This is the IPL (Indian Premier League) season in India and all cricket fans are now cheering for their favorite teams. IPL cricket league is the biggest sports league in the world and it is going to play between 8 different teams for next 51 days. It is biggest craze in India to watch cricket and if it is IPL season then nobody want to miss it. Most of the Android & Apple users can watch live cricket matches on their phones & tablets due to the availability of lots of apps in Play Store & iOS App Store. A year ago it was difficult to watch live sport matches on Tizen smartphones. Thanks to the few new apps which are capable to stream live sports on Tizen smartphones. The first main app is Hotstar and the other is Jio TV app by Reliance Jio. Both apps will provide you free live channels to watch all IPL as well as other cricket matches & other sports matches.
The first Hotstar is provides you better services compare to Jio TV, specially if you are using older Tizen devices or you have subscription of other telecom operator. Jio TV is only supports on Samsung Z2 & new Samsung Z4 smartphone with the condition that you must have active Jio network. Hotstar doesn’t come with such conditions or any other restrictions. You can use it on Samsung Z3, Samsung Z1 as well as on new smartphones. Below are the official description of both apps. To watch live cricket matches or IPL matches download any of these apps or it is better to download both the apps.
Watch the latest TV serials, movies and LIVE sports on your Tizen device for free. Hotstar is a live streaming app that lets you watch your favorite shows and movies on-the-go. Watch full episodes of your favorite shows – Hindi, English, Tamil, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Telugu and Bengali movies in addition to live cricket & other sports. Hotstar gives the latest updates, free streaming of videos and video highlights.
Sports fans don’t be disappointed as we have all the sports action from starsports.com available on Hotstar. From Live cricket to EPL live streaming, Badminton, Hockey, Kabaddi, F1 Live stream, Bundesliga Live stream, Premier league live, football live stream all of this with a single click on the Hotstar app! Never miss a game as we bring live sports streaming just like star sports right on your handheld device. Moreover, Hotstar streams with 50% less data consumption than starsports.com. For all the cricket fans, our app is loaded with latest International & domestic cricketing action along with live cricket scores, live cricket TV, live cricket streaming.
Hotstar is your live cricket app where you can stream any upcoming series such as India vs. New Zealand series. India vs. New Zealand series is action packed with 3 Test matches and 5 ODIs. India vs New Zealand series is followed by India vs England series. Moreover, one can watch full match replays / highlights from any recently concluded match from any sport only on the Hotstar app. Watch all the adrenaline pumping action on our app which transforms itself into a Live Sports TV only for you.
2. Jio TV
JioTV allows you to watch Live TV channels & past 7 days programs on any device, any time. JioTV offers instant access to widest range of TV channels (400 channels including 60 HD channels spread across 10 genres and 15 languages) on your smartphones. With JioTV, any time is Prime Time now. Stay connected, stay entertained!
Both apps available in Tizen Store for all smartphones. Hotstar is currently in beta mode for the platform. Users can’t use Hotstar Premium services so you have to use free services. There is no subscription fees or any hidden charges for free services so you can use Hotstar without any hiccups. Now download both the apps and watch live IPL matches on your smartphone. You can tell me which one is your favorite team in IPL. Share your team name in the comments box below.
Madhav Biradar started his career in technology back in 2011, where he covered mobile & gaming articles. He is an enthusiast in smartphone & wearable gadgets. In his free time, he likes to read about new tech gadgets and watch movies.