Is BritBox Right for You?

Created by BBC and ITV, BritBox is the biggest streaming collection of British TV, including favorites in genres such as mystery, comedy, drama, documentaries, lifestyle, and more. Some of the most popular shows on BritBox include Gentleman Jack, Broadchurch, Vera, Cold Feet, Les Miserables, The Split, Midsomer Murders, Deadwater Fell, Doc Martin, Humans, Downton Abbey, Quiz, and Wolfhall.

BritBox also includes a massive collection of classic Doctor Who episodes ranging from the First Doctor to the Seventh Doctor. BritBox is available to stream anytime, anywhere on your phone, tablet, and computer though all standard apps.

BritBox has two plan options after a free 1-week trial:

  • Monthly plans for $6.99/month
  • Yearly plans for $69.99/year

Learn more about BritBox here.

What do you need to get Britbox?

A BritBox subscription is available for $6.99 per month or $69.99 annually after a 7-day free trial period. Britbox is compatible across various devices for download, including Apple TV, FireTV, and Roku streaming players, and Android and iOS mobile devices. The Britbox app is also supported by select Smart TVs such as LG and Samsung (2016+), or you can cast directly to your TV using your smartphone or tablet with Chromecast. Just make sure you have a stable internet connection. Or, if you prefer, watch BritBox on the web via your favorite browser on your computer or laptop. 

BritBox is also offered as an add-on by both Amazon Prime Video and AppleTV Channels. Just bear in mind that if you subscribe to BritBox through either of these methods, you'll only be able to access its content through your subscribed channel. This means that you won't be able to open BritBox with its standalone app.  

What do you get with BritBox?

Established by BBC and ITV, BritBox's content library is curated from networks like the BBC, Channel 4, Film4, ITV, and ViacomCBS. These are served up on a platter of Mystery, Comedy, Drama, and Docs & Lifestyle genres and include shows like 8 Out of 10 Cats, A Royal Scandal, The Office, Shetland, and Vera. In addition, BritBox carries classics like Henry V and Oliver Twist

There are 20+ BritBox Originals that range from The Syndicate: Double or Nothing and The Pembrokeshire Murders to Line of Duty, The Mallorca Files, and A Confession. And even though BritBox doesn't stream live TV, it does provide a few daily programs such as Brexitcast and Good Morning Britain to watch on-demand. 

How is BritBox different?

BritBox, as its name suggests, specializes in British content from popular series and movies to its own exclusive content. The British-centric streaming service is a one-stop shop for content made in the UK, making it ideal for fans who have a refined taste for Britannia. Like a growing number of streaming apps, BritBox makes select content available for crystal-clear 4K viewing. 

BritBox has two plan options after a free 1-week trial:

  • Monthly plans for $6.99/month
  • Yearly plans for $69.99/year

Learn more about BritBox here!

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BritBox FAQs
How do I get the BritBox App?

The BritBox app is compatible with your various devices and smart TVs. It’s available in the Apple App Store and Google Play. Follow the steps below. 

1.          Open the app store specific to your device. 

2.          Search BritBox.

3.          Download the app. 

4.          Open the BritBox app and follow the fields to register, or enter your login information if you’re already a member.

How do I get BritBox on Amazon Prime?
BritBox is available as an add-on channel on Amazon Prime Video. That way you’ll receive commercial-free BritBox for $6.99 per month following a 7-day free trial.
How do I watch BritBox in 4K?
To stream BritBox content in 4K, you’ll need one of the participating smart TVs or streaming devices. At the moment, Samsung Smart TV and Roku are the only devices that support 4K BritBox in the U.S. 
If you’re streaming via Amazon Prime Video, you’ll need to select the 4K version of the episode or movie title. And if 4K is unavailable, your stream will defer to high definition (HD).
How do I activate BritBox on my TV?
For owners of smart TVs, type in ‘BritBox’ in the search bar from your home interface, click the BritBox app, and download it. 
If you’re using a streaming device, like Roku, simply navigate to the Roku Store in order to find and download the BritBox app.
How many users can use BritBox?
Out of all the major streaming services, BritBox provides an impressive number of users who can use its app simultaneously. Up to 5 users can stream from your BritBox account at the same time.
Is Britbox free?
Britbox is only available with a subscription
Does Britbox have Live TV?
Britbox has no live TV content
How many users can use Britbox at once?
One Britbox subscription gets you a subscription on multiple devices
Does Britbox have a free trial?
A 7-day free trial is offered for new subscribers