4K content you can watch for free now

If you have bought a Mitchell & Brown TV recently then chances are it’s a Freeview Play 4K UHD model. So, what is a 4K TV, what can you watch and how? In our handy guide we have pulled together a list of some of the best received 4K content that you can watch on your Mitchell & Brown Freeview Play TV right now.


What is a 4K UHD TV?

4K UHD TVs have a resolution of 3840 x 2160p, which is the same as four full HD screens put together, and with more resolution comes more detail in the picture, making everything look sharper and clearer. Watch tennis, for example, and the ball is easier to see and follow in Ultra HD.

Which TV channels have 4K content?

Currently, BBC iPlayer and YouTube are the two main sources of free UHD content that you can stream to your 4K UHD TV.


What shows can I watch in 4K?

If you want to watch TV in 4K, there are some fantastic shows available for free, right now on Freeview Play. Keep reading for our top picks. And remember, some live TV events such as Wimbledon, Glastonbury and the World Cup may well also be aired in 4K.

Shows you can watch in 4K

Wild Isles

Extraordinary. Dramatic. Beautiful. Sir David Attenborough celebrates the wonders of British wildlife. It’s our home, as you’ve never seen it before.

Watch on BBC iPlayer


The Gold

Three tonnes of solid gold, six armed robbers and an audacious heist that stunned Britain. Stealing it was just the start. Starring Dominic Cooper and Hugh Bonneville.

Watch on BBC iPlayer


Serengeti, series 3

Love and loss, jealousy and rivalry, tragedy and triumph as the lives of the animals entwine and dramatically unfold in the heart of this legendary land.

Watch on BBC iPlayer


The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse

A story of kindness, friendship, courage and hope for viewers of all ages in a heartwarming, hand-drawn animated film based on the children’s book by Charlie Mackesy.

Watch now on BBC iPlayer

The English

America, 1890 – two strangers are drawn together in a violent landscape built on dreams and blood. An epic tale of love, revenge and power starring Emily Blunt and Chaske Spencer.

Watch now on BBC iPlayer


Doctor Who: The Power of the Doctor

Her final battle. Her deadliest enemies. The Thirteenth Doctor faces multiple threats from Daleks, Cybermen and the Master in a fight for her very existence.

Watch now on BBC iPlayer

The HDR Channel, YouTube

And finally, if you really want to indulge in the UHD quality your TV offers, The HDR Channel on YouTube has a treasure trove of 4K videos for you to enjoy. With nature, landscape, and urban environments these videos are designed to show off what your TV can do.

Watch now on YouTube


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