Fubo vs Hulu with Live TV: which one is better?

Fubo and Hulu with Live TV have base packages that cost the same and almost identical channel line-up, which makes choosing between them quite difficult. 

In this guide, we hope to help you choose the right streaming service for you between the two. 

Why get Fubo?

Get Fubo TV if you're currently paying more than its monthly price for your cable and if you like watching live TV channels. However, if you don't watch a lot of live TV there are much cheaper options out there for on-demand movies.

Go to Fubo

Why get Hulu with Live TV?

In 2020, Hulu updated their interface to a much neater version, allowing for one of the easiest and most intuitive Live navigation systems around.

Go to Hulu with Live TV

Popularity: Hulu with Live TV is more popular than Fubo

Hulu with Live TV has 4,100,000 subscribers whereas Fubo has 545,000 subscribers. This means that Hulu with Live TV has 3,555,000 more subscribers than Fubo. That's a pretty big difference.

Price: Hulu with Live TV is cheaper than Fubo

Hulu with Live TV's costs $65 whereas Fubo costs $65. Getting Fubo instead of Hulu with Live TV will set you back $0 more every month.

Devices: Hulu with Live TV is more widely available than Fubo

Hulu with Live TV is available on Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS, iPhone, LG TV, Nintendo Switch, Roku, Roku TV, Samsung TV, Vizio Smart TV or Xbox.

Whereas Fubo is available on Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS or Roku. That's 7 less devices than Hulu with Live TV.

Channel count: Fubo has 27 channels more than Hulu with Live TV

Fubo's lineup includes 105 channels whereas Hulu with Live TV has only 78 channels. Getting a subscription to Fubo will give you access to 27 more channels than Hulu with Live TV. That's quite a bit of channels.

Trial: Fubo offers a trial

Fubo has a trial. The trial duration is 7 days.

Find out more on Fubo

Trial: Hulu with Live TV offers a trial

Hulu with Live TV has a trial. The trial duration is 7 days.

Find out more on Hulu with Live TV

Fubo's specialty

The specialties of Fubo are: Spanish-language content, Sports.

Hulu with Live TV's specialty

The specialties of Hulu with Live TV are: Lifestyle, News, Spanish-language content, Sports.

Channels on Fubo and not Hulu with Live TV

The channels that Fubo has and which are not available on Hulu with Live TV:

Channels on Hulu with Live TV and not Fubo

The channels that Hulu with Live TV has which are not available on Fubo:

Channels on both Hulu with Live TV and Fubo

The channels that are available on both Hulu with Live TV and Fubo are:

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Hulu, being owned by The Walt Disney Company, started their Live TV service in May 2016, starting with Disney's other subsidiaries like ESPN. The service was priced at around $40, but after a series of other raises, in November 2020, the cost of the platform was raised to $64.99.

Price: $64.99/month

Free Trial: 7 days

Device availability: Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS, iPhone, LG TV, Nintendo Switch, Roku, Roku TV, Samsung TV, Vizio Smart TV, Xbox

Channel lineup: A&E, ABC, ABC News Live, ACC Network (ACCN), Adult Swim, Animal Planet, Big Ten Network (BTN), Bloomberg, Boomerang, Bravo, Cartoon Network, CBS, CBS Sports Network, CBSN, Cheddar, CNBC, CNN, CNN International, Cozi TV, CW, Dabl, Discovery Channel, Disney Channel, Disney Junior, Disney XD, E!, ESPN, ESPN College Extra, ESPN2, ESPN3, ESPNews, ESPNU, Food Network, FOX, Fox Business Network, Fox News Channel, Fox Sports 1 (FS1), Fox Sports 2 (FS2), Freeform, FX, FXM, FXX, FYI, Golf Channel, Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, HGTV, History, HLN, Investigation Discovery (ID), Lifetime, Lifetime Movie Network (LMN), MotorTrend, MSNBC, Nat Geo Wild, National Geographic, NBC, NBCSN, Olympic Channel, Oxygen, Pop, QVC, SEC Network, Smithsonian Channel, Start TV, SYFY, TBS, TCM (Turner Classic Movies), Telemundo, The Weather Channel, TLC, TNT, Travel Channel, truTV, Universal Kids, USA, Vice, WGN America

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