AT&T U-verse television service offers five options for channel lineups: U-basic, U-family, U200, U300 and U450, as of 2015. Each package varies in the number of channels offered, ranging from local channels with the U-basic package to over 550 available channels with the premium U450 package. Prices vary accordingly.
AT&T U-verse's cheapest and most basic package, U-basic, contains only local channels. U-family is the second-cheapest package, offering over 200 channels and applications, including children's programming and channels such as National Geographic, Animal Planet and The History Channel. With popular channels such as ESPN and MTV added, U200 is the next package up, with over 360 channels available.
Customers who move up to the U300 and U450 package gain access to Starz, Showtime, The Movie Channel and other popular premium-channel subscriptions. U300 contains over 470 channels, while U450 boasts more than 550, including every high-definition channel. HD upgrades to channels within other packages can be purchased for an additional $10.
In addition to hundreds of channels of live programming, AT&T U-verse customers also have access to more than 240 online live television channels through Uverse.com. Customers can also stream more than 500,000 movies and television shows using U-verse's On Demand feature.