Análisis de fuboTV
fuboTV is a live TV streaming service with about 90 channels for US$64,99/month. This plan includes local channels, 27 of the top 35 cable channels, and regional sports networks (RSNs).
fuboTV now has ESPN, Disney Channel, ABC, Nat Geo, FX, FXX, and other Disney-owned channels. The streaming service no longer carries channels from WarnerMedia-owned (CNN, TBS, and TNT) and those from A+E (A&E, History Channel, and Lifetime).
We tested fuboTV and other live TV streaming services for more than 100 hours. fuboTV is compatible with Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku, Android TV, iPhone/iPad, Android Phone/Tablet, Mac, Windows, Xbox, LG Smart TV, Samsung Smart TV, Sony Smart TV y VIZIO Smart TV.
250 hours Cloud DVR
fuboTV includes a cloud DVR with 250 hours (no expiration). Those on their legacy fuboTV Standard Plan have 30 Hours of DVR storage included. They support series recordings, meaning the DVR will record all new episodes of a series automatically.
Even if you start recording something after it has started, fuboTV will helpfully include the entire episode. Generally, recordings will not auto-extend if the show runs past the scheduled time.
You can skip commercials on recorded shows.
You can upgrade to their “Cloud DVR 1000” which includes 1000 hours (never expiring) for $5/month.
Up to 3 Devices
This service allows for three simultaneous streams (among TV devices, smartphones, tablets, and computers). Those on their legacy fuboTV Standard Plan have two simultaneous streams included.
You can upgrade to Family Share Max ($9.99/month) which offers five simultaneous streams, including two outside the home.
They recently made a change that no longer allows streaming on your TV from different locations at the same time. You can still use your mobile device or tablet from anywhere, even if you’re streaming on your TV from another location.
51 TV Everywhere Apps
Similar to traditional cable and satellite subscriptions, fuboTV includes “TV Everywhere” logins for various channels’ apps (including NBC App, FOX Now, Bravo Now, E! Now, Discovery Go, and NBC Sports App).
List of Compatible Apps
- A&E App
- AHC Go
- AMC App
- Animal Planet Go
- BBC America App
- beIN Sports Connect
- BET NOW
- Bravo Now
- CBS App
- CBS Sports App
- CMT App
- CNBC App
- Comedy Central App
- Destination America Go
- Discovery Go
- Discovery Life Go
- E! Now
- FOX Business App
- FOX News App
- FOX Now
- Fox Sports Go
- FX Now
- FYI App
- Golf Live Extra
- Hallmark Channel Everywhere
- History App
- IFC App
- Lifetime App
- MSG Go
- MSNBC Now
- MTV App
- Nat Geo TV App
- NBC App
- NBC Sports App
- NFL Mobile
- Nick App
- Nick Jr. App
- Oxygen Now
- Paramount Network App
- POP TV App
- Science Channel Go
- Syfy Now
- TLC GO
- Universal Kids App
- Universo Now
- USA Now
- VH1 App
- VICELAND App
- Watch OWN
- WE tv App
fuboTV offers a full range of on demand content from the channels they offer.
No Parental Controls
4K Streaming Característica
fuboTV is the only Live TV Streaming Service that includes 4K streaming as part of their subscription, at no extra charge. With the feature, you will be able to watch select events, including Thursday Night Football, MLB on Fox, College Basketball, and College Football in 4K HDR.
fuboTV is the only Live TV Streaming Service to offer Picture-In-Picture, so you can watch four live streams at the same time.
On iPhone and iPad, the service allows you to navigate your device’s interface, while still having a P.I.P. window, even after exiting the app.
fuboTV es compatible con estos dispositivos:
- Amazon Fire TV
- Apple TV
- Google Chromecast (Google Cast)
- Android TV
- iPhone/iPad (iOS 13+)
- Android Phone/Tablet (5.0+)
- LG Smart TV (2018+)
- Samsung Smart TV (2016+)
- Sony Smart TV
- VIZIO Smart TV (AirPlay/Google Cast)
Aplicaciones para teléfonos y tabletas
The fuboTV mobile apps have various tabs:
- Sports: a list of live and on demand sports events.
- Entertainment: available channels and on demand content.
- Guide: a standard channel guide that is easy to browse.
- My DVR: all of your recorded content.
While you browse through the iOS app, a live PIP of your previous channel continues to play so you don’t miss anything. Unlike some of the other services, you always have to go back to the channel guide to switch channels, which makes it difficult to channel surf.
They recently updated their iOS and Android apps to match the new interface of their Apple TV and Roku apps.
Aplicación de TV
The Apple TV, Roku, and Fire TV apps are well designed and include an easy way to browse live sporting events, on demand TV shows and movies, and a standard channel guide.
On Apple TV, fuboTV has a feature called “Multi-View” which lets you watch four channels at the same time.
You can watch fuboTV on Mac or Windows computers with any popular browser.
fuboTV offers a base “fubo” (US$64,99) plan and multiple add-ons, including fubo Extra (US$8).
fubo Extra add-on includes about 37 channels, but does not include any additional locals, top 35 cable channels, national sports channels, or RSNs. Some of the included channels include Baby TV, BBC World News, Cooking Channel, DIY, GSN, INSP, PeopleTV, Revolt y Sony Movie Channel.
In most markets, fubo offers ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, Telemundo, The CW y Univision. If they don’t offer a local channel in your market, you will still have access to the channel’s on-demand content and in many cases a national feed of live primetime programming and sports.
Local Channel Restrictions
Your local channels won’t be available while traveling outside your home city. If fuboTV is available in the market that you travel to, you will get those local affiliates instead. Your DVR will continue to record content in your home market while traveling.
Top Cable Channels
fuboTV offers 27 of the top 35 cable channels, after adding channels from Disney including ESPN, Disney Channel, and Freeform.
The top 35 cable channels are listed below. View the fuboTV full channel lineup for a list of all channels.
National Sports Channels
Regional Sports Networks (RSNs)
fuboTV gives access to regional sports networks (RSNs), which include those from NBC Sports and many unavailable on other services.
fuboTV is the least expensive option to get all New York-area RSNs: MSG, MSG+ y SportsNet NY, Boston: NBC Sports Boston y NESN, Chicago: Marquee Sports Network y NBC Sports Chicago, Pittsburgh: AT&T SportsNet Pittsburgh, and Houston: AT&T SportsNet Southwest.
RSNs in Other Markets
The Sports Plus (US$11) add-on includes Pac-12 Network.
Other Sports Channels
fuboTV includes beIN Sports, Next Level Sports, Golf Channel y Olympic Channel, as well as a wide variety of smaller soccer channels. You’ll get matches on beIN Sports and Spanish-language programming on FOX Deportes y TUDN.
- High definition video is similar to other streaming services.
- Only service currently streaming 4K sports
- Live streaming is usually stable, with occasional buffering interruptions (especially on Amazon Fire devices).
- Live content is about 15 seconds behind cable TV, which is the shortest lag of all the services.
(Hasta 4K UHD)
Video streams were at least 720p and most were at 60 fps, which is the best to expect with live TV streaming services.
To reduce playback interruptions, fuboTV will adapt the stream quality to match your network connection.
La mayoría de las transmisiones de vídeo están en 60 FPS.
El contenido tiene sonido estéreo.
fuboTV live streaming is usually stable, with occasional buffering interruptions (especially on Amazon Fire devices).
They have had a few outages that made the service inaccessible.
Live content is about 15 seconds behind cable TV, which is the shortest lag of all the services.
It takes about 3.5 seconds to switch between channels, which is slightly slower than average.
Experiencia de los usuarios
- The smartphone and tablet apps have PIP, allowing you to watch and browse the app simultaneously.
- The standard channel guide is easy to browse through current and upcoming shows.
- You can search on demand content on some platforms
- There are inconsistencies and missing features across their apps on different platforms.
Pantalla de inicio
On most devices, fuboTV app launches unique sports page which shows currently live games. You can easily switch to a channel guide or to browse TV shows or movies.
Guía de TV
The fuboTV standard channel guide is easy to browse. You can click on upcoming listings to record them to your DVR.
They offer basic search functionally on some platforms, but it can be slow at times.
For on demand shows, they offered detailed information on the episodes available. If you select a live show, they will offer an option to either view the channel or record it.
While watching a live show, you can pause, rewind, and fast-forward live TV. On iOS devices, when you close live TV playback, the video will go into a picture-in-picture (PIP) window while you browse through the fuboTV app.
Preguntas frecuentes (FAQ)
How much does fuboTV cost?
fuboTV is available starting at US$64,99 / month. See the full list: fuboTV Pricing & Plans
Does fuboTV have a free trial?
Yes, fuboTV has a Prueba gratis 7 días.
Does fuboTV have a DVR?
fuboTV includes 250 hours of Cloud DVR storage.
You can upgrade to 1000 hours of Cloud DVR storage for $5 / month.
What channels are on fuboTV?
fuboTV includes 90 channels including 27 top cable channels. See the full list: fuboTV Channels.
How many streams are allowed at once on fuboTV?
fuboTV allows up to 3 devices at the same time. See more details: fuboTV Simultaneous Streams
Does fuboTV have local channels?
Does fuboTV have live sports?
Does fuboTV offer premium channels?
Does fuboTV offer on demand content?
fuboTV includes on demand content from most of the channels they offer. Unlike content on your DVR, you won’t be able to skip ads.
Does fuboTV support TV Everywhere apps?
fuboTV includes access to many TV Eveywhere Apps with your fuboTV credentials. See the full list: fuboTV TV Everywhere Apps.
Does fuboTV have a TV Guide?
fuboTV includes a TV Guide similar to what you would get with your cable or satellite set-top box.
Does fuboTV have ads?
fuboTV includes ads during live viewing of shows, as well on all on-demand content. You can skip ads when you watch shows recorded to your DVR.
Does fuboTV offer 4K streaming?
fuboTV includes select 4K content as part of the service. A compatible device would be required.
Does fuboTV offer Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound?
fuboTV does not include Dolby Digital 5.1 surround sound as part of the service.