4oD_A2Channel 4 has launched a new Android version of its 4oD video on demand app.

The free app offers a mixture of catch-up and archive content from Channel 4, E4 and More4.

It is available now to download from Google Play and will available from the Samsung App Store in the coming weeks.

The app can be downloaded on Android tablets and smartphones running operating systems version 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) and above.

Channel 4 says it is optimised for Google Nexus 7, Google Nexus S, Google Nexus 4, Samsung Galaxy S3, HTC Desire S and Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 devices.

Sarah Milton, Head of VOD, Channel 4 said; “We’re pleased to be able to extend our successful video-on-demand service to this range of modern Android devices with a dedicated 4oD app.

“Users will now be able to catch up on their favourite Channel 4 shows and enjoy many more classics from the Channel 4 archive via their smart phones and tablets. This development continues our ongoing strategy of widening access to 4oD, with particular emphasis on supporting the increasing numbers of users who want to watch our programmes on portable devices.”