After months of hypothesis, Sky lastly revealed its newest product to the world – a 4K TV called Sky Glass. This all-in-one tv ditches the dish so there is no Sky field clogging up your cupboard. As a substitute, all your favorite Sky content material is beamed to the display through a broadband connection. Similar to Sky Q, Sky Glass permits customers to document exhibits, pause and rewind reside TV and entry content material from different suppliers together with Amazon Prime, Netflix and Disney+.
Sky has even packed a Dolby Atmos soundbar below the show for improved audio and voice search permits customers to work together with their telly with out reaching for the distant. Sky Glass is available in three display sizes – 43in, 55in and 65-inch – and there are 5 colors to select from together with Anthracite Black, Racing Inexperienced and Dusky Pink.
Alongside the brand new telly, there’s additionally a brand new Stream Puck set-top field that brings channels to any TVs you already personal – meaning you possibly can watch Sky in different rooms while not having to feed wires by your partitions.
It definitely appear interesting and to make this entire idea much more engaging, Sky provides its new Glass telly for as little as £13 monthly. That is very low cost, however earlier than you get too excited that does not inform the entire story.
You possibly can’t purchase Sky Glass on a pay month-to-month contract with out coupling it with a bundle of channels. Begin including Sky Cinema, Leisure, Sports activities or the choice to observe in pin-sharp HDR and issues can get fairly costly.
For instance, Sky Glass with a 43-inch display (the smallest dimension) and Leisure prices £39 monthly. Add Cinema (£11), Sports activities (£25) and the HDR pack (£5) and you will be a invoice of round £80 monthly.
Costs get even larger if you’d like a Sky Stream Puck (£10 monthly for Multiroom to stream round the home and £50 per Puck) or an even bigger display. The 55-inch mannequin prices £17 and 65-inch £21 monthly.
All of this might depart you with a invoice of over £100 monthly and that does not embody the quick broadband connection you will want so as to have the ability to watch any of those wonderful 4K tv you are paying for.
Sky is assured this new manner of watching TV is what prospects need and will probably be attention-grabbing to see simply how many individuals join.
If the worth hasn’t put you off you can register here with Sky Glass being made accessible from October 18.
Talking about Glass Dana Sturdy, Group Chief Govt, Sky mentioned: “Sky Glass is the streaming TV with Sky inside, offering the entire integration of hardware, software program and content material. Constructed on over 30 years of understanding what our prospects need, this can be a TV that solely Sky may make. We consider that is the neatest TV accessible, and that prospects will adore it.”