What channels does Sky offer?
With more than 700 TV and radio broadcasts available, Sky TV certainly goes out of its way to ensure that you’ll have something good to watch at all times.
To start, every Sky TV subscriber will have access to the Sky Entertainment package. This includes more than 300 channels that cover everything from news and entertainment to sports and kids shows – plus on-demand box sets and 40 catch-up channels.
You can then build your package by adding any of the following:
- Sky Kids – Young ones can enjoy child-friendly episodes from popular channels. There are also thousands of ad-free on-demand episodes to choose from.
- Sky Cinema – This option features 11 movie channels with an array of genres and thousands of on-demand blockbusters.
- Sky BoxSets – Enjoy full runs of your all-time favourite series. You will have access to more than 450 boxsets of shows past and present. As a bonus – you can download the Sky Go app to watch them while you’re on the move!
- Sky Sports – Take your pick from 8 premium sports channels – or get all of them!
To give you an idea of what you can expect from the channels, here’s a brief list of the most popular shows and broadcasts:
- News: Sky News, BBC News, Al Jazeera, Fox News
- Sports: Sky Sports, BT Sport, Eurosport, ESPN
- Entertainment: SyFy, Comedy Central, Sky Atlantic, Watch
- Documentary: Discovery Channel, National Geographic, History, Yesterday
- Movies: Sky Cinema, MGM, TCM, Movies 24
- Kids: Disney Channel, Cartoon Network, Nickelodeon, Boomerang
* You can also subscribe to Sky Ultimate On-Demand to pair your Netflix and Prime Video account at a reduced price.
Sky TV customers get the award-winning Sky Q box to enhance their viewing experience (a stand-out feature that gives this TV service provider a unique edge). This piece of hardware opens up a whole new avenue of options which include:
- The functionality to pause, rewind or restart live TV
- Storage for up to 500 hours of HD-quality videos
- Series Link recording (pre-set your Sky Q box to record a whole series)
- The ability to switch channels and settings using voice commands
- The option to pause a channel in one room and carry on in the next
What we like about Sky
- There’s a large assortment of channels
- Sky Q box ultimately enhances your viewing experience
- The user-interface is very easy to use
- You’re provided with intelligent suggestions of shows
- You can watch TV fluidly as you change rooms around the house
- Sky Cinema often premieres hit films first
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