playable - Play almost anything video player! MKV, Xvid, Avi, Mov, MP4!

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* Full HD MKV Playback for iPad, iPhone

Watch your AVI, MKV, MP4, X264, XVID and MOV movie files on your iPad, iPhone or iPod Touch without conversion - just copy files to your device through iTunes or over Wifi!

Top 100 app in 130 countries for 2 years - Your media deserves the best!


√ Play HD MKV, MP4, AVI, XVID, X264, MOV, FLV, WMV Videos without conversion
√ Optimized for iPhone 6+, 6 and Retina display
√ Supports iOS 4.3 to iOS 8 including original iPad, iPhone 4
√ Supports HD (720p and 1080p) Playback
√ Wifi, DropBox, USB file transfer
√ Movie posters automatically downloaded
√ TV Episode Information Lookup
√ Transfer files over Wifi and without iTunes using just a web browser!
√ Transfer videos between devices
√ Stream or Download files from your PC/Mac or NAS
√ Resume playback - great for short journeys!
√ Upload files via FTP
√ Subtitle Support
√ Post to Facebook and Twitter
√ Simple User Interface
√ Smooth playback on older devices
√ Change zoom level
√ Full screen Playback
√ Supports Dual Core Technology
√ Supports all devices on iOS 4.3 + (including original iPad, older iPhones and iPod Touches)


To search for closed captions / subtitles select a video then press the magnifying glass icon to the top right of the video.

If you cannot hear audio from your devices speaker, please ensure mute is off. If your device is muted audio will only play on headphones


This app is developed by Portable Ltd, an independent UK development team thats passionate about software. Our apps give users more:

* Awesome support - email the team at
* No clones - we develop all our own apps
* Regular updates - we’re always open to suggestions for the next version!
* Independent - We are a small team and we want our apps to be the best
* Made in England - Developed for the world. We travel whilst coding and have released 50 apps from 25 countries.

What's New

Version 9.0 (Oct 30, 2014)

Thanks to all our users for support over the past 2 years - this is the biggest update yet bringing more file formats, smoother playback and increased stability!

We've rewritten the Wifi transfer mode giving support for all modern browsers without plugins! We've also improved media handling and added support for folders.

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Version 8.0 (Mar 28, 2014)

New Web File Transfer - No Java / Flash required!

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Version 7.1 (Nov 22, 2013)

Update DropBox SDK

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Version 7.0 (Oct 12, 2013)

iPad Air Ready!
Added support for AirDrop
Updated for iOS 7

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Version 6.91 (Jul 26, 2013)

Updated for iOS 7!
New GUI, Full HD Playback
Automatic Closed Captions / Subtitles download

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Version 6.9 (Jul 23, 2013)

New GUI in style of iOS 7 (earlier devices supported), Major bug fixes resolving sync issues in previous release, Automatic Closed Captions / Subtitles search and download

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Version 3.6 (Jun 28, 2013)

Added DropBox support
Increased decoder performance
Improved audio sync
Resolved browser issue

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Version 3.1 (Apr 13, 2013)

Full HD playback on iPhone 4, 4S, 5 and iPad 2,3!
Smoother playback and performance
Improved support for MKV files

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Version 3.0 (Jan 17, 2013)

Improve performance for HD video
Add support for audio only files

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Version 2.07 (Jan 08, 2013)

Bug Fixes:
Fixed controls becoming unresponsive;
Improved artwork algorithms
Disabled DTS audio playback

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Version 2.06 (Dec 05, 2012)

Improve MKV Support

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Version 2.05 (Nov 15, 2012)

Optimize MKV video files!
Only available in Playable PRO: Optimize MKV files for full screen, 1080p playback!

Added Subtitle Support!

Upload your SRT file with the same name as your video to enable subtitle support!

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Version 2.04 (Nov 04, 2012)

Added HD MKV Support, Facebook / Twitter Integration, several bug fixes.

This version cannot play audio encoded using the following technologies : Dolby Digital (AC3), Dolby Digital Plus (E-AC3) and Dolby TrueHD (MLP)

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Version 2.02 (Oct 03, 2012)

Added support for iOS 6.0 and iPhone 5 widescreen display. Videos look better than ever!

Other changes:
* Increased performance
* New artwork selection
* Optimized for iCloud
* Resolved issue causing crash

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Version 2.01 (Apr 01, 2012)


Upgrade to Playable PRO now for iPhone 5 display support!

To celebrate 6 months in the store we've dropped the price of Playable PRO by 75%!!! Celebrate with us and grab a bargain now!


Fixed bug in audio playback

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Version 2.00 (Mar 18, 2012)

NEW: Transfer videos over your wireless network without iTunes!

You can now upload files to your iPad/iPhone/iPod using just a web browser on your Mac/PC. You can also transfer files using your favorite FTP client.

You can also stream or download videos from any web server / NAS device using the built-in web browser.

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Version 1.01 (Mar 04, 2012)

Minor bug fix. Full update with wireless transfer coming soon!

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Version 1.00 (Feb 27, 2012)

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9.0Oct 30, 2014Current release
8.0Mar 28, 2014
7.1Nov 22, 2013
7.0Oct 12, 2013
6.91Jul 26, 2013
6.9Jul 23, 2013
3.6Jun 28, 2013
3.1Apr 13, 2013
3.0Jan 17, 2013
2.07Jan 08, 2013
2.06Dec 05, 2012
2.05Nov 15, 2012
2.04Nov 04, 2012
2.02Oct 03, 2012
2.01Apr 01, 2012
2.00Mar 18, 2012
1.01Mar 04, 2012
1.00Feb 27, 2012First tracked
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Current Version - 2.7 - 23 ratings
Updated on Aug 01, 2015
All Versions - 2.8 - 401 ratings
Updated on Aug 01, 2015


Compatibility: Universal

Category: Photo and Video

Updated: May 21, 2015

Version: 9.0

Size: 36.9 MB

Language: Catalan, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, Simplified Chinese, Slovak, Spanish, Swedish, Traditional Chinese

Seller: Portable Ltd

Rating: Rated 17+

  • Unrestricted Web Access

Family Sharing: Yes

Requirements: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.

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Supports Apple Watch: No

App ID:  502405034  [Copy]