The increasingly popular Sling TV streaming service now supports the Chromecast streaming stick on Android and iOS phones and tablets through its live and on-demand Internet TV app, with support for PC and Mac laptops coming very soon. Sling TV customers can download the Chromecast-compatible app in the Google Play store, iTunes or through the Chromecast app.
New SlingTV customers are eligible for limited-time offers. New SlingTV customers who prepay for three months of the core “Best of Live TV” package get a free Chromecast device. Already got one? No problem. Existing Chromecast owners get a free two-month SlingTV trial.
Sling TV’s “Best of Live TV” includes more than 20 channels for $20 per month. The core package delivers ESPN, ESPN2, AMC, A&E, TNT, HISTORY, H2, TBS, Food Network, HGTV, Travel Channel, IFC, El Rey, Adult Swim, Cartoon Network, ABC Family, Disney Channel, CNN, Bloomberg TV, Lifetime and Galavisión.
Visit www.sling.com/programming for more information about Sling TV’s channel. Users have various settings and can pause live TV or watch something that aired up to 72 hours ago. Sling TV customers can also customize their streaming service with additional packages including “Kids Extra”,“Sports Extra”, “World News Extra”, “Hollywood Extra”, “Deportes Extra” and “Lifestyle Extra” plus the addition of HBO® for $15 per month.
In addition to Chromecast support, Sling TV’s device portfolio also includes Amazon Fire TV, Fire TV Stick, Fire tablets, Android TV platforms including Google’s Nexus Player, current-generation Roku players and Roku TV models, Xbox One, Android and iOS devices, Macs and PCs.
– Michael Siebenaler