AT&T TV NOW vs Hulu: Which Live Streaming Service is Worth the Price?




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Teenager girl with remote control laying down and watching tv eating popcorn.AT&T TV NOW and Hulu with Live are both increasing their prices. In this post, we’re taking a look at what each has to offer.

Plans and Pricing

Hulu with Live will be raising its price to $54.99/month as of December 18. Hulu with Live includes all of the on-demand content of the basic packages, an expanded on-demand library, and live channels.

AT&T TV NOW has already increased its price to $65/month for the Plus package and $85/month for the Max package.


To find the right live TV streaming service for you, start by comparing the channels offered by each of your options. Keep in mind that the channels will vary slightly based on location and the local channels offered in your area.

Hulu with Live TV AT&T TV NOW Plus
ABC x x
ABC News Live x
A&E x
AccuWeather x
Animal Planet x
Audience x
Big Ten Network x
Boomerang x x
Bravo x x
Cartoon Network x x
CBS x x
CBS Sports Network x
Cheddar x x
CNBC x x
CNBC World x
CNN x x
CNN International x
Cozi TV x
CW x x
Discovery Channel x
Disney Channel x x
Disney Jr. x x
Disney XD x x
E! x x
ESPN x x
ESPN2 x x
ESPNews x
ESPN College Extra x
ESPN Bases Loaded x
ESPN Goal Line x
FOX x x
FOX Business x x
FOX News x x
Food Network x
FS1 x x
FS2 x
Freeform x x
FX x x
FXM x x
FXX x x
HBO Family x
HBO Latino x
Hallmark Channel x
History Channel x
HLN x x
Investigation Discovery x
Lifetime x
MotorTrend x
My Network TV x
NBC x x
NBC Golf x
NBC SN x x
National Geographic x x
Nat Geo Wild x x
Nickelodeon x
Nick Jr. x
Olympic Channel x
Ovation x
Oxygen x x
Pop x
Revolt x
Smithsonian Channel x
SyFy x x
TBS x x
Turner Classic Movies x x
Telemundo x x
TNT x x
Travel Channel x
Tru TV x x
Universal Kids x x
USA x x
VH1 x
Viceland x

Simultaneous Viewing

Hulu with Live TV allows two simultaneous streams. There’s also an option to upgrade to Unlimited Screens for $9.99/month.

AT&T TV NOW also allows two simultaneous streams. You can add a third screen for $5/month.

Cloud DVR

Hulu with Live TV comes with 50 hours of Cloud DVR storage to record and watch content. You can also upgrade to the Enhanced Cloud DVR package to increase your storage to 200 hours for $9.99/month.

Cloud DVR is now included with AT&T TV NOW packages. You’ll get 20 hours of recording time, with content stored for up to 30 days.

Which of these two streaming services are your choice for watching live TV? With the price hikes, will you be switching to another live streaming service? Let us know in the comments!

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