Sling vs Spectrum TV Choice: which is better?

Updated November 17, 2021 • Staff

Our verdict: go with Sling Orange + Blue

We rank streaming services based on their value: how much will each dollar of subscription get you. Our score for Sling Orange + Blue is 1 value units for each dollar and our score for Spectrum TV Choice is 1 value units for each dollar.

Go to Sling Orange + Blue

Price: Spectrum TV Choice is cheaper than Sling Orange + Blue

Spectrum TV Choice 's costs $30 whereas Sling Orange + Blue costs $50. Getting Sling Orange + Blue instead of Spectrum TV Choice will set you back $20 more every month.

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

Sling Orange + Blue is available on AirTV, Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, Chromecast, iOS, LG TV, Roku, Samsung TV or Xbox.

Whereas Spectrum TV Choice is only available on Android, Android TV, Apple TV, iOS, Roku, Samsung TV or Xbox. That's 4 less devices than Sling Orange + Blue

Channel count: Sling Orange + Blue has 35 channels more than Spectrum TV Choice

Sling Orange + Blue's lineup includes 50 channels whereas Spectrum TV Choice has only 15 channels. Getting a subscription to Sling Orange + Blue will give you access to 35 more channels than Spectrum TV Choice . That's quite a bit of channels.

Trial: Sling Orange + Blue offers a trial

Sling Orange + Blue has a trial. The trial duration is 7 days.

Find out more on Sling Orange + Blue

Trial: Spectrum TV Choice offers a trial

Spectrum TV Choice has a trial. The trial duration is 7 days.

Find out more on Spectrum TV Choice

Focus: Sling Orange + Blue and Spectrum TV Choice have the same specialty

The specialties of Sling Orange + Blue and Spectrum TV Choice are: Lifestyle, News, Sports.

Line-up: Channels on Sling Orange + Blue and not Spectrum TV Choice

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

  • A&E
  • AMC
  • AXS TV
  • BET
  • Bloomberg
  • Cartoon Network
  • Cheddar
  • Comedy Central
  • Comet
  • Discovery Channel
  • E!
  • EPIX Drive-In
  • ESPN3
  • Food Network
  • FOX (select markets)
  • Fox News Channel
  • Fox Sports 1 (FS1)
  • Freeform
  • Fuse
  • FX
  • HGTV
  • History
  • IFC
  • Investigation Discovery (ID)
  • Lifetime
  • Local Now
  • National Geographic
  • NBC (select markets)
  • Newsy
  • NFL Network
  • Stadium
  • SYFY
  • TBS
  • Travel Channel
  • truTV
  • USA
  • Vice

Line-up: Channels on Spectrum TV Choice and not Sling Orange + Blue

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

  • CNBC

Line-up: Channels on both Spectrum TV Choice and Sling Orange + Blue

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

  • BBC America
  • Bravo
  • CNN
  • Disney Channel
  • ESPN
  • ESPN2
  • HLN
  • MotorTrend
  • MSNBC
  • NBCSN
  • Nick Jr.
  • TLC
  • TNT

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