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Old 10-10-2016, 21:27   #1
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The end of the SKY+ Box

As of today the SKY+ box is no longer available to new subscribers. Anyone joining SKY today onwards will get a SKYQ box with their chosen bundle. Pretty much SKYQ as standard.

http://www.sky.com/shop/sky-bundles/
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Old 10-10-2016, 22:18   #2
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Re: The end of the SKY+ Box

Not a bad thing. Q is a great service.
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Old 10-10-2016, 22:48   #3
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Re: The end of the SKY+ Box

Had to happen ,seems silly running 2 services parallel to each other especially when one service is so much better than the other
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Re: The end of the SKY+ Box

As to which one is "so much better", thats a matter of opinion.

Nothing Ive seen about SkyQ so far makes it looker better for me.
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Re: The end of the SKY+ Box

I've had it for a few weeks and it's great.
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Re: The end of the SKY+ Box

What happens if you have a communal dish with no sky q capability?
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Re: The end of the SKY+ Box

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What happens if you have a communal dish with no sky q capability?
http://helpforum.sky.com/t5/Sky-Q/Sk...h/td-p/2420352
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Re: The end of the SKY+ Box

Does this mean the Q box is free or does free still apply to the Sky+ box?
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Does this mean the Q box is free or does free still apply to the Sky+ box?
It means it comes as standard for new customers with any Sky package now , or at least the 1TB version does.
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Re: The end of the SKY+ Box

I didn't get one yesterday? I did ask the agency installer who said they weren't yet standard kit thus installing a Sky+ box. Should I call in?
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Old 14-10-2016, 13:56   #11
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Re: The end of the SKY+ Box

It depends what you ordered and how you did it , you don't live in flats and are on a communal dish are you. You could certainly call and ask the question.
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Re: The end of the SKY+ Box

I am in a flat but not on a communal dish. I ordered Sky via http://www.pcworld.co.uk/gbuk/compar...ommercial.html

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Honestly don't know , call them see what they say.
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Re: The end of the SKY+ Box

Sorry for the late response. I did call in to get a reply of which I got because I'm in a flat I cannot get Sky Q. I'm not on a communal dish but that doesn't matter apparently so standard Sky+ box for me.
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