How to watch Channel 5 from anywhere in the world

Content Verification Date: May 24, 2024

The Quick Guide to Unblock Channel 5

  1. Create an Unlocator account
  2. Configure your device to use Unlocator Smart DNS or VPN
  3. Go to the website of Channel 5 or use their app if supported.
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Unblock Channel 5

Channel 5, also known as My5, is a free British video-on-demand service. Channel 5 allows you to broadcast shows like Celebrity Big Brother, NCIS, Home and Away, The Special Needs Hotel, Neighbours, Law & Order online. Shows on Channel 5, 5USA and 5* are all only available in the UK. To bypass these regional restrictions and unblock Channel 5 outside the UK, use Unlocator VPN or Smart DNS.

Unblock Channel 5 Outside UK Using Unlocator Smart DNS

Trying to watch shows on Channel 5 while abroad results in the following message

“The video you are trying to watch cannot be viewed from your current country or location.”

Unlocator offers you a workaround. Create your Unlocator account. Setup Unlocator DNS on your streaming device using these setup guides. Watch all your favorite shows on Channel 5 in US, Spain, France, Australia, Canada, Germany, and the rest of the world. There’s no need to install any software to set up Unlocator. Your Internet speed will also remain unchanged.

After you create your account and set up Unlocator, go to your region settings. Scroll down to “Region Packages” and choose the UK Region Package.

Watch Channel 5 Abroad With Unlocator VPN

Unlocator VPN works well with security-minded streamers. It simply does the same job in bypassing geo-restrictions but with changing your IP address. When you connect to a VPN server in the UK, you’ll obtain a British IP address. With that, you’ll be able to access all restricted content in the country despite you being physically abroad.

All you have to do is subscribe to Unlocator, download the application on Android, iOS, Mac or Windows, connect to a UK server, and you’ll be able to access all Channel 5’s content wherever you might be. Don’t forget that Unlocator VPN encrypts your data. This means that you’ll be protected from possible hacking attempts while browsing the web.

You can always contact the Unlocator support team for further information. Our support team will also gladly help you out in case you run into any issues.


The Following List of Devices Work With Unlocator Smart DNS and Channel 5

For a full list of compatibility between Unlocator Smart DNS, channels and devices please see our Channels & Devices Page