Comcast unveils free mobile app for iPhone


Comcast announced the launch of a Comcast mobile application – a free downloadable app for the iPhone or iPod touch – that gives customers access to all of their favorite services from Comcast including a unified inbox with email; visual voice mail; address book synch; real-time TV listings and trailers of movies available through Comcast on Demand.

The app combines some of the best features from Comcast Digital Voice, Video and High-Speed Internet and delivers them through a popular mobile app store. Existing customers who have a User ID can download the free app and immediately have live access to their Comcast inbox and address books, in addition to the SmartZone Communications Center.

Among other features, the first release of the Comcast mobile app includes the ability to:
•Check Comcast email and listen to home voice mail in one combined inbox.
•Read, reply, forward and compose email as well as read attachments supported by the iPhone.
•Manage voice mail messages and call logs, view voice mail in any preferred order as well as “touch” to call.
•Forward home phone calls to the iPhone from the iPhone, view call history and manage home phone settings.
•See what’s on TV tonight, tomorrow or next week, including program details.
•Watch Video On Demand movie trailers.
•Synch all Universal Address Book contacts to an iPhone or iPod touch as well as the ability to add pictures to favorite contacts.

Some of the same features are also accessible on any Web-enabled mobile device by using a browser to go to

To watch a demo of the new Comcast mobile app, go to