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YouTube TV vs AT&T TV NOW vs Vidgo vs Philo vs Hulu vs Sling TV vs FuboTV – Updated May 2020

Couple watching videos on a laptop at homeWhether you’re new to the world of cord cutting or just shopping around for a new streaming service, you may be wondering what each service has to offer and which is the right choice for you. There is no one service that will work for everyone, so we’re here to compare seven of the best live TV streaming services to help you make your choice. In this guide, we’re looking at Sling TV, AT&T TV Now, YouTube TV, Hulu with Live, fuboTV, Philo, and Vidgo.

Devices

First, let’s look at which services work with the devices you own:

Streaming Player Sling TV AT&T TV Now YouTube TV Hulu with Live fuboTV Philo Vidgo
Roku X X X X X X X
Fire TV X X X X X X X
Apple V X X X X X X X
Chromecast X X X X X X
iOS X X X X X X X
Android Phones/Tablets X X X X X X X
Android TV X X X X X
Xbox One X X X
PlayStation 4 X X

*Note: Chromecast will work on any Chromecast supported device like Android TV.

Channels

Next, here are the channels available on each service. (Note that some channel listings are for specific packages for a service, for those with multitple

Channel Sling TV Orange + Blue AT&T TV Now Max Package YouTube TV Hulu with Live fuboTV Ultra Package  Philo Vidgo Core Package
ABC X X X X
CBS X X X X
FOX X X X X X X
NBC X X X X
CW X X X X
A&E X X X X X
ABC News X X
AccuWeather X
ACC Network X X X X
Adult Swim X X
AMC X X X X
American Heroes X
Animal Planet X X X X X
Aspire X X
AXS TV X X
BBC America X X X X
BBC World News X X
beIN Sports X X
beIN Sports Espanol
BET X X X X X
BET Her X
Big Ten Network X X X X X
Bloomberg Television x
Sling TV AT&T TV Now YouTube TV Hulu with Live fuboTV Philo Vidgo
Boomerang X X
Bravo X X X X X
Cartoon Network X X X X X
CBS Sports Net X X X X
CBSN X X
Cheddar X X
Cheddar News X X
Cheddar Business X X X X X
Cheddar News X X
Cinemax X
CLEO TV X
CMT X X X X
CNBC X X X X
CNBC World X X
CNN X X X X X
CNN International X
Comedy Central X X X X X
Comedy TV
Comet X X X
Cooking Channel X
Court TV X
Sling TV AT&T TV Now YouTube TV Hulu with Live fuboTV Philo Vidgo
Cozi TV X X
Curiosity Channel X
Destination America X
Discovery X X X X X X
Discovery Family X
Discovery Life X
Disney Channel X X X X X
Disney Jr. X X X X
Disney XD X X X X
DIY Network X X
E! X X X X X
EPIX Drive-In X
ESPN X X X X X
ESPN 2 X X X X X
ESPN 3 X
ESPN Bases Loaded X
ESPN Deportes X
ESPN Goal Line X X
ESPN News X X X X
ESPN U X X X X
Sling TV AT&T TV Now YouTube TV Hulu with Live fuboTV Philo Vidgo
Food Network X X X X X X
Fox Business X X X X X
Fox Deportes X
Fox News X X X X X X
Fox Regional Sports Networks X
Freeform X X X X X
FS1 X X X X X X
FS2 X X X X X
fubo Sports Network X
Fuse X
FX X X X X X
FXM X X X X
FXX X X X X
Sling TV AT&T TV Now YouTube TV Hulu with Live fuboTV Philo Vidgo
FYI X X X
Galavision X
Get TV X
Golf Channel X X X X
Great American Country X
GSN X X
Hallmark X X X X
Hallmark Drama X X X
Hallmark Movies & Mysteries X X X
HBO X
HBO Family X
HBO Latino X
HGTV X X X X X X
History X X X X X
HLN X X X X X
IFC X X X X
Inspiration X
Investigation Discovery X X X X X X
Kids Central X
LAFC X
Law & Crime X
Lifetime X X X X X
Lifetime Movie Network X X X
Local Now X X
Logo X
Longhorn Network X X
Sling TV AT&T TV Now YouTube TV Hulu with Live fuboTV Philo Vidgo
MAV TV X
MLB Game of the Week X
MLB Network X
Motortrend X X X X X X
MSG X
MSG+ X
MSNBC X X X X X
MTV X X X X
MTV 2 X
MTV Live X
My Network TV X X
NASA X
Nat Geo X X X X X
Nat Geo Wild X X X X
NBA TV X
NBC Sports X X
NBC Sports Network X X X X X
Sling TV AT&T TV Now YouTube TV Hulu with Live fuboTV Philo Vidgo
NECN X
NESN X
Newsy X X
NFL Network X X X
NHL Network
Nick Jr. X X X X X
Nickelodeon X X X X
Nicktoons X
Olympic Channel X X X X
Ovation X
OWN X X X X
Oxygen X X X X
Pac-12 X X
Sling TV AT&T TV Now YouTube TV Hulu with Live fuboTV Philo Vidgo
Paramount X X X X X
PBS X
PBS Kids X
People TV X
Pop X X X
Revolt X X
Science Channel X
SEC Network X X X X
Showtime
Smithsonian X X X
SNY X
Sling TV AT&T TV Now YouTube TV Hulu with Live fuboTV Philo Vidgo
Stadium X X
Start TV X
Sundance TV X X X
SyFy X X X X X
Tastemade X X
TBS X X X X X
TeenNick X X
Telemundo X X X X
Tennis Channel X X
TLC X X X X X X
TNT X X X X X
Travel Channel X X X X X X
Tru TV X X X X X
TUDN X
Turner Classic Movies X X X X
TVG X
TV Land X X X X
TYT X
Unimas X
Universal Kids X X X X
Universo X X
Univision X
UP TV X X
USA X X X X X
VH1 X X X X
Vice X X X X X
WE TV X X X
Weather Channel X
YES X
YouTube Originals X

Number of Streams

Sling TV will allow you to stream on one device at a time for Sling Orange, 3  devices at once for Sling Blue, or 4 devices at once with a Sling Orange + Sling Blue subscription.

AT&T TV Now allows you to watch on up to 3 screens at once.

YouTube TV allows for 3 streams at once both inside and outside of your home.

Hulu with Live starts with 2 streams but you can add more for $14.99 per month.

fuboTV allows 2 streams at once or 3 streams with the Family Share Add-On for $5.99 per month.

Philo allows 3 streams at once both inside and outside of your home.

Vidgo allows subscribers to stream on up to 3 screens at once.

DVR

Sling TV now has a free 10 hour DVR for all Sling TV customers. If you want more Sling TV offers 50 hours of DVR space with no recording expiration for $5 a month.

AT&T TV Now comes with 500 hours of DVR storage.

YouTube TV has unlimited DVR storage and will keep shows for 9 months.

Hulu with Live starts with 50 hours of storage. If you want more storage or the ability to fast forward you can pay $14.99 a month.

fuboTV offers 30 hours of personal cloud DVR storage with no expiration and an Advanced DVR for $9.99/month, which includes 500 hours.

Philo includes an unlimited 30-day DVR.

Vidgo says a DVR is coming soon.

Which Streaming Service Should You Choose?

Hopefully looking at the channels and features for these live TV streaming service has helped you narrow down your choices. Before subscribing, be sure to take advantage of free trials to see how you like the interface of each, how it looks on your TV, computer, and mobile devices, and which offers the user experience that works best for you.

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