The choice of how you get your TV and movies in the UK has exploded in recent years, with a growing number of premium pay-tv providers and streaming services available at a wide range of prices.
Many of them have long contracts, exclusive content and complicated bundle pricing. And that’s before you work out how to actually get it to your television, whether it is live broadcast TV via the traditional routes of aerial, satellite or cable, new offerings of streaming live TV over the internet, on-demand download or streaming services, or a mix of all three. All of which makes choosing the right one for you a bit of a minefield of information overload.
Welcome to one of the Guardian’s new buyer’s guides. This article represents hundreds of hours of testing by the