HD TV

Watch and record in high definition

Glorious high definition TV

See your favourite TV shows in a whole new light with five times more picture detail than standard definition, and richer, more lifelike colours.

You can watch HD Extra channels, Freeview HD and HD on-demand films. All you need is an HD TV. Then we'll send you the HDMI cable to get you started.

HD Freeview channels are only available as standard with YouView. If you have Vision+ you will need Infinity and Extra TV channels to access these HD channels.

HD Extra

A selection of your favourite TV channels in high definition for stunning picture quality and glorious detail. If you add HD Extra with BT Sport you'll also get BT Sport in HD at no extra cost.

HD Freeview channels

Watch Freeview shows in high definition on a fantastic range of channels.

Films in HD

Watch the latest blockbusters in stunning high definition and enjoy on-demand access to over a hundred HD films at any one time, with new titles added every month.

Your broadband speed needs to be over 5 Mbps to watch HD on-demand.

Record in HD

Record films, shows and even an entire series in HD. As long as the programme is available in HD, you can record it in HD. You can store around 125 hours of HD recordings or 300 hours in standard definition.

Experience BT Sport 1 & 2 & ESPN in HD

Watch every kick, hit or turn of the wheel in striking high definition with BT Sport HD. It's the closest thing to actually being there.

HD channels are available with BT TV + Infinity or on the Sky digital satellite platform.

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The legal stuff

*YouView+ box includes record functionality.

BT Sport Online – UK residential broadband customers only. BT broadband customers can watch BT Sport online at home with a minimum line speed of 400kbps. To watch BT Sport online elsewhere you need 3G/4G/wifi (charges may apply). To watch BT Sport at btsport.com you need Microsoft Silverlight. The BT Sport App works on iPhone (3GS and above), iPad (iOS 5.1.1 and above) & selected Android devices with OS 4.1. Max. 2 devices simultaneously. BT Sport is free for new and existing customers. Major League Baseball not available online. e-billing required. e-billing required. UK only. Terms apply.

BT Sport on BT TV with BT Infinity – BT Sport is available on BT TV for new and existing BT Infinity customers who sign up for 12 months or have 12 months remaining on their contract; ongoing renewal needed to get discounted BT Sport. Sport on BT TV requires BT Infinity and a compatible box from BT – fee £35-£299 may apply. Check to see if you can get BT Infinity at www.bt.com/infinity. e-billing required. UK only. Terms apply.

BT Sport on BT TV with BT Broadband – BT Sport 1, 2 and ESPN available in standard definition on BT TV for new and existing BT broadband customers who can't get Infinity. Existing customers must re–contract or have 12 months remaining on their contract. Sufficient line quality and speed (min 5.25 Mbps for existing customers and 6.5 Mbps for new customers) required. You can only watch/record one sport channel at any given time. Compatible box from BT required, fee of £35 – £199 may apply. Terms apply.

BT Sport on Sky Digital Satellite Platform – BT Sport is also available on the Sky Digital Satellite Platform for all new and existing BT broadband customers who sign up for 12 months or have 12 months remaining on their contract; ongoing renewal needed to get discounted BT Sport. Sky box and active viewing card required. Excludes Multiscreen. e-billing required. e-billing required. UK only. Terms apply.

HD TV pack £3 a month. Requires HD ready TV & cabling. To watch HD on Sky Digital Satellite Platform, customers need a black satellite receiver box. Terms apply.

Broadband Special Offers – If you've got a broadband special offer, you'll keep it on the same terms you originally agreed to – including when it ends. The basic price of BT broadband stays the same: and that's what you'll pay when any special offer stops.

Essential TV: £35 activation for new TV customers. New and existing customers, signing up to BT TV for 12 months, pay £5 a month for BT TV Essential. You'll get a YouView box (unless you're taking Sky Sports with Infinity), but if you stop your service in the first year we will charge you up to £299. You'll need to pay by Direct Debit and £35 for powerline adapters if required. Availability of digital channels and quality of content depends on local transmitter and suitable rooftop aerial (www.freeview.co.uk/availability). We'll charge you for on demand content and box office films not included in your bolt-on(s). ITV Player not available in N. Ireland. ITV HD not available in N.Ireland or Scotland. HD on demand requires suitable HDMI cable, a HD ready TV and 5Mbps minimum line speed for streaming. Subject to availability. Terms apply. On demand bolt-ons available on a one month minimum term. 11 Sky Movies channels & video on demand bolt-on available to BT Infinity customers only. Sky Movies video on demand bolt-on available to BT Broadband customers. Excludes Sky Movies Premiere+1, MGM and may exclude subsequent channel launches. Both available on a one month minimum term and cost £16 a month.

TV Entertainment £30 for BT Infinity / £49 activation for TV & BT Infinity. £6.95 hub delivery charge. BT TV Entertainment available to new BT Infinity customers, signing up for 18 months that pay £5 a month for 6 months, then £7 monthly. You'll need a fast enough line, BT Infinity and a BT line. A 10m cable will be provided or you'll be charged £35 if an engineer install is needed. You'll get a YouView box (unless you're taking Sky Sports too) but if you stop your service in the first year we will charge you up to £199. You'll need to pay by Direct Debit. Availability of digital channels and quality of content depends on local transmitter and suitable rooftop aerial (www.freeview.co.uk/availability). We'll charge you for on demand content and HD/[blockbuster/box office] films not included in your bolt–on(s). Bolt–ons available on a one month minimum term. Monthly charge of [£3 Music on demand / £5 Film & TV Box Sets on demand / £3 HD Extra channels / £3 Kids Extra channels]. 11 Sky Movies channels plus video on demand bolt–on available to BT Infinity customers only. Excludes Sky Movies Premiere+1, MGM and may exclude subsequent channel launches. Available on a one month minimum term, for £16 a month. Scrollback loads of BBC, ITV, C4 & C5 content. HD on demand requires suitable HDMI cable, a HD ready TV and 5Mbps minimum line speed for streaming. Subject to availability. Terms apply.

Extra Box £5 a month, one-off cost of £99 for the Extra Box. *You'll need a line speed greater than 34 Mbps and a BT YouView box with a TV subscription. Existing TV customers without a BT YouView box will be charged £35 to upgrade their primary box. Sky Movies is excluded from your TV subscription if you take Extra Box. One Extra Box per household. A 10m cable will be provided or you'll be charged £35 if an engineer install is needed. 12 month min term. Payment by Direct Debit. If you stop your Extra Box service in the first year we will charge you up to £100 towards the cost of the box. On-demand content can only be watched on the box where it was rented/purchased.

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