Best video streaming services

We've looked at the best catch-up TV apps and on-demand movie and TV services, to find out which delivers the best performance-per-pound value, based on usability, content and cost. And our verdict is...

On-demand

Best video streaming services

BBC iPlayer

With quality programmes, downloadable shows and a great interface, BBC iPlayer is the best video-on-demand service out there. Have we mentioned that it’s completely free?

SPECIFICATIONS

Live TV | Offline viewing | Desktop and mobile

Reasons to Buy
Superb content and picture quality
Intuitive and slick interface
Offline viewing
Reasons to Avoid
Nothing of note

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Subscription

Best video streaming services

Netflix

It's hard to think of any downsides to this excellent 4K streaming service.

SPECIFICATIONS

4K | HDR | 5.1 surround sound

Reasons to Buy
4K HDR available
Big catalogue
Multi-platform support
Reasons to Avoid
Not often first with latest film releases

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