A NOW TV Pass is your ticket to watch the epic entertainment, blockbuster movies, kids entertainment and live sports on NOW TV. You can buy month Passes for Entertainment, Kids, Sky Cinema, hayuand Sports, you can choose from Sky Sports Sports Day or MonthPass to enjoy unmissable live sports on all 11 Sky Sports channels for 24 hours.
For more information about the NOW TV Passes, click here.
You don't need an aerial to access the NOW TV Passes or any of the apps on the NOW TV Smart Stick.
Your Smart Stick lets you pause and rewind the live TV channels for up to 30 minutes. You can pause and rewind on demand movies and shows as much as you like too. You can’t record whole shows or series on the live TV channels to watch again.
Voice search lets you quickly look for movies and shows by name, or by your favourite actors or directors, just by speaking into your Smart Stick remote. Plus you can launch apps on your Smart Stick on command.
Simply press and hold the voice search button and say the name of a show, movie, actor or director to get started.
Voice search applicable to NOW TV content only.
Yes – you can add up to 6devices to your account, including additional Smart Sticks. Just remember that you can’t watch NOW TV on more than 2 devices at the same time (3 if you have NOW TV Boost, or just 1 smartphone if you only have a Sky Sports Mobile Month Pass).
Can I see subtitles on NOW TV? Yes, you can get subtitles on selected devices on selected movies and shows, find out more here.
Can I save movies or shows to watch for later? Yes – just select Add to My TV to add a show to your Watchlist, where you can find it to watch later.
Can I download shows to watch offline? You can download shows from our Sky Cinema, Entertainment, hayu and Kids Month Pass onto your iOS or Android device to watch offline. You can't currently download shows on the Sports Passes.
Can I stop younger viewers from watching age-rated movies and shows? Yes, you can. Just turn on your Parental PIN and choose what age rating you want it to apply to.
Can I stop others buying Passes using my saved card? If you want friends or family to use your NOW TV account without being able to buy Passes or any other products using your saved card details, make sure your Payment PIN is turned on.
To use your Smart Stick, you’ll need:
A TV with an HDMI port (it doesn’t need to be a smart TV).
A Wi-Fi connection.
A NOW TV account.
You can watch NOW TV on a huge range of devices. So whether you've got a Cinema, Entertainment, Kids, hayu or Sports Pass, there are loads of different ways to get stuck in. See below for a full list of devices.
Laptops and computers. Using the NOW TV app (recommended): Windows 8.1 or later; Using a web browser: Windows 8, Windows 10, or Mac OSX 10.9 (Mavericks) or later; Using the NOW TV Player (if you don't have Silverlight): Mac OSX 10.9 (Mavericks) or later.
Tablets and smartphones - Android: find out if you can watch here, Apple iOS version 11.2 on wards, Windows tablets (Windows smartphones are not supported) - All tablets with Windows 8.1 or later.
Games consoles -Xbox One, Xbox series X/S & PlayStation 4/5.
Set-top boxes- YouView (see below for more information), Roku: LT (Purple), XS & 3 (Black), NOW TV Box, Apple TV.
Smart Devices - LG: selected Smart TV models, LG: selected Blu-ray players and sound bars, Chromecast, Roku Streaming Stick, Samsung: selected Smart TV models, Sony: selected android TV's. Amazon Fire TV Stick.
Devices that aren't supported - Kindle Fire HD, Nintendo Wii. You can use your YouView box to watch On Demand movies with NOW TV. Unfortunately live TV channels and On Demand TV shows aren’t available on YouView. Click here to find out more about supported devices.