Sky TV offers a variety of programming on channels such as Food TV, E!, MTV, Comedy Central and the Discovery Channel. The Disney Channel, BBC World News, Nick, National Geographic Channel and Animal Planet are also offered through Sky TV. Sports programming packages and movie channels are additional options.
Sky customers who subscribe to the HD Access Ticket receive HD content on select channels. Customers may watch their favorite programs from anywhere by using Sky Go on their tablets, phones or laptops. Sky Box Office and Sky Arena give customers pay-per-view access to the latest sports events and movies. Fan Pass is another Sky product that features live streaming of sports such as rugby and Formula One.
As of 2015, Sky customers can choose among several receivers, including standard digital, My Sky HDi or My Sky+. The My Sky HDi receiver allows customers to watch one television program while recording two other programs at the same time. This receiver is capable of recording up to 30 hours of HD programming or up to 90 hours of standard programming. Sky customers with the My Sky+ receiver get all the benefits of the My Sky HDi receiver plus a higher recording capacity. Sky TV is a prominent television broadcasting company in New Zealand.