Quick Answer: Can I Still Use My Sky Box If I Cancel Sky?

Do I own my Sky HD box?

No, you actually own your Sky box and dish from day one.

However you are contracted to pay your subscription to Sky usually for a minimum of one year.

Another myth that a lot of Sky subscribers believe is that Sky and Sky+HD boxes can only be purchased directly from Sky, this is in fact simply not true..

Will my Sky box still work if I cancel?

When you cancel your subscription your Sky+ box will still work and using your now deactivated viewing card you will still be able to receive a handful of unencrypted free-to-view (FTV) channels, including BBC1, 2, ITV1, C4 and C5.

Can I use my Sky box without a subscription?

A large number of digital TV channels can be viewed on a Sky Digibox without a Sky subscription or a viewing card, as the signal is not encrypted – see Sky’s Free to Air channel list. … If you have an old Sky box and a satellite dish, you should be able to watch these free-to-air channels.

Can I still use my Sky HD box with Sky Q?

The problem is if you want to keep your traditional Sky+HD or Freesat running at the same time as your Sky Q system it isn’t going to work anymore. … Although they have created a system where your multi-room boxes no longer connect to your satellite dish direct, they instead connect wireless to your main Sky Q box.

Can I cancel my Sky TV but keep broadband?

Yes they can assuming the contract for the tv package has ended. We dumped our tv package a few months ago. Phone and broadband package is around £20 a month.

Do I have to return my Sky box?

You need to return your equipment within 60 days of your service(s) ending, or within 30 days if we’ve cancelled your services because you’ve fallen into debt – although sometimes we might ask you to return it sooner.