Now TV Box Brand new (same as sold by Sky) PLUS YouTube & Plex install instructions + software modules to upload. Reason to buy: Cheapest way of getting your downloaded movie library on to your TV to watch ( Cheap Plex client). Only WiFi needed.
Our new fulfilment operation is best-in-class - we are the most dependable and quickest seller on eBay.
Q: What does this box do?
A: You can watch the following on it:
Demand 5 (catchup)- yes - Completely FREE
Facebook - yes - Completely FREE
Sky & BBC News (live) - yes - Completely FREE
BBC iPlayer - yes - Completely FREE
4od - NOW ADDED - yes - Completely FREE ITV1,2,3,4 Player - added 21/11/13 - You cannot get this from Sky Your own downloaded movies from your PC - FREE - You cannot get this from Sky - CHEAP PLEX BOX! YouTube - FREE - You cannot get this from Sky
Daily Show , Apple Movie Trailers, CNN, VH1 , ++++ - You cannot get this from Sky
Q: So can I watch catch up East Enders in bed with it?
Q: Can I watch Corrie on it?
A: Yes, via Plex
Q: Is it a Roku?
A: Yes it is with custom firmware. a cut down Roku LT Box Q: Will you give me a deal for more than 1 unit?
A: Yes, please use Best Offer.
Q: I don’t have HDMI on my TV A: No problem, instructions tell you which cable to buy. Most TV’s after 1997 will be OK.
Q: I don’t have enough HDMI ports on my TV
A: Not a problem, instructions will show you which splitter to buy. Q: What can your box do that is “extra” that the Sky ones cannot do? A: More than Sky:
Watch ITV1,2,3,4 catch-up. Stream your movies from your PC/Mac to any TV, like XBMC / Apple TV Watch YouTube
Q: Can I watch Netflix?
A: No. This Plex plugin does work and cannot be repaired. not
Q: Can I watch Lovefilm ?
Q: Can I watch Freeview or live TV? A: Sky News & BBC News only, rest are catch-up.
Q: Does it have Ethernet? A: No, it connects via WiFi. Q: Does the PC/Mac need to be switched on all the time?
A: Yes, to watch anything streamed through Plex e.g. ITV, CNN, Apple Movies, free movies etc.
Q: Will I have to give Sky my credit card then put it in the diary to cancel it? card details, bank details or sign-up for anything
A: No you don’t need to give any financial information to Sky or anybody else. Q: Is Plex pre-installed? A: No. There is another eBay seller that is selling them pre-installed for £25. Q: Where are the instructions? A: In the despatch email. Search for your email for "7053" if you have lost it.
Q: Why have you drawn a line above this sentence?
A: Everything above the line is FREE and everything below the line, you have to give money to Sky for.
Q: Sky movies – do I need to be a Sky Subscriber with a dish?
A: No. You signup online, 30 day free trial, then £8.99
Q: Do have to do this?
A: No putting your credit card details in is entirely optional.
Q: I've already got Sky/Virgin
A: Does not matter - you still need to sign up afresh and either a) use the free features or b) Subscribe to Sky again.
Q: Sky sports - 24hr pass £9.99 (some people on eBay are selling passes for as low as £4.
Q: How many boxes can I have?
A: 4 per account
Q: If I have 2 boxes can I watch the same content on each?
A: Yes, you can watch 2 different movies in 2 different rooms at the same time
Q: Whats this about Sky1 and Sky2 (Sky Atlantic)?
A: 2 nd week in November they announced a new 3 rd type of pass called a “Sky Entertainment pass”. It’s just £4.99/mo and gives you:
Disney Channel ABC Studios
Q: That’s quite a good deal isn’t it?
A: It’s a cracking deal for not much money, you don't have Sky/Virgin
Q: Why do you think Sky are doing this?
A: Market share. All those people that don't have dishes. All through WiFi.
For the technically minded / those who like to hack/fiddle
Q: UPNP from NAS
A: No, there is no DNLA sadly, a PC/Mac is needed to stream the content, which naturally must be always-on.
Q: Is there a USB Port ?
Q: What's this about the composite output being NTSC
A: Yes its true, most TV’s from 1996 onwards have NTSC options (multistandard)
Q: Is a special wire required for use?
A: For non HDMI TV's you'll need a cable shown below.
Q: What can I side load?
A: The box has ONE side loading slot only. I recommend using Plex although some prefer mediabrowser3 due to “better” meta data management and more support.
A: No. Plex is very similar to XBMC.
Q: Play-to, I noticed this in the Roku store, does it work?
A: Yes, it can be used to stream content from an iPad/Android table to the NOW TV Box. Its not very pretty but it works.
It works quite happily outside the UK with an IP spoofing service ($5/mo) and I've got Canadians watching EastEnders on it just as if they were in the UK. Delivery Times
Please allow a full 5 days for delivery. We use Royal Mail tracked.
NOW TV has more recent movies to watch
The list below shows the top 100 UK box office films in the last 18 months from 6th April 2012.
Of the titles on the list available to watch on the relevant services at 03/10/2013; Sky Movies has 32, Love film Instant has 3 and Netflix has 8.
When a movie is first available on Sky Movies it will not be available on Netflix or Lovefilm Instant for at least 12 months.
UK TOP 100 BOX OFFICE RANKING - 18 MONTHS - 6th April to 27th September 2013
Dark Knight Rises, The
Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, The
Marvel Avengers Assemble
Despicable Me 2
Iron Man 3
Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn - Part 2, The
Ice Age: Continental Drift
Man Of Steel
Life Of Pi
Amazing Spider-Man, The
Star Trek Into Darkness
Fast & Furious 6
Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
Men In Black 3
Hangover Part III, The
American Pie: Reunion
Snow White And The Huntsman
Great Gatsby, The
Oz: The Great And Powerful
World War Z
Rise Of The Guardians
Smurfs 2, The
Bourne Legacy, The
Now You See Me
Good Day To Die Hard, A
Nativity 2: Danger In The Manger!
World's End, The
Grown Ups 2
We're The Millers
Diary Of A Wimpy Kid: Dog Days
Dr. Seuss' The Lorax
One Direction: This Is Us
Jack The Giant Slayer
GI Joe: Retaliation
Percy Jackson: Sea Of Monsters
Expendables 2, The
Salmon Fishing In The Yemen
I Give It A Year
Olympus Has Fallen
Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa
Paranormal Activity 4
Silver Linings Playbook
Cabin In The Woods
Five-Year Engagement, The
Lone Ranger, The
Tinker Bell And The Secret Of The Wings 3D
What To Expect When You're Expecting
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