Sling vs Vidgo: which is better?

Updated November 17, 2021 • Staff

Our verdict: go with Vidgo

We rank streaming services based on their value: how much will each dollar of subscription get you. Our score for Vidgo is 2 value units for each dollar and our score for Sling Orange + Blue is 1 value units for each dollar.

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Popularity: Sling Orange + Blue is more popular than Vidgo

Sling Orange + Blue has 2,460,000 subscribers whereas Vidgo has 25,000 subscribers. This means that Sling Orange + Blue has 2,435,000 more subscribers than Vidgo. That's a pretty big difference.

Price: Sling Orange + Blue is cheaper than Vidgo

Sling Orange + Blue's costs $50 whereas Vidgo costs $55. Getting Vidgo instead of Sling Orange + Blue will set you back $5 more every month.

Devices: Sling Orange + Blue is more widely available than Vidgo

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 Vidgo is only available on Amazon Fire TV, Android, Android TV, Apple TV, iOS or Roku. That's 5 less devices than Sling Orange + Blue

Channel count: Vidgo has 30 channels more than Sling Orange + Blue

Vidgo's lineup includes 80 channels whereas Sling Orange + Blue has only 50 channels. Getting a subscription to Vidgo will give you access to 30 more channels than Sling Orange + Blue. That's quite a bit of channels.

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: Vidgo does not offer a trial

Vidgo does not offer a free trial.

Find out more on Vidgo

Sling Orange + Blue's specialty

The specialties of Sling Orange + Blue are: Lifestyle, News, Sports.

Vidgo's specialty

The specialties of Vidgo are: Lifestyle, News.

Line-up: Channels on Sling Orange + Blue and not Vidgo

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

  • A&E
  • AMC
  • AXS TV
  • BBC America
  • Bloomberg
  • Bravo
  • Cartoon Network
  • CNN
  • Comet
  • Discovery Channel
  • E!
  • EPIX Drive-In
  • ESPN3
  • FOX (select markets)
  • Fox News Channel
  • Fox Sports 1 (FS1)
  • Fuse
  • HLN
  • IFC
  • Investigation Discovery (ID)
  • Local Now
  • MSNBC
  • NBC (select markets)
  • NBCSN
  • Newsy
  • Stadium
  • SYFY
  • TBS
  • TNT
  • truTV
  • USA
  • Vice

Line-up: Channels on Vidgo and not Sling Orange + Blue

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

  • A&E
  • ABC
  • ACC Network
  • American Heroes
  • Animal Planet
  • Aspire
  • AWE
  • Bein Sports
  • Big Ten Network
  • CMT
  • Cooking Channel
  • CuriosityStream
  • Destination America
  • Discovery Family
  • Discovery Life
  • Disney Junior
  • Disney XD
  • DIY Network
  • ESPN Deportes
  • ESPNews
  • ESPNU
  • Fox Business
  • Fox Deportes
  • FS1
  • FS2
  • FXM
  • FXX
  • FYI
  • GetTV
  • GSN
  • Hallmark Channel
  • Hallmark Drama
  • Hallmark Movies & Mysteries
  • INSP
  • Law & Crime
  • Lifetime Movie Network
  • Longhorn Network
  • MAV TV
  • MTV
  • MTV Classic
  • MTV2
  • Nat Geo Wild
  • NewsNation
  • NFL Redzone
  • Nickelodeon
  • Nicktoons
  • OAN
  • OWN
  • Pac-12 national feed
  • Pac-12 regionals
  • Paramount Network
  • QVC
  • Science
  • SEC Network
  • Sony Movie Channel
  • TeenNick
  • TV Land
  • UPtv

Line-up: Channels on both Vidgo and Sling Orange + Blue

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

  • BET
  • Cheddar
  • Comedy Central
  • Disney Channel
  • ESPN
  • ESPN2
  • Food Network
  • Freeform
  • FX
  • HGTV
  • History
  • Lifetime
  • MotorTrend
  • National Geographic
  • NFL Network
  • Nick Jr.
  • TLC
  • Travel Channel

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