Watching TV is one of the most popular pastimes in Canada. According to some studies conducted in 2013 by BBM Canada, an average Canadian adult watches 30 hours of TV shows a week or more than 4 hours a day.

This figure is significant, and with the emergence of online streaming technology through TV apps on smartphones and other devices, Canadians have access to more TV shows not only in Canada but around the world. Now, you can watch your favorite shows online, anywhere you go.

Canada is home to many networks that offer free or paid streaming services through mobile apps. Here are some of the most popular apps to watch TV online in Canada.

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Features Of The Crave App

All great apps come with great features included to make your life easier, and this one is no different.

  • If you want to consume a wide range of TV series and movies on demand, you may wish to download Crave. By subscribing to this app, you can watch Classic HBO and Showtime, series such as Handmaid’s Tale and Star Trek: Discover, originals like Letterkenny, and many more.
  • With this subscription, you can stream videos of up to 1080p resolution on the latest versions of Apple TV and Xbox One, as well as both Apple and Android smartphones.

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How To Download

For Android mobile devices, go to the Google Play Store, download it and install. iOS users can simply go to the App Store and get it downloaded and installed on their devices in only a few minutes.

In order to use this app, you need to have a subscription, which can be purchased in the app.


While subscription starts at $9.99 per month, it can go up to $25.99 per month if you purchase add-ons like Movies+HBO, priced at $9.99, and Starz content at $5.99.

How To Use

To use this app to watch your favorite movies and shows, you need to have a mySasktel username and password. Launch the app on whatever device you are watching your Crave shows and movies, login, and you are ready to watch them.

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Features Of the Global TV App

This app provided by the developers comes with great features included making it much easier to keep on watching your favorite shows.

  • The Global TV app, available on iOS and Android, allows users to watch Big Brother Canada, New Amsterdam, Survivor, 9-1-1, and other full-length episodes and clips by the Global Television Network.
  • You can also stream live programs from your local Global TV station as well as receive a schedule guide for Global programs up to two weeks in advance.

How To Download

It is quite easy to get the app installed on your mobile devices so you can keep viewing your favorite shows. Android users simply go to the Google Play Store and get the app installed on their device in no time.

iOS mobile device users can get the app from the App Store and have it installed on their devices in only a few minutes.

How To Use

This app is so easy to use you just need to install it on your devices and then launch it and it will be ready to use. To sign up for all the services and shows you can watch simply go to the following website and start watching your shows.

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For more information about what you can expect from this great entertaining streaming service, you can visit their official website.


As you can see, it is quite easy to keep on watching your favorite shows online with these great apps at your disposal. If you are one of those Canadians mentioned in the intro, you will definitely benefit from these great apps to keep you entertained.