LiveScore by LiveScore Ltd. provides you with all the very latest score lines from the global world of sports, covering soccer, basketball, hockey, cricket, and tennis across a number of leagues and championships. It was updated on September 12, 2011 and requires 4.3MB of storage space.
You’ll get all the information you need from thousands of games across the world each week in a highly-compressed format to ensure a super-fast transfer speed and minimal use of your bandwidth.
The premise of this live sports app is very simple, which lends itself nicely to a basic user interface that doesn’t require much learning to utilize. As soon as you start up LiveScore you’ll know exactly where to find the scores for whichever sport is the one for you.
This sports streaming app, features football / soccer from various leagues, championships, and cups from all over the world, plus basketball, hockey, cricket and tennis scores.
Every week you can catch over 1,000 live games with play-by-play results and all the score lines and information you could ever need. This is all delivered to you without using much data or bandwidth because LiveScore features some highly effective data compression for all transfers.
What’s more, this app automatically connects to whichever server is closest to your current location to ensure information is delivered to you in the fastest way possible.
The latest update fixed an issue surrounding the app crashing upon startup for users using older firmware (versions 3.2 and older). The update also included the addition of automatic refreshing for basketball and ice hockey match details.
Customer Ratings and Feedback Comments
LiveScore currently has 201 customer ratings with an average rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars.
Customer feedback has generally been fairly positive, with users commenting that this app is very good but would be even better if there was a feature enabling users to add teams to a favorites list.
Personal Comments by Reviewer
This app is an absolute must-have if you often find yourself out on the go and wondering what’s going on with a particular game. This is especially useful if you follow multiple teams across multiple sports and want a single place to find all the score lines for your favorites.
The ash-colored theme works very nicely with the sports concept and the features in LiveScores are laid out in a very intuitive and straightforward fashion. This ensures you can quickly and easily find any details you’re looking for, even if you’re in a hurry.
What’s more, the developer has been very thoughtful in compressing data as much as possible to make sure that you use the least amount of data possible while still receiving all the scores you need for the sports you follow.
Pros and Cons
Easily find scores for soccer, basketball, hockey, cricket, and tennis
Data compression ensures minimal use of your bandwidth and cell data
Access information on sports events from all over the world
Very simple, easy-to-use interface
No favorites list for specific teams
For: iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad with iOS 3.1.2 or later.
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