is available on the TV YouView Menu, but the TV needs a hard reset every day to get programmes to load, otherwise its just watching a spinning blue circle. The menu navigation is clunky - selection by 'greying down' an image is simply appalling - you simply can't see what episode of a programme is selected. Try a bright border highlight (why am I having to explain something so basic to the developers?) Just a dreadful, dreadful app - why can't you just have STV on the ITV Player?

  35. Andrew Donald-avatar

    Andrew Donald


    Rubbish. Watch 50 adverts then they might let you watch 10 minutes of television. Just a way for STV to get revenue. There are better ways to watch television uninterrupted. Don't bother unless you love watching adverts all the time. Really disappointed and I'm uninstalling. 😭😭😭

  36. Gordon H-avatar

    Gordon H


    Hopeless. Why does it continually hang after ad breaks, you then have to restart app which means you have to suffer another ad before live coverage continues resulting in missed minuites. Not good when trying to watch live sport!!! The picture quality is also very poor, lack of proper colours. Before anyone says my brand is fine, as other apps work just fine.

  37. Greg Neil-avatar

    Greg Neil


    Constant ads, anytime I try to cast a programme I have to sit through 9+ adverts only for the programme to not play.

  38. Debra Hill-avatar

    Debra Hill


    Worst player out there, there's no bar to help you skip through the episodes you are watching and the app crashes on me everything I'm watching a programme then I have no option but to watch it live and miss half the show or to back to the start and watch it all over again along with all the adverts. Got to right near the end of DOI and it crashed after having to rewatch from the start. Not happy at all please put a bar into the app so people can skip to where they left off.

  39. Rhona Macdonald-avatar

    Rhona Macdonald


    Far too many ads that cause the app to crash or hang. Have tried watching deep water box set several times and can't get past the middle of the episode. It's so annoying with 6 or 7 ads as the break. People don't want this when usjbg in demand services. They just want to watch TV!!!!

  40. Anna Gibbons-avatar

    Anna Gibbons


    Rubbish this past week trying to catch up on Wednesday and Friday episodes of Emmerdale. Your system kept revolving the blue circle and repeating adverts for Tesco plus freezing frame shots? What's all this about - absolute rubbish. The BBC iplayer and ch4 working so not my telly or signal. Plus I'm sure it was Wednesday showing as Friday episode the first half? Regards AG

  41. Saiful Alam-avatar

    Saiful Alam


    Problem 1: Too Manyyyy Advert while trying to watch any program. Please follow BBC iplayer. 1 to 3 ads are ok, not 21 to 28 ads for a 45 mins program. Example: try to watch "A Confession" Problem 2: Never seen buffering on BBC iplayer, Netflix or any other App. Your app constantly buffered now and then, even though I had a stable connection through out. Problem 3: After watching all those ads, if connection gets lots or simply prefer to watch later, had been forced to watch all the ads again.

  42. Abbie Wilkins-avatar

    Abbie Wilkins


    Stopped working about a fortnight ago. Will play a couple of ads and then crash. Have uninstalled and reinstalled several times. Have emailed the 'enquiries' email address at stv with all the details but no response. Given up now. Update: STV did respond eventually. The player now works again after yesterdays update.

  43. Sam Collier-avatar

    Sam Collier


    8 ads at a time. And if you skip forward in a programme, say because you don't want to watch the halftime discussion of a match, you get all the ads you would have seen. Other commercial channels handle this much, much better.

  44. A Google user-avatar

    A Google user


    I loved this app until about 4 weeks ago then everything changed. It worked to perfection then suddenly... Won't let me play on catch up, won't let me play live...basically every time I log in it stops!!! Shame cos it was my favourite app when away in our wee caravan. Still... I live in hope!!

  45. Andy Philip-avatar

    Andy Philip


    STV, can ye not spend some of the revenue from the EIGHT adverts saturating each of the "way too many" ad breaks in each programme and IMPROVE the app. IF THAT WASN'T ANNOYING ENOUGH, when you are lumbered by these ad breaks the app stalls, stutters, goes on strike, does anything other than play even the ads or programmes, either taking you back to the start of the prog where you can't go to the point you last watched without more ads! CONGRATS, UNDOUBTEDLY WORST TV CATCHUP APP ON HERE!

  46. Gordon Stewart-avatar

    Gordon Stewart


    First time ive used it and deleted it within 5 mins. I wanted to watch a show no way to pause. Constant buffering and then decides to freeze on buffering... can't even restart where it stopped working i got to watch the whole thing from the start ..... the most useless app ive ever installed. Would rate it -5 if i could.. this day in age tv apps should be working better

  47. Douglas McGregor-avatar

    Douglas McGregor


    The worst player on the market. It doesn't remember your previously watched list half the time. When it does,it doesn't remember your place and restarts partly watched episodes from the start and makes you watch all the adverts again! sometimes to find your place you have to sit through 15 minutes of adverts then it loses signal. Abysmal!

  48. Richard Blair-avatar

    Richard Blair


    plays ok, but absolutely no control. i dont want to sit through all the studio discussion prior to a game. yet no fast forward or jump to next section. how backward is that? Addendum. Nor the option to pause, stop. Fast forward after pausing. Basic controls.

  49. David Moodie-avatar

    David Moodie


    Ok streaming but does not keep track of what episodes have been watched, which is very irritating.

  50. Churchy Church-avatar

    Churchy Church


    It's always staying oops there's been an error. Çheck connection. My connection band signal is fine

  51. Daniel James Francklin-avatar

    Daniel James Francklin


    Finding the App very frustrating, using it through my firestick, for the Rugby World Cup. Instead of watching live I opted to watch from the beginning but after pausing it, it froze so had to exit and start from the beginning as there is no fast forward in the watch from beginning option.

  52. Jake Nicholson-avatar

    Jake Nicholson


    "Live" isn't actually the live broadcast. "TV guide" doesn't load at all. Privacy policy doesn't show so there's no way of knowing what you're signing up to (and there's no way to delete your account so make sure you give them fake info). Utterly worthless.

  53. Patrick Connolly Stewart Andrew Murphy-avatar

    Patrick Connolly Stewart Andrew Murphy


    Sometimes you can find yourself with the app on my phone or tablet or smart TV that you have a good while to waiting for it to work with you can get a better quality time to help me with it being useful,that's why I'm going to be able to carry on with the work 2 star's I think I've done the first round of the kicks of the app so help me with the apps on my devices ASAP.

  54. Will X-avatar

    Will X


    Don't bother trying to watch live TV on this app. It'll time out every few minutes, and then you're forces to watch another long unskippable advert before you can start watching again. I watched the same BoS ad with Susan Calman 13 times before I gave up trying to watch the rugby..... The developers should hang their heads in shame.

  55. Alpha Bravo-avatar

    Alpha Bravo


    OK-My first review may have been a tad harsh and have came back to review again. 👍Chromecast 👎Way too many ads still 👎Not SD card compatibility 👎Constant buffering As said by many, Do you not wonder why people use illegal apps when apps like yours are bad.? An English postcode and VPN and even itv hub is better.

  56. Elizabeth Bell-avatar

    Elizabeth Bell


    I have been trying to get on the stvplayer site for the last 3 hours.I have put all of my details in,(my email address & my password).I must have put them in about 4 to 5 times,but nothing"s happening.I only want to watch my favourite programmes,but with no luck.Not a happy costumer at all.This is why I have only given you two stars.So if or when I can actually use it,& it plays well then I will give you another review & it might be 5 stars.Thank you.

  57. Grant Colvin-avatar

    Grant Colvin


    So so bad. I've spent hours trying to watch a show from start to finish. There's always a problem when the adverts at each part ends; the show never restarts and screen just freezes.

  58. Paul McPeake-avatar

    Paul McPeake


    lots of issues. Constantly crashes. When it does work the sound is out of sync with the video. The number of adverts is very frustrating. Overall very poor user experience.

  59. Jenna Halkett-avatar

    Jenna Halkett


    App would be great if it wasnt for the fact that the ads wont always load meaning I cant watch a whole episode at one time or I need to keep watching ads from the beginning until it decides to play all of the ads without freezing.

  60. Kailah Shields-avatar

    Kailah Shields


    Certain adverts take about 10 minutes to get through as they dont load properly. The go compare one most recently.

  61. Kevin Hogarth-avatar

    Kevin Hogarth


    Good if you only want to was old shows. Lost TV signal so could not get to watch the rugby world cup semifinal today. But if i was in other parts of the UK i could have watched it in the ITV hub.

  62. Tracey Johnstone-avatar

    Tracey Johnstone


    Very frustrating app with the ads. When you just need to rewind a bit or go forward to find out where you stopped it. Sometimes watch the same ads 4 times before can pinpoint where you left off.

  63. Karyn Hemphill-avatar

    Karyn Hemphill


    I can play 1 episode of my programme then when it goes into the next episode it buffers until I close it down. Everything else works fine and plays well , just not this app for some reason.

  64. Laura Kerr-avatar

    Laura Kerr


    Have to watch approx. One billion adverts before you can watch a show and god help you if yu have to restart it for some reason. You'll have to watch around two billion adverts....

  65. Hiphop Fairy-avatar

    Hiphop Fairy


    I downloaded this to watch I'm a celebrity get me out of here (after the itv app said I couldn't watch from my region and to watch it on this) but it won't load, it just says "sorry, there was a problem when fetching the content".

  66. Rosemary Sinclair-avatar

    Rosemary Sinclair


    Life's too short to waste on this app. Totally stopped working no matter what I tried. Shouldn't have to be fixing problems. Even ads don't play!!!

  67. Norman Grieve-avatar

    Norman Grieve


    Laborious navigation. Forgets where you are in a series & defaults to the same location endlessly! Pauses far too often, presumably to wait for more data. Far too many adverts which repeat endlessly!

  68. David Brown-avatar

    David Brown


    Absolute rubbish. App does not work. Tried to sign in password not recognised. Tried to reset password still no luck. Message keep saying unable to reset password. Uninstalling again for good!

  69. Derek Hogan-avatar

    Derek Hogan


    Jeezus, can't you even let people watch the start of a program without having to watch a dozen ads first? The are other ways to watch things, and I'll be using them! Uninstalled.

  70. siobhan Cranie-avatar

    siobhan Cranie


    Rubbish, I wouldn't even give it one star. Constantly stopping and sound is awful.

  71. Stiofán Ó Firghil-avatar

    Stiofán Ó Firghil


    Fantastic.. Does everything it says.. Just wish it had more of Scottish Football, even the old stuff..

  72. Chris Duncan-avatar

    Chris Duncan


    WAS good to view Freesports on the live section but updated today and it has gone??

  73. Al-avatar



    Far too many adverts! I just want to watch TV world cup. Adverts up to 10 adverts. So annoying and wasting time. Why????!!!

  74. Colin McKay-avatar

    Colin McKay


    Yes it's a very handy apps STV player I like it very much and hope to continue with STV for good

  75. Helen McMahon-avatar

    Helen McMahon


    I lived in Scotland for many years and now live in England. I thought this app would be a nice way to keep 'in touch' as it were. Unfortunately, because my current post code isn't a Scottish one, I am barred from some content. Uninstalled.

  76. Walt Grieve-avatar

    Walt Grieve


    Too many adverts and they are too long. When the app crashes you need to watch the ads all over again. Waste of time.

  77. Anna Sellars-avatar

    Anna Sellars


    Can't pause tv or skip through, screen freezes after ads so you only get audio and no picture. Can't use the ITV player in Scotland either so we're stuck with something that doesn't work!

  78. Alex Barton-avatar

    Alex Barton


    Utter waste of time, limited shows compared to england. Want to watch the isle of am TT. Cant on stv app, vpn with the itv app and you can. Only channel that requires a different app than the rest of the uk.

  79. Michael Sparshatt-avatar

    Michael Sparshatt


    Why do I need a separate app from the main itv one, it's so annoying. Also crashes all the time, difficult to skip ahead and a ridiculous amount of adverts.

  80. Audrey Crossan-avatar

    Audrey Crossan


    Can't get it to download,had it for ages then completely disappeared from my help from anyone at all 👎 It's terrible.

  81. Iris Clark-avatar

    Iris Clark


    Love my stv player, great if ur out and about or watching it in bed , I use it daily, love love it

  82. Ian Kinnell-avatar

    Ian Kinnell


    Does not function on a large range of android platforms. Just crashes. Except bizarrely, on a Galaxy S7 don't waste your time until this is rewritten.

  83. St3-avatar



    No subtitles? Finish one episode of a show and you then have to manually search for the next episode. Playback has improved alot! Overall still a bit pish.

  84. Mummyof4F.N.K.K Millan-avatar

    Mummyof4F.N.K.K Millan


    It's grate when it works.. Not been working for the past two weeks keeps buffering on adds and when emerdale is going on a brake.. Fix this can't watch anything

  85. Aimee Colvin-avatar

    Aimee Colvin


    I have this app and it works perfectly on my phone. I downloaded it on my tablet to watch shows on a bigger screen but the app does not allow me to log in to an already existing account. Is this a problem with the app or just not an option at the moment?

  86. R Ruff-avatar

    R Ruff


    One of the worst apps around. Can't give it 0 stars. Constantly cuts off when watching live, saying no network. Needs fixed, big time. Waste of time downloading.

  87. A Google user-avatar

    A Google user


    Probably the worst app I have ever downloaded. Can't even access STV News to watch on the STV player! Avoid, it's just too frustrating to deal with.

  88. Elaine Kilday-avatar

    Elaine Kilday


    Im annoying with too many adverts. It makes me fell sleep. i dislike stv iplayer 😣 Subtitles are bad. Sometime not on line. I Cannot live without subtitles as I'm deaf. It's need running smoothly

  89. Pamela Clark-avatar

    Pamela Clark


    Worst app ever I watch all TV on iPad and this one is the worst crashes freezes no pause fast forward or rewind function needs a serious revamp worst app I have ever used in this day and age I expect way more new web developers needed

  90. Caitlin Mcshane-avatar

    Caitlin Mcshane


    Not sure why but this won't let me play anything on my Samsung s9 but worked perfectly fine with my s7!🤔 seen another reveiw from someone having the exact same problem.

  91. ANDY JACK-avatar



    Hi Just treated myself to a new phone for Xmas so all is working well now. Just one issue with the app there is a bit to many ads!!!! Hence the 3* rating.

  92. irene jardine-avatar

    irene jardine


    Useless, about sums up STV all together can't get it on Samsung smart TVs, just won't download, tried casting from phone just crashes constantly, useless app, give no stars if I could

  93. treadhead 22-avatar

    treadhead 22


    The app keeps shutting down! Been trying to watch I'm a celeb on catch up and it's stopped 4 times in the first half hr and won't resume from last watched place. Very poor.

  94. Aisha Sultana-avatar

    Aisha Sultana


    So many ads! First day I used it, so much buffering. Second day it made me watch so many ads then the shows don't play? Very frustrating.

  95. Ryan Shepherd-avatar

    Ryan Shepherd


    Worst player app about, very basic features, difficult to work, full of bugs and crashes, also extremely slow and not well laid out. Pish

  96. Nicole E-avatar

    Nicole E


    Can't get passed the adverts, app crashes every time the show is about to start. ITV app is much better but doesn't have the show I want

  97. jessica morrison-avatar

    jessica morrison


    When watching adverts come on and show does not come back. Have to stop and restart again

  98. J R-avatar

    J R


    Too many adverts for too long ... Also lack of download major issue, so only use if you are desperate

  99. William Briggs Constable-avatar

    William Briggs Constable


    Cannot sign up as it keeps saying that one or more pieces of information is invalid yet does not highlight what is wrong.

  100. Ann Parker-avatar

    Ann Parker


    Apparently Glasgow is out with the STV area !! So can only get very old episodes of Weir's Way!! Uninstalled!!

  101. Penny Barrie-avatar

    Penny Barrie


    Runs great and I know we have to have adverts but do we have to watch the same adverts time after time drives me mad.

  102. Bryan Doak-avatar

    Bryan Doak


    unbelievably poor app hangs all the time and forces you to rewatch about a dozen adds anytime you try to go back. also forces an unnecessary sign in that it then doesnt remember - seriously not worth it

  103. Donald Fraser-avatar

    Donald Fraser


    Absolutely ruined in the update. Far too many ads, and no video control forward etc. Might keep for emergencies, but probably gonna uninstall.

  104. Karen Armstrong-avatar

    Karen Armstrong


    Rubbish. Worked perfectly until about a month or so ago. Cant watch anything as it keeps closing the app

  105. Hamish Robertson-avatar

    Hamish Robertson


    Awful, android version is completely different from apple. Would not let me watch the rugby world cup. 1/10 would not recommend

  106. Pabs S-avatar

    Pabs S


    very impressed, vast improvement from the last version and has seemless Chromecast experience. finally stv have caught up with the streaming age.

  107. Debbie Andrew-avatar

    Debbie Andrew


    Since latest update i've not been able to watch GMB or Lorraine. it just tells me these programs are not available to me. Also is freezes all the time.

  108. Zoe Docherty-avatar

    Zoe Docherty


    Waste of time, downloaded twice, both times couldn't sign in - redirected to create an account even though I already have one!

  109. Evelynn Lowey-avatar

    Evelynn Lowey


    Very poor quality always crashing and buffering sort it out stv.

  110. Stephen Kent-avatar

    Stephen Kent


    Awful. Same using any browser on Pc. Even with fast Broadband. I've given up using it and now only use ITV hub.

  111. Adam Kosterka-avatar

    Adam Kosterka


    Poor in comparison to BBC or Channel4 apps. The bank of scotland adverts are so annoying.

  112. Frances Beattie-avatar

    Frances Beattie


    adverts only, will not let me view any programmes. why???? adverts only, will not let me view programmes. Why?

  113. K Hunter-avatar

    K Hunter


    Way too many ads. I don't mind ads but this app gives too many.

  114. ian paulins-avatar

    ian paulins


    Terrible, absolute rubbish, can't get into the thing. It tells you it has sent a link to your email address but nothing ever arrives.

  115. scott Struthers-avatar

    scott Struthers


    Useless, i have installed the app on my LG smart tv only to find there is no live tv.

  116. carol holmes-avatar

    carol holmes


    Too many adverts. Sometimes I get so frustrated I just put it off!!

  117. A Google user-avatar

    A Google user


    Can't watch a single thing without it freezing. App Uninstaller. Thanks!

  118. A Google user-avatar

    A Google user


    Was wary due to the previous bad reviews but it seems to work perfectly for me, no complaints at all.

  119. Robert Doig-avatar

    Robert Doig


    Had to reinstall last week and will not function at all now. Compared to rival TV players this is useless!

  120. A Google user-avatar

    A Google user


    had app watched for many ,on the on tablet Samsung then would not let me sign in suddenly? ? ?? ? ? tried download app asked my postcode keeps dismissing even tho I've had app for over a year on tablet? ? its rubbish

  121. Alasdair Stenhouse-avatar

    Alasdair Stenhouse


    Worst app ever! Constantly crashes. Useless. Update: still useless at live streaming, buffers every 2min! Come on people...

  122. Scott Thomson-avatar

    Scott Thomson


    7 day catch-up is not long enough, needs to be at least 1 month. Missed a few episodes of Scotland Tonight while on holiday and can't see them now! :-/

  123. Chris Yule-avatar

    Chris Yule


    Completely useless. Facebook post prompted install but couldn't open the program in the app. Couldn't search, just kept timing out. Regret registering.

  124. Andrew Stewart-avatar

    Andrew Stewart


    Using an old tablet (Android 5.11), updates, but all I get is the start screen and a spinning wheel...

  125. Essi K-avatar

    Essi K


    Disappointing there's no option for subtitles.

  126. Trevor Bruce-avatar

    Trevor Bruce


    The worst app ever try to skip forward to part of programme I was at and now sat through near 15mins off adds ready to throw tv out window very very frustrating

  127. David Ross-avatar

    David Ross


    Awful Awful Awful Awful Awful ...... Dont you think 8 ads every 10 minutes is a bit much ...? AVOID this app like the PLAGUE. Hang your heads in shame

  128. james walker-avatar

    james walker


    not very, good cuts off and sometimes have to go through advert all over again, cant you get some tips from ITV app

  129. Mr Aware-avatar

    Mr Aware


    Useless. Keeps freezimg and I have to watch it from the start again... p.s i see no reason why i should Corrie through this instead of ITV hub... but both apps are awful anyway

  130. john miller-avatar

    john miller


    Very poor app. Back button does not work. Impossible to read news as I have to go back to the beginning after each story.

  131. Cheryl Wilson-avatar

    Cheryl Wilson


    rubbish too many ads playing and cant be skipped got to sit through them plus keeps crashing, dont recommend it at all

  132. Susan .M . Cooper-avatar

    Susan .M . Cooper


    Courious, looking for the Best App's I can download on my mobile and my TV Firestick.

  133. Alistair Montgomery-avatar

    Alistair Montgomery


    Just an obscene amount of adverts. I think everyone understands you need to make money via advertising, this just smacks of greed.

  134. Brian Cannon-avatar

    Brian Cannon


    Terrible!! Won't play episodes just crashes as soon as I try to play a video!

  135. elsie macrae-avatar

    elsie macrae


    Annoying waste of time. Continuous loop of asking for email address and when email add submitted returns to previous screen gggrrrrr

  136. Maroon Toon-avatar

    Maroon Toon


    keeps stopping & then goes back to ads before programme starts again. very annoying

  137. hopeful homesteader-avatar

    hopeful homesteader


    Constantly freezes and won't play movies live. Really disappointing

  138. A Google user-avatar

    A Google user


    Was working fine until 3 days ago, now it won't work. Hopefully this will be rectified soon.

  139. Colin Dickson-avatar

    Colin Dickson


    Have too watch ads then it crashes so restart and watch the ads again and repeat and repeat

  140. Andrew Murphy-avatar

    Andrew Murphy


    crash crash crash.... can never watch a programme without app crashing every 10 seconds. yawn!

  141. Scott Watson-avatar

    Scott Watson


    Loads of content, dead easy to use. Love the new "dark" look

  142. Anne Marie Fitzpatrick-avatar

    Anne Marie Fitzpatrick


    Was great untill now can get in downloaded the hub it wont let you in to stv and only let you watch some shows wast of time big let down

  143. alisue blogs-avatar

    alisue blogs


    used to be ok but suddenly it keeps crashing - always seems to manage to play the ads though

  144. Jan McNelis-avatar

    Jan McNelis


    What an amazing app. The devs and especially QA has done a great job. Zarate chopped indeed . 👍🔮🥁🥳🧨💃

  145. Munro Stewart-avatar

    Munro Stewart


    No option to pause or skip, have to restart live shows. Very annoying

  146. Paul Gibson-avatar

    Paul Gibson


    most appalimg app ever, frieezes all the time then back to the beginning and have to wath adverts over and over again. dont even try.

  147. iain macdonald-avatar

    iain macdonald


    Utterly unwatchable. Soooooo many ads its not worth the bother.

  148. Louise Brannan-avatar

    Louise Brannan


    constant interruptions in the programmes although for some reason the adverts seem to stream with no problems.

  149. Elise Mills-avatar

    Elise Mills


    In my opinion i think this app is really good i can watch what i want at any time its great if you have missed something on tv , great app 😀

  150. Brian Adams-avatar

    Brian Adams


    As I work away I can't always get Internet when am I going to be able to download stuff to watch at my leisure like BBC I player does