EE adds BBC iPlayer and YouTube to Video Data Pass

17,242

EE is now allowing more services to be streamed without eating into users’ monthly data allowances. From today, anyone with a Video Data Pass can stream and download anything from the BBC iPlayer and YouTube without fear of running out of internet access.

Both platforms join Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, BT Sport, TV Player and MTV Play which are all part of EE’s video plan.

EE says its Video Data Pass is available with its new smart plans, as either an inclusive Swappable benefit for EE 4G and 5G Smart Plan customers or for purchase as a standalone Pass for an extra £8.99 per month.

Other Swappable Benefits include Music Data Pass, for free music streaming over data; BT Sport App, for on demand sport; Roam Further Pass, for UK plan allowance while in the USA, Canada, Mexico, Australia and New Zealand; and Upgrade Anytime, which does as it sounds and applies to higher or lower plan changes on a monthly basis.

 
ee adds bbc iplayer and youtube to video data pass - amzbiz 50 - EE adds BBC iPlayer and YouTube to Video Data Pass

All these benefits can be swapped out by using the My EE app or online.

The news of this data boost comes as EE has just announced the official launch of 5G. Customers can now use this super fast service which offers download speeds of over 300Mbps

Along with being much quicker, 5G should bring a far more reliable connection with extra people able to access fast data at the same time. Those who fancy giving 5G a try can currently find EE’s signal available in parts of London, Cardiff, Edinburgh, Belfast, Birmingham and Manchester.

More areas will be added over time with the network confirming that it’s rolling out more than 100 new 5G sites every month. Bristol, Coventry, Leicester, Nottingham, Sheffield, Liverpool, Hull, Leeds, Newcastle and Glasgow are all set for this new network soon.

Rapid John has a quarter of a century in programming for Government and Corporate bodies and is proficient in most major programming languages.  He is constantly running around showing us his latest bit of code and telling us how fantastic it is. (John we know).

He is responsible for carrying out presentations to corporate and business customers and is a BlackBerry Elite.

Rapid Mobile uses cookies, tokens, and other third party scripts to recognise visitors of our sites and services, remember your settings and privacy choices, and - depending on your settings and privacy choices - enable us and some key partners to collect information about you so that we can improve our services and deliver relevant ads.

 

By continuing to use our site or clicking Agree, you agree that Rapid Mobile and our key partners may collect data and use cookies for personalised ads and other purposes, as described more fully in our privacy policy.

 

You can change your settings at any time by clicking Manage Settings or by visiting our Privacy Centre for more detailed information.

 

Privacy Settings saved!
Cookie Services

When you visit any website, it may store or retrieve information on your browser, mostly in the form of cookies. Because we respect your right to privacy, you can choose not to allow some types of cookies. Click on the different category headings to find out more and change our default settings. However, blocking some types of cookies may impact your experience of the site and the services we are able to offer.

These cookies are necessary for the website to function and enable essential services and functonality, including identify verification, service continuity and site security. Opt out is not availabe.

Essential Session management cookies for logged in users
  • wordpress_test_cookie
  • wordpress_logged_in_
  • wordpress_sec

For perfomance reasons we use Cloudflare as a CDN network. This saves a cookie "__cfduid" to apply security settings on a per-client basis. This cookie is strictly necessary for Cloudflare's security features and cannot be turned off.
  • __cfduid

Used by Spamshield to stop spam signups
  • _wpss_h_
  • _wpss_p_

NewsWire Service
  • BIGipServerwidget2_www_http

Decline all Services
Accept all Services