Read our Playstation Vue information guide below and learn about the internet television service from Sony today, including price, basic features, advantages, and more.

The Playstation Vue information below includes all of the basic information for prospective buyers and users of Playstation Vue. It’s designed to give you some basic information and tips to get you started into Playstation Vue and what the service offers. You can check out our Sling TV information guide for comparisons between the two services.

Playstation Vue information

Service Name: Playstation Vue
Parent Company: Sony
Date Unveiled / Launched: January 7th, 2014 / March 18th, 2015
Number of Current Users: 400,000
Packages: Playstation Vue has 4 different packages (Access, Core, Elite, and Ultra), plus 8 add-on packages. Each package has a “Slim” version which is only for US markets where local affiliates of NBC, CBS, ABC, and Fox are not available).
DVR Capabilities: 28 days per show
Available Apps: Playstation 3, Playstation 4, Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, Chromecast, Roku, Amazon Fire TV & Fire Stick, Android TV, Apple TV (4th gen),
Direct Sign Up Link: Click here to visit the Playstation Vue website

Playstation Vue Information – Basic Channel List: 

Access Tier – $40 (or $30 for the Slim option) – ABC, AMC, Animal Planet, BBC America, Bravo, Cartoon Network, CBS, CNBC, CNN, CNN International, Destination America, Discovery Channel, Discovery Family, Disney Channel, Disney Junior, Disney XD, DIY Network, E!, ESPN, ESPN 2, Food Network, Fox, Fox Business Network, Fox News Channel, Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports 2, Freeform, FX, FXX, HGTV, HLN, Investigation Discovery, MSNBC, MyNetworkTV, National Geographic Channel, NBC, NBCSN, NECN, OWN, Oxygen, Pop, Science Channel, SyFy, TBS, Telemundo, TLC, TNT, Travel Channel, TruTV, USA Network, and WeTV

Core Tier – $45 (or $35 for Slim option) – Access Tier + BeIN Sports, Big Ten Network, Comcast SportsNet, ESPNews, ESPNU, Fox Sports Networks‡, Golf Channel, IFC, MLB Network, NBA TV, NFL Network, NESN‡, SEC Network, SundanceTV, Turner Classic Movies, and YES

Elite Tier – $55 (or $45 for Slim option) – Access Tier + American Heroes Channel, BBC World News, Boomerang, Chiller, CNBC World, Cooking Channel, Discovery Life, Eleven Sports Network, Epix Hits, ESPN Deportes, Esquire Network, Fox Deportes, Fusion, FX Movie Channel, Hi-YAH!, Impact, Machinima, MGM HD, Nat Geo Wild, Outside Television, Polaris TV, Sony Movie Channel, Sprout, Universal HD, and Velocity

Ultra Tier – $75 (or $65 for Slim option) – Access Tier + HBO (East and West feeds) and Showtime (East and West feeds)


Playstation Vue Information – Addon Channel Packages

In addition to the packages above, check out bonus channels you can add on to your Playstation Vue service:

  • Fox Soccer Plus – $15 per month
  • NFL Redzone – $40 per season
  • HBO (live + HBO On Demand) – $15 per month
  • Cinemax (live + On Demand) – $15 per month
  • Showtime (live.+ On Demand) – $14 per month (or $11.50 to Playstation Plus members)
  • Epix Hits (live.+ On Demand) – $4 per month
  • Español Pack (BeIN Sports Español, Cine Sony Television, CNN en Español, Discovery en Español, Discovery Familia, Fox Deportes, Fox Life, Nat Geo Mundo, NBC Universo) – $5 per month
  • Machinima – $2 per month
  • Polaris TV – $3 per month


Hopefully that gives you a good idea about what is included in Playstation Vue at a basic level. Keep checking our home page for more detailed Playstation Vue information in the future.