To qualify for a Telstra TV customers had to have a Telstra home broadband connection to take advantage of owning the set top box.
Now, with more than 1.4 million Telstra TVs in living rooms around the country, Telstra is sharing the love with eligible mobile customers (consumer postpaid mobile or mobile broadband service), regardless of their internet service provider.
Customers will be able to take-up Telstra TV outright or on a 24-month plan.
Telstra TV allows users to stream movies, TV shows, live sport, music and more. Plus watch free-to-air TV, all in one place.
Telstra TV is claiming to have Australia’s first integrated live TV, catch-up, and on-demand search function. With Telstra TV Smart Search, users can search simultaneously for specific movies, TV and people. This includes free-to-air, catch up TV, Foxtel Now, Netflix, Stan, Kayo Sports, Telstra TV Box Office, Hayu, Animelab, Garage Entertainment and DocPlay.
The current Telstra TV now includes voice control built into the Wi-Fi-enabled remote. Users can now control, play and search with their voice – just ask to search, play and pause movies and TV shows, plus change channels, apps and much more.
Bonus $125 Telstra TV Box Office Credit
Buy a Telstra TV and customers will receive a $125 Telstra TV Box Office credit, providing up to 20 new release movie rentals.
Customers can own a Telstra TV for $216 outright, or if they can pay off the device for a monthly fee of $9/mth over 24 months (min cost $216).
Telstra TV FAQs
Telstra TV requires compatible TV, minimum internet speed of 3.5Mbps. Antenna required for live TV. $9.95 delivery fee may apply. Subscription and data charges apply.
Telstra TV Box Office Credit: Must activate new Telstra TV and complete Telstra TV Box Office registration before 26/08/19. Credit expires 24 months after registration. Up to 20 movie rentals example based on standard definition movies.
Hardware Repayment Option (HRO): Only customers with an existing fixed or post-paid mobile service are eligible. Maximum 5 HROs per customer at any one time. If you cancel an HRO early or cancel your existing fixed or post-paid mobile service(s), your HRO will also terminate and you will be required to pay out the remainder of your HRO.