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BBC iPlayer free download for Mac

BBC iPlayer

Version 2.13.18

Watch your favorite shows anywhere.

2.5
Based on 6 user ratesRead reviews & comments
Free
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BBC iPlayer overview

BBC iPlayer lets you watch your favorite BBC shows anywhere you go.

What’s new in version 2.13.18

Updated on Dec 13 2023

Watch while downloading
  • Now there’s no need to wait for downloads to finish before you start watching.
Improved downloads library
  • Want to sort by series? Or see which download expires first? Now you can.
In-app episode list
  • Watching a series? Download episodes straight from the app. Much simpler.

Information

License

Free

Size

102.9 MB

Downloads

6166

App requirements

  • Intel 64
  • macOS 10.13 or later
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What customer like

Regular updates
Security
Privacy

What needs improvements

Design

BBC iPlayer qualities

Value
4.0
Ease of use
4.0
Features
4.0
Reliability
5.0
Customer support
4.0

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Derekcurrie
Derekcurrie
Dec 13 2023
2.13.18
0.0
Dec 13 2023
0.0
Version: 2.13.18
Using an Internet exit node in the UK is no longer enough to access BBC programming. These days, the BBC requires a UK television license, which they verify before you get to use iPlayer or their website programming. 😭 They also seek out and block exit nodes that allow in foreigners. 😵 What is so dire about foreigners watching BBC programming online? (A) They're not paying the UK TV licensing fee. (B) They're likely not using cable TV, which pays the BBC for access to BBC America channels. (C) The expense of having to add server components to deal with the required extra bandwidth to feed pesky foreigners. 😝
Macinman
Macinman
Oct 13 2021
2.13.5
0.0
Oct 13 2021
0.0
Version: 2.13.5
I was curious about iPlayer, I was going to try it to see what it was because I've heard quite a bit about it. Is it true though, that it only works in the UK ? because I don't live in that part of the world.
lolakontance
lolakontance
May 18 2021
2.13.1
4.0
May 18 2021
4.0
Version: 2.13.1
I travel a lot, so right now it's a perfect opportunity to watch my favorite movies. I don't miss them.
Uksteve
Uksteve
May 28 2020
2.12.4
3.0
May 28 2020
3.0
Version: 2.12.4
When it loads it’s brilliant, ahowcasing the whole gamut of BBC output in all its channels, but is very very sensitive and if one electron of the connection you use has left our green and pleasant land it won’t work. VPNs seem to confuse it even when they’re not in use, this random geoblocking is annoying and often prevents the app showing content at all. The on-site guidance explains why but not really how to remedy this issue. Frustrating when my smart telly works fine on the same connection that my Mac won’t.
stonebox
stonebox
Feb 7 2019
2.8.3
2.0
Feb 7 2019
2.0
Version: 2.8.3
The App works on any Mac, matching the required hardware. I think, it´s posted here because they are fishing for people, not interested to read the fine print. Be careful, the judge can't help you after you register!!!
OhEssex
OhEssex
Nov 29 2018
2.6.8
0.0
Nov 29 2018
0.0
Version: 2.6.8
I'm assuming that BBC iPlayer *only* works within the UK and *only* for UK residents who can prove they have paid their television license. It would be worth saying if that's the case (or any other notable constraints) in the product description if so. I came to this page thinking this software allowed me to watch BBC shows for free (which admittedly was wishful thinking).
Diarbyrag
Diarbyrag
Nov 29 2018
2.6.8
0.0
Nov 29 2018
0.0
Version: 2.6.8
By Anywhere the BBC mean in the UK then ?, even as a license payer I can't watch it on holiday in Spain and now they are blocking my VPN, come on Auntie get into the 21st Century !
learnit77
learnit77
Dec 13 2023
2.13.18
1.0
Dec 13 2023
1.0
Version: 2.13.18
lolakontance
lolakontance
May 18 2021
2.13.1
4.0
May 18 2021
4.0
Version: 2.13.1
Uksteve
Uksteve
May 28 2020
3.0
May 28 2020
3.0
Version: null
A1D
A1D
May 27 2020
1.0
May 27 2020
1.0
Version: null
stonebox
stonebox
Feb 7 2019
2.0
Feb 7 2019
2.0
Version: null
erispain
erispain
Jan 11 2030
2.13.0
4.0
Jan 11 2030
4.0
Version: 2.13.0
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