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Enjoy Sky TV on the move with Sky Go

Sky Go is an app which comes included in every digital TV bundle from Sky. This free feature allows you to enjoy all of your favourite content on the go. Depending on your subscription, you can watch live Sky Sports and Sky Movies when you are out and about!

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Enjoy Sky TV on the move with Sky Go

Sky go offers customers the chance to watch their subscribed channels whenever and wherever they like, via any compatible mobile, tablet, laptop or games console. Wherever you can find an internet connection, you'll have access to a wide range of channels and On Demand content to watch at any time.

How to get Sky Go

The easiest way to get access to Sky Go is to search for it in your device's app store. Not all smartphone's and tablets are able to run the app, but a full list of compatible devices can be found on the Sky website.

You can also enjoy Sky content directly through your PC, via either the Sky Go website or by downloading the Sky Go desktop application. 

Sky Go features at a glance

  • Free for all Sky digital TV customers.
  • Watch a selection of channels from your existing Sky TV package.
  • Tune into on-demand content on the go from the likes of Sky1, Sky Atlantic, Sky Living and Sky Arts, anywhere in the UK & Ireland.
  • Enjoy the app anywher you can get online - works with Wi-Fi, home broadband or mobile broadband (3G, 4G).
  • Are you a Sky Sports subscriber? Watch 6 Sports channels live on your portable device.
  • Signed up for the Movies pack? Enjoy over 800 movies on demand at any time.

Sky Go Extra - even more entertainment

If you're going somewhere without a strong internet connection, why not download your favourite shows to enjoy wherever you are? Sky Go extra allows you to download the same Sky Go conetent via your home's Wi-Fi and then take it with you. This way, you don't have to stop watching just because you ran out of signal. Sky go Extra comes free for 2 months and £5 per month thereafter. Multiroom customers can get Sky Go Extra for free.

Sky Go on Apple & Android devices

Depending on what device you are using to enjoy Sky Go, content availability is different. This is especially true for those who are keen on enjoying Sky Go via their smartphones and tablets (both Apple and Android) and their laptops as well as Xbox 360.

Channels available on Sky Go

Live channels

  • ITV, ITV 2, ITV 3. ITV 4, ITV Encore, Citv
  • Channel 4, E4, More 4. Film 4
  • Sky1, Aky Atlantic
  • Sky Living, Sky Living it
  • Sky Arts 1
  • Watch, Alibi, Gold, Dave, Good Food
  • FOX, Universal Channel
  • TLC
  • Comedy Central
  • Syfy
  • Disney Channel, Disney XD, Disney Junior
  • Nickleodeon, Nick Jr
  • Cartoon Network, Boomerang
  • Cartoonito
  • Crime & Investigation
  • Discovery channel, Animal planet
  • Natural Geographic, Nat Geo Wild
  • History
  • Eden
  • Star Plus
  • Sky News
  • British Eurosport, British Eurosport 2
  • Sky Movies customers only: 11 Sky Cinema channels (Sky Cinema Disney included)
  • Sky Sports customers only: 6 Sky Sports channels

On-demand content via Sky Go on Apple & Android devices

  • Sky Cinema customers only: 100s of movies
  • 4oD
  • Sky1, Sky Atlantic, Sky Living, Sky Arts
  • Content for children

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