TalkTalk Help

TV Boosts and Channels

There are various TV Boosts we have available for you to get the most out of your YouView service from TalkTalk. 

For certain TV Boosts you will need to:

  • Have a broadband speed of 5Mb or greater. To check your current Broadband speed use our online Broadband speed checker.
  • Use a Huawei YouView Box supplied by TalkTalk

To subscribe to a channel, simply select it in the YouView guide and follow the onscreen instructions. You can also add and remove TV Boosts in My Account

Boosts can only be removed once they have been active for one month and will take up to 24 hours to be removed.

 

What TV Boosts and channels are available?

TV Boost Monthly Cost Minimum Contract
TV Starter Boost  £5 Essentials TV /
 Inclusive on Plus TV
 Monthly Subscription
Kids Boost  £5  Monthly Subscription
TV Music Boost  £5  Monthly Subscription
Star TV Boost  £5  Monthly Subscription
Entertainment Boost  £10  Monthly Subscription
Entertainment Extra Boost  £15  Monthly Subscription
Sky Movies Boost  £15  Monthly Subscription
Sky Sports Boost  £30  Monthly Subscription
Sky Sports & Movies Boost  £40  Monthly Subscription
Asian TV Boost  £10  Monthly Subscription
PictureBox  £5  Monthly Subscription
Eros Now Boost  £5  Monthly Subscription or Pay Per View
JSTV Boost  £30  Monthly Subscription
Arabic TV Boost  £15  Monthly Subscription
kykNET TV Boost  £10  Monthly Subscription
African Boost  £10  Monthly Subscription
Brazilian Boost  £15  Monthly Subscription
BoxNation Boost  £12  Monthly Subscription
Premier Sports Boost  £10  Monthly Subscription
     

TV Starter Boost

With our TV Starter Boost you get access to the following channels:

  • Sky 1
  • Sky 2
  • Sky Arts 1
  • Sky Arts 2
  • Sky Living
  • Sky Livingit
  • Sky Sports News HQ

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Kids Boost

With our Kids Boost you get access to the following channels:

  • Disney Channel
  • Disney Junior
  • Disney XD
  • Nickelodeon
  • Nick Jr
  • NickToons
  • Cartoon Network
  • Disney Channel On Demand
  • Disney Junior On Demand
  • Disney XD On Demand
  • CN On Demand
  • Boomerang On Demand
  • Boomerang

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TV Music Boost

With our TV Music Boost you get access to the following channels:

  • MTV
  • MTV Music
  • MTV Hits
  • MTV Base
  • MTV Classic
  • MTV Rocks
  • MTV Dance
  • Heat TV
  • Kiss
  • The Box
  • Kerrang
  • Smash Hits!
  • Magic
  • Music Choice

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Star TV Boost

With our Star TV Boost you will get access to the following channels:

  • Star Plus
  • Star Gold
  • Star Life Ok
  • Star Jalsha

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Entertainment Boost

With our Entertainment Boost you get access to the following channels:

Entertainment Factual
  • Sky 1
  • Sky 2
  • Sky Living
  • Sky Livingit
  • Comedy Central
  • Comedy Central Extra
  • Alibi
  • E!
  • FOX
  • GOLD
  • Syfy
  • Sony TV
  • SET Asia
  • Universal Channel
  • Watch
  • Comedy Central On Demand
  • MTV
  • TCM
  • Star Plus
  • Lifetime
  • Discovery Channel
  • Discovery Real Time
  • Animal Planet
  • National Geographic Channel
  • Sky Arts 1
  • Sky Arts 2
  • Sky Sports News HQ
  • Eden
  • Discovery Home&Health
  • Good Food
  • Home
  • National Geographic On Demand
  • Good Food On Demand
  • Eden On Demand
  • Music Choice
  • History Channel

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Entertainment Extra Boost

With our Entertainment Extra Boost you get access to the following channels:

Entertainment Children Music Factual
  • Sky 1
  • Sky 2
  • Sky Living
  • Sky Livingit
  • Comedy Central
  • Comedy Central Extra
  • Alibi
  • E!
  • FOX
  • GOLD
  • Syfy
  • Sony TV
  • SET Asia
  • Universal Channel
  • Watch
  • Comedy Central On Demand
  • MTV
  • TCM
  • Star Plus
  • Lifetime
  • Crime & Investigation
     
  • Disney Channel
  • Disney Junior
  • Disney XD
  • Nickelodeon
  • Nick Jr
  • Cartoon Network
  • Boomerang
  • Disney Channel On Demand
  • Disney Junior On Demand
  • Disney XD On Demand
  • CN On Demand
  • Boomerang On Demand
  • MTV
  • MTV Music
  • MTV Hits
  • MTV Base
  • MTV Classic
  • MTV Rocks
  • MTV Dance
  • Heat TV
  • Kiss
  • Kerrang
  • The Box
  • Smash Hits!
  • Magic
  • Discovery Channel
  • Discovery Real Time
  • Animal Planet
  • National Geographic Channel
  • Sky Arts 1
  • Sky Arts 2
  • Sky Sports News HQ
  • Eden
  • Discovery Home&Health
  • Good Food
  • History Channel
  • H2
  • Home
  • Nat Geo On Demand
  • Good Food On Demand
  • Eden On Demand

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Sky Movies Boost

With our Sky Movies Boost you get access to the following channels:

  • Sky Movies Premiere
  • Sky Movies Showcase
  • Sky Movies Comedy
  • Sky Movies | Disney
  • Sky Movies Drama & Romance
  • Sky Movies Family
  • Sky Movies Greats
  • Sky Movies Action & Adventure
  • Sky Movies Crime & Thriller
  • Sky Movies Select
  • Sky Movies Sci-fi & Horror
  • Sky On Demand

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Sky Sports Boost

With our Sky Sports Boost you get access to the following channels:

  • Sky Sports 1
  • Sky Sports 2
  • Sky Sports 3
  • Sky Sports 4
  • Sky Sports 5
  • Sky Sports F1

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Sky Sports & Movies Boost

With our Sky Sports & Movies Boost you get access to the following channels:

Sky Sports Sky Movies
  • Sky Sports 1
  • Sky Sports 2
  • Sky Sports 3
  • Sky Sports 4
  • Sky Sports 5
  • Sky Sports F1
  • Sky Movies Premiere
  • Sky Movies Showcase
  • Sky Movies Comedy
  • Sky Movies Classics
  • Sky Movies Drama & Romance
  • Sky Movies Family
  • Sky Movies Greats
  • Sky Movies Action & Adventure
  • Sky Movies Crime & Thriller
  • Sky Movies Indie
  • Sky Movies Sci-fi & Horror
  • Sky On Demand

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Asian TV Boost

An amazing line-up of shows and all the best Bollywood blockbusters

  • SET Asia
  • Zee TV

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PictureBox

The channel delivers the thrills and excitement of big screen entertainment to the small screen. PictureBox are passionate about great pictures. They live, eat, breathe and sleep movies. Whether it’s romantic comedies, action adventures, scary horror films or the best family films.

To check availability and to order navigate to the TalkTalk Player on your YouView Box or visit My Account.

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Eros Now

Enjoy the best of Bollywood with a great selection of 20 Asian movies available to watch at any one time, plus new titles added each month. This channel also offers the latest releases for Pay Per View, all in one place.

To find out more, see Eros Now

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JSTV Boost

The one and only Japanese channel in Europe offering a wide range of the latest news, dramas, documentaries, sports and award winning films and animations.

  • JSTV1
  • JSTV2

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Arabic TV Boost

The best selection of Arabic TV channels for the whole family.

  • ART Cinema
  • Aflam 1​
  • Aflam 2​
  • Al Ahly​
  • Al Jazeera Arabic​
  • Al Sharqiya
  • Alerth Al Nabawi​
  • Bareem
  • Hekayat​
  • Hekayat 2
  • Jeem TV​
  • OSN Ya Hala !

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kykNET TV Boost

Home of the best Afrikaans entertainment with your favorite talk shows, comedies, dramas, music, and much more

  • kykNET
  • kykNET Muziek

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African Boost

Bringing you the best selection of African channels from Nigeria, Kenya, Uganda, and Ghana

  • Nollywood Movies
  • Silverbird TV
  • EbonyLife
  • Channels  
  • Soundcity
  • Citizen
  • Metro
  • Bukedde

 

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Brazilian Boost

Bringing you the best selection of Brazilian channels straight to your YouView Box

  • Globo
  • PFC

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BoxNation Boost

The BoxNation Boost provides access to the only 24/7 dedicated boxing channel in the UK and Ireland

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Premier Sports Boost

The Premier Sports Boost gives you access to 1000 live events per year showing Football, Rugby League, Motorsports, Ice Hockey and Gaelic Games.

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