Search "MovieTube for iPad or iPhone", you are told that the app has been launched on July 2015. But open the page, you'll receive a message telling you that its developer does not release iOS version. Well, it is a trick... You can download its Android app via Google Play store, but the app for iPad iPhone is not released yet. In fact, there are many amazing MovieTube alternatives for iPad to free download.
Is MovieTube for iOS Safe and Legal?
Having tons of free movies right in your pocket is a happy thing. But streaming movies on iPad using torrent without paying is illegal in US, UK and other countries. It is likely MovieTube app and the likes, such as Popcorn Time, MovieBox, PlayBox will run to copyright infringement issues. This has been proven that the app was sued by Motion Picture Association of America earlier before and has been shut down. But new site has been established.
So safe to say, the iOS app is not safe. It is hard to get rid of malware and virus. Even the MovieTube for iPad iPhone iPod is too be released in the future, it has very little chance to enter iTunes app store. But if you still want to take the risk and don’t care much about whether MovieTube is a safe site to use, you can free download the app via its official site.
No More Legal Issue with MovieTube - Download Movies on iPhone iPad
MovieTube is a good place to stream HD movies on iPad iPhone, but it is fraught with download buttons leading users to maware. It is hard to be free from its safety issues, spam, low online streaming speed problems. MacX Video Converter Pro is an ideal alternative to MovieTube for iPhone iPad. The program hits a perfect spot between simple to use, fast speed and clean.
It can download Bollywood Hollywood Disney Tamil Telugu Hindi movies in MP4, 3GP, FLV, MOV, AVI and transfer them to a format supported by iPhone iPad. You are free to download 720p, HD and 4K UHD movies from over 1000＋ sites within a few mins, like YouTube, Vimeo, Dailymotion, pptv.com, letv.com,, Metacafe, to name just a few. Below is a detailed guide.
- Free download and run it on your computer. Click "YouTube" icon, copy and paste movie URL you wanna download to the box frame and click "analyze" button.
- Choose movie TV shows resolution, file size and codec. The app can download movies in 720p/1080p/4K UHD/8K FUHD.
- Click "Browse" to select a folder to save the downloaded movie on MacBook, iMac 4K/5K etc.
- Click "Download Now" start free movies TV shows download. "Auto add to convert list" is available for you to direct you to convert movies to MP4, MOV, AVI, 3GP etc.
Free Download MovieTube for iOS iPad iPhone Alternatives
1. Popcorn Time
Popcorn Time is one of the most fantastic MovieTube alternative that provides bittorrent streaming on iDevice. Users can download Popcorn Time iOS app on iPad Pro/Mini 4/ Air 2 iPhone 6s/Plus without requiring a jailbreak. Not only free HD movies, the MovieTube for iPhone iPad replacement also offers TV shows. It is easy to stream blockbusters on iPad even you don't have any knowledge about it. Fast internet connection is required.
Note that such the download of the free movie streaming app is not available all the time. It was once shut down by police in August 2015. It is unstable. On the other hand, Popcorn Time not working problem is frequently reported by users. Whether Popcorn Time is safe to use or not remains debatable.
PlayBox for iOS can rival MovieTube for iPad in both movie resource and video quality. PlayBox is praised as new Popcorn Time and Netflix, and it can be installed on iPad(Pro/Mini 4) or iPhone(6/6s/Plus/5) without jailbreaking. But some users commented that PlayBox stopped working after updating devices to iOS 9. If this happened, reinstall the substitute app of MovieTube for iOS 9 iPhone iPad.
You can add movies to your favorites list to watch later or hit download tap to download movies TV shows in HD or low video quality for offline playback. The MoveTube for iOS iPad iPhone alternative offers Japanese English subbed Anime, Kids cartoons as well.
Is it legal to use? It is still debatable and varies from country to country. And it is possible for you to run into ShowBox not working problems, like ShowBox won't load movies, ShowBox video not available, connection error, etc. But before it is available, ShowBox is a nice alternative to watch free movies on iPad without costing a penny.