PlayStation Vue Adds More Local Channels


By

on

in


Person-of-Interest-CBSSony’s PlayStation Vue service has continued to slowly add local channels. Back in July, PlayStation Vue added nine CBS affiliates and now is adding five more.

PlayStation Vue has added CBS to the following markets:

  • Atlanta
  • Hartford & New Haven
  • Kansas City
  • Phoenix (Prescott)
  • St. Louis

That brings the total number of markets that PlayStation Vue has local channels in to 39. Most of the markets that are getting the new CBS affiliates should still stay at their current prices but some are getting close to the $10 price jump.

PlayStation Vue adds $10 to any market that has “most major live local broadcast stations” according to their website. We have yet to get a firm answer on what the exact number of local channels is that will force your bill to jump $10 a month, but it seems to be four or five.

This move by PlayStation Vue gives it more local CBS stations than Sling TV; however, Sling TV still has more local channels in more markets—with over 50 markets offering local channels. Note: Sling TV does not have any CBS stations on their service.

Once again we are seeing Sling and PlayStation Vue playing chess in their efforts to offer more features, channels, and options.

Please follow us on Facebook and Twitter for more news, tips, and reviews.

Need cord cutting tech support? Join our new Cord Cutting Tech Support Facebook Group for help

Disclaimer: To address the growing use of ad blockers we now use affiliate links to sites like http://Amazon.com, streaming services, and others. Affiliate links help sites like Cord Cutters News, LLC stay open. Affiliate links cost you nothing but help me support my family. We do not allow paid reviews on this site. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

* indicates required

Please select all the ways you would like to hear from :

You can unsubscribe at any time by clicking the link in the footer of our emails. For information about our privacy practices, please visit our website.

We use Mailchimp as our marketing platform. By clicking below to subscribe, you acknowledge that your information will be transferred to Mailchimp for processing. Learn more about Mailchimp’s privacy practices here.