closedownarrowlogo-verticalmenu-barsearch Skip to main content
Jump to navigation
TalkTalk news

TalkTalk’s new Essentials TV package offers savings of up to £249 compared with rivals’ TV, broadband and calls bundles, the budget broadband provider claims.

In head-to-head comparisons in the marketing drive for Essentials TV, TalkTalk claims that customers can expect to save up to £249 over 18 months compared with the equivalent, entry-level Sky bundle.

TalkTalk also calculates Virgin Media subscribers could save £227, while BT TV customers who switch to Essentials TV could reduce their outlay by £190.

Launched last week, Essentials TV includes a free YouView set top box, offering access to more than 70 FreeView channels, plus on-demand streaming, seven-day catch-up and the option to pause and rewind live TV.

YouView box generic banner

There’s also the option to add premium channels, such as BT Sport and Sky’s sports and movies output, for an additional monthly charge.

Unlimited broadband at speeds of up to 16Mbps, free weekend and evening calls, a free router and free install complete the Essentials TV package, which is priced £7.50 per month

A spokesperson for TalkTalk said: “£7.50 per month for TV, Totally Unlimited Broadband and evening and weekend calls is Britain’s best priced TV, broadband and calls package.

“That’s about £190 cheaper then the equivalent BT YouView package. To put that into perspective, that equates to one new release movie from the TalkTalk Box Office every week for the entire year or 6 months of Sky Sports through the TalkTalk player.”

Join the conversation

comments powered by Disqus

Stay up to date

  • Google+ Follow uSwitchTech
  • Subscribe to our RSS feed

Latest Comments

  • Dave 13 hours ago TalkTalk CEO reads 'awful'... Didn't have Internet access for 2 month 1st engineer didn't turn up down to broken down van day of...
  • Patricia.Green.92 2 days ago Scientists use infra-fed to make... I was paid 104000 bucks past year by doing an on-line task furthermore I was able to do it by w­orking in...
  • Amy.Mercado 2 days ago Sky Q customers to get F1 races... I was paid 104000 dollars last 12 months by doing an online job moreover I was able to do it by w­orking...

Search news