A lot of people are opting for free TV streaming options which are available in the market. While our parents are satisfied with the old cable operators, a lot of young crowd chooses to opt for streaming options instead due to a plethora of reasons. Some of the most common include-
- Satellite streaming services are Ad Free.
- They provide superior quality videos and sounds.
- Most of the times, they are not contractual, so you can cancel the subscription any time.
- Allows you to stream on more than one device.
- Provides a plethora of channel options.
And because these benefits are too hard to ignore, one will willingly opt for satellite streaming device any day. But, choosing the correct one is a task as there are enough options in the market already. With a range of options to choose from, one must also keep in mind what they are exactly looking for in the streaming service which will ease out the selection process. Let’s compare two options which are prominent in the market right now.
Sling TV vs Playstation Vue?
Sling TV is a satellite network which is owned by Dish Network. It is popular due to its unique an affordable pricing plans along with great channel options. The ad-on services are also quite cheap and you also get to customize your own plan. The network is quick, and has a super-friendly mobile application which has intuitive interface and Live streaming options as well.
- You can read indepth Sling.tv review from our recent blog post.
PlayStation Vue is a venture of Sony into the world of Skinny Bundles. However, it does not provide games here like the Playstation concept. Unlike Sling TV, one has to go through a sign up process in the beginning. You may choose to use your PlayStation credentials in order to create the account. It’s pricing is a bit higher than its competitors but it does provide you with Unlimited DVR storage.
The best medium to decide which one to opt for is inspecting the features of both the Skinny Bundles.
Features of Sling.tv
The features of Sling TV include the following-
- Sling TV provides more than 266 live channel counts.
- 7 Days Free trial available for all new users.
- Wide range of add-on options.
- 1080 HD quality streaming option with superior sound quality.
- Allows streaming of 4 devices at the same time.
- Pocket friendly prices.
- Easy package options.
Features of Playstation Vue
The features of PlayStation Vue include the following-
- Unlimited DVR storage.
- 1080 HD streaming option.
- Allows streaming of 5 devices simultaneously.
- Streaming Showbox App videos supported.
- It provides more than 155 live channel counts.
- Playstation Vue has 14 days free Trial.
Sling.tv – Sling TV has a 7 day Free Trial which is highly recommended before you purchase its plans. The monthly plan for Sling Orange is for $25, Sling Blue is for $24 and Sling Blue+ Sling Orange is for $40. The add-ons are available for $5 per month.
Playstation Vue – Playstation Vue offers a 5 day free trial which you can choose to opt for before you subscribe to its monthly plans. They house Access Plan for $44.99 pm, Core Plan for $49.99 pm, Elite Plan for $59.99 pm and Ultra Plan for $79.99 pm.
While a lot of people may choose for Playstation Vue as it is a Sony venture, but we have satisfied reviews from Sling TV users. This is mainly because it offers customizable plans at a pocket friendly rate. Also, the streaming option is fast and easy to use. Also, Playstation Vue does not offer some of the most popular channels. On the other hand, Sling TV is affordable and offers you its best with some of the most popular streaming content.