August 14, 2019
Best Cord-Cutting Video Services
What is a cord-cutter? Cord-cutting is the growing trend across the country of cancelling multichannel television subscriptions in favor of video-streaming. There are many advantages to cord-cutting, but one of the best things about it is the ability to increasingly access entertainment while on the go!
Here’s a list of the 5 best video streaming services for 2019 that leverage mobile technology and wireless innovation:
- PlayStation Vue: Not limited to PlayStation devices, you can also stream video on iOS and Android devices. PS Vue also has a mobile app that is highly customizable, allowing you to reorder content so you see your most valued content first. More info here.
- CBS All Access: Supports TV streams of local CBS channels AND offers live NFL games, March Madness coverage, and some PGA events. The best part? You can download shows for offline viewing on your mobile device. More info here.
- ESPN+: May not replace all of your sport’s coverage needs, but is certainly a good option for live events such as MLB, NHL, MLS, and PGA. The mobile app makes it easy to find new content and is available on innovative wireless VR technology like Oculus, which can give you front row seats to the game. More info here.
- Sling TV: This is one of the most flexible video-streaming platforms, offering the ability to add on specific channels and to pay only for what you want to watch. The mobile app also gives you the ability to seamless switch viewing devices, picking up right where you left off. More info here.
- DirecTV NOW (aka AT&T TV NOW): Offers 20 hours of DVR storage free and keeps recordings for up to 30 days. The service also offers premium channels, like HBO and Showtime, at an affordable price point. The mobile app makes it easy to stream content on two devices at once. More info here.
More than ever, with access to faster wireless and enhanced coverage, it’s a great time to consider video-streaming services as a source of entertainment. And, with mobile technology continuing to advance with 5G wireless technology, mobile streaming online is only going to get better and easier to access.