Do you need internet data on the tablet or WiFi?
Short answer, yes!. The RIDEPLAY tv app needs a connection to stream content and serve ads.
Data usage has been approximately 2-4 GB/month. We upload new content in the early morning, so before you head on the road you can download new content via WiFi. Make sure to allow the app at least 15 minutes to download content while you are near WiFi. The app sniffs for wifi twice a day. Once around 5 am and once around 11 pm. If it finds wifi, it will start downloading new content. The app runs in the background so if you have the tablet near wifi when you're home, it should automatically download the content.
Take advantage of your data provider's promotions and add a second device, or upgrade to a larger plan for tethering your cell phone to your tablet.
Data plans are becoming less expensive, so check with your provider on the latest plans. You may find updating your current plan to a newer version will give you more data and actually cost less, or even support another device for free.
Click the links below to check promotions and prices.
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Do I need a tablet to run RIDEPLAY tv?
Yes, we support Android and Apple tablets. We are recommending drivers use Android at the moment because it supports our ad technology, which pays drivers for ad campaigns. Our app works great on Apple but only pays for special events at the ...
How do I prevent tablet theft?
1. Keep your tablet secure during use. A. Purchasing a mount with security features will help. Click here to see RIDEPLAY tv's staff picks! B. Adding a screen protector and a protective case to the tablet is strongly advised ...
How do I qualify as a paid driver?
Follow these easy steps to qualify for payment. 1.) Install the latest version of RIDEPLAY tv on to your tablet and mount it to your head rest. Need an inexpensive tablet? Click Here to shop for $50-$80 tablets. Need a headrest ...
How can I keep my passengers and tablet safe?
Here are 5 ways to care for passengers and tablets: 1. You may obtain Insurance coverage in the following ways: A. Contact your telecommunications provider to inquire about device insurance through your carrier or a 3rd party. B. ...
What are RIDEPLAY tv staff's top tablet mount picks?
Try one of the staff's favorite picks. $10 Ultra Budget friendly. Tryone Tablet Headrest Holder is a quick and easy mount. $43 Arkon | Budget friendly. Arkon's tablet headrest mount is a road trip essential ideal for multiple passengers. $94 The ...