Sadly, there's no support from rival services, including Amazon Prime Instant Video even though this now has an Android App or Blinkbox. Sky's Now TV service is supported see Catch-up section below for more information. Netflix is a great example of the Chromecast in action. You just use an app on your smartphone or tablet iOS and Androidor via the web app, to pick what you want to watch, tap the Chromecast button and the content appears on your TV. There are a few seconds' worth of buffering to get through, but it's short enough not to be too annoying.
With Watch, Sky customers can stream everything from movies and TV shows to unmissable sports matches live through the Sky apps anywhere in the UK and the EU , without using any data.
Watch is available to all Sky Mobile customers, although what you can access will depend on your Sky TV subscription. Streaming films and TV shows on-the-go is now one of the most popular ways to pass time while travelling or commuting — and our new Watch offer makes it easier for our customers to stay up to date with the unmissable must-watch television, from Game of Thrones to F1 races, that we know our customers love.
Love Simon: mins : 2. You can also exchange rolled data for money off Sky Mobile products through the Piggybank Rewards programme. We have 31, colleagues and together we want to connect our customers to more of what they love, including our award-winning original productions, like Patrick Melrose and Save Me, and great shows from our partners including HBO, Showtime and Warner Bros.
And our ever improving technology makes it even easier for customers to watch more of the shows they love with personalised recommendations and voice control and, our online streaming service, NOW TV, brings all the enjoyment of Sky with the flexibility of a contract free service.
We also use our position as the leading entertainment business in Europe to do the right thing.