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Live TV Streaming Prices & Deals: January 2021

All the current prices and deals for YouTube TV, Hulu Live TV, Sling TV, and more.

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Keeping track of YouTube TV, Hulu Live TV, Sling TV, and all the other live TV streaming service prices is a great way to make sure you are getting the best possible deal. This live TV streaming price roundup is here to ensure you know exactly how much each service currently costs.

A major benefit of streaming live TV is that there are no contracts or commitments. Whether new to live TV streaming or just looking to switch to a different service to save money each month (or gain access to certain channels), switching is as easy as hitting the cancel button on your existing service and signing up to a new one.

This live TV streaming price guide is updated regularly to ensure you are always seeing the current prices, including any limited time discounts and free hardware deals. For quick reference, the table below is a summary of the current prices for all of the live TV streaming services discussed in this guide. The prices listed are for the cheapest plans available from these services.

Last updated: January 4, 2021

Live TV streaming service price summary: Cheapest plans

ServiceCurrent plan p/m
AT&T TV NOW$55
fuboTV$65
Hulu + Live TV$65
Philo$20
Sling TV$30
TVision$40
Vidgo$10
YouTube TV$65

While the information above is a handy way to see how the entry level packages for all of the main live TV services compare, below you’ll find more information on each of these services. In addition to deals and discounts, whether the service includes access to any premium networks, as well as any limits on cloud DVR or the number of simultaneous streams.

Use the links below to jump to a specific live TV service.

AT&T TV NOW

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AT&T TV NOW used to be known as DIRECTV NOW. The name-change took effect in 2019, following a revamping of the plans and channel lineups. AT&T TV NOW is not the cheapest live TV streaming service around, and if recent indications are anything to go by, that’s not going to change anytime soon.

AT&T TV NOW current plans and prices:

AT&T TV NOW Price
(p/m)
Premium Networks
(included with plan)
Plus$55
Max$80HBO Max, Cinemax
Vietnamese (standalone)$20
Brazilian (standalone)$30
Korean (standalone)$30

AT&T TV NOW additional information:

  • DVR: 500 hours cloud DVR. Recordings expire after 90 days
  • Number of streams: 3 streams at the same time
  • Premium network add-ons: Cinemax, Epix, HBO Max, Showtime, Starz
  • Local channels and Regional Sports Networks: Yes, in some areas. To check local channel availability click here
  • Free trial: AT&T TV NOW currently offers a 7-day free trial

Read more: AT&T TV NOW channels list

fuboTV

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fuboTV is more of a sports-focused live TV streaming service. Due to this, fuboTV is a great option for those looking for sports channels that might be missing from some of the other services. In spite of the emphasis on sports, fuboTV does come with a wide selection of entertainment channels as well and therefore, is comparable to the other services on this list.

fuboTV current plans and prices:

fuboTV Price
(p/m)
Premium Networks
(included with plan)
Family$64.99
Elite$79.99
Fubo Latina$29.99

fuboTV additional information:

  • DVR: 250 hours cloud DVR with Family, 1000 hours with Elite
  • Number of streams: 3 streams with Family, 5 streams with Elite.
  • Premium network add-ons: Showtime, AMC Premiere
  • Local channels and Regional Sports Networks: Yes, in some areas. To check local channel availability click here
  • Free trial: fuboTV currently offers a 5-day free trial

Read more: fuboTV channels list

Hulu Live TV

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Hulu Live TV is a fairly new entrant to the live TV streaming scene. However, it has very quickly climbed the ranks and is now understood to be the live TV streaming service with the most subscribers in the US. One of the reasons for Hulu Live TV’s quick rise is just that – it offers access to live TV streaming plus access to the standard Hulu on-demand subscription which normally costs a minimum of $5.99 per month. If you’re already paying for basic Hulu then you can deduct the cost of what you’re paying from the plan prices listed below.

Hulu Live TV current plans and prices:

Hulu Live TV Price
(p/m)
Premium Networks
(included with plan)
Live TV only$63.99
With ads$64.99
No Ads$71.99

Deal Alert: Hulu Live TV can be bundled with Disney+ and ESPN+ for $71.99/month

Hulu Live TV additional information:

  • DVR: 50 hours cloud DVR. Can upgrade to 200 hours for an additional $9.99 per month
  • Number of streams: 2 streams at the same time. Can add a third stream for an additional $9.99 per month
  • Premium network add-ons: Cinemax, HBO, Max Showtime, Starz
  • Local channels and Regional Sports Networks: Yes, in some areas. To check local channel availability click here
  • Free trial: Hulu + Live TV currently offers a 7-day free trial

Read more: Hulu Live TV channels list

Philo

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Philo has always been positioned as an affordable live TV streaming service. While the upside is the price, the downside is you might not get all of the main channels and networks you are used to. In spite of fewer channels, Philo offers good value for money through additional features, such as cloud DVR at no additional cost.

Philo current plans and prices:

Philo Price
(p/m)
Premium Networks
(included with plan)
Standard$20

Philo additional information:

  • DVR: Unlimited cloud DVR. Recordings last for 30 days
  • Number of streams: 3 streams at the same time
  • Premium network add-ons: Epix, Starz
  • Local channels and Regional Sports Networks: None
  • Free trial: Philo currently offers a 7-day free trial

Read more: Philo channels list

Sling TV

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Sling TV was one of the original live TV streaming services and therefore, you might already be familiar with what Sling TV has to offer. For those new to Slinging, the service has always been a price-conscious option. In other words, Sling TV does what it can to keep prices as low as possible. At times, this has resulted in the occasional blackout or a channel having been dropped from the lineup, but overall, Sling TV offers good value for money.

Sling TV current plans and prices:

Sling TV Price
(p/m)
Premium Networks
(included with plan)
Orange$30
Blue$30
Orange & Blue$45

Deal Alert #1: New Sling Blue or Sling Orange subscribers can currently save $10 on the first month when signing up.

Deal Alert #2: Prepay for two months of Sling TV and get a free AirTV Mini device – a saving of $79.99.

Deal Alert #3: Pre-pay for one month and get $30 in Fanatics.com store credit.

Sling TV additional information:

  • DVR: 10 hours of cloud DVR included with price. 50 hours cloud DVR available as a $5 per month add-on. Recordings last indefinitely
  • Number of streams: 1 stream with Sling Orange. 3 streams with Sling Blue. 4 streams with Sling Orange & Blue
  • Premium network add-ons: Encore, Epix, Showtime, Starz
  • Local channels and Regional Sports Networks: Yes, in some areas. To check local channel availability click here
  • Free trial: Sling TV currently doesn’t offer a free trial

Read more: Sling TV channels list

TVision

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TVision is one of the newer live TV services to arrive and is still only available to select consumers in the U.S. For example, to sign up with TVision, consumers must already be existing T-Mobile customers. Technically, TVision offers four different plans with the cheapest starting at just $10 per month. However, that $10 subscription is limited on channels, making the other plans more compatible to the other services on this list.

TVision current plans and prices:

TVision Price
(p/m)
Premium Networks
(included with plan)
Vibe$10
Live$40
Live +$50
Live Zone$60

Deal Alert: TVision is currently offering Apple TV+ free for 12 months when signing up to either the Live TV+ or Live Zone plans.

Deal Alert #2: TVision is offering an Apple TV 4K for only $99. However, the full price needs to be paid in full with the discount fulfilled as a rebate (virtual prepaid card).

TVision additional information:

  • DVR: 100 hours of cloud DVR included with all Live plans for free. Vibe subscribers can add the 100 recording hours for $5 per month add-on. Recordings last indefinitely
  • Number of streams: TVision Live plans allows subscribers to stream on up to three devices at the same time. Vibe subscribers can stream on up to two devices at the same time
  • Premium network add-ons: Epix, Showtime, Starz
  • Local channels and Regional Sports Networks: Yes, some local channels are included with Live plans. To check local channel availability click here
  • Free trial: TVision does not currently offer a free trial

Read more: TVision Live channels list

Vidgo

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Vidgo is another new live TV streaming addition and designed to cater to both English and Spanish-speaking viewers. The service looks to differentiate itself by offering additional social-based features that you won’t find with other services. For example, some of the apps come with the option to chat in groups and watch live shows and events remotely with others.

Vidgo current plans and prices:

Vidgo Price
(p/m)
Premium Networks
(included with plan)
Core$45
Plus$55
Latino$20
Latino Mas$30DAZN

Deal Alert: Vidgo is currently offering the option to sing up to the Plus plan for $10 per month for the first two months.

Vidgo additional information:

  • DVR: Vidgo currently does not offer any cloud DVR but plans to
  • Number of streams: Vidgo allows subscribers to stream on up to 3 devices at the same time
  • Premium network add-ons: None
  • Local channels and Regional Sports Networks: Vidgo does provide access to some local channels but only in select markets.
  • Free trial: Vidgo currently offers a 3-day free trial

Read more: Vidgo channels list

YouTube TV

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YouTube TV has been making its presence felt ever since launch and is a widely popular live TV service. One of the reasons is YouTube TV’s focus on features, as the base plan comes with many additional benefits. For example, cloud DVR. Some services not only charge for recording space, but are also often limited in how many movies and shows can be recorded. In contrast, YouTube TV offers an unlimited cloud DVR and recordings are stored for up to nine months.

YouTube TV current plans and prices:

YouTube TV Price
(p/m)
Premium Networks
(included with plan)
Standard $64.99

YouTube TV additional information:

  • DVR: Unlimited cloud DVR. Recordings last for 9 months
  • Number of streams: 3 streams at the same time
  • Premium networks & add-ons: Sports Plus, Acorn TV, AMC Premiere, CuriosityStream, Fox Soccer Plus, NBA League Pass, Showtime, Shudder, Sports Plus, Starz, Sundance Now, Urban Movie Channel
  • Local channels and Regional Sports Networks: Yes, in some areas. To check local channel availability click here
  • Free trial: YouTube TV currently offers a 7-day free trial

Read more: YouTube TV channels list

Updated: January 4, 2021

Streaming Clarity Staff

By Streaming Clarity Staff

The Streaming Clarity team is headed up by John Finn, the founder of the site. Here to bring you all the information you need to see through the streaming fog.

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