Frequently Asked Questions

FreeRange TV

Get answers to frequently asked questions about FreeRange TV like the number of devices and the type of content available.

Freerange TV de Shaw Direct

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FreeRange TV

Frequently Asked Questions

FreeRange TV

Get answers to frequently asked questions about FreeRange TV like the number of devices and the type of content available.

  • Free Range TV app de Shaw Direct sur Android
  • Free Range TV app de Shaw Direct sur iPhone
Free Range TV de Shaw Direct

included with allShaw Direct plans

*The content available with FreeRange TV dépend on your current plan

*Available in english only

What is FreeRange TV?

FreeRange TV is an application that combines * all the content of your Shaw direct subscription.

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more than 80 channels
available

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** allows to download more
than 1,000 movies and tv show

*TV On Demand or special events are not currently supported.
**** Available for 30 days

The FreeRange TV app also supports the integration of options and features to enhance the user experience such as:

  • Easy channel grid navigation
  • Suggestion based on your history
  • Notes from Rotten Tomatoes
  • Flixter's notes
  • Parental control

What are compatibles devices?

FreeRange TV is an app that brings all the content of your Shaw Direct subscription to a compatible Apple or Android device

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Apple Operating System
iOS 9.0 or more

Free Range TV app from Shaw Direct on iPhone
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Android Operating System
OS 4.1 or more

Free Range TV app from Shaw Direct on Android

PC or MAC computer Software platform: Adobe Flash 15.0.0.152 + Operating system: Windows 7+ or MAC OS X 10.7+ Web browser: IE 10+, Chrome, Safari 5.1+, Microsoft Edge, Firefox.

Current unsupported features:

  • HDMI video output
  • Chromecast
  • AirPlay or its Android version
  • video game consoles

What is content on the fly?

You can access FreeRange TV anywhere using a WIFI connection or the Shaw Go WIFI network if available.

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Two devices
can read content
continuously at the same time

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Five devices
can be authorized to download
content for offline viewing.

All downloaded content may be viewed anywhere, even outside of Canada, provided it has been downloaded from Canada and has not expired (thirty days after download).

Restriction on copyright prevents customers from watching live TV and on-demand content in Shaw's FreeRange TV application outside of Canada.

Pause, rewind and fast-forward functions with live TV or on-demand content?

  • Not available with live streaming
  • Pause and rewind available with all content on demand
  • Fast forward available with most content

Download limit (Download-to-Go)?

You can access FreeRange TV anywhere using a WIFI connection or the Shaw Go WIFI network where available. Use our internet data calculator to find out how much data is needed.

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Download up to 10
movies or tv show

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Available for
30 days

combos

duo

 99$*month

Take advantage of the special rate by combining
internet and télévision services

trio

 99$*month

Take advantage of the special rate
by combininginternet, television and VoIp phone.

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Couple profuatant du combo Télévision et Internet

combos

  • duo  

  •  99$*month

Take advantage of the special rate by combining
internet and télévision services

  • trio  

  •  99$*month

Take advantage of the special rate by combining
internet, television and VoIp phone services.

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Couple enjoying Internet and Satellite TV plan