Watch TV and Video On Demand Anywhere With Verizon FiOS

If you are a regular reader of this blog, by now you know that I am a big fan of Verizon FiOS. One of its many, many benefits is that you no longer have to be sitting in front of a TV set to which Video on Demand (VOD) content that your purchase or rent and you can stream many live TV channels to your gadgets also.

Video on Demand an Flex View
With Verizon FiOS Flex View you can download and watch movies that you either rented or bought on a variety of gadgets. This allows you take these movies anywhere you go. You can even start watching the movie on one device and finish it on another. You can do this with these devices:

  • Tablets and Smartphones – Download an app from the iTunes store, Android market or Windows Phone marketplace and you can watch VOD movies from most mobile devices. For a list of those currently supported check out this Verizon FiOS Flex View Mobile page.
  • Computer – Watch on your computer through your web browser by downloading the free Verizon/MediaManager software.
  • Other Devices – Watch VOD through many LG or Samsung Blu-ray players.
And of course, you can always watch your VOD content on your television set by just clicking a button. Browse and search thousands of movies and TV shows. Check out this video to learn more about FlexView:

Live TV Streaming
If you have an iPad, Xbox 360, or LG or Samsung DVD Player with Smart TV, you can stream live TV shows from a number of channels. Actual live television shows while they are airing. This is a benefit that could come in handy on many occasions.

See also:
Verizon FiOS: Share Your I Got It Story to Win
7 Reasons I Love My Windows 8 Tablet

Full Disclosure: I am an ambassador for Verizon FiOS and I’m being paid for my posts. However, everything I have written is completely true and unbiased.


  1. Crunchy Frugalista :

    My kids love to watch TV on their PCs. We don’t have FIOS, but love that they offer it!

  2. Verizon seems to becoming a one stop shopping place for all of our needs. TV Streaming is a wonderful feature.

  3. Brenda Clevenger :

    You should be proud to be so knowledgeable about tech things like this, which I find very hard to keep up with. And no wonder you teens bond with you, the must be very impressed too.

  4. I so wish they had this in my area. I will keep checking. It just sounds perfect!

  5. I watch almost everything on demand and have heard lots of good things about Verizon. May have to look into switching with them when my contract is up.

  6. Wow I wish I could get this where I live. Sounds amazing.

  7. Oh my, this would be awesome at our lake house where we have no internet… I am definitely looking into this

  8. Middle-aged Diva (Carol) :

    I had FIOS in another state and it was hugely reliable. Not available in my area or I’d have it again.

  9. This is good to know and will help me to make a decision when it’s time to consider changing carriers! Sounds like Verizon is really on top of their game!

  10. I am in love with my DVR but I have cheated a bit with On Demand.

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