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Austin, TX Local Channels

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ABC Channel 24 (KVUE)
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ABC
ABC Channel 24 (KVUE)
CBS Channel 42 (KEYE)
CBS Channel 42 (KEYE)
CBS National Feed
Fox Channel 7 (KTBC)
Fox Channel 7 (KTBC)
Fox Channel 7 (KTBC)
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NBC
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NBC
NBC Channel 36 (KXAN)
Telemundo National Feed
Telemundo National Feed
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Telemundo
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The CW
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The CW
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The CW
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Univision
Univision National Feed
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Univision
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A&E
A&E
A&E
AMC
AMC
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AMC
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BET
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BET
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BET
Bravo
Bravo
Bravo
Cartoon Network
Cartoon Network
Cartoon Network
CNN
CNN
CNN
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Comedy Central
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Comedy Central
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Comedy Central
Discovery
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Discovery
Discovery
Disney Channel
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Disney Channel
Disney Channel
Disney Junior
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Disney Junior
Disney Junior
E!
E!
E!
ESPN
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ESPN
ESPN
Food Network
Food Network
Food Network
Fox News
Fox News
Fox News
Freeform
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Freeform
Freeform
FX
FX
FX
FXX
FXX
FXX
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Hallmark
Hallmark
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Hallmark
HGTV
HGTV
HGTV
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History
History
History
Investigation Discovery
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Investigation Discovery
Investigation Discovery
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Lifetime
Lifetime
Lifetime
MSNBC
MSNBC
MSNBC
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MTV
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MTV
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MTV
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Nickelodeon
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Nickelodeon
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Nickelodeon
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Paramount Network
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Paramount Network
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Paramount Network
Syfy
Syfy
Syfy
TBS
TBS
TBS
TLC
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TLC
TLC
TNT
TNT
TNT
Travel Channel
Travel Channel
Travel Channel
truTV
truTV
truTV
USA Network
USA Network
USA Network
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VH1
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VH1
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VH1
WE tv
WE tv
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WE tv
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Austin, TX Sports

Game availability can vary from game to game. We have schedules for your favorite teams.

Regional Sports Networks (RSNs)

These are the available RSNs in the Austin, TX area.

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$40–$75$45–$50$45$16–$20$45–$80$25$25$40
AT&T SportsNet Southwest-------
Fox Sports Oklahoma≥ $55-------
Fox Sports Southwest≥ $55-≥ $50-
Longhorn Network≥ $55---≥ $50---

Other Channels

Top Cable Channels

The DIRECTV NOW “Live a Little” $40 plan is by far the most comprehensive base plan of any of the services. It includes 34 of the top 35 cable channels (the one missing channel is OWN) and 45 of the top 50 overall channels.

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$40–$75 $45–$50 $45 $16–$20 $45–$80 $25 $25 $40
A&E - -
AMC -
BET - - - ^ $5 -
Bravo - -
Cartoon Network -
CNN -
Comedy Central - - - -
Discovery - - -
Disney Channel - - -
Disney Junior - - ^ $5 -
E! - - ^ $5
ESPN - - -
Food Network -
Fox News - - -
Freeform - - -
FX - -
FXX - -
Hallmark - ≥ $50 ^ $5 ^ $5 -
HGTV -
History - -
Investigation Discovery - -
Lifetime - -
MSNBC - - ^ $5
MTV - - - ^ $5 ^ $5 -
Nickelodeon - - - - - -
Paramount Network - - - ^ $5 ^ $5 -
Syfy - -
TBS -
TLC - - -
TNT -
Travel Channel ≥ $55 -
truTV - ^ $5
USA Network - -
VH1 - - - ^ $5 ^ $5 -
WE tv - ^ $5 ^ $5

Sports Channels

Sports fans tend to have different needs; some want national sports channels like ESPN and TNT, but others want regional sports networks like YES Network and Comcast Sportsnet.

National Sports Channels

Most services include ESPN/ESPN2, NBCSN, FS1/FS2, TBS, and TNT in their basic packages.

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$40–$75 $45–$50 $45 $16–$20 $45–$80 $25 $25 $40
ESPN - - -
ESPN2 - - -
Fox Sports 1 - -
Fox Sports 2 ≥ $65 - -
NBC Sports Network - -
TBS -
TNT -

Pro Sports

Most services don’t offer pro sports networks in their base plan.

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$40–$75 $45–$50 $45 $16–$20 $45–$80 $25 $25 $40
MLB Network ≥ $55 - - - ≥ $50 - -
NBA TV ≥ $65 - - ≥ $50 ^ $5 ^ $10
NFL Network ≥ $55 - - ≥ $50 - -
NFL RedZone - ^ $9 - - ^ $10 - ^ $10 -
NHL Network ≥ $65 - - - - ^ $5 ^ $10 -

Other Sports Channels

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$40–$75 $45–$50 $45 $16–$20 $45–$80 $25 $25 $40
beIN Sports - - - - ^ $5 ^ $10 -
Eleven Sports - - - ≥ $60 - - -
ESPNEWS ≥ $55 - - ≥ $50 ^ $5 -
Fox Soccer Plus - ^ $6 - - ^ $15 - - ^ $15
Golf Channel ≥ $65 - ≥ $50 - ^ $10
Olympic Channel ≥ $65 - - -
Tennis Channel ≥ $55 ^ $9 ($50) - - ≥ $60 ^ $5 ^ $10

Premium Channels

Most of the streaming services offer premium channels like Cinemax, HBO, Showtime, and Starz as add-ons to your subscription.

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$40–$75 $45–$50 $45 $16–$20 $45–$80 $25 $25 $40
Cinemax ^ $5 - ^ $9 - ^ $15 ^ $10 ^ $10 -
EPIX - - - - - ^ $5 ^ $5 -
HBO ^ $5 - ^ $15 - ^ $15 ($80) - - -
Showtime ^ $8 ^ $11 ^ $11 - ^ $11 ($80) ^ $10 ^ $10 ^ $11
Starz ^ $8 - ^ $9 - - ^ $9 ^ $9 ^ $9

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