NIV Study Bible iOS App

NIV Study Bible iOS AppZondervan recently released their enormously popular NIV Study Bible as a universal iOS app, which means it is compatible with iPad, iPhone, and iPod Touch devices.

At the time of this writing, the iOS app costs $24.99, but this may be a sale price for a limited time. If you rely on the NIV Study Bible and want an electronic version to carry with you, you may want to snatch it up soon.

Here’s a brief video trailer, promoting the new app:


According to the product description, the app includes “full-color video, photographs, maps, charts, illustrations, and panoramic interactives” along with the following features:

  • Full text of the world’s most popular modern English Bible—the New International Version (NIV) 2011 edition.
  • Over 20,000 study notes, with icons to make important information easy to spot.
  • Elegant drop-down navigation drawer slides into view when you need it helping you stay focused on Bible text.
  • Find Scripture references quickly and easily with predictive search or by quick-touch book, chapter, verse.
  • Convenient Content and Note drawers stay out of the way and are only one tap away when needed.
  • Color book introductions and outlines provide valuable background information for each book.
  • In-text maps, charts, diagrams, and illustrations visually clarify the stories in the Bible.
  • Over 100 stunning full-color photos of archaeological artifacts and Biblical locations including the Pool of Gibeon, Valley of Elah, painting of Solomon’s temple, and more.
  • Over 60 Full-color maps showcasing Mesopotamia, The Exodus, Egypt, The Judges of Israel, Paul’s first missionary journey, and more.
  • Over 60 full-color charts taking you deeper into the major Covenants of the Old Testament, The Tribes of Israel, Tabernacle furnishings, Parables of Jesus, and more.
  • Interactive panoramic images of Herod’s temple, Solomon’s temple, and the Tabernacle.
  • Full color videos visually navigate the path of Jesus’ ministry, the Journey’s of Abraham, and more.
  • Searchable index of topics, charts, maps, images, study notes, and complete Old and New Testaments allows you to find words or study content quickly and easily.
  • Synchronized view of Bible text and study notes.
  • Notes allow you to capture thoughts for specific passages.
  • Highlighting allows you to easily emphasize passages.
  • Copy-and-paste multiple verses quickly and easily.
  • Bookmark your favorite passages for quick future reference or make your own personal studies.
  • Powerful folder system allows you to organize notes and bookmarks.
  • Cross references by tapping and holding on underlined words in the NIV text.
  • Easily email notes to yourself, family and friends.
  • Share on Twitter and Facebook.
  • Optional red letter Words of Christ.
  • Adjustable font sizing.
  • Universal app optimized for iPad and iPhone. Buy once and use on both devices.

It is a rather large file – 538 MB – so it may take awhile to download, and it does require that you are running iOS 5.0 or higher on your iPad, iPhone, or iPod Touch. The app, which is produced by Tecarta, has a dedicated website at

NIV Study Bible iOS App

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