Sky launched its VIP membership scheme back in August 2017 which subscribers a number of rewards based on the amount of time they’d been with the company. The longer you’ve been a customer, the better the rewards become. Sky offers free movie rentals, tickets to live sport fixtures, discounts on accessories like the Sky Soundbox, as well as money-can’t-buy experiences like access to red carpet film premieres or behind-the-scenes tours.
And now some Sky VIP members have noticed that UK broadcaster is offering up a free remote control.
Sky revealed its redesigned Sky Q voice remote last year. Unlike the original design, which shipped with the first batch of Sky Q set-top boxes, the microphone button was relocated from the side of the remote to the middle. The new design seems to be an acknowledgement that customers are relying on voice commands more and more often.
Sky usually charges £29.99 for its Sky Q voice remote when bought from its Sky Store. So, it’s a pretty generous deal. And with more and more of us staying home – despite the glorious weather – due to the ongoing public health crisis, a brand-new remote to be able to return to the boxset you’re bingeing,