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Good: Superb piece of kit
Bad: for £10 - nothing is bad
Comment: A few people have said the picture quality is poor, I have 30mb connection speed and have not suffered any poor picture quality.
Having said that I don't use the live streaming so perhaps people are talking about that. The video quality of the films on demand through the nowtv app is absolutely fine and very much better than standard definition. Also Plex is available if you look in the right places, which for me has turned this into the best £10 I have ever spent in my life
Good: simple to set up and great picture quality .Best buy this year.Addicted to Discovery channel.
Bad: Do get a couple of programs that are copy right restricted nice if they would show lternative program .
Comment: Excellent cheap if it cost 4 times as much.I can only think people who complain of picture quality should look to their computer speed and or their tv location.
Good: Easy Set Up
Bad: Dreadful picture, poor quality streaming.
Comment: Have this set up alongside Apple TV streaming Netflix, in comparison the Now TV stream is of very inferior quality, with jerky pixelated graphics. On many films the picture will go from good to bad frequently, there are repeated freezes and a large amount of times that you get kicked out.
I wouldn't recommend this to anyone in its current state.
Good: Think sky movies and entertianment package are value the money
Bad: Couldn't say I got a bad things to say about it
Comment: I'm very pleased with this product and it's value for money.
Good: Cheap and cheerful
Bad: Lack of apps.... The need for a NOW TV account for it to work....
Comment: To be honest I own a ROKU which is what the NOW TV box is based on..... That has the option to use Netflix and Love film as well as NOW TV.... However the cost is about £50 compared to the £9.99 that Sky want....
As a cheap solution to access BBC iPlayer on a second TV it's great but the monthly cost is quite high for just films IMO.Plus the extras like entertainment and sport are a separate cost on top. If you don't have Sky and can't get multi-room.. Get the proper ROKU instead it's worth the extra cost
Good: Adds more potential to using my HD ready TV and is intuitive to use
Bad: For the price, there's nothing bad about it
Comment: The instructions are humerous and written for non techies like me. The NOWTV box worked first time. When I had checked that it worked properly and that the picture quality was good I went ahead and subscribed to the free movies for 30 days. I am impressed by the selection of films on offer and may decide to subscribe for a month occasionally in the future. This is a very good deal, give it a try as a cheap way of accessing to smart TV.
Bad: Could do with more channels
Comment: This is a good way to get something from sky without paying loads of cash and you can always add more if you are prepared to pay extra.all in all we are very pleased in that we do not have to buy a smart tv.
Bad: Lack of apps
Comment: I bought the NOW TV box as we do not have an aerial in our bedroom and £10 seemed to be the cheapest way to add TV upstairs.
The Sky News app does stream Sky News live despite comments suggesting otherwise. No issues for me on streaming quality although Demand 5 content not as extensive as YouView.
All in all well worth £10!
Good: Works very well and is incredibly cheap
Bad: no problems so far
Comment: I refuse to pay for a TV service because I don't think it's good value for money, but I do enjoy movies. I paid £9.99, including shipping, for the Now box and received it within three days. It was incredibly easy to set up, and I'm now enjoying a month free of Sky Movies. As it's the summer holidays, the £10 charge has paid for itself considering the number of movies my family has watched when even renting from the library costs £3 each and actually going to the cinema will cost a whopping £30 for all of us. We've not had problems some users mentioned with streaming, but my wireless internet connection is quite reliable. I've not decided if I want to continue with the sky movie subscription after the free month because we don't watch as much TV during term time, but because there is no contract, I could choose to at any time.
Bad: It's form Sky
Comment: £10 a day for a "low cost" product?!?! WTF?!
WHERE CAN I SIGN UP FOR ONE?!
(sense the sarcasm!!)
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