The popular live and on-demand internet streaming service Sling TV releases its Windows 10 app. With this service, you can watch live or on-demand sports, lifestyle, family, news and other genres from ESPN, Disney, AMC, Comedy Central, HGTV, TNT, TBS, Fox and NBC (select markets only), A&E, VICELAND and CNN. Its plan starts at USD20.00 per month with add-on or “Extras” for USD5.00 per month for genre-based channels like Sports, Kids, Comedy, Hollywood, and more. It also offers a 7-day trial. The UWP app takes advantage of the Windows 10 features like Live Tiles and Cortana Voice Integration. Although the app is UWP, it is not yet available for Windows 10 Mobile. Note that the service is for the United States only.
Sling TV for Windows 10
- Live Tiles – Love “Game of Thrones” or “The Walking Dead”? You can easily see content updates from your selected “Favorites” and the “Continue Watching” ribbon when you pin Sling TV to your start menu.
- Cortana Voice Integration* – Quickly search for specific shows or channels by voice, using Cortana, Microsoft’s personal digital assistant. Try saying, “Watch ESPN on Sling,” and Cortana will pull up your content in the Sling TV app.
- Vertical Menu – Windows 10 users will feel right at home with the SlingTV vertical main menu.
- Responsive User Interface – SlingTV on Windows 10 was built using Microsoft’s Universal Windows Platform (UWP), so that your screen easily adapts to different sizes as you’re viewing content.
- Touch Compatibility – SlingTV works on both touch and non-touch Windows 10 devices.
What is Sling TV
SlingTV is an app for everyone who loves live and on-demand television, but hates the out-of-date cable model. With Sling TV there are no long-term contracts, no equipment rental fees, no hidden fees and no strong arm tactics. Sling TV offers today’s top entertainment on televisions, tablets, phones, computers, gaming consoles and other streaming devices at a simple and affordable price starting at $20 per month.
With SlingTV, you can watch live and on-demand sports, lifestyle, family, news and information programming from top networks, including ESPN, Disney, AMC, Comedy Central, HGTV, TNT, TBS, Fox and NBC (select markets only), A&E, VICELAND and CNN.
SlingTV customers can also customize their service by adding á la carte-like “Extras,” genre-based channel packages including Sports, Kids, Lifestyle, Comedy, Hollywood and more, starting $5 per month.
Developer: Sling TV LLC
OS: Windows 10