Showbox is used as one of apps used to stream and download movies, TV shows or series in HD.
Users claim it has some unique features and doesn’t require registration or signing up.
It doesn’t have pop up ads which usually are a big disruption as you are enjoying a movie.
Most of the times, once you have downloaded the Showbox App and it works on either your laptop or phone; you will desire to cast your movie on your TV
How to cast Showbox;
Google Chromecast allows you to stream your content to your TV from different streaming APPs like, Showbox. This is usually done with Wi-Fi internet connect and a HDMI cable that connects the TV with either you laptop or phone.
There are different types of casting APPs that can be used to cast content to your TV using Google Chromecast.
Local cast is a good casting APP because you do not have to pay for it because it’s free and a good advantage is that it supports the use of subtitles
Once you have downloaded local cast APP from the APP store and you have connected your devices to a Wi-Fi connection and used a HDMI cable to connect the USB ports, open your ShowboxAPP
In the ShowboxAPP open your settings menu and change your default player to “other player” from the choices given
Choose the video you want to watch and open it using the local cast APP and you may start streaming on your TV
All cast is another method that can be used to cast content straight to you TV. It can be downloaded from the google play store as well.
This type of casting also requires internet connection and a HDMI cable for connection although it is the older version of casting and thus also requires an APP called Growbox to work
You will first need to download an MX player then install it and immediately uninstall
Enable or allow ‘unknown sources’ to connect from the settings and then download GrowboxAPP on your phone
This is a trick that allows your phone to use the GrowboxAPP but running under the MX player
Open the ShowboxAPP and follow the same procedure as mentioned above but choose the Growbox up on the menu and play the content using the Allcast APP
You may start casting all your favorite movies and TV shows on your TV screen.