NOW TV, the BskyB owned online platform has announced that it will release an internet connected box for under £10.
The service will from today (26 July) roll out nowtv.com, a wireless connected device that links up the internet to the TV sets, offering access to on-demand content through BBC iPlayer, Sky News and Sky Sports and Sky Movies, as well as content through Spotify and Facebook.
Gidon Katz, director of NOW TV, said: “Millions of people are switching on to the convenience and flexibility of on demand TV, choosing when and how they want to watch. Now there’s an easy and extremely affordable way to make every TV a ‘smart TV’. For under a tenner, the NOW TV Box offers the best terrestrial catch-up, plus pay-as-you-go access to must-see sport and the option to enjoy latest blockbuster movies on demand - all on the big screen. It’s also easy for anyone to use – simply plug in to your TV, connect to your WiFi and you’re away.”
NOW TV is also available through iPhone, iPad, PC, YouView, Roku, Xbox, PS3 and Android devices.