Get the inside scoop on three of the best Cydia apps for streaming video to the iPhone. Find out what they cost, how to get them and even take a look at screenshots. We have written an in-depth article which will tell you what apps can help you to stream movies directly on your iPhone.
Options Via Cydia
You may be looking for a good Cydia app to download movies and you may have also realized that it is much harder to find one than you had thought.
Cydia apps to download Quicktime video are constantly published and the servers which host the content frequently are taken down or experience problems thus rendering apps useless very quickly. This can make it even more frustrating to find a viable option, fortunately we have rounded up a list of the some of the best apps including a few good Cydia apps to download movies.
Take a look at the rest of our list to learn about Cydia apps which can help you download movies, TV shows and even one or two that are dedicated to particular programs. Learn how to use Cydia here and Learn about the best Cydia sources here.
Video Tube is a very simple to use Cydia app to download good movies on the iPhone. The unique thing about Video Tube is that it is entirely free and does not require registration nor purchases of individual movies.
Upon launching Video Tube, simply hit Movies at the bottom. Select a movie and then you will be routed to a website containing the file. Upon launching it, the movie will begin to stream inside the Video Tube application. Movies are controlled as if they were being streamed from YouTube.
Video Tube uses various public file sharing sites to host the links and surprisingly the vast majority of the movies have no problems and are not removed. Selection is semi-limited but for free you can't expect much more.
Download Video Tube for free by searching in the Cydia app.
Out of all the Cydia apps for iPhone to download movies, Movie Land is one of the best designed and easiest to use. This application is particularly stable, has a large list of videos, strong support and works exactly as you would expect it to.
Upon launching Movie Land you are required to register an account, using this account you will be able to access movies. Movies are not free, however, the prices are very affordable, often as low as one dollar. Once you purchase a movie you are able to view it any time you like without the need to download it.
Once the movie launches, it streams directly to the device just like YouTube. All the controls function the same as if it was YouTube as well. The speed is very impressive in Movie Land and the quality of the video is overall good. You can play the Free Samples to ensure it works.
Movie Land can be downloaded by searching Cydia.
Movie Stream launches as a full screen browsing experience and takes you directly to the AppleMovies.info website. This website hosts a large amount of movies and also links to many more.
You will need a free account, similar to a forum. Users are then given access to some of the content. To gain access to all of the movies you must pay for a VIP membership, the price of which changes frequently. For VIP members there is a large amount of content available and the application works quite well.
Videos are streamed to the device in real-time and can be controlled as if they were a YouTube video. VIP membership is a fixed price and you do not have to pay per movie or view.
Movie Stream can be downloaded by searching the Cydia app.