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What devices can I use to watch NOW TV?

You can watch NOW TV on a huge range of devices. So whichever Passes you've got, there are loads of different ways to get stuck in.

Don't have a NOW TV Pass yet? Grab your Pass or a free trial here.

Check below to see if your device is supported:

Set-top boxes and streaming devices
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NOW TV Devices

  • NOW TV Smart Stick  
  • NOW TV Smart Box with 4K and Voice Search
  • NOW TV Smart Box with Freeview
  • Black NOW TV Box

Got a white NOW TV Box?

White NOW TV Boxes are no longer supported, so you won't be able to watch NOW TV Passes or use any other apps on your device.

To continue enjoying your NOW TV Passes and access your apps on your big screen, why not Grab a NOW TV Smart Stick to plug straight into your TV?


Other set-top boxes and devices

2nd or 3rd generation Apple TV are no longer supported. You can continue watching if you've already got the NOW TV app installed, but you'll need to create a NOW TV account to manage your Passes. Find out more
  • Roku boxes and streaming players: All models
  • Chromecast
  • BT TV Box
  • YouView box.

Good to know Older YouView boxes that look like those below (model numbers DTR-T1000, DTR-T1010 and Talk Talk's DN370T box) are no longer supported.

YouView boxes - models DTR-T1000, DTR-T1010 and DN370T


Smart TVs
Select to see TVs that come with the NOW TV app already installed or available to download.


Smart TVs


Selected Smart TV models

Keep in mindThe hayu Pass isn't available on any 2012 or 2013 models, plus some 2014, 2015 and 2016 models. The NOW TV app is no longer supported on LG NetCast TVs.


2015 models and later (see the Samsung info here for more details). 

Keep in mindNOW TV isn't supported on the Samsung Serif range of TVs.


2016 models and later

Keep in mindOnly Sony Smart TVs running Android OS 8.0 or later are supported.


All Roku TV models


Fire TV edition HD/FHD (2020): LT-32CF600, LT-40CF700, LT-43CF700 models

Not supported at the moment: Panasonic or Toshiba Smart TVs

Tablets and smartphones
Select to see which mobile devices you can download the NOW TV app on.


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Find out if you can watch NOW TV on your Android device.

Apple iOS

  • iPhone: 5S and later
  • iPad: 5th generation or later, plus iPad Air and iPad Mini 2 or later
  • iPod Touch: 6th generation or later.

All devices with iOS 11 or later are supported. 

iOS 9 & 10 are no longer supported

The NOW TV app no longer supports iOS 9 or 10. If your iOS device is running on 9 or 10, you'll still be able to watch for as long as the app works for you, but you won't receive any updates like new features and bug fixes.

If your device supports later iOS versions, we recommend you update to 11 or later.


Keep in mindYou can't use AirPlay to stream or mirror NOW TV from any iOS device.


Find out how to watch on a Windows tablet.

Not supported at the moment: Windows smartphones, Kindle Fire HD

Laptops and computers
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You can watch NOW TV on a Windows PC or a Mac by downloading the NOW TV Player.


Follow these steps to get the NOW TV Player on a Windows PC or laptop.

Good to know From 3 November, you'll no longer be able to watch via the Windows 8/10 app – you'll need to download the Player to watch.


Follow theses steps to get the NOW TV Player on a Mac.

Not supported at the moment: Chromebook

Games consoles
Select to see which games consoles the NOW TV app is available on.


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  • Xbox One

    Keep in mindThe NOW TV app might not work if you're taking part in the Xbox One Update Preview.

  • Xbox Series X/S
  • PlayStation 4
  • PlayStation 5.


Not supported at the moment: Nintendo Wii


Got a Sky Sports Mobile Pass?

You can only watch your Mobile Pass on supported iOS or Android smartphones.


Can I watch NOW TV on my Sky box?

You won’t be able to watch NOW TV on your Sky box.

If you want to watch movies, shows and sport on your big screen, why not check out our NOW TV Smart Stick ?


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Got one of the devices above? Find out how to get started.

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