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New Sling TV feature lets Roku users try out service for free

Wednesday 16 January 2019 | 09:36 CET | News
Sling TV has launched a new feature that lets Roku users try out the streaming TV service without starting a free trial or entering payment information, FierceVideo reported. The "browse as guest" option on the Sling TV app on Roku is aimed at new users. Using the feature, Roku users will not be able to access the entire Sling TV experience, but they will be able to view free on-demand movies and shows available on Sling, as well as subscribe to the offered standalone channels without starting an account or free trial.

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Categories: Broadcast & Satellite / Internet
Companies: Amazon / Roku
Countries: United States
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