Sky’s Ultimate TV gives you 300+ Sky TV channels together with Netflix for £26 per month.

You’ll now get an inclusive Netflix subscription when you sign up on most Sky TV plans. Also known as ‘Ultimate TV’ or ‘Sky TV with the Ultimate TV add-on’, this gives you access to more than 300 channels on your Sky Q box, plus on-demand streaming from Netflix on any device. You’ll also get more than 500 on-demand box sets from Sky and the ability to watch wherever you are through the Sky Go service.

In this article, we’ll look at Sky’s Ultimate TV deals, including what you’re able to watch. We’ll also look at the other entertainment services you can access on Sky Q and the best Sky TV deals currently available with Netflix.

What is Sky Ultimate TV?

On Sky, you’ll now get Netflix included as standard on the majority of TV deals. This is also known as “Ultimate TV” as it gives you “endless entertainment with Sky TV and Netflix in one place”.

You’ll get all of the following included within your Ultimate TV plan:

  • Sky TV. You’ll get access to over 300 channels including entertainment, documentaries, music and more. This includes the best Freeview channels and more than 150 other channels that are not available on Freeview.
  • Netflix. You’ll be able to watch thousands of shows and movies on-demand from the Netflix catalogue at any time. This is fully integrated into your Sky Q experience so you’ll see your Sky TV recommendations and Netflix recommendations appearing side-by-side. You can also watch Netflix on any other compatible device (including your smartphone, tablet, laptop, and more).
  • Sky Box Sets. You’ll get more than 500 box sets to watch on-demand, with content from the UK, the US and more. This includes many Sky Originals along with other popular US shows including Game of Thrones.
  • Sky Q. You’ll get the powerful Sky Q box included, plus a new satellite dish if you need one. With Sky Q, you can pause, rewind and record live television. There’s capacity for up to 500 hours of recordings on the box as well as a handy “Series Link” feature. You can also access your favourite apps through the Sky Q box including BBC iPlayer, ITV Player, All 4, YouTube, Spotify and more.
  • Sky Go. With Sky Go, you’ll be able to watch your Sky TV channels on a range of other devices including your smartphone, laptop and tablet. You can also stream your favourite Sky Box Sets as well as watching your Sky Q recordings through the Sky Go app. If you’re a Sky Mobile customer, you’ll even be able to stream from Sky Go without using your data.

You can add Sky Cinema and Sky Sports as optional add-ons to your plan. Ultimate TV is also available together with Sky Broadband, with significant savings on offer when you take both TV and broadband from Sky.

What’s On Ultimate TV?

Sky TV Channels

You’ll have access to over 300 channels on Sky TV, including more than 150 channels that are not available on Freeview. These include entertainment channels like Sky Atlantic, Sky Showcase, Sky Max, Sky Comedy, Sky Witness, Syfy and more. You’ll also get documentary channels including Sky Documentaries, Sky Nature, Sky Crime, Sky History, Discovery, National Geographic and more.

Over the past few years, Sky has rapidly scaled up their original content production and you can watch all of their Sky Originals with a Sky TV subscription. Some of the highlights this year include the following:

If you’d like the Sky Sports or Sky Cinema channels, you can add them as optional extras to your Ultimate TV plan.

Netflix

You’ll get an inclusive subscription to Netflix with your Ultimate TV deal. This allows you to watch thousands of shows and movies on-demand from the Netflix catalogue. This includes popular hits like The Witcher, Stay Close, Squid Game, Sex Education, After Life and The Crown.

You’ll get a Netflix Basic subscription included as standard on Ultimate TV. This gives you standard-definition (SD) viewing on a maximum of 1 device at any time.

If you add Sky’s HD or Ultra HD add-on, you’ll also get a corresponding upgrade to your Netflix subscription. For instance, the HD add-on will give you an upgrade to Netflix Standard which gives you high-definition (HD) viewing on up to 2 devices at the same time. Similarly, the Ultra HD add-on gives you an upgrade to Netflix Premium with ultra-HD 4K viewing on up to 4 devices at any time.

Other Entertainment on Sky Q

Sky has made a significant effort to give you all of your TV and apps together in one place on the Sky Q box.

Alongside the live TV channels and the on-demand entertainment from both Sky and Netflix, you’ll be able to catch up on your favourite shows on-demand through BBC iPlayer, ITV Player, All 4 and more.

In addition, if you have a subscription to other popular streaming services like Amazon Prime Video and Disney+, you’ll also be able to stream them through an app on your Sky Q box.

Other popular applications available for Sky Q include YouTube, YouTube Kids, Spotify, Peloton and Fiit.

Best Sky TV Deals

At present, you can get Sky TV together with Netflix for a combined price of £26 per month. This gives you a Sky Q box with access to more than 300 channels. On top of this, you can add a range of optional extras such as Sky Cinema and Sky Sports:

ServiceBroadbandTelevisionMonthly Price
Sky Broadband
Sky TV with Netflix

No Broadband
Sky ShowcaseSky AtlanticNetflix
Sky TV with Netflix

300+ channels included
£26/month
for 18 months
plus £20 upfront
Sky Broadband
Sky TV with Sky Cinema & Netflix

No Broadband
Sky ShowcaseSky AtlanticSky CinemaNetflix
Sky TV with Sky Cinema & Netflix

300+ channels included
£38/month
for 18 months
plus £20 upfront
Sky Broadband
Sky TV with Sky Cinema, Sky Sports & Netflix

No Broadband
Sky ShowcaseSky AtlanticSky SportsSky CinemaNetflix
Sky TV with Sky Cinema, Sky Sports & Netflix

300+ channels included
£56/month
for 18 months
plus £20 upfront

See all Sky TV deals →

If you’re also looking for a new broadband provider, you should consider getting Sky TV with Netflix and Superfast 35 Broadband. This is available for £43 per month. You can also get a range of other Superfast and Ultrafast broadband plans with the Ultimate TV add-on:

ServiceBroadbandTelevisionMonthly Price
Sky Broadband
Sky TV with Netflix and Superfast 35 Broadband

36Mbps
average download
Sky ShowcaseSky AtlanticNetflix
Sky TV with Netflix

300+ channels included
£43/month
for 18 months
plus £20 upfront
Sky Broadband
Sky TV with Netflix and Superfast Broadband

59Mbps
average download
Sky ShowcaseSky AtlanticNetflix
Sky TV with Netflix

300+ channels included
£46/month
for 18 months
plus £20 upfront
Sky Broadband
Sky TV with Netflix and Ultrafast Broadband

145Mbps
average download
Sky ShowcaseSky AtlanticNetflix
Sky TV with Netflix

300+ channels included
£50/month
for 18 months
plus £20 upfront
Sky Broadband
Sky TV with Netflix and Ultrafast Plus Broadband

500Mbps
average download
Sky ShowcaseSky AtlanticNetflix
Sky TV with Netflix

300+ channels included
£60/month
for 18 months
plus £20 upfront
Sky Broadband
Sky TV with Netflix and Gigafast Broadband

900Mbps
average download
Sky ShowcaseSky AtlanticNetflix
Sky TV with Netflix

300+ channels included
£70/month
for 18 months
plus £20 upfront

More Information

For more information about Ultimate TV, please see Sky’s official website.

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