UPDATE: Sky Mobile TV iPhone app now available over 3G

Sky Mobile TV

Sky's Mobile TV app is now available over 3G on your iPhone. Previously only Wi-Fi-enabled, the service now gives you live TV over the 3G cellular network.

Yours for £6 per month, the Sky Mobile TV app is free from the iTunes Store and delivers Sky Sports channels 1, 2, 3 and Sky Sports News.

Also on the service is ESPN, At The Races and Sky News.

We've just given it a try and after a quick update to the app it seemed to be working swimmingly over 3G.

To find out more about the service head over to the Sky Mobile website.

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Original story posted 10/11/2009:

Sky's Mobile TV service (opens in new tab) is now available on the iPhone and iPod Touch. The service allows you to watch all the Sports channels and more over a Wi-Fi connection.

The service will cost £6 per month, though the first 150,000 O2 customers who sign-up for the service will get three months free – text Sky to 2020 for your promotional code.

Sky Mobile will give you access to Sky Sports 1, 2 and 3, Sky Sports Xtra, Sky Sports News, ESPN, At The Races and Sky News.The app also allows you to browse the channel line-up to see what's coming up in the next 24 hours.

You'll be able to watch live Premier League and Champions League football, International Rugby, Golf and more, though some content – HBO Boxing, NBA, MLB, Serie A and NCAA – will be blocked.

All that's required is the free iPhone app from Apple's iTunes Store, a Sky ID and a subscription to the Sky Mobile service.

To find out more about the service head over to the Sky Mobile website (opens in new tab).

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