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Whether you want to tune into live and on-demand TV from your phone or simply wish to watch your favorite TV shows on the go, Cox Communications heard you!

When you subscribe to Cox TV, the Cox Contour app comes free of charge. This app turns all your favorite screens into a portable TV by letting you watch TV shows, movies, news, sports, and more on a range of internet-enabled devices.

If you are interested to learn more about the Cox app, we have got you covered! This article covers everything you need to know about the Cox Contour app. So, read on if you want to level up your entertainment experience.

What is Cox Streaming App?

The Cox Contour app is an advanced way to stream TV anytime, anywhere — right from your laptop, mobile phone, or tablet. Live or On-Demand, at home or on the go, big screen or small, no matter what you want and when you want, the Cox streaming app brings your favorite shows to your fingertips. Plus, this feature-rich app has a great user interface, which helps you find your favorite shows in a flash.

The Cox Contour app is worth downloading for multiple reasons: you can stream shows on the app before your TV has even been set up. And when you leave your house, the Cox app lets you take your TV with you wherever you go. All you need is a Cox Cable TV subscription, Cox Internet connection that comes with access to 4+ million Wifi hotspots on the go, and your Cox account credentials. Then your favorite shows will be at your fingertips at all times. Visit Cox Servicio al Cliente if you're a Spanish user. 

Cox App Features

Here’s a list of all the top features that the Cox app puts at your disposal

Download the Cox App for Free

If you are wondering how to set up the Cox app for the first time, it is not at all complicated. Simply download the Contour app from the Google Play Store, the Amazon App Store, or Apple App Store. Next, open the app and select Get Started. Sign in using your Cox User ID and password. Enter a name for your device and select Continue. Finally, tap the top-left icon or swipe right to open the main menu to navigate the app.

Devices Compatible with Cox App

You can install the Cox Contour app on any of these compatible devices:

Apple iOS Devices

You can enjoy all that the Cox Contour app has to offer on your iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Just make sure the operating system of your device is iOS 12 or later.

Android Devices

All Android phones and tablets running on OS version 7.0 or higher support Cox streaming app.


Windows 8 and higher versions of PCs support the Cox app.

Apple Devices

If you have an Apple TV, running on macOS 10.7 or a higher version, you can visit using Microsoft Edge 17, Chrome 75, Firefox 68, Safari 11, or higher versions.

Cox App Restrictions

Just like any other app, the Cox Contour app also comes with certain restrictions mentioned below:

There You Are!

Who says good things never come free? The Cox Contour app is a complimentary feature of your Cox subscription. A beneficial app that all Cox TV subscribers can access free of charge. The app works best with a reliable internet connection, and if coupled with Cox Internet, the streaming app becomes the catch you just can’t miss, especially when you could access over 4 million nationwide wifi hotspots with Cox!  

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Can I download content on the Cox app to watch later?

Yes. But the download is limited to recorded content from Showtime and Starz at the moment. And any purchased content from your home STB.

Can I watch live TV on the go with the Cox app?

Depending on your Cox TV subscription, you can enjoy up to 250+ channels even when you are away from home. To see which channels are available both inside and outside the home, select TV Go Channels from the side menu under Live TV.

How to search for specific networks on the Cox app?

Open the Cox TV app and look for a magnifying glass icon. Once located, click it to search for a specific channel or show.

Does the Cox app let users schedule recording on home DVR?

All Cox TV subscribers with the Voice Remote can set, modify and delete DVR recordings via the Contour app.