Free application Apple TV for iOS will be available in early 2019
Apple is going to launch its own app for streaming television shows on iOS devices. This is reported by journalists AppleInsider.
According to journalists AppleInsider, the application release in early 2019. The platform, according to sources, will be pre-installed in new versions of iOS and will be absolutely free. Among the supported devices — iPhone, iPad and Apple TV. In the new application it will be possible to watch a TV show made by Apple and will be available subscribe to other paid online services.
According to experts the release of the app for iOS will allow the company to prepare for the release of their own streaming service for a fee. In the future, Apple can compete with Netflix and HBO using the same strategy to build a community of fans of a TV show. In particular, as did HBO, whose series “Game of thrones” unites fans around the world.
According to insiders close to the company, for the development of applications Apple is willing to spend up to one billion dollars.