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, you need a tablet specifically, an Android tablet. Currently RIDEPLAY tv only supports Android and the app will be available on Apple IOS very soon. Put that dusty tablet to work for you, or grab one from a family member that's been tucked away ...
Connect your Tablet to the Internet by using your phone's Mobile Hotspot
Mobile hotspot allows you to share your phone's internet connection with other devices, such as a tablet. Here's how to tether your Android phone or Apple iPhone to an Android tablet: Android Phone to Android Tablet: On your Android phone, go to ...
Installing Google Play Store in your Amazon Fire Tablet
Amazon Fire tablets need to have the playstore manually installed to have access to Google Play Store Apps. Step 1: Enable apps from unknown sources Go to Settings > Security and enable “Apps from Unknown Sources”. Step 2: Download the APK file to ...
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 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. ...