The Sun Mobile: For breaking news, the latest showbiz gossip & sports coverage

 - 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


The Sun is the UKs best-selling tabloid daily newspaper, The Sun Mobile app delivers all the latest breaking news, sports, showbiz and celeb gossip that you need to know every minute of every day.

Wherever you are, The Sun Mobile keeps you informed with what is happening around the world and brings it right to your fingertips with alerts about the latest breaking headlines. Everything you have come to expect and love from The Sun can be in your pocket when you download The Sun Mobile.

Packed full of pictures and videos, it is constantly updated 24/7 with live news reports on breaking stories, the latest showbiz exclusives in Bizarre, Hollywood celeb rumours, top telly listings and sports results to keep you up to date with what’s going on, it’s The Sun, and then some!

Daily Sun favourites include Dear Deidre's advice column - which includes her new top tip video - Bizarre and Striker and all our columnists, including Katie Hopkins, Jeremy Clarkson and Jane Moore.

The Sun Mobile has all you would expect to find in the pages of the nations favourite best selling tabloid newspaper with all the reports you need.

Key Features:

Dear Deirdre, the nations’ number one agony aunt is on hand with video advice and can answer your questions about life and love.

Jane Moore with her witty opinions on life, she never runs out of things to say about everything from politics to crime to Kate Moss or Katie Hopkins, she’s always entertaining and always in The Sun Mobile.

Jeremy Clarkson, outspoken and forthright views written in his thought provoking tongue in cheek style.

Bizarre for all the gossip and rumours on your favourite celebs, all the stories behind your favourite telly shows and reports on what’s happening behind the scenes in the world of showbiz

Plus watch the paper come alive with our 20-second videos - a fresh take on the latest breaking headlines of the day - a daily quiz, top telly picks, an insiders look at the soaps, hear all the showbiz celeb rumours and gossip first and stay informed with a round-up of the best pictures of the day.
Gesture-based features mean that you can pull up a menu by swiping from the left side of the screen to the right. Options include All, Sport, News, Showbiz, Regulars, Scotland, and many others.

The Sun Mobile app is part of our Sun+ package, where members get full access to the country's best selling tabloid newspaper at, you can watch goals and sports 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 Sun Perks offers and freebies like exclusive cinema screenings and meal deals

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

The UK’s favourite tabloid newspaper The Sun is all yours in your pocket with The Sun Mobile app, carry your favourites with you wherever you go. Our Bizarre team will let you know all the soap gossip, telly rumours and Hollywood celeb action, the sports team bring you all the goals and results.

Your life is busy, your time is precious, The Sun Mobile is everything you need in one easy to use app to stay current and informed about the days headlines. Up to the minute pictures and video reports, hear all the gossip with Bizarre rumours, see all the sports results with Goals, all the telly listings you need and read all about the latest breaking headlines. It’s a whole new world of digital entertainment from your favourite tabloid newspaper all in the palm of your hand.

What's New

Version 2.2 (Mar 18, 2015)

We’ve been working hard to ensure your Sun Mobile experience is better than ever, providing you with the best in-article content, videos and images.

We’ve also optimised our help pages to give you updates on any real-time issues, you can also feedback to us directly on any problems you may be seeing in the app.

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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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2.2Mar 18, 2015Current release
2.0.4Jul 30, 2014
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 - 2.7 - 24 ratings
Updated on Apr 27, 2015


Compatibility: Universal

Category: News

Updated: Apr 14, 2015

Version: 2.2

Size: 19.7 MB

Language: English

Seller: News International Ltd.

Rating: Rated 17+

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

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

Supports Apple Watch: No

App ID:  485672520  [Copy]