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BBC iPlayer no longer supports older Freesat devices

Monday 3 October 2016 | 14:02 CET | News
UK subscription-free satellite TV company Freesat announced that the BBC no longer supports an early version of BBC iPlayer across a number of older Freesat TVs and set-top-boxes. Users of these boxes will no longer be able to access iPlayer. The latest Humax Freesat boxes, including the HDR1100s, HDR1000s, HDR1010s and HB 1000s, are not affected.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: BBC / Freesat
Countries: United Kingdom
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