Sling TV is an OTT or “Over the Top” way to watch TV. OTT means that Sling comes over the internet, like Netflix or Amazon Prime or Hulu. It does not get broadcast from a satellite or over hard lines from the cable company. It is an app that you can download to your Amazon Firestick, Air RV or Roku. You can even download it to your computer or smart phone
There are currently two levels of Sling tv subscription. Orange level is $20.00 per month and gives you access to over 30 channels, while Blue level is $25.00 per month and gives you access to over 40 channels. Orange has ESPN and Disney, Blue has Fox and NBC channels. You can also get Orange+Blue for $40.00 per month.
What are the advantages of Sling TV?
One of the advantages is that it specializes in streaming live tv, such as ESPN, that sometimes doesn’t come with other subscription services
Another advantage is that it is a month by month subscription. You can stop and start your service at any time.
Lastly, if you watch for discounts, they often give a substantial discount or even free streaming devices, such as Roku Express or Apple tv.