The Sun Mobile

 - iPhone Mobile Analytics and App Store Data
 - iPhone Mobile Analytics and App Store Data
 - iPhone Mobile Analytics and App Store Data
 - iPhone Mobile Analytics and App Store Data
 - iPhone Mobile Analytics and App Store Data


Get The Sun and then some with our mobile app.

As well as all the biggest stories of the day from the UK's best-selling newspaper, it's constantly updated with live news, showbiz and sport.

Packed full of pictures and videos, it has special daily features as well as our beloved regulars AND we'll send you alerts when the latest great story breaks.

Daily Sun favourites include Page 3, Dear Deidre's advice column - which includes her new top tip video - Mystic Meg and Striker and all our columnists, including Katie Hopkins, Jeremy Clarkson and Jane Moore. There’s also a special section for our hugely popular No Diet Diet.

Plus we add into the mix our 20-second videos - a fresh, funny take on the stories of the day - a daily quiz, our telly picks, a sneak peek at the soaps and a round-up of the best pictures of the day.

The app is part of our Sun+ package, where members get full access to, can watch goals and highlights and get all the footie news on our Goals app, read the full newspaper on Sun Classic tablet app and save money with our exclusive Sun Perks offers and freebies.

What's New

Version 2.0.4 (Jul 30, 2014)

We’ve been working hard to make some changes to the App that should help you enjoy your Sun+ package more.

You can now jump between your Sun+ apps easier, and get right into the detail straight away by following links straight into match reports on Goals

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Version 2.0.3 (Jun 30, 2014)

We’ve noticed a few niggles over the last few days so we’ve made sure we’ve got these sorted for you!

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Version 2.0.2 (Mar 13, 2014)

The new version is now fully updated and accessible with OS 7.1

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Version 2.0.1 (Mar 06, 2014)

Content in this app now downloads when you're not using it, letting you access all the latest news and breaking stories faster than ever.

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Version 2.0 (Dec 11, 2013)

- Complete redesign for the best mobile news experience anywhere

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Version 1.2.1 (Aug 12, 2013)

Bug Fixes.

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Version 1.2 (Jul 31, 2013)

The Sun Mobile App is now part of Sun+, the new digital entertainment bundle brought to you exclusively by The Sun. As a result, In App Purchases have been removed from this app.

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Version 1.1.4 (Mar 19, 2013)

* Bug fixes

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Version 1.1.3 (Feb 27, 2013)

* iPhone 5 screen support
* Sun Scan (Aurasma) removed from the MINI APPS but still available on the Home top toolbar
* Scotland and Ireland icons in the navigation bar have been updated

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Version 1.1.2 (Sep 20, 2012)

This build contains vital iOS6 bug fixes and other bug fixes to improve overall stability.

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Version 1.1.1 (Jul 25, 2012)

Please delete and re-install the App if you had problems with our last release.

We're very sorry some users have experienced difficulties using Sun for iPhone but we are pleased to say these bugs have now been fixed. Thanks for the valuable feedback that has helped to improve the app.

This update also boasts some great new features:

- Aurasma: Augmented reality functionality comes to The Sun for iPhone
- In-App notifications e.g. for latest news and the opportunity to give us user feedback
- Push notifications for breaking news
- Recurring subscriptions

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Version 1.0.1 (Mar 28, 2012)

- Twitter Sharing bug fixed
- Increase total article limit in sections to 33

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Version 1.0 (Jan 31, 2012)

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2.0.4Jul 30, 2014Current release
2.0.3Jun 30, 2014
2.0.2Mar 13, 2014
2.0.1Mar 06, 2014
2.0Dec 11, 2013
1.2.1Aug 12, 2013
1.2Jul 31, 2013
1.1.4Mar 19, 2013
1.1.3Feb 27, 2013
1.1.2Sep 20, 2012
1.1.1Jul 25, 2012
1.0.1Mar 28, 2012
1.0Jan 31, 2012First tracked
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All Versions - 2.6 - 23 ratings
Updated on Mar 05, 2015


Compatibility: iPhone, iPod touch

Category: News

Updated: Feb 10, 2015

Version: 2.0.4

Size: 21.2 MB

Language: English

Seller: News International Ltd.

Rating: Rated 17+

  • Frequent/Intense Alcohol, Tobacco, or Drug Use or References
  • Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
  • Infrequent/Mild Profanity or Crude Humor
  • Infrequent/Mild Sexual Content and Nudity
  • Infrequent/Mild Realistic Violence
  • Frequent/Intense Mature/Suggestive Themes
  • Gambling and Contests
  • Infrequent/Mild Medical/Treatment Information

Family Sharing: Yes

Requirements: Requires iOS 7.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

Bundle ID: com.thesun.sunmobile

App ID:  485672520  [Copy]