With both services recently seeing channel additions along with price hikes, it’s time for a side by side comparison of YouTube TV and fuboTV to help you decide which is the right choice for you.
Plans and Pricing
In June, YouTube announced a price hike to $64.99/month at the same time that the service added a set of new channels from ViacomCBS.
In July, fuboTV announced that it would raise the price of its Family plan to $64.99/month. Those with the less expensive Standard plan were automatically moved to the Family plan unless they opted out. The price of the Standard plan went up to $60/month.
These are the channels included with a YouTube TV plan vs. a fuboTV Family plan.
Keep in mind that some channels, like regional sports networks, are not available in all locations. Be sure to enter your zipcode on each service’s homepage to see exactly which channels you’ll get.
Each service also has add-on channels, allowing you to watch more content for an additional monthly fee.
|fuboTV Family||YouTube TV|
|BBC World News||x|
|BeIN Sports 4-8||x|
|BeIN Sports Español||x|
|Big Ten Network||x||x|
|CBS Sports Network||x||x|
|fubo Sports Network||x||x|
|Hallmark Movies & Mysteries||x|
|MLB Game of the Week||x|
|Nat Geo Wild||x|
|NBC Sports Network||x||x|
|Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN)||x||x|
|TUDN Extra 1-11||x|
|The Weather Channel||x|
YouTube TV allows you to stream simultaneously on up to 3 devices. You’ll also have the option to set up 6 profiles for each account, so everyone in the family can personalize their profile with their favorite content.
With fuboTV, you can stream on up to 3 screens at once. This feature lets up to six users within a subscription personalize their fuboTV experience. with their favorite channels and DVR content.
A YouTube TV subscription comes with unlimited Cloud DVR storage. You can record shows simultaneously and watch from any of your devices.
fuboTV’s Family plan comes with 500 hours of Cloud DVR space.
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Jess Barnes attended Edinboro University and spent years working in nonprofit before taking up freelance writing in 2012. Jess has been working for Cord Cutters News since 2017.