If you want to lower the cable TV subscription from $100 to $50 or $25, then Sling TV is the best option.
There is a number of services available online that provides live TV streaming services for $40. If you don’t want to negotiate with your existing cable provider, then there are a number of alternatives available online.
5 things to know about Sling TV before sign-up
- Sling TV package and channels.
- Sling TV DVR
- Sling TV navigation
- Sling TV compatible devices.
- Sling TV offers
Sling TV packages and channels
The Sling TV packages may confuse for the first time. The basic sling orange is available for $25. It includes 30 channels from great networks like ESPN, TNT, A&E.
At the same price, Sling Blue is offering 45 channels but this is not similar to Sling orange. You will get ESPN with orange and NFL network with sports network. The third option is Sling orange+Blue.
Sling TV extras
Want more channels? You can add according to the choice, or genre. The channels available for add-on are sports, news, comedy, and lifestyle. You can also subscribe to premium networks like HBO, Cinemax, and Starz for $9, $10 respectively.
Does sling include DVR?
As such, there is no cloud DVR included, but you can get it by paying $5 extra. With this option, you can record up to 50 hours of show, movies or episodes.
This is easy-to-use function and you can play, pause and even fast forward or rewind the show.
During the last 6 months, Sling expanded the DVR to Chromecast, Xbox, LG smart and Chrome browser.
Sling TV compatible devices
You can stream Sling TV from smartphone, computer, tablet, and laptop. This too from anywhere. What if you want to watch on TV? I linked the Sling TV app with Google Chromecast and started watching live TV
Sling supports the following devices:
- Amazon tablet
- Android device
- Amazon Fire TV
- Apple TV
- LG TV
- iOS device
Sling TV Navigation
Sling TV has a number of menus available to help you searching for different stuff. It is easier to find everything available online with the Sling TV user-interface. Just scroll down and up or right or left to change the channel or movie and shows.
Sling TV free trial and sign-up offers
Sling TV is offering 7-day free trial for new subscribers. Besides this, the company also offers big deals on regular basis. For instance, you can get free Roku Express when sign-up for Sling TV and prepay for 2 months.
Here’s list of device deals available for customers in November:
Roku Express: It is available for free when you prepay for 2 months of service.
Roku ultra: Only for $49.9 if you prepay for 3 months of service.
AirTV player+ Adapter Bundle: $50 when you pay for 3 months of service in advance.
RCA HDTV Indoor Antenna and AirTV Bundle: It is available for $70 when you pay for three months of service in advance.
RCA HDTV Indoor Antenna: Free when you pay for two months of service.