HBO will start streaming on Sling TV by saturday
As promised, Sling TV is including HBO to its lineup in time for the season premiere of Recreation of Thrones and different exhibits like Silicon Valley and Veep. The streaming service will let its subscribers get in on the premium community beginning earlier than Saturday, nevertheless it will not come low cost. HBO is about to value $15 per 30 days, on prime of the $20 individuals are already paying for Sling TV’s primary channel package deal. Nonetheless, this has been the twine-cutter’s dream for a while, so we do not anticipate to see too many complaints about it — plus, it isn’t as if anybody anticipated HBO to be part of the Sling TV starter pack, to start with. That stated, a Sling TV spokesperson did affirm to Engadget that clients will not get a login for HBO’s on-demand service, HBO Go, as a result of they will not have a necessity for one.
Sling TV clients will not want HBO Go as a result of they’ll have entry to the linear channel and the identical lengthy-type VOD content material out there on HBO GO akin to unique collection, hit films, unique HBO Movies, groundbreaking documentaries, sports activities, and comedy and music specials.
Whereas that is usually good, it additionally signifies that you will be restricted to watching on Sling TV solely, versus accessing separate streams on platforms the place HBO Go is on the market. Regardless, a minimum of you have got a option to watch HBO with out counting on a beloved one to hook you up with their cable/satellite tv for pc info. Now, let’s simply hope that, in contrast to with the NCAA Ultimate 4 final weekend, Sling TV is prepared for the onslaught of Recreation of Thrones followers come Sunday.