How to Watch Sling TV on Sony TV?

At present, People rely totally on streaming services rather than cable or satellite TV subscription. If we search for the reason, the main purpose is the low cost compared to the cable TV provider. People opt for things which are cheap and best. One such online streaming service which people opt for is Sling TV. Sling TV supports almost all the major platforms. This article is for Sony TV users to know How to watch Sling TV on Sony TV.

What is Sling TV?

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Sling TV is an American streaming TV service offered by Dish Network. Sling TV, an OTT platform is providing its streaming service from 2015. It is customized for the cord-cutters. Sling TV offers on-demand video content, live TV, and the majority of the channels that cable TV provider provides. Also, you can watch live sports, movies, TV shows, news, and more. One can access Sling TV via media players, apps, and smart TVs.

There are many devices which supports Sling TV such as Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Android TV, LG Smart TV, Samsung Smart TV, Xbox One, Roku, TiVo Stream 4K, Mi Box, AirTV Player, Chromecast, iOS, Android, Windows, Windows 10, Linux, macOS.

Features of Sling TV

Here is the list of the features of Sling TV.

  • Live TV and On-demand content
  • Low cost
  • 10 hours of cloud storage, an additional payment of $5 allows 50 hours of cloud storage
  • Need 25MB per second internet speed to function properly
  • No need of cable box
  • Contractless and no penalty service
  • Loaded with offers according to the streaming devices
  • Avail offer of $10 on Signing Up for Sling TV for the first month
  • Parental controls
  • Better user interface
  • HD video quality
  • Appreciable cost of add-ons

Sling TV is been overloaded with features.

What are the Sling TV subscription plans?

     There are 3 subscription plans offered by Sling TV.

  • Sling Orange – $30/month
    • Sports channels
    • Family entertainment channels
    • 32 channels
    • ESPN, HGTV, Food Network are some of the channels in this package.
    • Only 1 streaming device is available.
  • Sling Blue – $30/month
    • News channels
    • Entertainment channels
    • 47 channels
    • Bravo, Fox, ESPN are some of the channels in this package.
    • You can access this package in 3 streaming devices at a time.
  • Sling Blue + Sling Orange – $45/month
    • Combo of the above-mentioned 2packages
    • All the channels of Sling Orange and Sling Blue
    • 53 channels
    • You can stream 4 devices simultaneously.
  • Sling Extras
    • Mini collections of channels
    • From $5/month to $20/month

You can avail 3-days free trial.

How to Sign up for Sling TV?

Step1: Visit Sling.com and tap on the orange box stating, “Get 3 days free“.

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The trial period is subjected changes. Check before you tap.

Step2: Type your email ID and a password and select Register.

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Step3: Select the Subscription package you need.

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Step4: Then, navigate to extra channel options.

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Here you can find your add-ons and 50 hours of cloud storage. Choose as per your wish.

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Step5: Enter your payment info.

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Keep an eye on the last date and time of the free trial period because it automatically starts to charge.

Step6: You have successfully Signed up for Sling TV.

Is Sling TV available on Sony TV?

 Sling TV is available on Sony Smart TVs. But to be specific, it is available only in certain models of Sony TV. The models of Sony TV after 2015 can avail Sling TV.

How to get Sling TV on Sony TV?

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Step1: Go to the homemenu of Sony TV.

Step2: Tap on Google PlayStore under Apps Category.

Step3: Type Sling TV in the search box.

Step4: Tap on the Sling TV app on the suggestion list.

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Step5: Click Install after reading the terms and conditions of the app.

Step6: Click on the accept button, then the installation prices starts.

Step7: After installation, you will see the Sling TV App on your homemenu.

Step8: Launch the Sling TV app on Sony TV and Sign In to it.

Step9: Enjoy watching your favorite live TV and shows of Sling TV on Sony TV.

Alternative Methods: Sling TV on Sony TV using Streaming Devices

How to get Sling TV on Apple TV?

Step1: First, launch and AppStore on your AppleTV.

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Step2: Navigate towards right side to search.

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Step3: Type Sling TV or use Siri and search for Sling TV App.

Step4: On the screen appearing, tap on the Sling TV app to know more about the App and its terms.

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Step5: Now install the Sling TV App.

How to get Sling TV on Chromecast?

Step1: Connect your Chromecast device to your TV’s HDMI port.

Step2: Connect your Chromecast device to power source.

Step3: Set up your Chromecast.

Step4: Connect your casting device and Chromecast to the same Wi-Fi network.

Step5: Launch the Sling TV App on your Smartphone and Sign in.

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Step6: Go to your Smartphone Settings and click on Cast icon.

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Step7: Click your Chromecast device name on the screen.

Step8: Now your smartphone screen will stream on your TV screen.

How to get Sling TV on Firestick?

Step1: Go to Search on Firestick homescreen.

Step2: Type Sling TV and in the suggestion list tap on Sling TV App.

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Step3: On the next screen, the Sling TV app appears, tap on it.

Step4: Select the Download button to install the Sling TV App on Firestick.

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Step5: After installation, tap Open.

Step6: You can also see the app on Your Apps & Games category.

How to get Sling TV on Roku?

Step1: Using your Roku remote, go to Roku homescreen.

Step2: Go to Streaming channels.

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Step3: Type and search Sling TV App.

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Step4: On the suggestion list tap on the Sling TV App.

Step5: On the Sling TV App channel info page, tap on Add channel.

Step6: Wait for installation, then click open the Sling TV App.

How to fix issues on Sling TV not working on Sony TV?

  • Ensure your Internet connection.
  • Try to restart Sling TV app on Sony TV.
  • Cache issues

Go to Settings >> application icon >> manage applications >> Sling TV. Further, click clear data and clear cache.

  • Try to update the Sling TV app.
  • Reboot the Sling TV app.
  • If not, Reinstall the Sling TV app.

Sums Up

To end, though we have loads of intentions to use Sling TV, there are few bad part like, more data consuming, few channels and the focus to go on for add-ons. It is actually good to give Sling TV a try, as you can avail 3-days free trial to choose. Stream Sling TV on the device you wish.

Thank you..!!