The flagship application of the Canal + Group, MyCanal allows you to watch live or replay programs, for both Canal + subscribers and non-subscribers. The application is well thought out and also makes it easy to subscribe to a subscription and to watch the programs in clear and in replay of all the Canal + channels.
Watch programs with and without subscription
MyCanal is an application presented here on Android and also available on iOS which allows you to watch TV channels live or in replay. It is accessible for people subscribed or not to one of the Canal + offers. It is only necessary to have a Canal + account or to create one during the first use.
The live and replay TV channels will depend on the offer chosen, up to 180 channels are available including those of TNT. For people without subscription, only the lives and replay of Canal + channels are accessible, namely, Canal + en clear, C8, CStar and CNews.
In both cases, the application has a TV Guide which offers a schedule of current programs, of the evening or this week. The TV Grid provides an overview of the channels? programs available in the subscription.
Thousands of VOD programs
In addition, the MyCanal application for Android provides access to the Canal + VOD catalog with a wide choice of films, TV series, shows, children?s programs and documentaries to buy or rent. The whole is presented by categories, by cinematographic genres, by selections and recommendations. It includes a selection of French cinema, the new seasons of the Canal + series and a list of programs at low prices.
The application allows you to subscribe to one of the Canal + offers: Canal + alone, Canal + Series to benefit from all the original creations and Canal series or even Canal + with the Sport + pack. The latter includes Canal + as well as Canal + Sport, BeIn Sports, Eurosport, Infosport, ESPN and Equidia.
Good reading features
The MyCanal application allows you to read the programs live or in replay in the original subtitled version or in the French version. For live playback, it is possible to go back and watch programs broadcast at an earlier time. MyCanal also offers resumption of reading on all screens for replays, reading and broadcasting on another screen as well as Picture-in-picture. The latter allows you to read a program live or in replay in a floating window that is displayed over other applications.
For people subscribing to the Sport pack, MyCanal offers an Expert mode which allows you to watch certain sporting events and take advantage of statistics and live data.
An intuitive app
MyCanal is easy to use and allows you to take out a subscription and manage it with ease. By subscribing to an offer via the Android app, billing can be done through the Google Play account.
Tabbed browsing allows you to quickly switch between live programs, replays, options and a search function that allows you to view content by theme and quickly access Canal VOD.