Astro is planning to roll out a new app for their highly popular Astro Tutor TV UPSR to increase the effectiveness in the educational content for their educational programmes.

The app which will be called UPSR iBuddy will enable students to watch both the educational show, and use the app simultaneously.

According to Astro, to ensure maximum use of the app, students would however need to tune in their UPSR Sains Bersama iBuddy every Thursday – Sunday starting from 9 August 2014(Saturday) at 10.30 am6.00 pm and 10.30 pm exclusively on Astro Tutor TV UPSR (Ch 601).

Those interested to use the app can obtain it from the Google Play Store, the Apple App Store and or visit the official site at as an alternative.

In conjunction with the launch the app, Astro is also conducting a quiz from 9 August to 7 September which will enable those registered on the app to win attractive prizes, among others an Apple iPad Mini and exclusive Astro Tutor TV merchandises.