Like your entertainment to have the OMG-factor? Virgin Media has your back when it comes to top telly in incredible Ultra High Definition
Ultra High Definition round-up
Whether it’s on Virgin TV Ultra HD, Netflix or BT Sport Ultimate, this November is bursting with shows that look the bees knees, including brand new Virgin Media Original drama Darklands, season three of The Crown and action from the UEFA Champions League. Get in!
So, want to know what to watch in UHD on Virgin TV? Here are the picks to keep an eye out for…
Monday 25 November, 9pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)
Ready to be totally and utterly gripped by a brand new Virgin Media Original? Gritty Irish crime drama Darklands follows a young MMA fighter as he attempts to escape his tough neighbourhood. But when his brother goes missing, he’s soon drawn into a murky world of drug gangs and bloodshed. Mean, moody and magnificent, you’ll be floored by this unmissable new series.
Thursday 31 October, 9pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)
Noah Funk (Ryan Robbins) is a pastor with a difference. Working undercover in an organised crime network, his goal is to eradicate the drugs that are tearing his community apart. But it’s not going to be easy. This lean and mean Canadian drama has plenty of grit to keep you perched on the edge of your sofa.
Wednesday 6 November, 7.20pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)
Five couples attempt to tough it out in Botswana in a wild game show that’s like Love Island with added crocodiles. What could go wrong? With mother nature and the local wildlife making life as difficult as possible for the loved-up pairs, the contestants will have their relationships tested to the max.
Car Crews With Supercar Blondie
Thursday 7 November, 7.20pm, Virgin TV Ultra HD (CH 999)
Social media superstar Supercar Blondie (real name Alex Hirschi) is an expert when it comes to the biggest and baddest motors on the planet. Join the petrolhead as she travels across the USA to experience some of the wildest and most exclusive cars out there. Buckle up!
Find series 1 in On Demand > Box Sets from Monday 18 November
Imagine being able to connect to the web with your mind. Sounds cool, right? Don’t be so sure. Virgin Media Original drama The Feed imagines a world where such a system is hacked – with terrifying consequences. And guess what? You can watch all ten episodes in fantastic UHD from Monday 18 November! Find out even more about this unmissable sci-fi series with our need-to-know guide.
Find season 3 on Netflix from Sunday 17 November. Seasons 1 & 2 available now
Virgin Media customers with a Netflix Premium subscription will be able to watch season 3 of the royally brilliant The Crown in UHD in November. Excited doesn’t even start to cover it: we simply can’t wait to see Oscar winner Olivia Colman take over from Claire Foy as Queen Elizabeth II.
Enjoy BT Sport in stunning UHD!
BT Sport Ultimate (CH 531)
From the thrilling climax of the UEFA Champions League and the UEFA Europa League group stages to drama from the Premier League and hard-hitting Gallagher Premiership rugby, feel closer to the action than ever before this autumn on BT Sport Ultimate. Sport in amazing UHD? It’s the next best thing to actually being there.
How to access the Virgin TV Ultra HD channel
You’ll find all the details explaining what you need here. Then simply press the up button on the EPG to easily access this great show on the Virgin TV Ultra HD channel!
To enjoy shows in UHD on Virgin TV Ultra HD, you’ll need to be a Full House/Maxit TV customer with a compatible television and a Virgin TV V6 box, powered by TiVo®. Don’t have an Ultra HD or 4K telly? No problem. Maxit TV customers can still watch the channel through an HD set with a Virgin TV V6 box, powered by TiVo®.
Want to see more in Ultra High Definition?
Find the latest on all the stellar drama, incredible documentaries and thrilling music concerts available in 4K exclusively on Virgin TV Ultra HD.
TV channels: Channels, content and features available depend on your chosen package. Channel line-ups and content are subject to change at any time and to regional variations.
HD: HD TV set, V HD Box, TiVo box or Virgin TV V6 connected with HDMI cables required for HD channels. Number of inclusive HD channels depends on package.
Netflix: Netflix subscription required at extra cost.
BT Sport is included in Maxit TV (Full House TV) and Ultimate Oomph (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.
Virgin TV UHD channel: Available to Full House TV customers only. Primetime only – see channel for programming schedule each day. 4K enabled TV/device and V6 box required to watch content in UHD. Quality assumes your equipment is working at optimum standard.