Can I use my old Sky HD box for Freeview?
It is not possible to plug an aerial into a Sky Digibox to receive Freeview channels because the boxes have not been designed this way.
You will continue to get the full Sky EPG listings; you just will not be able to watch subscription channels.
If you have an HD-Ready TV and a standard Sky box, this is a good option..
Does Sky HD box work without card?
Re: Using Sky+HD box without viewing card As previously stated the box will work without a card.
Can I still watch recordings on my old Sky box?
There is no way to transfer recordings from your Sky+ HD set-top box to the new Sky Q hardware. So you’ll need to make your way through any leftover seasons you’ve got saved on your Sky+ HD box, and find time to watch that year-old film, before your Sky Q engineer knocks on the door.
Can you still use your Sky box to record without subscription?
Re: Can i record now I have no subscription In addition, you won’t be able to play back any existing Recordings or access online services. Without a subscription, a Sky box becomes a basic Freesat decoder.
Can I use my old Sky box without a dish?
Although Sky’s dish-less service is still in the works, you can access Sky content without a satellite dish — or a Sky subscription.
What can I do with an old sky box?
Sky reuse or recycle old products, and you can return your old Sky equipment free of charge to be repurposed. To check if the products you own can be sent back to Sky for this purpose, you should look out for the symbol below . The parts Sky is unable to use again will be safely recycled.