Simply put, it’s live TV and on demand, all in one place. Watch catch up through your TV guide and access last week’s shows, on demand without lifting a finger.
Find programmes from BBC iPlayer, the ITV Hub, All 4, Demand 5 and UKTV Play sitting alongside over 70 digital channels and 15 HD channels. Simply make sure your TV or recorder is connected to the internet and you’re good to go. And as ever with Freeview, there’s no monthly fee.
Curl up on the sofa with TV on demand from BBC iPlayer, the ITV Hub, All 4, Demand 5 and UKTV Play* all in one place with the Freeview channels. You definitely won’t be stuck for something to watch.
*STV Player available to those who can receive STV Channels.
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. Only selected channels provide 7-day catch up.
With live TV and on demand shows available on one easy to use set up, you won’t get left behind. Follow these simple steps to get set up and start watching the shows you love, at a time that suits you.
Either add to your current set-up with an easy to install Freeview Play recorder from Humax or Panasonic or, why not grab a Freeview Play TV from Panasonic, LG, JVC, Hisense, Hitachi, Bush, Toshiba or Philips where it’s all built in and ready to go.
Okay, now your Freeview Play TV or Freeview Play recorder has arrived, make sure your aerial is plugged in securely then, using the built-in Wi-Fi, connect your new TV or box to the internet. It’s that simple.
Making the most of your new system is easy. By bringing together live TV and on demand services in one TV guide, Freeview Play lets you access last week’s shows as well as live TV in one place. Plus, you can find even more programmes with apps such as Amazon Prime, Netflix, NOW TV and YouTube.
There’s a range of Freeview Play TVs from Panasonic, LG, JVC, Hisense, Hitachi, Bush, Toshiba or Philips. Plus many retailer own brands have Freeview Play – ask before you buy. To update your current TV add a recorder from Humax and Panasonic. Jump in and see which one’s right for you…
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In short, Freeview Play puts on demand services with live TV in one easy to use package.
You’ll need a Freeview Play TV or recorder: plug in your aerial, then follow the setup instructions on screen. Connect to the internet then, once online check for the latest software. Then tune in to find the Freeview channels available to you.
Then you can enjoy live TV programming and catch up on shows from the last 7 days. To do this, scroll backwards through your TV guide and select the show you’ve missed. It’s that easy.
You’ll find programmes from BBC iPlayer, ITV Hub, All 4, My5 and UKTV Play in the TV guide, sitting right alongside live television. And, with other services being added over time, we’re well on our way to giving you everything you love in one place.
All Freeview Play products come with:
*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. Only selected channels provide 7-day catch up.
**BBC iPlayer and My5 are available now in the Panasonic TV app area and will be available from Freeview Play in autumn 2015.
You’ll find Freeview Play in a selection of Panasonic and Humax recorders along with a wide range of new LG and Panasonic TVs. Some JVC, Hisense, Bush and Finlux TVs also have Freeview Play.
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