Windows81PreviewSta_01_WebNOW TV, the Sky owned TV, film and movie streaming services, is now available on PCs, laptops and tablet devices running Windows 8.1.

The low-cost, contract-free Now TV offers access to popular Sky channels including Sky Movies, Sky One, Sky Atlantic and day-access to Sky Sports.

It’s already available on Apple and Android handsets and tablets, Xbox, Apple TV, YouView and Sony’s Playstation 4.

Windows users can download the free app from the Windows Store.

Gidon Katz, Director of NOW TV, said: “We’re excited to launch on Windows 8.1, giving customers yet another platform to watch NOW TV this Christmas, whether that’s watching the latest Christmas movies like Disney’s Frozen, festive favourites like Elf and Home Alone, or starting a new Box Set such as the complete series of Mad Men.”