New Sky Box and Sky Pod Upcoming Features
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New Sky Box
 

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Sky Pod
 

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Release Notes

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New Sky Box
Sky STB version 2.26.52-tv 
  • Recording (My Sky only) - Improved functionality for series recording.
  • Home Page enhancements - ‘Discover’ and ‘Play’ highlights and replays added.
  • Video playback - Overall improved function.
  • Sky Box Office - You can now book and view pay per view movies on Sky Box Office.
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Sky Pod
Sky Pod version 2.26.57-tv
  • Home Page enhancements - ‘Discover’ and ‘Play’ highlights and replays added.
  • Sky Box Office - You can now book and view pay per view movies on Sky Box Office.

Previous Release Notes

  
New Sky Box
Version 2.23.34-tv ​​​​

 
Sky Pod
Version 2.25.22-tv

 
  • Sky Arena – The ability to book & view Sky Arena pay per view events on the new Sky Box. Find out how to book and watch here
  • Chromecast – Glitches that customers were experiencing in previous releases have been resolved.
  • Home – Previous issue where focus was lost intermittently has been fixed.

     

 

  • Sky Arena – The ability to book & view Sky Arena pay per view events on the new Sky Box. Find out how to book and watch here
  • Chromecast – Glitches that customers were experiencing in previous releases have been resolved.
  • Home – Previous issue where focus was lost intermittently has been fixed.
  • Performance - overall performance improvements
  • Home Page - Improved responsiveness 
  • Watch TV - Fast Forward & Rewind improvements


     
 
 
New Sky Box
Version 2.22.34-tv ​​​​

 
Sky Pod
Version 2.22.26-tv

 

The improvements in this upgrade include:

  • Remote Record – You can now use Sky Go to set up your recordings when you’re away from home. Find out how here.
  • Recording – Applied a fix for My Sky where recordings were being split into multiple files
  • Recording Playback – The ability to return to the last played position in your recordings
  • TV Guide - Skip 24 hours ahead on the TV guide using the Fast Forward and Rewind buttons
  • TV Guide - Visit a channel on the TV Guide by entering the channel number

The improvements in this upgrade include:

  • TV Guide - Skip 24 hours ahead on the TV guide using the Fast Forward and Rewind buttons
  • TV Guide - Visit a channel on the TV Guide by entering the channel number





     
 
 
New Sky Box
Version 2.20.24-tv

 
Sky Pod
Version 2.20.24-tv

 

The improvements in this upgrade include:

  • The activation flow has been enhanced to provide progress updates and additional information for troubleshooting in case of any issues.
  • We have also introduced automatic satellite scanning of signal, which eliminates the need for manual signal detection.
  • The issue where the box would become stuck on a blue screen with white circles has been resolved in this release.
  • Furthermore, we have made improvements to reduce crashes experienced by some users.
  • Finally, we have addressed issues related to navigation and focus.

The improvements in this upgrade include:

  • The activation flow has been enhanced to provide progress updates and additional information for troubleshooting in case of any issues.
  • We have also introduced automatic satellite scanning of signal, which eliminates the need for manual signal detection.
  • The issue where the box would become stuck on a blue screen with white circles has been resolved in this release.
  • Furthermore, we have made improvements to reduce crashes experienced by some users.
  • Finally, we have addressed issues related to navigation and focus.
  
New Sky Box
Version 2.21.33-tv
Sky Pod
Version 2.21.33-tv



The improvements in this upgrade include:

  • TV Guide - the TV Guide will load faster on initial launch and scroll more smoothly across days.

  • Watching TV - channels will now load faster when surfing. 

  • Back button - you can now press 'back' when watching live TV to jump to the previous channel you were watching. 

  • Recording - scheduled recordings will now update automatically if the scheduled time changes.

The improvements in this upgrade include:

  • TV Guide - the TV Guide will load faster on initial launch and scroll more smoothly across days.

  • Watching TV - channels will now load faster when surfing. 

  • Back button - you can now press 'back' when watching live TV to jump to the previous channel you were watching.