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How to Download TV Shows and Movies on Paramount Plus for Offline Viewing?

Written by Gabriela Vatu
Last updated July 8, 2021

Paramount Plus has been around for a few days now, and it's turning out to be a pretty cool platform thanks to all the content is already features and all the content that will land on the service in the coming months. Nonetheless, we want to know exactly how we can download TV shows and movies on Paramount Plus, so let's get digging. 

First off, you should know that Paramount Plus has taken over for CBS All Access. That means it features all the content CBS All Access once had, as well as extra shows and movies from Comedy Central, Paramount Network, BET, Nickelodeon, Smithsonian Channel, MTV, and Paramount Pictures. 

Not all content will be available to download, but most of it will be. Of course, another thing you need to be aware of is that downloads are only available on mobile devices, especially since that's the whole point - watching offline so you don't consume too much mobile data while streaming. 

Paramount Plus Downloads Settings

Before we even dive into how you can download any of the content, we should discuss the settings regarding these downloads. Yes, you can make a few adjustments. 

Here's how you can do this:

How to Download TV Shows and Movies on Paramount Plus

Now that we have all those details cleared out, it's time we dove into how you can download content on your iPhone, iPad, or Android device. 

The service allows users to download up to 25 shows per device if you have the space for it, of course. The downloads expire in 30 days if you don't watch them. If you enable the autodelete feature, they'll be gone as soon as you watch them. 

Here's what you have to do:

How to Play Paramount Plus Content Offline

Now that you've downloaded a bunch of content, it's time you also played those videos. Thankfully, the whole process is super simple, and you can do this offline, no matter where you are. And, with that 25-downloads limit, you can easily go on vacation off the grid with just your Paramount Plus app. 

There you have it! Now you know how to fiddle with the download settings on your app, how to choose the right resolution for your device, how to download the videos, and how to play them. You're all caught up on the details, so go enjoy this Paramount Plus feature. 

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