BBC Media Player

BBC Media Player

This app works with BBC websites and apps to play BBC content on your device.

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BBC Media Player 3.1.12 Description
BBC Media Player (Package Name: is developed by Media Applications Technologies for the BBC and the latest version of BBC Media Player 3.1.12 was updated on September 14, 2016. BBC Media Player is in the category of Entertainment. You can check all apps from the developer of BBC Media Player and find 102 alternative apps to BBC Media Player on Android. Currently this app is for free.This app can be downloaded on Android 7.0+ on APKFab or Google Play. All APK / XAPK files on are original and 100% safe with fast download.
BBC Media Player works with BBC websites and applications to provide video and audio playback on your Android device.
Once you have downloaded this application, continue to use your favourite BBC websites and apps on your Android device as normal. Whenever you play any video or audio the BBC Media Player will launch and handle playback of the content.
Please note that information about your playback experience is collected when you use the BBC Media Player app. If you are not happy to be included in our usage reporting, please do not install the app. For more information visit
If you install this app you accept the BBC Terms of Use at
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You may notice that when you install the app it asks you for permission to access your phone's network communication, phone calls, and system tools.
These are standard Android app permissions that are defined by the Google Android platform. The 3 permissions the BBC Media Player app asks to use are:
• Network Communication - full internet access.
Granting this permission provides the BBC Media Player app with access to the internet so it can play programmes.
• System tools - preventing phone from sleeping, retrieve running applications.
Granting this permission provides the BBC Media Player app with the ability to prevent the phone going to sleep when you are watching a programme.
• Phone Calls - read phone state and identity (Android Honeycomb and below only).
Granting this permission provides the BBC Media Player app with phone communication status and notifies the application if the phone rings or a phone call is in progress. We only use this permission to ensure that the BBC Media Player pauses if you receive a phone call and temporarily reduces its audio when you receive a text message or other notification while watching a programme. The BBC Media Player app does not access or store any personal information, phone numbers or IMEI numbers.
BBC Media Player 3.1.12 Update
In this update:
- Fixes seeking and playback issues in Android Nougat
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Android 7.0+