Category: PlayStation Vue

PlayStation Vue shutting down January 30; Our picks for best alternatives

What was once the best streaming service is no more. Sony has announced that it will shut down PlayStation Vue on January 30, 2020, leaving its customers wondering where they’ll be able to get the same superior streaming quality. In a crowded space with so many options to choose from, many consumers stayed loyal to PlayStation Vue because of its extensive offering of channels (more than any other streaming service) and great features such as Multiview and excellent DVR. Not surprisingly, Sony didn’t take any of the blame for the failure of PlayStation Vue. According to the company, “Unfortunately, the ... Read more

beIN SPORTS returns to PlayStation Vue streaming service

Sports networks beIN SPORTS and beIN SPORTS en Español have now returned to the PlayStation Vue streaming service in a boost for the US-based broadcaster. In June 2017, PlayStation Vue stopped streaming beIN SPORTS after a dispute over the fair market value of the network that carries a lot of soccer programming including LaLiga, Ligue 1, Copa Libertadores and more. Now, in time for the return of the 2019/20 European seasons as well as the Africa Cup of Nations tournament that’s currently running, beIN SPORTS is available on the Core package of PlayStation Vue. beIN SPORTS en Español is then ... Read more

Streaming services price comparison

We’ve created a streaming services price comparison that include the major players such as Sling TV and DIRECTV NOW as well as several streaming platforms that you may not be as familiar with. When it comes to deciding which streaming service is best, pricing is important. But so too is the value you get for your money. Not every streaming service is the same, and the channels that each service offers vary greatly. Let’s face it, the number of streaming options available is sometimes bewildering. That’s why we created the helpful pricing comparison of streaming services in United States below ... Read more

YouTube TV vs ESPN+ vs B/R Live vs NBC Sports Gold vs Sling TV comparison

When it comes to finding a soccer leagues streaming comparison guide, it’s important to select one that includes coverage of the soccer leagues and tournaments that you enjoy watching the most. Sometimes trying to find that information isn’t as easy as you would expect, which is why we’ve created a soccer leagues comparison guide (see below). The soccer leagues comparison includes the top soccer leagues from Europe and the Americas, and where you can find them across the popular streaming services such as YouTube TV, ESPN+, B/R Live, NBC Sports Gold, Sling TV, PlayStation Vue and more. Many of the ... Read more

How to stream the World Cup in English and Spanish with PlayStation Vue

With millions of Americans tuning in to watch the 2018 FIFA World Cup, one of the best ways to experience the tournament is with a free trial to PlayStation Vue, a leading legal streaming provider. Don’t be fooled by the name. With PlayStation Vue, you don’t need a PlayStation video game console. PlayStation Vue is an Internet-based live TV service that’s available on streaming devices such as PS4, Apple TV, Amazon Fire, Roku, PC and Mac and mobile devices. Plus it can be viewed on a tablet and can be cast to Chromecast from a mobile phone. With PlayStation Vue, ... Read more

More local channels available than ever before via legal streaming providers

With all of the many benefits of legal streaming, one challenge of cutting the cord is being able to watch your local channels for news and sports on NBC, FOX, ABC and CBS. You could buy a pair of Rabbit Ears or an indoor HD antenna. But ideally, having those local channels integrated into your streaming provider should be your platform of choice. Thankfully, streaming providers such as DIRECTV NOW, fuboTV, YouTube TV and PlayStation Vue are adding local channels at a rapid pace so you won’t miss out on your favorite games and television shows. And for soccer fans, ... Read more

PlayStation Vue vs. Sling TV vs. fuboTV comparison of top streaming services

Between PlayStation Vue, Sling TV and fuboTV, which is the better streaming service for residents in the United States? The short answer is it depends on you. Each streaming service is different in many ways. Not every streaming service offers the same channels. Some offer DVR functionality, some do not. The pricing is different with each one, and each of them offers different special offers. So, at the end of the day, it all depends what you and your family or partner wants or needs. To make the process easier, we’ve compiled the most up-to-date listing of all of the ... Read more

PlayStation Vue raises prices and removes cheapest streaming package

In another blow to soccer fans who subscribe to PlayStation Vue just weeks after beIN SPORTS was removed and access to non-TV Premier League games were blocked, Sony has announced that it has removed its cheapest entry-level streaming package and raised prices across all subscription packages. As of this week, PlayStation Vue‘s entry-level Slim packages have been eliminated. Previously, those Slim packages began at $29.99/month and were available in those markets where Vue didn’t have access to stream live, local channels. If you’re a current subscriber to PlayStation Vue, Sony says that “you will keep your current price for three ... Read more