Read our Sling TV information guide below and learn about the internet television service from Dish Network today, including price, basic features, advantages, and more.

The Sling TV information below includes all of the basic information for prospective buyers and users of Sling TV. It’s designed to give you some basic information and tips to get you started into Sling TV and what the service offers.


Sling TV information

Service Name: Sling TV
Parent Company: Dish Network
Date Unveiled / Launched: January 5th, 2015 / February 9th, 2015
Number of Current Users: 1.3 Million
Packages: Sling Orange = $20 per month – 33 channels, 1 concurrent stream
Sling Blue = $40 per month – 44 channel plus video-on-demand & original content, 3 concurrent streams
Extra packages available
$5/month per extra concurrent stream
DVR Capabilities: 100 hours per account
Available Apps: Windows, Mac, iOS, Android, Chromecast, Roku, Amazon Fire TV & Fire Stick, Android TV, Apple TV (4th gen), Xbox One, LG Smart TVs, Channel Master DVR+
Direct Sign Up Link: Click here to visit Sling TV’s website


Sling TV Information – Basic Channel List:

Basic Tier – $5 (must be purchased with either the Orange or Blue tier below): A&E, AMC, AXS TV, BBC America, Bloomberg, Cartoon Network/Adult Swim, Cheddar, CNN, Comedy Central, El Rey, Flama, Food Network, Galavisión, HGTV, History, IFC, Lifetime, Local Now, Maker, Newsy, Polaris TV, TBS, TNT, Travel Channel, and Viceland

Orange Tier – +$15: ACC, ESPN Network, Extra, Disney Channel, ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3, and Freeform

Blue Tier – +$20: BET, Bravo, Comcast SportsNet (only if you live in a region that has a local network), Fox On-Demand, Fox (local station. Available in Atlanta; Austin; Charlotte; Chicago; DallasFort Worth; Detroit; Gainesville, Florida; Houston; Los Angeles; MinneapolisSt. Paul; New York City; Orlando; Philadelphia; Phoenix; San FranciscoOaklandSan Jose; TampaSt. Petersburg; and Washington D.C.), Fox Sports 1, Fox Sports 2, Fox Sports Networks (available only in a region served by Fox Sports Network), FX, National Geographic east, NBC (local station, if available), NBCSN, NFL Network, Nick Jr., Syfy, truTV, Univision, UniMas, and USA Network


Sling TV Information – Addon Channel Packages

In addition to the packages above, check out good Sling TV information regarding bonus channels you can add on to your service:

Sports Extra ($5 for Orange tier subscribers, $10 for Blue tier subscribers) – beIN Sports, Campus Insiders 1, Campus Insiders 2, Campus Insiders 3,, NBA TV, NHL Network, Outside Television, Pac-12 Arizona, Pac-12 Bay, Pac-12 Los Angeles, Pac-12 Mountain, Pac-12 Oregon, Pac-12 Washington, and Univision Deportes Network, plus:
with Orange tier only: ESPN Bases Loaded, ESPN Buzzer Beater, ESPN Goal Line, ESPN News, ESPNU, SEC Network, SEC Network
with Blue tier only: Golf Channel, NFL RedZone

Kids Extra ($5) – BabyTV, Boomerang, Ducktv, Nick Jr., Nicktoons, SupereÑe, Sling Kids, and TeenNick, plus:
with Orange tier only: Disney Junior, Disney XD

Hollywood Extra ($5) – Epix (including Epix 2, Epix Hits, and Epix Drive-In), Fandor, HDNet Movies, SundanceTV, and Turner Classic Movies

World News Extra ($5) – BBC World News, CCTV News, Euronews, France 24, HLN, NDTV, News 18 India, RT, and The Blaze, plus:
with Orange tier only: Fusion
with Blue tier only: CNBC, MSNBC

Lifestyle Plus Extra ($5) – Cooking Channel, DIY Network, FYI, Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, LMN, truTV, VH1, Vibrant TV, and WE tv, plus
with Orange tier only: BET
with Blue tier only: E!, Oxygen

Comedy Plus Extra ($5) – CMT, Game Show Network, Logo, MTV, MTV2, Spike, truTV, and TV Land

Broadcast Extra (with Orange tier only) ($5) – ABC, Univision, UniMas

World Cricket Extra ($5) – Willow

Heartland Extra ($5) – Family Net, Outdoor Channel, Sportsman Channel, PixL, World Fishing Network, and RFD-TV

HBO ($15) – HBO East, HBO West, HBO On Demand

Cinemax ($10) – Cinemax East, Cinemax West, Cinemax On-Demand

Showtime ($10) – Showtime East, Showtime West, Showtime 2, Showcase, Showtime Beyond, Showtime Extreme, Showtime next, Showtime Women, and Showtime on-Demand

Starz ($9) – Starz East, Starz West, Starz Edge, Starz Comedy, Starz Kids & Family, Starz Encore, and Starz On-Demand

MEXICO ($5) – Multimedios Televisión, AZ Clic, TeleFórmula, Milenio Televisión, AZ Cinema, Teleritmo, Video Rola, and AZ Corazon

Best of Spanish TV ($5) – AZ Cinema, AZ Clic, Azteca, AZ Corazón, BabyTV, Bandamax, beIN Sports, beIN Sports ñ, Cbeebies, Cine Sony Television, Cinelatino, De Película, DP Clásico, ESPN Deportes†, FOROtv, Galavisión, NBC Universo‡, NTN24, Pasiones, TeleFórmula, Telehit, TeLe-Romantica, UniMás, Univision, Univision Deportes, Univision tlnovelas, El Financiero Bloomberg TV, Vme Kids, INTI Network, Estrella TV, and Zee Mundo

Caribe Extra ($5) – CUBAMAX TV, Telemicro Internacional, TV Quisqueya, Teleuniverso, Cinelatino, Pasiones, and WAPA America

Espana Extra ($5) – Antena 3, MIS Películas, SupereÑe, TeLe-Romantica, and TVE

Sudamerica Extra ($5) – Caracol TV, Ecuavisa Internacional, NTN24, Nuestra Tele, RCN Novelas, TV Venezuela, Bolivia TV, and TyC Sports

HINDI MINI ($5) – Aaj Talk, B4U Music, Food Food, NDTV 24×7, News18, Sony SAB, Sony Mix, and Zoom

CHINESE MINI ($5) – Beijing TV, CCTV, CCTV-Entertainment, CCTV News, China Movie, Dragon TV, Hunan Satellite TV, Jiangsu International Channel, Phoenix InfoNews, Phoenix North America Chinese Channel, and Shenzhen Television

ITALIANO MINI ($10) – LA7, Rai Italia, and RaiNews24


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