The STV Player is available on a wide range of devices and platforms, including:

FireTV Stick FireTV Freesat FreeviewPlay Now TV Roku 

Samsung Smart TV Tizen  Virgin Media youview

Google TV

and available to download from

Download from Apple App Store     Download for Fire Tablets     Get it on Google Play


  • At - we recommend using the latest Chrome browser

Phones & Tablets

  • Apple iPhone and iPad - you will need iOS15 or above.
  • Android phones and tablets - while the app should work with devices with Android 5 or later, due to the large number of Android devices we only support and optimise for the more popular device used by STV Player users.
  • Amazon Fire Tablets

On your TV
  • Amazon Fire TV and Amazon Fire TV Stick
  • Apple TV - running tvOS15 or above.
  • Freesat set-top boxes
  • Freeview Play compatible devices. Note that some pre-2016 models (eg Humax 4000t & 5000t set-top-boxes, and 2015 and 2016 Panasonic TVs) will soon no longer be supported
  • Google TV
  • Now TV and Roku streaming devices
  • Samsung Smart TVs (with Tizen Operating System) 
  • Sky on Sky+HD, Sky Q and Sky Glass
  • Virgin Media TiVO Compass, TiVO v6, TV360, TV2.0
  • Youview set-top boxes and compatible TVs

Casting to your TV

  • Chromecast is available on the Apple and Android mobile apps
  • AirPlay is available on the Apple mobile app