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Now TV’s new broadband gives you 12 months of fibre for £25 including line rental

Now TV’s new broadband gives you 12 months of fibre for £25 including line rental

By Dan Grabham

Now TV has made its great-value broadband bundles available contract-free without the need to team it with a Now TV pass.Three speeds will be available starting at £18 for 17Mbps Brilliant Broadband or 38Mbps Fab Fibre (£25 per month, totally unlimited... Read more

Now TV Streaming Stick review: Low price streamer needs Full HD content
3.0 stars

Now TV Streaming Stick review: Low price streamer needs Full HD content

By Dan Grabham

Now TV is the pay-as-you-go streaming version of Sky, with various bundles to choose from. It's ideal if you want to watch Sky Sports, Sky Cinema or Sky's entertainment contract but don't want to sign up to a long term (and costly) deal; perhaps if you... Read more

Now TV Smart Box review: Is live TV and Sky in one device worth the price?
4.0 stars

Now TV Smart Box review: Is live TV and Sky in one device worth the price?

By Rik Henderson

When Sky first revealed that it was to introduce another new Now TV box, it was widely presumed that it would feature 4K streaming. But even though Ultra HD content is coming to the company's flagship TV offering, Sky Q, the Now TV Smart Box maxes out... Read more

Watch The Open for free with Now TV

Watch The Open for free with Now TV

By Rik Henderson

You can watch the first day of The Open golf championship for free today, 14 July, thanks to Now TV.The major golf event is being shown exclusively by Sky Sports and if you don't have Sky you might miss out. However, Now TV is giving everyone a free Sky... Read more

Now TV Smart Box: Release date, price, specs and everything you need to know

Now TV Smart Box: Release date, price, specs and everything you need to know

By Rik Henderson

Sky has now set into motion a new stage for Now TV, its internet streaming service that has grown massively over the last couple of years.Not only has it introduced a new package and way to get Now TV, with the Now TV Combo that includes broadband and... Read more

What is the Now TV Combo, how much does it cost and when can I get it?

What is the Now TV Combo, how much does it cost and when can I get it?

By Luke Edwards

Not only has Sky released a new Now TV Smart Box, but also offers a new contract-free home connectivity package.The Now TV Combo from Sky encompasses a streaming service pass, unlimited broadband and a phone line.Releasing such an all inclusive package... Read more

Now TV Smart Box and Now TV Combo bundle available, erm, now

Now TV Smart Box and Now TV Combo bundle available, erm, now

By Rik Henderson

Sky announced its next Now TV box at an event in London just over a week ago and has revealed that you can nab one from today, Thursday 7 July.It is also the Now TV Combo from today too, which lumps a streaming service pass, unlimited broadband, and... Read more

Now TV 4K box and "more" to be announced on 29 June

Now TV 4K box and "more" to be announced on 29 June

By Rik Henderson

Sky has sent out press invites to an event on 29 June where the new Now TV box will be unveiled.However, the new set-top-box, already revealed to be 4K-ready, will not be the only announcement. The invite states that there will be "so much more than... Read more

Now TV Kids Pass coming to give children their shows in the one place

Now TV Kids Pass coming to give children their shows in the one place

By Rik Henderson

Now TV will soon add an all-new subscription offering and it's just for children.From 21 June, you will be able to pay £2.99 a month for a Now TV Kids Pass. It will give access to six live TV channels and all the box sets and catch up content to view... Read more

New, more advanced Now TV box coming soon - 4K anyone?

New, more advanced Now TV box coming soon - 4K anyone?

By Rik Henderson

A new Now TV box has been announced that will sit alongside the existing model.It will be coming later this year and although Sky has been light on details, the fact the box looks similar to the 4K Roku 4 recently launched in the States, rumours point... Read more

Which of these limited edition custom NOW TV boxes would you want for Christmas?

Which of these limited edition custom NOW TV boxes would you want for Christmas?

By Rik Henderson

If you're thinking of getting a NOW TV box to enjoy streamed TV shows and movies this Christmas you might be faced with a bigger choice than you originally thought. There are seven new designs the service is adding to its line-up for a limited period.A... Read more

Now TV Box (2015) vs Now TV Box vs Roku 2: What's the difference?

Now TV Box (2015) vs Now TV Box vs Roku 2: What's the difference?

By Stuart Miles

Sky's Now TV box has had an update bringing with it a number of new features, but should you upgrade from the original, should you just bite the bullet on the extra costs and go for the Roku 2, or should you just stick with what you've got already?We've... Read more

New Now TV Box (2015) arrives, we get watching the latest movies, TV and sport

New Now TV Box (2015) arrives, we get watching the latest movies, TV and sport

By Stuart Miles

Sky’s new Now TV box arrives in the UK on the 6 August and boasts a number of updates over the original box launched a couple of years ago.The new Now TV box (2015) will now feature an Ethernet port to support a wired connection, as well as, a processor... Read more

Now TV takes further step to being Sky TV for those without a dish, sports monthly pass now available

Now TV takes further step to being Sky TV for those without a dish, sports monthly pass now available

By Rik Henderson

Sky's Now TV is rapidly becoming the broadcaster's alternative paid TV service for those who cannot have a satellite dish. Already offering monthly passes for entertainment and movies channels, the service has finally launched a monthly pass for Sky's... Read more

What better way to enjoy Game of Thrones season 5 than to snuggle up to one of these?

What better way to enjoy Game of Thrones season 5 than to snuggle up to one of these?

By Rik Henderson

Fancy a bit of Snow in spring time? Now TV is celebrating the return of Game of Thrones with a custom-made pillow in the style of one of the Night's Watch that will keep you safe and warm as the action unfurls.And you could be in with a chance of winning... Read more

Look at the fancy new NOW TV boxes you can get in time for Christmas

Look at the fancy new NOW TV boxes you can get in time for Christmas

By Luke Edwards

Sky has unveiled its Christmas present this year, and there's more than one. The Now TV services can be streamed to your TV from your own personalised Now TV box, with five to choose from.The special edition Now TV boxes will still be only £10 to buy... Read more

Braaiiinnsss!!! Hands-on with The Walking Dead special edition Now TV box and Brain Food Popcorn Bowl

Braaiiinnsss!!! Hands-on with The Walking Dead special edition Now TV box and Brain Food Popcorn Bowl

By Rik Henderson

We're big fans of The Walking Dead here on Pocket-lint, the original Robert Kirkman and Charlie Adlard comic books and the TV series. And we were already fizzing with excitement that season five is almost on us, starting in the US on 12 October and screening... Read more

NOW TV adds Chromecast support for Android, iPhone and iPad, still no Apple TV though

NOW TV adds Chromecast support for Android, iPhone and iPad, still no Apple TV though

By Rik Henderson

As reported in March, Sky's NOW TV subscription service is making good on the promise of supporting as many streaming devices as possible by adding Google Chromecast support for its apps for Android, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.The NOW TV apps for both... Read more

Sky Sports gets price-drop with week pass on NOW TV

Sky Sports gets price-drop with week pass on NOW TV

By Luke Edwards

Sky has announced that it's online streaming NOW TV service will dish up sports for a more affordable price.Until this Thursday users wishing to get access to Sky Sports over the internet, via their NOW TV service, must pay for a day pass at £9.99. But... Read more

NOW TV box gradually becoming new Roku, adds YouTube

NOW TV box gradually becoming new Roku, adds YouTube

By Rik Henderson

It's a well-publicised fact that the NOW TV set-top-box is made by Roku. After all, Sky owns a significant stake in the streaming device manufacturer. And a recent system update even changed the user interface to look more like the Channels grid found... Read more

Nickelodeon and Nick Jr join NOW TV line-up just in time for the school holidays

Nickelodeon and Nick Jr join NOW TV line-up just in time for the school holidays

By Rik Henderson

It's all go with NOW TV today. Not only is the streaming service available on a next-gen console for the first time, having launched for PS4, but two new channels have joined the Entertainment Month Pass line-up. And they are brilliantly timed to coincide... Read more

NOW TV apologises for Premier League outage, hands out £10 shopping vouchers (updated)

NOW TV apologises for Premier League outage, hands out £10 shopping vouchers (updated)

By Rik Henderson

UPDATE: Pocket-lint has spoken to Sky and Now TV to get some clarification and has updated some of the details below....NOW TV, the video streaming service from Sky, has suffered a few dips in its service recently. It struggled during the 9pm showing... Read more

NOW TV could come to Chromecast, Sky always 'looking at potential platforms'

NOW TV could come to Chromecast, Sky always 'looking at potential platforms'

By Rik Henderson

Sky's NOW TV movie, entertainment and sports streaming service could come to the UK version of Google's recently launched Chromecast device in the future."We are always looking at potential distribution platforms for NOW TV including Chromecast," said... Read more

NOW TV Beta app brings Entertainment Pass and Sky Atlantic to Android, tablet support too

NOW TV Beta app brings Entertainment Pass and Sky Atlantic to Android, tablet support too

By Rik Henderson

Sky has finally released a second NOW TV application for Android that adds wider compatibility with devices, including tablets, and access to the Entertainment Pass and therefore Sky Atlantic in plenty of time before Game of Thrones season four starts.Available... Read more

Now TV box gets 4oD to expand catch-up and on-demand offering

Now TV box gets 4oD to expand catch-up and on-demand offering

By Rik Henderson

Owners of a Now TV set-top-box will find a new app alongside the existing catch-up and on-demand offerings from BBC iPlayer and Demand 5. Channel 4's 4oD service is now accessible through the box, leaving just ITV as the last major terrestrial TV broadcaster... Read more

Now TV's Entertainment Month Pass lands for iOS and LG devices

Now TV's Entertainment Month Pass lands for iOS and LG devices

By Elyse Betters

BSkyB's Now TV internet television service offers a new package that dramatically increases the amount of content available through the Now TV box, and now it is available to iOS and LG devices.Called Now TV Entertainment Month Pass, the package works... Read more

Now TV adds new PAYG entertainment package: Sky Atlantic and other channels for £4.99 a month

Now TV adds new PAYG entertainment package: Sky Atlantic and other channels for £4.99 a month

By Rik Henderson

Sky-owned Now TV has announced a new package for its streaming service that dramatically increases the amount of content available through the Now TV box, and applications for PS3, Roku, Macs and PCs. An Entertainment Month Pass is now available on a... Read more

NOW TV Box bundled with Sky Sports or Sky Movies on sale today in the UK

NOW TV Box bundled with Sky Sports or Sky Movies on sale today in the UK

By Luke Edwards

NOW TV, the set-top box from Sky that transforms your TV into a smart television, is on sale in the UK today with bundled channels. Previously only the box could be bought for £9.99, but now it comes with Sky passes at a bundled rate.Argos and Currys... Read more

Now TV box review
5.0 stars

Now TV box review

By Stuart Miles

Sky has launched a set-top box that allows you to turn any crusty old television with an HDMI socket into something capable of getting movies, sports and BBC iPlayer. All via the internet, all for a tenner. It can’t be that easy can it?DesignWith a... Read more

Now TV to offer Sky Sports as pay-as-you-go service without need for Sky subscription

Now TV to offer Sky Sports as pay-as-you-go service without need for Sky subscription

By Stuart Miles

Sky's Now TV service has announced that it has added Sky Sports to the on-demand service, bringing all six Sky Sports channels to those happy to pay £9.99 for 24 hours of access on a pay-as-you-go basis. The on-demand service, which has been available... Read more

Sainsbury's and Rovi team up to take on Netflix, Lovefilm and Now TV

Sainsbury's and Rovi team up to take on Netflix, Lovefilm and Now TV

By Rik Henderson

UK supermarket giant Sainsbury's and digital media specialist Rovi have partnered to bring a new movie and TV show streaming service to Britain later this year. The retailer has licensed the Rovi Entertainment Store technology in order to provide video-on-demand... Read more

Now TV: Everything you need to know

Now TV: Everything you need to know

By Hunter Skipworth

Sky’s Now TV has launched, offering on-demand movies while allowing you to dodge the Sky subscription needed for Sky Go. There is a lot to like about the new service, but at £3.49 per rental, or £15 a month, is it really worth it?We have had a long... Read more

Hands-on: Now TV review

Hands-on: Now TV review

By Stuart Miles

Forget Netflix, forget LoveFilm, Sky wants Now TV to be the service you choose when it comes to streaming movies online to your computer, phone, games console, or set top box. But is the new service "powered by Sky" good enough to impress? We had a quick... Read more

Now TV powered by Sky goes live

Now TV powered by Sky goes live

By Stuart Miles

Sky has announced the launch of its pay-per-view IPTV streaming service, Now TV, as it looks to claw back lost time against Netflix and LoveFilm.The new service will see customers able to buy new movies for 99p to £3.49 a go, or pay a monthly subscription... Read more

BSkyB buys Acetrax video-on-demand service ahead of NOW TV launch

BSkyB buys Acetrax video-on-demand service ahead of NOW TV launch

By Stuart Miles

Sky's NOW TV service, which the company says is still on track to launch in the UK before the end of June, has received a major boost. The satellite broadcaster has confirmed in its latest earnings report that it has quietly acquired Acetrax, a video-on-demand... Read more