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Sling TV adds multi-stream service for same price

Thursday 14 April 2016 | 08:52 CET | News
Sling TV has launched a new beta service allowing customers to stream multiple channels at once. Priced at the same USD 20 per month as its standard service, the new offer includes live and on-demand content and the ability to stream on up to three devices simultaneously in or outside the home. In addition to a number of Fox channels, the beta service's base and Extra packages include content from AMC, A&E, HBO, Turner, Scripps, EPIX and Univision. The agreement with Fox includes live channels and local sports in 17 major markets, with more affiliates to be added in future, Sling said. 

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