Quick Answer: Will A BT YouView Box Work Without BT Broadband?

What happens to my YouView box when I leave BT?

says Bt will send you a returns bag if you were a BT Tv customer and you inform them you are leaving..

That is BT adhereing to their responsibilities under the Electrical waste regulations.

In your case as you intend to continue to use the Youview box you would not wish to send the box back for recycling..

Is Freeview play worth having?

If you’re buying a new TV, then it’s well worth having. The interface and features keep getting better and Freeview Play gives you so much more than the basic Freeview HD offering. You’ll appreciate how easy it is to get to catch-up TV and it’s a more flexible way to enjoy your favourite telly.

How much does BT TV cost per month?

How much does BT TV cost? BT TV packages start from £36.99 per month for a basic TV and broadband bundle (including line rental).

What’s the cheapest way to get BT Sport?

What’s the cheapest BT Sport package? The cheapest way to get BT Sport is typically to get a BT Broadband package, and add BT Sport as an extra. The downside is that you can’t watch on a telly – only computer and smartphone app.

How much is BT Sport on Sky with BT broadband?

You can have BT Sport simultaneously on BT TV and Sky if you subscribe to both services. This costs £10 a month for the BT Sport Pack on additional box.

How do I stop the pixelation on my TV?

Unplug and reconnect the coaxial connections between your Set-Top Box and your TV and your wall connection. When you plug them back in, make sure all connections are secure. This is also a good time to inspect the coaxial cable for any obvious damage which could cause a loss in your signal strength.

Will BT replace my YouView box?

Re: I think my BT TV YouView box has died If you have a current BT TV contract then if the supplied box is faulty and requires replacement then it should be replaced.

What’s the difference between FreeView and YouView?

Currently Freeview Play only supports BBC iPlayer, ITV Player and All 4, with Demand 5 on the way. Conversely, YouView has all four services and also includes STV Player, Milkshake!, UKTV, S4C and Quest. If that wasn’t enough, YouView also supports Netflix, Now TV and Sky Store.

Is BT TV free for BT customers?

There is no extra charge for it. If you have a BT TV package with any extra entertainment or sport channels then you also get access to AMC. If you have HD Extra and BT Sport then you also get BT Sport HD for no extra cost.

Do you need BT Sport for BT TV?

You need BT TV to watch BT Sport on YouView. Remember that BT Sport is also available to watch for free online at btsport.com and via the BT Sport app on your smartphone or tablet for all BT Broadband customers.

Do I own my BT YouView box?

Re: “Return your youview box or you will be charged” If you have completed your initial BT YouView contract with your original box, then the box is yours to keep. Just ignore the messages.

Do I have to pay for YouView?

There is no monthly subscription charge. However, there are half the amount of TV channels available with YouView and even less choice in terms of pay-per-view content.

What has happened to YouView?

YouView will be phasing out support for the YouView mobile app with final support ending on the 31st March 2020. This means that users will be able to book recordings remotely to their YouView box using the BT TV app even if they do not have a BT TV subscription. …

What does BT TV include?

New BT TV brings you the best of Sky Atlantic, Sky Sports, Sky One, Sky Cinema and more from NOW TV. Add that to BT Sport, AMC, Netflix, Amazon Prime Video and all your Freeview channels, and you can finally have it all in one place.

What is the USB port on my YouView box for?

Most other boxes make use of the USB port for importing and exporting programmes, music, photos etc. This is what the Humax HDR box does and is a serious omission from the YouView box.

What is a TV signal attenuator?

USES of TV Aerial Signal Attenuator The word Attenuation means “Loss of intensity of a signal”. Thus the purpose of this product is to allow the signal strength to be reduced by between 0-20dB.

Can you use BT YouView box without Internet?

You can use YouView without an internet connection but you’ll be missing out on what makes YouView, YouView. Connecting to the internet gives you access to the backwards EPG, IP channels and On Demand content. Not having an internet connection will also inhibit your boxes ability to receive important software updates.

Do you need BT Broadband for BT TV?

To get BT TV you need to have BT Broadband. BT TV combines Freeview channels via your aerial, with premium channels and Video On Demand via your broadband connection. There’s a minimum line speed for BT TV. When you’re placing your order we’ll tell you the broadband speed.

Can you connect a BT YouView box wirelessly?

YouView boxes aren’t Wi-Fi enabled. They need a wired Ethernet connection to connect the internet, so that we can give you the best quality experience. We recommend using powerline adapters if your router is too far from your box. … Alternatively, you can use a Wi-Fi bridge to connect to your box.

Why does my BT TV keep Pixelating?

First check the service status page to see if there are any temporary problems with the BT Sport channels. BT Sport on BT TV comes over your broadband line rather than through your aerial like Freeview channels. Problems with picture (or sound) could be caused by the way your TV or broadband equipment has been set up.

Why is my BT YouView box beeping?

The beeps suggest the problem is with the hard disk drive so if you are not able to enter any of the maintenance mode options then reporting tto BT support (for a probable engineer visit and box replacement) is likely to be the outcome.

Do bt do deals for existing customers?

If you’re an existing BT broadband customer, you can take advantage of some great deals, including £5 a month off its SIM-only plans.

Is BT Sports free with BT broadband?

Sorry, but the BT Sport app and online player is only available on its own with BT Broadband packages, and is free for 3 months then costs £10 a month. The app and online player is also included for free if you order BT Sport on BT TV, Sky TV or TalkTalk TV.