Play Press Kit

About Play

Play is the best way to bookmark and organize videos to watch later.

Videos can be imported from a playlist, added via the Share Sheet, or via drag and drop. Users can view, search, filter, sort, add tags, and add notes formatted with Markdown. iCloud keeps everything up-to-date on iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV. And you can also add and customize Home and Lock Screen widgets to quickly view and access your saved videos.

Supported services: YouTube, Netflix, Disney+, Apple TV, Letterboxd, Twitter, Apple Music, Apple Developer, LinkedIn Learning, Rumble, Khan Academy, Vimeo, BBC, O’Reilly Learning, TED, Nebula, and Odysee. Users can also add videos from other platforms by manually filling in all the required fields.

Download Play on the App Store

Core Features

Play is a modern app that supports the latest system features: Home and Lock Screen widgets, Shortcuts, Action Extension, Context Menu, iCloud sync, dark mode, and more. It is available for the iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV.

  • Action Extension: Add videos using the Share Sheet throughout the system.
  • Drag and Drop: Easily add multiple videos by dragging and dropping them.
  • Import videos: Import from a playlist or from a list of URLs to quickly get started.
  • Tags: Create and assign tags to organize your videos.
  • Auto-Tagging: Automatically tag videos based on rules you set.
  • Deep Search: Search your videos by a number of attributes.
  • Smart Search: Automatically filter videos based on a set of rules.
  • Focus Filter: Configure a Focus mode to limit the videos and tags shown in Play.
  • Shortcuts: Automate workflows using Play's actions and data.
  • Widgets: Add and customize widgets to your Home Screen, Lock Screen, and Control Center.
  • iCloud: Your database is automatically synced to your iPhone, iPad, and Mac.
  • Downie integration: download videos using Downie directly from Play on your Mac.
  • Apple TV: easily access your recently added videos on your Apple TV.


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Price and Availability

Play costs $2.99 and doesn't have any in-app purchases or subscriptions. It is a universal app for iPhone, iPad, Mac, and Apple TV.

Play requires iOS/iPadOS 15, macOS Monterey, and tvOS 15.

Release Date

Feb 08, 2022.


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