21 June 2017 marks the start of Freeview Explore roll out as an app inside the Freeview Play Players area across the majority of Freeview Play devices. This will appear automatically and does not require any action from viewers.
Freeview Explore features a carousel of 10 genres* with recommendations from Freeview Play’s supported broadcasters. This curated content allows viewers to browse recommendations from BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, Demand 5 and UKTV Play with more content being added as additional broadcasters join Freeview Play.
In the coming months, the Help and Alerts area will deliver instructional videos as well as news and information on platform updates.*All, Comedy, Drama & Soaps, Entertainment, Factual, Kids, Lifestyle, Movies, Sport, and a dynamic seasonal category such as ‘Christmas’ or ‘Halloween’ etc.