Sling vs Frndly TV: which is better?

Why get Sling Orange + Blue?

Sling is a great option if you want to cut the cord but keep access to many channels. If you don't watch sports, you don't have to get the package for them.

Go to Sling Orange + Blue

Why get Frndly TV?

Frndly is one of the cheapest Live TV streaming services out there, so if there is a chance you're only interested in the channels it offers (such as Hallmark), go for it. However, if you like more options and are willing to pay more, there are streaming services with many (many!) more options.

Go to Frndly TV

Popularity: Sling Orange + Blue is more popular than Frndly TV

Sling Orange + Blue has 2,460,000 subscribers whereas Frndly TV has 500,000 subscribers. This means that Sling Orange + Blue has 1,960,000 more subscribers than Frndly TV. That's a pretty big difference.

Price: Frndly TV is cheaper than Sling Orange + Blue

Frndly TV's costs $7 whereas Sling Orange + Blue costs $55. Getting Sling Orange + Blue instead of Frndly TV will set you back $48 more every month.

Devices: Sling Orange + Blue is more widely available than Frndly TV

Sling Orange + Blue is available on AirTV, Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, Cox, iOS, iPhone, LG TV, Mi Box, Roku, Samsung TV, TiVo, Vizio, Vizio Smart TV, Windows 10, Windows 11, Xbox or Xbox One.

Whereas Frndly TV is available on Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS or Roku. That's 13 less devices than Sling Orange + Blue.

Channel count: Sling Orange + Blue has 10 channels more than Frndly TV

Sling Orange + Blue's lineup includes 50 channels whereas Frndly TV has only 40 channels. Getting a subscription to Sling Orange + Blue will give you access to 10 more channels than Frndly TV.

Trial: Sling Orange + Blue does not offer a trial

Sling Orange + Blue does not offer a free trial.

Find out more on Sling Orange + Blue

Trial: Frndly TV offers a trial

Frndly TV has a trial. The trial duration is 7 days.

Find out more on Frndly TV

Sling Orange + Blue's specialty

The specialties of Sling Orange + Blue are: Lifestyle, News, Science fiction, Sports, True Crime.

Frndly TV's specialty

The specialties of Frndly TV are: Family.

Channels on Sling Orange + Blue and not Frndly TV

The channels that Sling Orange + Blue has and which are not available on Frndly TV:

Channels on Frndly TV and not Sling Orange + Blue

The channels that Frndly TV has which are not available on Sling Orange + Blue:

  • BabyFirst
  • BYUtv
  • Circle
  • Crime-Investigation
  • Curiosity Channel
  • DECADES
  • Dove Channel
  • Dove Family Movies
  • Dove Kids
  • FETV
  • FMC
  • FYI
  • GAC Family
  • GAC Living
  • Game Show Netowrk
  • GetTV
  • Hallmark Channel
  • Hallmark Drama
  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
  • Heartland TV
  • Heroes & Icons
  • INSP
  • Lifetime Movie Network
  • MeTV
  • Military HISTORY
  • Outdoor Channel
  • Pixel
  • QVC
  • Recipe.TV
  • Sportsman Channel
  • Start TV
  • Story Television
  • The History Channel
  • The Weather Channel
  • UPtv
  • World Fishing Network

Channels on both Frndly TV and Sling Orange + Blue

The channels that are available on both Frndly TV and Sling Orange + Blue are:

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Frndly TV offers more than 30 live TV channels, including family-friendly channels offered by content producers such as Hallmark and A+E Networks for a friendly price of only $6.99 a month for Basic, $8.99 a month for Classic, and $10.99 a month for Premium plan. With the affordable price tag comes the limits of not having local channels, limited simultaneous stream, and limited cloud DVR hours for its Basic plan. If you’re just looking to cut the cord and reduce expenses, Frndly TV is where you get the bang for your buck.

Price: $6.99/month

Free Trial: 7 days

Device availability: Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS, Roku

Channel lineup: A&E, BabyFirst, BYUtv, Circle, Crime-Investigation, Curiosity Channel, DECADES, Dove Channel, Dove Family Movies, Dove Kids, FETV, FMC, FYI, GAC Family, GAC Living, Game Show Netowrk, GetTV, Hallmark Channel, Hallmark Drama, Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, Heartland TV, Heroes & Icons, INSP, Lifetime, Lifetime Movie Network, Local Now, MeTV, Military HISTORY, Outdoor Channel, Pixel, QVC, Recipe.TV, Sportsman Channel, Start TV, Story Television, The History Channel, The Weather Channel, UPtv, Vice, World Fishing Network

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