How do I get NOW TV on my device?

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NOW TV is available on a wide range of devices. This guide will help you set up NOW TV on any of the devices we support.

Before we begin, there are a couple of things you'll need for every NOW TV device.

1. A NOW TV account, with one of these:

2. A minimum download speed of:

  • Broadband - 2.5Mbps
  • 3G or 4G - 180Kbps
  1. Go to the App Store or iTunes
  2. Search 'NOW TV UK'
  3. Download the NOW TV app
  4. Lastly, sign in to the NOW TV app with your username and password and find a movie, TV show or sport to enjoy.

Please note: You can't watch NOW TV on a modified device, or one bought outside the UK.

  1. Check you're using a compatible Android device
  2. Go to the Google Play Store
  3. Download the NOW TV app
  4. Lastly, sign in to the NOW TV app with your username and password and find a movie, TV show or sport to enjoy.

Please note: You won't be able to watch on rooted Android devices or devices running CyanogenMod.

For steps on getting NOW TV on your Chromecast device, check out our article on using Chromecast.

Your LG device comes with the NOW TV app installed, so you won't need to download it.

Just check out the premium section and our app will be the first one you'll see.

Related article How do I add a Pass using my LG device?

Your NOW TV Box comes with the NOW TV app installed.

All you need to do is set up the NOW TV Box, sign in to the NOW TV app with your username and password and find a movie, TV show or sport to enjoy.

Please note: You need a NOW TV account to set up the NOW TV Box, and a Wi-Fi connection. You won't be able to use your NOW TV Box outside the UK.

Set up NOW TV box guide

  1. Go to TV/Video Services on your PS3 XMB
  2. Download the NOW TV app
  3. Lastly, sign in to the NOW TV app with your username and password and find a movie, TV show or sport to enjoy.
  1. Go to TV/Video on your PS4 dashboard
  2. Download the NOW TV app
  3. Lastly, sign in to the NOW TV app with your username and password and find a movie, TV show or sport to enjoy.
  1. Check you’re using a supported Roku device
  2. Go to the Roku Channel Store
  3. Select TV & Video
  4. Select the NOW TV app
  5. Select Add Channel
  6. Lastly, sign in to the NOW TV app with your username and password and find a movie, TV show or sport to enjoy.

The NOW TV app is currently available on 2015 and 2016 Samsung TVs.

How do I know if I have a compatible TV?

Just look at the model number – if there’s an L, JS, JU or K in the middle, then you have a 2015 or 2016 TV.

See this guide for more details on Samsung TV model numbers

My TV is compatible – how do I get started?

  1. Go to the app store on your Samsung TV
  2. Search for 'NOW TV'
  3. Download the NOW TV app
  4. Lastly, sign in to the NOW TV app with your username and password and find a movie, TV show or sport to enjoy.
  1. Go to Apps on your Xbox 360 dashboard
  2. Search for 'NOW TV'
  3. Download the NOW TV app
  4. Lastly, sign in to the NOW TV app with your username and password and find a movie, TV show or sport to enjoy.
  1. Go to Apps on your Xbox One dashboard
  2. Search for 'NOW TV'
  3. Download the NOW TV app
  4. Lastly, sign in to the NOW TV app with your username and password and find a movie, TV show or sport to enjoy.
  1. Find the NOW TV player through the channels, or through the On Demand section
  2. Sign in to the NOW TV app with your username and password and find an on demand movie to enjoy.

If you're using Safari, or Firefox v51 or earlier, and you already have Silverlight installed on your Mac, you can watch with this.

Otherwise, you'll be prompted to download the NOW TV Player.

If you've got Apple TV, you should have the NOW TV app pre-installed, so you can just sign in and start watching.

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