Sky Go adds support for 14 new phones and tablets

Dec 11, 2012
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Android using fans of the streaming video service Sky Go will be glad to hear that the app has been updated to support 14 new devices. Among the 14 new devices are both new smartphones and tablets that can now stream content from Sky. The new devices include offerings from HTC, Google, Samsung, Sony, and LG.

The update also brings with it support for devices running Android 4.1 and 4.2. Newly supported HTC devices include the Desire X, One X, One XL, One S, and One V. Newly supported Samsung offerings include the Galaxy S3 LTE, Galaxy S3 Mini, Galaxy Ace 2, and Galaxy Note 2.

Google's Nexus 4 and Nexus 7 can now run the app as well. Sony owners of the Xperia S and T can now stream content with the updated app as well as owners of the LG 4X HD. While the app previously had a significantly smaller number of devices that supported streaming content, Sky still claims 2.8 million unique visitors access the service in the last quarter alone.

Content available on the app include live and on-demand sports, news, movies, and other content. Content from Sky Atlantic is also available. Anyone can download the Sky Go app, but you have to have a Sky TV subscription the use the streaming service. Each account holder can have to device is registered to the service at one time.

[via Android Community]


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