Time Warner Cable's Roku TV check begins in NYC for $10 per thirty days

Time Warner Cable's Roku TV test starts in NYC for $10 per month

We have been telling you about Time Warner Cable’s plan to check streaming TV for its web-solely buyers since earlier than it was formally introduced, however now clients can truly join it. If having a cable field is a part of what you hated about cable TV, now web clients can get entry to the TWC TV app on quite a lot of units with out including a field or having a tech come out. Through the trial, testers will get a free Roku three participant, and the most cost effective plan (with channels like ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC and TBS among the many 20+ included) begins at simply $10 per thirty days on a 12 month contract . Including Showtime and Starz doubles the worth, and testers can get a reasonably wholesome package deal with channels like Disney and ESPN for $50 per 30 days. As we detailed when it introduced, there isn’t any DVR with this setup, however it’s a simple option to get TV with out a number of the hassles. The primary disadvantage right here? In contrast to one thing like Sling TV, that is solely obtainable to Time Warner Cable clients, and through the check it is solely in NYC — take a look at the location for all the small print.