Showbox for Ubuntu/Linux Free Download (using Genymotion)

If you look for ways to watch your favourite movies, tv shows, and anything more without depending on the cable tv connection, then Showbox works the best in class. It is an online streaming app that don’t require any subscription. Showbox is a free-to-use app with which you can stream videos in high-quality. As it is an Android app, it cannot be accessed on Linux PC directly. So with the help of an Android emulator, you can easily install Showbox for Linux/Ubuntu and access all of its feature to stream contents on the bigger screen. You can either stream or download the Showbox movies and tv programs as it works with or without the internet connection.

Showbox for Ubuntu/Linux
Showbox for Ubuntu/Linux

Both Linux and Ubuntu are a free and open source operating systems with which installing the Android app like Showbox isn’t a complex thing. You can make use of the supported Android emulator like Genymotion to install Showbox on Ubuntu. With the frequently updated database, you will never miss any of your favourite contents as with this app. If you love getting unlimited entertainment by streaming, then the Showbox Linux app is all you need. You can even choose from different categories and genres or filter them according to your preference while using the Showbox app. Find out the steps to download Showbox for Ubuntu/ Linux right from this article.

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How to Download Showbox for Ubuntu/ Linux

Any Android apk file like Showbox can be installed on the Linux or Ubuntu installed PC as with the help of the Android emulator. Genymotion is an emulator with which you can easily download and install Showbox on Linux PC. Follow the steps given below to stream Showbox movies and tv shows on the Linux PC.

Steps to Download & Install Showbox for Ubuntu/Linux using Genymotion

Genymotion emulator will run as wih the support of the Oracle VM VirtualBox that comes pre-installed with the Linux system.

Step 1: Open the web browser on your Linux PC and type in the address bar as Showbox apk.

Step 2: Open any trusted site from the search result to download Showbox apk file.

Step 3: You have to browse for the Oracle VM VirtualBox installer on your directories in the Linux PC. If you don’t have, then install VirtualBox for Linux (

Step 4: Open the web browser, type in the search bar as Genymotion and click on the search bar.

Step 3: Click on Download button to start downloading the Genymotion emulator on your Linux/Ubuntu.

Step 5: To run Genymotion, you have to go to the command prompt, type in as

chmod +x<Genymotion installer path>/genymotion-<version>_arch>.bin

cd >Genymotion installer path> ./genymotion-<version>_<arch>.bin -d<Genymotion installer path>

cd <Genymotion installer path> ./genymotion

Step 6: Now, you have to just drag and drop the Showbox apk file in to the virtual device window.

Note: You can even run the command line as abd install Showbox.apk instead of drag and dropping the Showbox apk file.

We hope the article about Showbox for Ubuntu/Linux is useful to you in dealing with it. If you face any issues or have any queries, comment us below.

Showbox also works on Firestick, iPhone, Smart TV

Author: Abbot Luckey

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