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TVPlayer

TVPlayer is an Internet television company serving the United Kingdom, offering access to free live television channel streams using a web browser or application software via big screen and small screen mobile devices[2]. Alongside the free service, TVPlayer offers multiple no contract monthly subscriptions each carrying different premium live television channel streams. TVPlayer was launched as Android and Apple iOS smartphone apps on 19 December 2013, compatible apps for Android tablet computers and the Apple iPad were released on 30 January 2014.[3] Company representatives reported that TVPlayer had received 250,000 application software downloads within 28 days of launching[4]. On 30 January 2017, TVPlayer announced it had launched compatibility for all Windows 10 devices[5]. As of January 2017, TVPlayer application software had been downloaded 2.5 million times since inception and boasted over one million active viewers.

TVPlayer Limited
CountryUnited Kingdom
AvailabilityInternet
Founded19 December 2013; 4 years ago (2013-12-19)
SloganWhat Are You Watching?
Headquarters30 Haymarket, 3rd Floor, London, SW1Y 4EX[1]
Broadcast area
United Kingdom
Official website
www.tvplayer.com

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Accessing TVPlayer television contentEdit

All TVPlayer apps can be used via devices connected to all 3G, 4G, and Wi-Fi Internet connections[6]. Some channels are only available while using a Wi-Fi Internet connection due to licensing rights and legal restrictions. TVPlayer is a United Kingdom only service and offers streaming of up to 1080p video resolution depending on the playback device being capable. Two devices on the same account can stream subscribed content at the same time.

Devices and operating systems that can be used to watch TVPlayer television content
Laptops & Desktop Computers Tablet Computers & Smartphones Video Game Consoles Set-top Boxes Other Devices
Microsoft Windows 10 or later (Microsoft Store app) Google Android 4.2 or later Xbox One Freesat boxes Roku Streaming Sticks
Operating system with Adobe Flash Player enabled web browser Apple iOS 6.0 or later Apple TV 3rd generation or later Microsoft Surface Hub
Microsoft Windows 10 or later (Microsoft Store app) EE TV (PLUS channels only)
Microsoft Windows 10 Mobile or later (Microsoft Store app) Roku Streaming Boxes
Humax H3 Espresso
Amazon Fire TV

Available television contentEdit

There is a video on demand service allowing viewers to catch up on up to 7 days television programmes[7]. Some television channels aren't available on certain devices and software due to licensing rights and legal restrictions.

The following television channels are free and available to all viewers
TVP One

BBC One BBC Two

ITV

Channel 4

Channel 5

Dave

Really

Yesterday

Drama

Home

BBC Four

Quest

Quest Red

ITV2

ITV3

More4

ITV4

ITVBe

5Star

Spike

Food Network

Travel Channel

4Seven

CNN International

QVC

BET

FreeSports

World Poker Tour

FailArmy

The Pet Collective

CBeebies

CBBC

CITV

Aaj Tak

Clubland TV

Now 80s

Now 90s

Total Country

Dave Ja Vu

Yesterday +1

Food Network +1

Travel Channel +1

BBC Red Button

Law & Crime

FashionTV

S4C

BBC Alba

Together

Notts TV

BBC News

Cheddar

France 24

NHK World

Euronews

Newsy

Fascination TV

TRT World

BBC Parliament

Al Jazeera English

RT

The following television channels are available to viewers

with a 'TVPlayer PLUS Lite' monthly no contract subscription[8]

Lifetime HD

TLC

Universal Channel

Syfy

E!

Comedy Central

MTV

Comedy Central Extra

Movies 24

Fox HD

History HD

Discovery Channel

Investigation Discovery

Discovery Turbo

Animal Planet

H2

Crime + Investigation

National Geographic Channel

Nat Geo Wild

Eurosport 1

Eurosport 2

The following television channels are available to viewers

with a 'TVPlayer PLUS Max' monthly no contract subscription[9]

Lifetime HD

TLC

Universal Channel

Syfy

E!

Comedy Central

MTV

Comedy Central Extra

Movies 24

Fox HD

History HD

Discovery Channel

Investigation Discovery

Discovery Turbo

Animal Planet

H2

Crime + Investigation

National Geographic Channel

Nat Geo Wild

Eurosport 1

Eurosport 2

W

Gold

Alibi

Vice

Good Food

Eden

Ginx eSports TV

Colors

Rishtey

News 18 India

Subscription The following television channels are available as separate no contract monthly subscriptions[10]
TVPlayer Kids Nickelodeon, Nick Jr., Nick Jr. Too, Cartoon Network, Boomerang, Cartoonito, BabyTV
ITV Box Office
BoxNation
Globo

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ ltd, company check. "TVPLAYER LIMITED. Free business summary taken from official companies house information. Free alerts. Registered as 08284946". Company Check. Retrieved 2017-11-29.
  2. ^ "TVPlayer: Watch Live TV Online For Free - Apps". www.tvplayer.com. Retrieved 2017-12-03.
  3. ^ "TVPlayer tablet app streams BBC, ITV, C4, Channel 5 and 20 legal free channels | TheMarketingblogTheMarketingblog". www.themarketingblog.co.uk. Retrieved 2017-12-03.
  4. ^ "DTG :: News :: TVPlayer app received 250,000 downloads". dtg.org.uk.
  5. ^ http://www.advanced-television.com/2017/01/30/tvplayer-launches-on-windows-10-os-devices%7CTVPlayerLaunchesOnWindows10%7Caccess-date=2017-01-31
  6. ^ "Can I Use 4G To Watch TVPlayer? – TVPlayer Help Centre". support.tvplayer.com. Retrieved 2017-12-03.
  7. ^ "TVPlayer: Watch Live TV Online For Free - Catchup". tvplayer.com. Retrieved 2017-01-31.
  8. ^ "TVPlayer: Watch Live TV Online For Free - TVPlayer Plus". tvplayer.com. Retrieved 2017-11-22.
  9. ^ "TVPlayer: Watch Live TV Online For Free - TVPlayer Plus". tvplayer.com. Retrieved 2017-11-22.
  10. ^ "TVPlayer: Watch Live TV Online For Free - TVPlayer Plus". tvplayer.com. Retrieved 2017-11-22.

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