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MagellanTV Review

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  • Has Offline Downloads

MagellanTV offers 3,000+ documentaries and series that span nearly every topic. Among the platforms titles is “Life Is One: Growing Up Sunbear,” along with curated documentary sections for 4K space films like “Hubble Eye in The Sky 4K,” true crime content such as “Customs,” and stay-at-home travel guide programs like “Germany From Above.” New programs arrive on the service every week.

The subscription costs $6.99 per month, but you can also pay on a quarterly ($17.97) or annual ($59.88 per year) basis. There is a free seven-day trial and you can also browse the site without subscribing and watch a five-minute preview of any documentary.

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Review

We tested MagellanTV and other subscription streaming services for more than 100 hours. MagellanTV is compatible with Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku, Android TV, iPhone/iPad, Android Phone/Tablet, Mac, Windows, LG Smart TV, Samsung Smart TV, Sony Smart TV and VIZIO Smart TV.


Content

TV Shows

There are thousands of docu-series that cover a variety of genres such as biography, space, science & tech, mind & body, earth, travel & adventure, nature, ancient history, early modern, current history, war & military, true crime, historical drama, and art & culture. For instance, the service offers titles like “Secrets of the Universe,” “Deadly Dates,” “Psychic Investigators,” “Urban Legends,” and lots more.

Movies

There are documentaries that recount historical events, explore the criminal mind, as well as the strange worlds of paranormal and alien obsessions. Titles include “Venus: Death of a Planet” 4K, “Murder in Paradise,” “Tracking Russian Hackers,” “The Norse: An Arctic Mystery,” and tons of other high-quality, 4K films that explore many niche topics.

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Features

No Parental Controls

There are no parental controls for MagellanTV.

Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV+, Disney+, Netflix, Paramount Plus and Star have parental control features.

Up to 5 Devices

MagellanTV allows you to stream on up to 5 devices simultaneously.

Offline Downloads

Only on mobile platforms.

International Access

MagellanTV is available everywhere, however, because of restrictions on the rights to some programs, not all shows are available in every country.

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Compatible Devices

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Tech Specs

4K
1080p
720p

720p HD
(Up to 4K UHD)

Most video streams are in 720p HD. Some video streams are available in 4K UHD.

Stereo Sound
Some Surround

Stereo/Surround Sound

Most content has stereo audio, with some content available in surround sound.

MagellanTV
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7-Day Free Trial

DIRECTV STREAM Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $50 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up for DIRECTV STREAM.

You will receive it ~2 weeks after you complete your first month of service.

Sling TV Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $25 Uber Eats Gift Card when you sign up for Sling TV.

You will receive it ~2 weeks after you complete your first month of service.

Hulu Live TV Cash Back

Let us know your e-mail address to send your $35 Amazon Gift Card when you sign up for Hulu Live TV.

You will receive it ~2 weeks after you complete your first month of service.