Watch live. Watch wherever.

If you’ve got one of our TiVo® boxes and an iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Android mobile or tablet, you’re in for a treat. You're now able to watch over 100 live channels anywhere in the UK with WiFi.


What you can watch

Take a peek at all these live channels you can watch right on your iPad, iPhone or iPod touch, Android mobile or tablet or Kindle Fire or Amazon Fire Phone. You just need to have them in your TV package and be able to connect to WiFi.

Live Streaming Channels

 Included in your package Available (dependent on your TV package)

Live Channel

Available on the go

4 Music

tick

4Seven

tick

5*

tick

5 USA

tick

Al Jazeera (Arabic)

tick

Al Jazeera (English)

tick

Alibi

tick

Animal Planet

tick

ARY News

tick

B4U Music

tick

BET

tick

Boomerbang

tick

British Eurosport

tick

British Eurosport 2

tick

BT Sport 1

tick

BT Sport 2

tick

Cartoon Network

tick

Cartoonito

tick

CBS Action

tick

CBS Drama

tick

CBS Reality

tick

Channel 4

tick

Channel 4 +1

tick

Channel Five

tick

CI

tick

CITV

tick

CNN

tick

Comedy Central

tick

Dave

tick

Discovery Channel

tick

Discovery History

tick

Discovery Home & Health

tick

Discovery Science

tick

Discovery Shed

tick

Discovery Turbo

tick

Disney Channel

tick

Disney Junior

tick

Disney XD

tick

Dmax

tick

Drama

tick

E!

tick

Eden

tick

ESPN

tick

Extreme Sports

tick

Food Network

tick

Forces TV

tick

Fox

tick

France 24 (English)

tick

France 24 (French)

tick

Ginx

tick

GOLD

tick

Good Food

tick

H2

tick

Heat

tick

History

tick

Home

tick

Horror Channel

tick

HUM Europe

tick

I.D.

tick

ITV

tick

ITV2

tick

ITV3

tick

ITV4

tick

ITVBe

tick

Kerrang!

tick

Kiss

tick

Lahme

tick

Lifetime

tick

Magic

tick

More 4

tick

More 4 +1

tick

MTV

tick

National Geographic Channel

tick

Nat Geo Wild

tick

NDTV 24*7

tick

NHK World HD

tick

Nick Jr

tick

Nickelodeon

tick

PBS America

tick

Premier Sports

tick

Quest

tick

Really

tick

Sky 1

tick

Sky 2

tick

Sky Arts 1

tick

Sky Living

tick

Sky Livingit

tick

Sky Movies Action & Adventure

Sky Movies website and app

Sky Movies Comedy

Sky Movies website and app

Sky Movies Crime & Thriller

Sky Movies website and app

Sky Movies Disney

Sky Movies website and app

Sky Movies Drama & Romance

Sky Movies website and app

Sky Movies Family

Sky Movies website and app

Sky Movies Greats

Sky Movies website and app

Sky Movies Premiere

Sky Movies website and app

Sky Movies Sci-Fi & Horror

Sky Movies website and app

Sky Movies Select

Sky Movies website and app

Sky Movies Showcase

Sky Movies website and app

Sky News

tick

Sky Sports 1

Sky Sports website and apps

Sky Sports 2

Sky Sports website and apps

Sky Sports 3

Sky Sports website and apps

Sky Sports 4

Sky Sports website and apps

Sky Sports 5

Sky Sports website and apps

Sky Sports F1

Sky Sports website and apps

Sky Sports News HQ

tick

Smash Hits

tick

Syfy

tick

Sony SAB

tick

SONY TV

tick

The Africa Channel

tick

The Box

tick

TLC

tick

Travel Channel

tick

TV5

tick

UMP Movies

tick

Universal Channel

tick

Watch

tick

Yesterday

tick

Zing

tick

Total

120

Select a TV package to see the live and On Demand channels you can enjoy on TV Anywhere.

  • 60+ channels /

    M

  • 70+ channels /

    More

  • 130+ channels /

    M+

  • 170+ channels /

    L

  • 230+ channels /

    XL

  • 260+ channels

No Standard channels are available for this combination of genre and package

Enjoy more channels for a little extra a month


How to watch live TV on your iPad or Android tablet

Step 1

From the bottom menu, choose Guide. This will bring up the TV listings, which looks like the TV listings on your TiVo box.

Step 2

If you know the channel you want to watch, press the channel search button and enter the name or number of the channel (e.g “ITV”). To browse through the channels, flick your finger up and down on the channel list. You can flick much quicker by using the bar to the right of the channel list.

Step 3

To see which channels are available to watch, look for the streaming icon to the left of each channel. You can see all live channels by using the channel drop-down menu and selecting Streaming Channels.

Step 4

Once you’ve found something to watch, select Watch now.

If you’re in Home mode, choose to either watch on TV or watch on your device, select from:

Watch on TV
Watch on iPad
Watch on Tablet (on an Android tablet)
Watch on iPhone
Watch on Phone (on an Android mobile)
Watch on iPod (on an iPod touch)


TV Anywhere on Android

The TV Anywhere app is available on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch and Android mobiles and tablets. Android devices that meet the minimum specification are able to download and use Virgin TV Anywhere to manage TiVo, set recordings, change series links delete recordings, see what's on TV and work as an advanced remote control.

A selection of Android mobiles and tablets are fully supported and the app has been tested on these devices. Most other Android devices should be able to stream live TV except for a few listed here.

which we know have issues with streaming live TV on TV anywhere. Hoeever, these devices should still be able to download the app to manage TiVo.

Due to the alrge number of Android devices available, we are not able to test them all, and we are not able to give support for the TV Anywhere app on these devices. If you do have a problem, you can always head over to the Virgin Media Community at virginmedia.com/help/tvanywhere to chat with our other users, or visit our extensive online help.

 To find out if you can download the app to your Android device, open this Android device PDF, or click on the button just below.

Display our Android device list below

Virgin TV Anywhere on Android devices

The following devices are fully supported for TV Anywhere. They are able to stream live TV as well as manage TiVo. You can set recordings, change series links, delete recordings, see what’s on TV, and use your mobile or tablet as an advanced remote control.

MOBILES

MODELS

Amazon Fire phone

SD4930UR

Google Nexus 4 

LG

Google Nexus 5 

LG

HTC One

801c/e/n/s, M7

HTC One V

All

Samsung Galaxy Mega

GT-I9205

Samsung Galaxy Note II 

GT-N7100/05

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 

GT-N9000/05

Samsung Galaxy S2 

GT-I9100

Samsung Galaxy S III 

GT-I9300

Samsung Galaxy S III mini 

GT-I8190

Samsung Galaxy S4 

GT-I9500/5/6/8

Samsung Galaxy S4 mini

GT-I9190/2/5

Samsung Galaxy S5

SM-G900F

Sony Xperia SP 

C5302/03/06

Sony Xperia Z 

C6602/03

Sony Xperia Z1 

C6902/03/06/43

ZTE Blade V

ZTE Blade V

TABLETS

MODELS

Amazon Kindle Fire 2nd gen

KFOT

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 7

KFSOWI

Amazon Kindle Fire HD 8.9

KFJWA, KFJWI

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 7

KFTHWI, KFTHWA

Amazon Kindle Fire HDX 8.9

KFAPWI, KFAPWA

Google Nexus 7

ASUS

Google Nexus 10 

SAMSUNG

Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1

GT-N80**, SM-P60*

Samsung Galaxy Tab 7.0 

GT-P1000/10

Samsung Galaxy Tab 10.1 

GT-P7510/11

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 7.0 

GT-P3100/10/13

Samsung Galaxy Tab 2 10.1 

GT-P5100/5110/5113

Sony Xperia Tablet Z

SGP311/312/321

What you need:
• a compatible Android mobile or tablet with WiFi internet in the UK
• a TiVo® box
• your My Virgin Media username and password
• Android version OS 2.3.3 & above for mobiles and 4.0 & above for tablets.

For security reasons and to protect the rights of our content partners Virgin TV Anywhere is not supported on rooted devices, where unauthorised modifications have been made to the operating system.

The list of supported devices is updated regularly, so please check back again.


Manage TiVo means you can set recordings, change series links, delete recordings, see what's on TV, and use your mobile or tablet as an advanced remote control. Some Android devices are not capable of providing an acceptable level of TV streaming quality or content security, and whilst we allow these devices to be used to manage TiVo, we block them from being used to watch TV.

The following devices can only be used to manage TiVo, and cannot be used for watching TV.

MOBILES

MODEL NUMBERS

HTC Desire X

HTC Desire X, HTC Poo U, HTC Desire X dual sim

Motorola RAZRi

XT890, XT890i

Samsung Galaxy Ace

GT-S5830, GT-S5830B, GT-5830D, GT-S5830F,  GT-S5830G, GT-S5830i, GT-S5830L, GT-S5830M,   GT-S5830T, GT-S5831i, GT-S53838, GT-S5839i,     GT-S6358, SM-G375M, SCH-I619, SHW-M240S

Samsung Galaxy Fame S

GT-S6810, GT-S6810P

Sony Xperia L

C2105, C2104

Sony Xperia U

ST25i

ZTE Blade III

Blade III

TABLETS

MODELS

Asus MeMo Pad FHD 10

ME302KL, ME302C, K00F

Barnes & Noble Nook HD

BNTV400

Barnes & Noble Nook HD+

BNTV600

Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 10.1

GT-P5200, GT-P5220, GT-P5210, GT-P5210XD1



Ready to give TV Anywhere a go?

Go to TV Anywhere on your desktop or laptop. And if you’ve got TiVo, download our free app from the App Store, Google Play or Amazon Appstore for Kindles.

Don’t forget, to use the app, you must sign in with your My Virgin Media details.

Don’t have My Virgin Media? Register now

Forgotten your user name or password?


Please note that if you're a brand new customer or a new TiVo customer you may need to wait up to 24 hours before you can start to use TV Anywhere.


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