Watch what you want, when you want, with the awesome Virgin TV Go app – including live TV, sport, movies, loads of kids’ box sets and much more
By Virgin TV Edit
Find yourself locked in an eternal struggle to seize control of the precious TV remote? There is another way to enjoy the telly you love...
Thanks to the Virgin TV Go app – available to all Virgin TV customers, to register on up to 5 devices and view on 2 devices simultaneously, at no extra cost – you can access more than 100 live TV channels on the go from your devices, including your iPhone, iPad, Android mobile or tablet, and PC/Mac. What’s more, Virgin TV 360 customers can also manage their recordings or stream their recordings around the home with the Virgin TV Go app.
Channels available include TNT Sports, Comedy Central, Sky Comedy, Sky Max, Sky Witness, Sky Sci-Fi, MTV and UKTV channels (depending on your TV package). You can also access box sets and Catch Up TV, and stream to your heart’s content! (Again, the TV you can watch is dependent on your package).
To find out more about managing your devices, here are the links you need:
- Make changes to your registered devices on Virgin TV Go (you will need to sign into your account)
- Find out more about what devices you can use the Virgin TV Go app with
- Discover how to register a device for Virgin TV Go and how to replace a registered device
Want to learn more about Virgin TV Go? Then read on...
Watch live TV whenever
This clever app lets you watch live TV, all from your mobile, tablet or PC and Mac. You can watch more than 100 live TV channels. Simply head to Menu > Live TV on the website, or Live TV > Now On TV on the mobile app. Whether you’re craving entertainment from channels like ITV1, Sky Max or GOLD, the best in factual from National Geographic, Discovery History or Sky Documentaries, or you want to catch today’s headline on Sky News, there’s something for everyone.
Binge on epic box sets
There are so many brilliant box sets to get stuck into on Virgin TV Go in the Box Sets section. Choose from our curated section featuring some of the latest and the greatest, including what’s trending, or you can browse and filter by your favourite categories, genres and channels. You can also tap the + button below the episode information to add it to your Saved folder on all your registered devices to watch later. Find your Watchlist in Menu > Saved > Watchlist. Plus, if you saw at least 3 minutes of an On Demand show, head to Menu > Saved > Continue Watching to pick up where you left off.
Get stuck into some brilliant sport
The Virgin TV Go app is the home of the best live sports coverage. If you subscribe to TNT Sports, Eurosport or both, you can watch loads of live coverage across their channels wherever you are in the UK. If your Virgin TV package includes Sky Sports, you can also watch that live on the Sky Sports app.
Enjoy loads of kids’ box sets
You can keep the young ’uns entertained with absolutely tonnes of kids’ box sets! Not only that, but you can also stream live telly from their favourite channels, like Cartoon Network, Cartoonito, Nickelodeon and more.
Watch the biggest blockbusters on Sky Cinema
The good news gets even better, because Sky Cinema subscribers can now watch all live Sky Cinema channels and hundreds more movies on the Virgin TV Go app at no extra cost! Find out more here.
Personalise your TV guide
You can make the app your own by creating a list of must-see shows and giving your TV guide that personal touch by making sure your favourites are at the top.
Download shows to watch offline
All Virgin Media TV customers can now use the Virgin TV Go app to download selected shows to watch offline. There’s really no excuse to stop you from watching the next episode of your favourite series.
And with all customers being able to register to Virgin TV Go on up to 5 devices (and view on 2 devices at the same time), Virgin TV Go now keeps the whole family happy.
But that’s not all folks...
You can also download the Virgin TV Control app! If you have a TiVo or V6 box, use your Virgin TV Control app as an extra TV remote, to browse the TV guide and personalise it to show only your favourite channels. Not only that, but if you are planning your daily exercise break or weekly food shop, you can control your TiVo or V6 box from anywhere. As long as you’re connected to the internet, you can set and manage your recordings. What’s more, if you have a V6 box, you can stream your V6 recordings to mobiles or tablets around the home.
TV Go: Content available to view depends on TV package. Not all channels/content from relevant pack available. Live streaming and On Demand requires broadband/WiFi or 3G/4G/5G access. UK only. Access via PC, Mac or TV Go App (selected iOS devices and Android™ devices only). Maximum 5 compatible devices per account can watch TV. Maximum 2 compatible devices per account can watch TV simultaneously.
TV Control: Access TV Control via TV Control app (selected iOS, Android & Fire devices only). TV Control requires TiVo or Virgin TV V6 set top box.
Catch Up TV: Catch Up TV content available for up to 7 days or up to 30 days after broadcast, depending on content.
On Demand: Content available to view depends on TV package. Time limits apply for viewing chargeable On Demand content – see virginmedia.com. Once purchased, all chargeable On Demand content must be viewed within 48 hours. Premium channels and upgrades must be kept for at least 30 days.
TNT Sports (from 18 July 2023) is included in Maxit TV, Full House TV and VIP bundles or can be taken as an add-on at additional monthly cost. Premium channels and upgrades must be kept for at least 30 days.