Download Showbox for Mac, iPhone and iPad

So as to watch movies & tv shows on Android, users have been looking for a way to download Showbox for iPhone & for Mac. Mac users can use the app through an android emulator. However, you cannot use Showbox on iOS devices like iPhone and hence will have to look for alternatives.

In this article, we’ll talk about the method for download on your Mac using emulators as well as some of the alternatives available for iPhone.

Get the Showbox App on Mac

This is an android exclusive application and hence, there is no direct method to download it for Mac. However, you can use it through an android emulator. An Android emulator is a software that lets you run Android applications on a PC. Here are the steps that you’ll need to follow:-

  1. Download an android emulator. We’ll recommend you to download bluestacks.
  2. Install the software by following the required steps.
  3. Once installed, download Showbox apk from internet.
  4. Now, go to ‘downloads’ and browse the downloaded apk. Right click > open with > bluestacks. The app will begin the installation
  5. Wait till the app gets installed and use it on your Mac once done.

One drawback with this method is that you cannot uninstall the emulator as long as you want to keep using the app.

Alternatives of Showbox App for iPhone


Netflix is a movies player and has been in the market for long. It also has a range of movies & TV shows available. The collection of movies and TV shows, clean UI to navigate through and plenty of other features for free are the features users claim.


Kodi is an open source, multi-platform, and free-to-use media player application. This app supports an array of remote controls. If you’re bored with the default theme, you can change the theme or skin of this app as per your wish. Through the PVR addon, you can watch as well as record your favorite TV shows and movies.


Crackle has a collection of hundreds of TV shows and thousands of movies to choose from. The watch later section of the app is what makes it stand out. You can save videos in the watch later section and watch them whenever you want to. The only drawback with this app is that you won’t be able to download the content and will only be able to stream it online.


Show Box is NOT a legitimate software application for watching copyright protected movies. The movie studios will be able to see your IP address and your COMPLETE viewing history! (Do you really want the movie studios knowing the types of videos you like?) You will very likely be sued for copyright infringement. It is not worth the trouble! You can use Best Legal apps (alternatives) like Netflix, Amazon Prime etc.