Sling TV offers an assortment of live television channels through its online streaming service and does not require cable. Sling TV offers a wide variety of television channels such as ESPN, TNT and Cartoon Network for a flat rate per month with the Best of Live TV package.
Other packages from Sling TV add additional channels for an additional fee. For example, the Sports Extra package adds additional sports channels including ESPNews and Universal Sports Network, while the Lifestyle Extra package includes additional channels such as the DIY Network and TruTV.
As of April 2015, Sling TV is available for use on Amazon FireTV and Roku devices, phones and tablets using iOS 7 or Android 4.0.3 or higher, and the Xbox One gaming console. Additionally, it is available for use on laptops and computers using the Snow Leopard 10.6 operating system or Windows 7 and higher.