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How to watch Freeview on your device

Watch your favourite TV shows on your mobile, tablet, PC, or laptop.

Watch live or on demand TV on your mobile or tablet

Browse great shows from BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, My5, UKTV Play and STV Player, all in one place on your mobile or tablet. Just make sure you have their apps on your device to enjoy the best experience.

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Get Freeview iOS app

Find and watch TV on your mobile or tablet

Tap the My Freeview button to check you have BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4My5, UKTV Play, and STV players installed.

Then, tap the Search button to search for live and on demand TV shows.

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Watch on demand apps (free)

To make sure you get the best viewing experience, the Freeview mobile app links to BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4My5, UKTV Play, and STV players. Download these apps on your mobile or tablet to watch your favourite TV shows live or on demand.

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BBC iPlayer

BBC iPlayer is where you can watch all BBC TV channels online.

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All the ITV shows you want to watch anytime, anywhere.

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Watch your favourite shows online, from Channel 4E4All4 and Walter Presents.

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Enjoy your favourite shows from across the Channel 5 family on demand.

Get My5 app
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Watch Dave, Yesterday and Drama shows on demand and for free.

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STV Player

Enjoy live TV, on demand and box sets from STV.

STV Player app

Watch on demand apps (paid)*

Download these apps on your mobile or tablet and top up with extra on-demand TV, movies and sport... *

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Binge mystery, comedy, drama, docs, lifestyle and more, from the biggest streaming collection of British TV ever.

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Watch award-winning TV shows, movies, anime, documentaries and more.

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Stream the latest movies, award-winning shows and biggest live events - all with no contract.

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Prime Video

Prime Video is an online subscription streaming service that offers thousands of popular movies and TV shows, award-winning Amazon Originals and lives sports.

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Watch live and on demand TV on your PC or laptop

Look out for the play symbols on the TV guide. Then, select the programme you want to watch and log into the channel player to watch live.

Browse TV Guide on your PC or laptop

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Find and watch TV on your PC or laptop

Simply click Find and watch TV in the website menu to search for live and on demand TV shows.

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Making the most of Freeview Play on your TV

Visit channel 100 on your Freeview Play TV to access all our on-demand players, our Search and Recommendations features and support from the Help & Alerts section, all in one place.

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Check Freeview at my home

Enter your postcode and house name or number to find the channels that should be available at your address.


Search or browse our FAQs to find out how to get the most out of your Freeview.


Britain's talking TV and everyone's invited

However near or far apart we are, great TV is something we can all share. Now, Freeview is bringing the nation together to celebrate the best things on television – and everyone’s invited.


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* Channel availability subject to geographic location and coverage. Aerial upgrade and/or receiver may be required.
A minimum broadband speed of 2Mbps is required to watch catch up and on demand services – this will count towards any monthly broadband data allowance.
Services may differ between products or may not be included. Extra costs apply for additional third-party services.