fuboTV vs Sling TV: Which is the Better Deal? We Take a Look (Updated August 2019)




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3 men watching sports on tvWhile there are many live TV streaming services to choose from, two stand out when it comes to sports. In this post, we’re updating our comparison of fuboTV and Sling Orange from Sling TV.

Plans and Pricing

fuboTV doesn’t have multiple packages to choose from but does have a standard plan with a lengthy list of add-ons to customize your viewing experience. A fuboTV subscription costs $54.99/month.

When subscribing to Sling TV, you can choose between Sling Orange and Sling Blue. Both have a regular price of $25 per month. Recently, Sling introduced the Total TV Deal. That deal offers seven of Sling’s add-on channels, along with 50 hours of Cloud DVR storage for an extra $20/month. That brings the total of Sling Orange and the Total TV Deal to $45/month.

Channel and Price Comparison

With fuboTV, you’ll get 93 channels for $54.99/month, making the cost 59 cents per channel.

For Sling Orange with the Total TV Deal, you’ll pay $45/month for 102 channels, or 44 cents per channel.

Channel Lineups

These are the channels you’ll get with a fuboTV subscription.

  • A&E
  • Adult Swim
  • AMC
  • Animal Planet
  • BBC America
  • beIN SPORTS (multiple channels)
  • BET
  • Big Ten Network (multiple channels)
  • Bravo
  • Cartoon Network
  • CBS (select markets)
  • CBS News
  • CBS Sports Network
  • Cheddar
  • CMT
  • CNBC
  • CNN
  • Comedy Central
  • Comet
  • Cozi
  • CS (select makrkets)
  • Discovery
  • E!
  • Food Network
  • FOX (select markets)
  • FOX Business Network
  • FOX Deportes
  • FOX Nwes Channel
  • FS1
  • FS2
  • fubo Sports Network
  • Fuse
  • FX
  • FXM
  • FXX
  • FYI
  • Galavision
  • Gold Channel
  • Hallmark Channel
  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
  • Hallmark Drama
  • HGTV
  • History
  • HLN
  • IFC
  • Investigation Discovery
  • Lifetime
  • LMN
  • LocalNow
  • MotorTrend
  • MTV
  • Nat Geo Wild
  • National Geographic
  • NBA TV
  • NBC (select markets)
  • NBC Universo
  • NFL Network
  • Nickelodeon
  • Nick Jr.
  • Olympic Channel
  • OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network
  • Oxygen
  • Pac-12 Network
  • Paramount Network
  • Pop
  • Smithsonian Channel
  • Sundance TV
  • Syfy
  • TBS
  • Telemundo (select markets)
  • The Weather Channel
  • TLC
  • TNT
  • Travel Channel
  • truTV
  • TUDN
  • Turner Classic Movies
  • TV Land
  • TVG
  • Unimas
  • Universal Kids
  • Univision
  • USA
  • VH1
  • Viceland
  • WE TV

And here’s what you’ll get with Sling Orange and the Total TV Deal.

  • A&E
  • AMC
  • AXS TV
  • BBC America
  • Bloomberg Television
  • Cartoon Network
  • Cheddar Business
  • Cheddar News
  • CNN
  • Comedy Central
  • Comet
  • Disney Channel
  • Epix Drive-In
  • ESPN
  • ESPN 2
  • ESPN 3
  • ESPN ACC Extra
  • Food Network
  • Freeform
  • Fuse
  • HGTV
  • History Channel
  • IFC
  • Investigation Discovery
  • Lifetime
  • Local Now
  • Motor Trend
  • Newsy
  • Stadium
  • TBS
  • TNT
  • Travel Channel
  • Viceland

Sports Extra

  • MLB Network
  • MLB Strikezone
  • NBA TV
  • Pac 12 Network
  • ESPN U
  • ESPN News
  • NHL Network
  • beIN Sports
  • ESPN Goal Line
  • Bases Loaded
  • Stadium Plus 1
  • Outside TV
  • Tennis Channel

Kids Extra

  • Disney Junior
  • Disney XD
  • Nick Jr.
  • Nick Toons
  • Teen Nick
  • Boomerang
  • Baby Jr.
  • Duck TV

News Extra

  • BBC World News
  • The Blaze
  • HLN
  • W Network
  • Fusion
  • Euro News
  • News 18
  • RT America
  • CGTN
  • Sci
  • NewsMax TV
  • FS TV

Lifestyle Extra

  • VH1
  • BET
  • Cooking Channel
  • DIY Network
  • FYI
  • Hallmark Channel
  • WE TV
  • Lifetime Movies
  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
  • Hallmark Drama
  • Z Living

Heartland Extra

  • World Fishing Network
  • Sportsman Channel
  • Outdoor Channel
  • Ride TV
  • RFD TV
  • Pixl
  • Cowboy Channel
  • American Heroes Channel
  • Destination America

Hollywood Extra

  • Reelz
  • HDNET Movies
  • Sundance TV
  • Turner Classic Movies
  • CineMoi
  • Film Detective

Comedy Extra

  • MTV
  • Tru TV
  • MTV2
  • CMT
  • Logo
  • Game Show Network
  • TV Land
  • Revolt

Simultaneous Viewing

With a fuboTV account, you can stream on up to 2 devices simultaneously. If you upgrade with the Family Share Add-On, you’ll be able to watch on up to 3 devices at once.

Sling Orange allows one stream at a time. If you add Sling Blue, you’ll also had 3 additional streams.

Cloud DVR

Each fuboTV subscription includes 30 hours of Cloud DVR storage. Recordings are saved indefinitely. There’s also an option to upgrade to Cloud DVR Plus, giving you 500 hours of Cloud DVR storage for an additional $9.99/month.

Along with the seven add-ons, the Total TV deal from Sling TV includes the Cloud DVR add-on. With that add-on, you’ll get 50 hours of DVR storage, the ability to record and watch live TV, fast forward through commercials, keep your recordings for as long as you’re a customer, and record multiple shows at once.

Which of these two streaming services would you choose? Let us know in the comments below!

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