EZ Usenet is an Android™ application that allows Easynews® members the ability to search and download content from Usenet newsgroups directly to their phone/tablet.
** Users having problems downloading to external SD card, please read about a work-around here.
New in v2.7 - (12/18/2013):
- Native Zip Manager support
- Better thumbnails for HD devices
- Usability improvements for selecting multiple items
The app has the following features:
- Compatible with phones and tablets running Android 2.2 - 4.4
- Search binary content by keyword
- Search type can be filtered by Image, Audio, Video, Document, Archive, etc
- Advanced filtering (Date, Size, Filename,Newsgroup,Media types, etc) and sorting is also available
- Build-in Zip Manager (send downloads to your queue, access your queue from the app, download files from your queue)
- Search results contain useful information about each result:
- Image results include thumbnail, resolution, filesize, newsgroup
- Audio results include codec, audio length, bitrate, filesize
- Video results include video length, filesize
- Built-in download manager to download files in the background to your SD card
- Multiple select of search results for easy download/zip manager/nzb creation
- Works with Wifi and 3G/4G connection
- Choose which HTTP/HTTPS ports to use for downloading
- Ability to save searches and reuse them as a search template
- For a given search result, you can do the following (depending on result):
- Download To... (select a location on your SD card)
- Add to Zip Manager (sends the item to the first open queue)
- Download NZB (downloads the NZB file - integrates well with other Android NZB apps such as SAB Control or NZB 360 to send to a remote SABnzbd server to download )
- Play URL - stream video content with 3rd party media players such as MX Video Player and MoboPlayer
- Share URL - used to share to other apps w/ option to pass credentials - useful for download managers
- Copy URL
- Play Audio Sample (for audio search results)
- Integration with Shazam and Soundhound Android apps to automatically populate an Easynews® search from a sound search
- The application is available for free with a download limitation of posts in the last 14 days. This can be unlocked by purchasing a premium unlock key from Google Play store.
The application is available in the Google Play store.
The basic application is free. It allows users to download posts within the last 14 days.
You can purchase an unlock key for $2.49 from the Google Play which removes the 14 days limitation. Once you have purchased and installed the unlock key, EZ Usenet will automatically remove the restrictions.