Foxtel’s latest box is a form fit hub that offers a simple streaming solution.
Foxtel is home to some of the most popular TV shows available right now. Game of Thrones, The Walking Dead, Mr. Robot and much more. And thanks to Foxtel's streaming service, Foxtel Now, fans of dragons, zombies and hackers can access premium content with no lock-in contracts, bulky hardware, and painful installation processes. However, those who like to have a home for their entertainment needs may still want a simple plug-and-play solution for their streaming habits. That's where the Foxtel Now box comes in.
What does the Foxtel Now Box do?
The Foxtel Now box is a small streaming box that looks somewhat like Google Home's younger sibling.
The Foxtel Now box is a plug-and-play device with HD streaming (for selected content), Chromecast support and houses streaming apps like Stan (subscription required), ABC iView and YouTube in addition to free-to-air TV (with a connect FTA aerial)(. The box also comes packaged with its own proprietary remote.
Foxtel Now itself offers up complete seasons of popular TV shows, live sports, movies and reality television.
How much does the Foxtel Now box cost?
The Foxtel Now box costs you $99 and can be purchased directly through Foxtel Now's official website. Purchasing via Foxtel’s official website will also score you 2 months of Foxtel Now free (with every pack included). This deal is only available customers who purchase the box directly from Foxtel’s website and will end on 31 January 2018.
If you’re new to Foxtel Now, your monthly fee will revert to $104 per month from the 3rd month on. Whereas if you’re an existing customer, your offer will take effect within 48 hours and your monthly fee will revert back to normal once the two months are up.
Foxtel's eBay store and Kogan also sell the Foxtel Now box. While the price is unlikely to vary too much between providers, we'll keep this page updated with the latest pricing information.
It’s also worth noting you need a Foxtel Now subscription (and subscriptions to any other compatible streaming services).
When did the Foxtel Now box release?
The Foxtel Now box released 10 November 2017.
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