Stay home. Save lives. Stream great TV
Bored of the re-runs on TV? Rinsed all the boxsets on catch-up? Perhaps it’s time to up your lockdown game with some of these great streaming services. To sweeten the deal, all of the sites featured below have free trials of at least 7 days – you’re welcome!
If you love Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars or National Geographic – you’ll love Disney. From kids’ classics like The Lion King, to Disney+ originals like The Mandalorian, there is definitely something for the whole family. You can stream or download to almost any device including TV, laptop and mobile, on up to four screens at once. Disney+ costs £5.99 a month, but is currently available with a 7-day free trial.
How about getting access to all the best SKY movies, TV shows, live sports and kids entertainment, on demand with no contract? What’s more, you can choose exactly what passes you want to create the perfect package, and even stream on two screens at once. NowTV is available with a 7-day free trial.
Love YouTube but hate the ads? YouTube Premium lets you watch your favourite videos uninterrupted, while using other apps, and when the screen is locked. Plus, you can download and save videos for when you’re on-the-go or low on data. You’ll also get access to YouTube Music Premium. Usually £11.99 a month, YouTube Premium is currently available with a 1-month free trial.
Reality TV, on demand. Hayu gives you access to over 250 addictive shows, many available on the same day as in the US – so you really can keep up with the Kardashians! Hayu only costs £4.99 a month, but you can get a 1-month free trial now.
Is there anything Amazon can’t do? Alongside the benefits of free one-day delivery, your Prime membership gives you access to thousands of the most popular movies and TV shows. There’s also Amazon Originals like Carnival Row, starring Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevigne (phwoar!). You can watch these hits on almost any device and cancel anytime. Prime Video costs £7.99 a month if you want it without the other Prime services, but you can enjoy a 30-day free trial.
If you’re a lover of great British comedies, dramas, films and documentaries, then Britbox is the streaming service for you. Combining the best award-winning, and most talked about TV from the BBC, ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5, Britbox is perfect for binging your way through lockdown. Normally £5.99 a month, you can now get a 30-day free trial.
Looking for something a little different? MUBI has created a curated list of cinematic treats that you may not find anywhere else. With a new film released every day, from cult classics to modern masterpieces, there is always something interesting to discover. Get a 7-day free trial and test MUBI out for yourself.
Want original content that you’ve not seen before? Apple TV+ gives you award-winning series, compelling dramas, and ground-breaking documentaries, plus kids’ entertainment, comedies and more. You can enjoy a 7-day free trial of Apple TV+, or get a whole year free when you purchase any Apple device.
If you’re anything like us, you’ll be binging your way through this lot as soon as you can. We know that streaming can eat up your data and play havoc with your broadband. So, we have the perfect solution to the problem – pick up or upgrade to a SMARTY Unlimited SIM plan and you’ll be able to stream to your heart’s content – no worries.
- SMARTY Team
- May 3rd, 2020