Sky Sports TV released for Android, requires monthly subscription plan

Sky Sports TV released for Android, requires monthly subscription plan


Sky have released Sky Sports TV for Android devices that will enable viewing of all the Sky sports channels (including Sky F1) from an Android device. You don’t need a Sky subscription to get at the content, instead you have to subscribe to a £4.99 in subscription via Google Play. So despite having a Sky subscription you still have to pay extra for the app, you could use the Sky Go app to avoid this but still it’s a strange decision.

Also the device support is pretty limited, There is no Jelly Bean support and a small range of HTC and Samsung phones supported.

The following devices are supports: HTC Desire, HTC Desire S, HTC Desire HD, HTC Incredible, HTC Sensation, HTC Sensation XE, Galaxy Nexus, Samsung Galaxy S, Samsung Galaxy S II and Samsung Galaxy Note.

You can find the app on Google Play:

Enjoy all 6 Sky Sports channels and ESPN live on your Android smartphone

Get ready for the start of the new football season with Sky Sports live on your Android smartphone* (Please see below FAQ’s – Jelly Bean (4.1) is not currently supported)

Enjoy 8 dedicated Sports channels plus Sky News with live coverage of your favourite sports and 24/7 news. Catch the action from around the world, including 115 games from the Barclays Premier League season, every F1™ race, PGA Golf, US Open tennis and lots more wherever you are in the UK or Ireland, all for just £4.99 / €5.49 a month.

Channels included:

Sky Sports 1-4
Sky Sports F1
Sky Sports News
Sky News
At The Races

The Sky Sports TV app gives you access to great TV from Sky on the move for a simple monthly price and with no annual contract. All you need is a compatible device and a Wi-Fi or 3G / data connection.

When you purchase a monthly subscription, payment will be made through your Google Play account. Your subscription will automatically renew unless cancelled and is subject to the Google In-app Purchase Policy and Google’s billing and privacy policy.

If you’re a Sky TV customer with Sky Sports 1 & 2 you can watch all 6 Sky Sports channels at no extra cost with the Sky Go App on your Android smartphone.


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