What HD channels can I watch on Freeview?


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With Freeview HD equipment you can enjoy your favourite shows in HD, as well as more than 70 channels in standard definition – all for free.

More information on HD devices and where to purchase them can be found on our Products page.

*The number of channels available for both HD and SD is subject to Freeview TV coverage at your address, for more information on what channels should be available in your area, see our Freeview Channel Checker and search using your postcode details.

Here's a list of HD Channels available through Freeview:

Channel Service England Wales Scotland Northern Ireland Channel Islands
101 BBC 1 Scot HD        
101 BBC 1 Wales HD        
101 BBC ONE HD      
101 BBC ONE NI HD        
102 BBC 2 Wales HD        
102 BBC TWO HD    
102 BBC TWO NI HD        
103 ITV HD      
103 ITV Wales HD        
103 STV HD        
103 UTV HD        
104 Channel 4 HD
105 Channel 5 HD
108 BBC Scotland HD        
111 QVC HD  
112 QVC Beauty HD  
113 RT HD  
114 QUEST HD  
205 CBeebies HD  

Channel listings

You'll find a complete list of channels broadcast on Freeview on our Channel listings page.


At the moment, only BBC iPlayer has HD content that you can link to from the Freeview mobile app. This includes live and on-demand content from BBC One, BBC Two, BBC Four, CBBC, CBeebies, BBC News and BBC Parliament. You'll find HD content from channel 101 in the TV Guide.

It's not available on any of the other players yet, but we'll let you know if this changes.

In the meantime, if you have any questions it's best to check via the relevant players:

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