An Ever thanks to the rising top streaming servicesthat are best alternatives to Cord cutting. These services are easier to subscribe and cheaper than cable networks.Without requiring any cable box or satellite dish, you can watch popularchannels through the media streaming services.
Sling TV is among the top streaming service that offers entry-level package just for $20. The user will get the essential channels in this package. This is not the only option available with the customers, Sling TV is also offering Orange and Sling Blue Bundles whose price varies according to the type of channels available in it. Apart from this, there is also a combo pack available with 50+ channels available in it.
Sling Orange: The base package starts from $20 a month. In this package, you will find a mild number of your favorite channels. You will get more than 30 channels with it. The major includes ESPN, Cartoon Network, Comedy Central and many more although it lacks broadcast networks and other live-on demand shows. You can watch a single stream at a time.
Sling Blue: At $25 per month, it is not only the extended version of Sling Orange but there are some channels which may overlap in each other. Sling Blue omitted such channels and added other new channels. This will put you in a tough time to select the right one for yourself.
The most important thing is that there are no ESPN channels available in Blue which were available in Sling Orange. The company has replaced this network with FS1, NBCSN, Fox Sports, FS2, NBC sports and NFL network in the particular market. In total, 45 channels are being offered in this package.
Sling Orange + Blue
This, as the name implies, is a combination of Orange and Sling Blue. The mess of selecting a right package out of the two packages has been minimized with this package. You can get all the channels for $40 a month. If we see, there are only 6 channels that are not common in Sling Blue and Orange, but these matters a lot. The channels include ESPN, ESPN 3, and Disney Channel. To get these channels, you will have to pay $15 extra. So, is it worth subscribing to it? This can be analyzed only after talking to the customer service experts available online. The main benefit of subscribing to this package is that you can stream the content simultaneously on 4 devices. This is good for large families.
Extra packages: Apart from the above-mentioned plans and packages, if you want to subscribe to any particular channel of your choice, then Sling is offering a variety of such channels. You can add the channel to the existing subscribed plan by paying in cash to the company.
Depending on the packages you have chosen, you can select any new channel provided it mustn’t overlap with the channel already available in the Base package.
If you want to take cloud DVR service, then pay $5 a month for this. You can save 50 hours of content in your cloud storage after subscribing to this package. You can watch these content anywhere on any device according to your convenience.
Some of the extra channels include Heartland Extra, Comedy, Hollywood extra, Kids and Premium channels for sports. All these channels can be subscribed for $5 except for premium channel that is available for $10.