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How to Cut the Cord with Hulu & Save Money But Still Watch The Shows You Enjoy

Hulu LogoWith the much anticipated updated grid guide going live on devices over the past few weeks, Hulu is becoming an even more user friendly alternative to cable.

Today, we’re sharing more information about Hulu with Live TV to show you how you can cut the cord and watch TV with this streaming service instead.

What is Hulu with Live TV?

Hulu with Live TV is the live tier of Hulu’s subscriptions. Hulu with Live is the option that includes all of the on-demand content of the basic packages, an expanded on-demand library, and live channels. The Hulu with Live TV plan costs $44.99 per month.

How Can I Watch?

You can watch Hulu with Live on the following devices:

  • Android phones and tablets
  • Android TV
  • Apple TV
  • Chromecast
  • Echo Show
  • Fire Tablets
  • Fire TV and Fire TV Stick
  • iPhones and iPads
  • LG TV
  • Nintendo Switch
  • Mac and PC browsers
  • PlayStation 3
  • PlayStation 4
  • Roku and Roku Stick
  • Samsung TV
  • VIZIO SmartCast TVs
  • Windows 10
  • Xbox 360
  • Xbox One

What Channels Will I Get?

You can watch all of these channels live with Hulu.

  • ABC
  • ABC News Live
  • A&E
  • Animal Planet
  • Big Ten Network
  • Boomerang
  • Bravo
  • Cartoon Network
  • CBS
  • CBSN
  • CBS Sports Network
  • Cheddar
  • CNBC
  • CNN
  • CNN International
  • Cozi TV
  • CW
  • Discovery Channel
  • Disney Channel
  • Disney Jr.
  • Disney XD
  • E!
  • ESPN
  • ESPN2
  • ESPNews
  • ESPNU
  • ESPN College Extra
  • ESPN Bases Loaded
  • ESPN Goal Line
  • FOX
  • FOX Business
  • FOX News
  • Food Network
  • FS1
  • FS2
  • Freeform
  • FX
  • FXM
  • FXX
  • HGTV
  • History Channel
  • HLN
  • Investigation Discovery
  • Lifetime
  • MSNBC
  • MotorTrend
  • NASA
  • NBC
  • NBC Golf
  • NBCSN
  • National Geographic
  • Nat Geo Wild
  • Olympic Channel
  • Oxygen
  • Pop
  • SEC ESPN
  • Smithsonian Channel
  • SyFy
  • TBS
  • Turner Classic Music
  • Telemundo
  • TLC
  • TNT
  • Travel Channel
  • Tru TV
  • Universal Kids
  • USA
  • Viceland

Can I Record Content?

Yes. Every Hulu with Live TV subscription comes with 50 hours of Cloud DVR storage to record and watch content. You can also upgrade to the Enhanced Cloud DVR package to increase your storage to 200 hours.

Can I Watch on Multiple Devices?

You can. Hulu with Live TV allows users to watch on two devices simultaneously. You can also add the Unlimited Screens add-on for an additional monthly fee.

What’s The New Grid Guide?

Hulu has reorganized the way users find and watch content on the platform. The new guide has the following features:

  • Access a full two-week grid guide that lets viewers see what’s ahead, record upcoming shows, movies, and games in advance, and channel surf to their heart’s content.
  • Add channels to “My Channels” that allows for access to their favorite channels and programs directly from Home and the Live Guide.
  • Easily find recommended TV shows and movies that are airing on live TV right now from Home.
  • Browse live content collections to quickly jump to sports, news, movies, and kids content that’s live right now and coming up in the future.

The new guide has been rolling out on devices including Android TV, iOS, and Fire TV recently. We’ll post updates when more devices get the update.

Are you using Hulu? Let us know what you think about this streaming service in the comments below.

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