How to watch iTunes movies on Android - 2 Ways

iTunes movies can be watched on Mac/Windows via iTunes, iPhone, iPad. iPod touch via TV app and Apple TV. You can also download movies to your desktop, laptop as well as iPhone or iPad, so you can enjoy them offline.

However, this is impossible with Android devices. There is no iTunes Store app for Android for you to purchase/rent movies or TV shows. Even though you have downloaded them on your computer or iOS devices you can’t transfer them to Android devices since iTunes movies/TV shows are DRM-protected and can only be played on computer and iOS devices authorized with the Apple ID used to purchase or rent iTunes content.

But you still can play iTunes movies on Android phone and tablet . It's super easy. Here we will show you 2 ways to play iTunes movies on Android devices.

Method 1 Play iTunes movies on Android with Movies Anywhere App

Movies Anywhere is a movies collection app that gathers all movies you purchased from iTunes, Amazon, Vudu, Xfinity, Google Play/YouTube, Microsoft, and FandangoNOW. It allows you to stream the movies or download for offline play. It is available on Android, iOS, Apple TV, Amazon devices, Chromecast, NVidia Shield TV, Roku, PC/Web .But, it is only available in USA.

To sync iTunes movies to your Movies Anywhere collection, an iTunes movie must meet the following requirements:

  • The movie is from the catalog of a participating studio (Disney, Sony Pictures Entertainment Inc., Twentieth Century Fox Film Corp., Universal, Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc.)
  • The movie was originally purchased from or redeemed directly at the iTunes Store.

If your iTunes movies meets above requirements and you are in USA, install the app and create a account. The Movies Anywhere app is supported on Android devices running Lollipop (5.0) or later versions of the Android OS. The Movies Anywhere app is also supported on the Android TV and connected TVs running the Android TV Operating system. Link your iTunes account and sync the movies to Movies Anywhere .

After sync, you can then play the iTunes movies on Android devices through the Movies Anywhere app.

Method 2 Remove iTunes DRM and convert iTunes movies to MP4

However, if you are not in USA or your movies don't meet above requirements, you can't use the method 1. The only way is to convert iTunes movies to Android supported format, such as mp4. Ordinary video converter can’t convert DRM-protected video files and that’s why you need professional iTunes video DRM removal software - Ondesoft iTunes Movie Converter .

Ondesoft iTunes Movie Converter allows you to easily remove DRM from purchased or rented iTunes movies, TV shows and music videos. It converts these M4V videos to MP4 with 100% original quality and all subtitles/sound tracks.

This tutorial will show you how to remove DRM from iTunes movies/TV shows and convert them to MP4 to watch on Android tablets or phones.

Step 1 Download, install and run iTunes Movie Converter on your Mac or Windows.

The interface is shown as below:

iTunes Movie Converter

Step 2 Click Add files and you will find all movies and TV shows in your iTunes Library listed below. Check the ones you want to convert and then click Add.

add iTunes movies

iTunes Movie Converter

This iTunes Movie Converter will preserve all original AC3 Dolby 5.1 Audio, AD, multilingual Audio Tracks, Subtitles and Closed Captions by default, but you can click the gear icon and decide which to save.

iTunes movie audio and subtitles

Step 3 Click convert button to start removing DRM from all selected iTunes movies and TV shows. Output MP4 videos will be saved to Documents/Ondesoft iTunes DRM Media Converter/Converted folder by default. You can change it on the top right corner of the interface.

remove drm from iTunes M4V movie

Step 4 iTunes Movie Converter removes iTunes DRM at 30X speed and soon you will get all DRM-free MP4 video files. After conversion, click below blue folder icon to quickly find the DRM-free iTunes movies/TV shows. Now you can transfer them to your Android devices and watch them anytime you want.

convert M4V to MP4

Part 2 5 Best Video Players For Android You Should Be Using

1. MX Player

MX Player provides various options inside settings. There are so many things that you can modify according to your needs. From the theme of the player, codec, control and audio settings to the background play everything is under your control. Most importantly this player can also download subtitles for your existing video online. It supports different language and text formats for subtitles. That is a really great feature and comes in handy for the movies which are not in your local language

2. VLC For Android

VLC Player organizes the files according to name, length or date created. Play audio or video in this player with friendly interface and minimalistic controls. Advance controls like a sleep timer, jump to a specific time, increase or decrease playback speed, audio equalizer, only audio mode and PiP mode are on the video screen.

3. KMP Player

KMP Player supports cloud storage via Google drive and its own cloud KMP connect. Just hit the cloud icon above the lists of videos and get rid of the storage space that videos are taking up on your phone by uploading them to the cloud and watch it anytime.

4. BS Player

BS Player organizes files according to the folder they are in. Apart from that, you can also see the most played, recently added, the current playing media and its queue. You can create a playlist for your favorites songs and videos and listen to them without having to search for tracks every time.

5. The default video player of your phone
Each Android phone comes with a default video player. If you don't want to install other third-party video player which will use your storage, just use the default video player. It will definitely meet all your video playback needs.

iTunes Video Converter

iTunes Video Converter
Convert iTunes M4V movies, TV shows and music videos to MP4.

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