LoveFilm for iOS adds AirPlay streaming

LoveFilm on an iPad

Amazon’s LoveFilm Instant app for iOS has been updated with the most interesting new feature is the AirPlay streaming. Version 2.1 supports AirPlay to Apple TV for devices running iOS6 or iOS7, so you can watch LoveFilm movies and TV on your big screen TV via the Apple TV. Also the app also has improved IMDB integration so you get cast, director, rating and other info when browsing the catalogue. Amazon also say that the app is faster and easier to navigate and has new genres and collections.

You can find the app in the iTunes store.

What’s New in Version 2.1

- AirPlay to Apple TV (iOS6+)
– IMDB cast and director information, ratings, goofs, trivia and quotes
– Access and manage your LOVEFiLM Watchlist
– Faster & easier to find your favourite TV shows
– Dozens of new genres and collections to browse
– Browse the application without needing a Wi-Fi connection

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Founder of The Digital Lifestyle.com and host of The Digital Lifestyle Show. Started podcasting in 2005, Windows Entertainment and Connected Home MVP. Lover of gadgets from the Raspberry Pi to the iPad, Android to Windows 8. Also a massive motor racing fan