Stream and download great TV, films and live sport with the all-new Sky Go app.
A brand-new design makes it quicker for Sky TV customers to find and enjoy the very best TV, plus enjoy recommendations just for you and easy switching between compatible devices.
You can stream your favourite channels, including free-to-air favourites like ITV and Channel 4, and depending on your Sky TV subscription, great dramas on Sky Atlantic and live sport on Sky Sports.
So, whether your main TV is being used by the kids and you want to stream your favourite show at home or you want to download stuff to watch while you’re out and about*, Sky Go’s got you covered.
With Sky Go Extra, you’re able to download your favourite recordings** to watch even when you’re offline, meaning you can carry hits like Chernobyl, Big Little Lies or The Great British Bake Off with you wherever you go.
SKY GO FEATURES:
Depending on your TV subscription, you can:
- Stream over a hundred channels live or catch up on the shows you love when you want on demand including:
- Free-to-air favourites including ITV and Channel 4 – watch The Handmaid's Tale, TOWIE and other hits
- Sky Atlantic – the home of the highest rated show of all time on IMDb – Chernobyl – as well as Big Little Lies and more
- Sky One – the home of shows including The Simpsons, A League Of Their Own, Modern Family and more
- Sky Sports – keep up-to-date with the latest action from the Premier League, EFL, England cricket and more (Sky Sports subscription required)
- Sky Cinema, Film 4 and others for hit movies (Sky Cinema subscription required)
Catch Up on the shows you want when you want On Demand
Download Sky Go onto your compatible mobile and tablet devices. Then flip between them to your heart’s content.*
Ready for the next episode? It’ll play without you having to lift a finger
Find more movies you’ll love. Your Sky Go app gets to know what you like. then recommends movies for you
If you’re a Sky TV customer, Sky Go is part of your Sky TV package, so there is no extra cost for Sky TV customers!
With Sky Go Extra, download shows to watch without WiFi *– and stream without using any of your data if you’re a Sky Mobile customer ***
SKY Q CUSTOMER FEATURES
Pause shows on your TV in one room at home and pick up on your device in another if you’re a Sky Q customer
Download your recordings to take with you and watch offline
To use Sky Q features on the Sky Go app, including accessing your recordings, you need to be on the same WiFi network as your Sky Q Box and have a Sky Q Multiscreen subscription.
*Requires Sky Q box, Sky TV and Sky Q Experience subscriptions, HDTV, Sky Q app connected to home broadband. Save selected recordings from last 90 days to compatible tablet connected to home broadband. Finished recordings may be unavailable to sync for a few hours. Two syncs/downloads per programme. Transfer speed depends on device and connection.
**Requires active Sky Mobile airtime plan and at least 50Mb of data. Streaming adverts prior to and within on demand content, and watching ads within some Sky Apps may use your data allowance. Go to the sky website for more information. Content available depends on TV package.
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UK: "This release contains bug fixes and stability improvements."
Ratings and Reviews
Sky go is very good for all ages! It’s brill when we head of somewhere that takes quite a bit of time and then we would just turn on sky go and watch it on our way. If you do want to watch on the way some where, with 4g or 3G it does mean you have to let them see your location but that’s only when your on the app and then I just turn it of straight after, and also it doesn’t matter because you’ll be moving in the car anyway if you did use 4g or 3G! Finally you could use it when your on holiday and the tv doesn’t have what you want, sky go also lets you continue from what you were in the middle of watching and I give this a five star because of all this and that it has adult programs as well the only thing is you have to have a sky tv!
Sky go is great!!!!!!!!!!🤪
Still not able to cast like BT Sports and most other apps
Slightly better after long bouts of progressively getting worse with each forced update,usually at a time when your wanting to watch something important and live and your left trying to update only to miss the start/end or complete race etc. They have no cast features and never have,even BT sports has it,why sky insists we watch on a tiny screen is beyond me,I know countless people who have left them,same for BT and virgin but those were issues with billing or service. There’s a lack of that with sky and the apps. They give them a new look but take something away. There no 3D Touch features either - BT you can launch to the channel you wish. Others let you go to downloads or watchlist. Sky could have on deman,live tv & sports,and of course downloads. I haven’t used that as know people had issues trying to play them back offline. Casting needs to come for the money we pay why do you insist we use our phones or tablets? Take a look at BT’s app and show your devs that’s where we should be. Live games have a scrubber bar that lets you jump to goals,fouls,cards etc - dead handy,unlike your it’s now or never approach. We get 10 second jump backs that go 30 seconds at most but then with buffering it seems to risky to touch. I’ll give you 3 stars as I do enjoy it when I’m out but hate your forced updates that never ever bring features all other apps of this ilk have. Please follow suit...
I love this app. On my ipad it is a portable pocket T.V. I take it to relatives and we can watch pretty much everything. I also use it when I am pootling and scootling around the house. The variety of programmes offered is so varied I would defy anyone not to find a preference. I can now also use it abroad. Well done sky.
The only minor downside is it once suddenly informed me that programmes were not available and to try again later. Sky tried to be helpful (their customer service is superb) but they suggested there was a global technical problem. The following day I found the same message and felt sky should have informed me that to delete the app and reinstall it via the app store would have solved the problem. I wasted hours to find this out by myself and to clear this error but it now works fine.
The other huge problem is Skys reliance on adverts and not only on this app. They are everywhere and their frequency and repetative nature spoils viewing hugely. They interrupt to quickly and frequently. On this app I turn the sound down and dont watch or listen to them. We as customers I feel deserve better as our fees, like advertisers, pay for a service which is only partially fulfilled. Without this embellishment it woul be worth a five. I do not mind a few adverts but I dont want to share my viewing with their spoiling frequency.
A great app with a very varied and versatile choice of viewing options diminished by unnecessary frequent advert interruption.
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