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XFINITY Instant TV Review



Features

20 hours Cloud DVR

XFINITY Instant TV has 20 hours DVR storage.

Up to 2 Devices

XFINITY Instant TV allows you to stream on up to 2 devices simultaneously.

TV Everywhere Apps

Similar to traditional cable and satellite subscriptions, XFINITY Instant TV includes “TV Everywhere” logins for many channels it offers.

On Demand

There is a variety of on demand content to stream within the XFINITY Instant TV app.

No Parental Controls

There are no parental controls for XFINITY Instant TV.

Only AT&T TV NOW, Hulu Live TV, and Sling TV have parental control features.

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Compatible Devices

XFINITY Instant TV is compatible with these devices:

XFINITY Instant TV is not compatible with Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Android TV, PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, Samsung Smart TV, VIZIO Smart TV, or LG Smart TV.

  • Roku
  • iPhone/iPad
    iOS 9+
  • Android Phone/Tablet
    4.1+
  • Web Browsers

  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Apple TV
  • Google Chromecast
  • Android TV
  • PlayStation
  • Xbox
  • Nintendo
  • Samsung Smart TV
  • VIZIO Smart TV
  • LG Smart TV
XFINITY Instant TV
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30-Day Free Trial

Channels

Local Channels

XFINITY Instant TV offers local channels, including ABC, CBS, Fox, NBC, Telemundo, The CW, and Univision.

To see the live local channels available in your area, check the XFINITY Instant TV Channel Lookup tool.


Top Cable Channels

XFINITY Instant TV doesn’t offer any top cable channels as part of their base plan.

You get 19 cable of the top 35 cable channels as part of their Entertainment ($15) add-on and an additional 7 channels as part of their Kids & Family ($10) add-on.

The top 35 cable channels are listed below. For a list of all channels, look at XFINITY Instant TV’s full channel lineup.


Sports Channels

National Sports Channels

XFINITY Instant TV’s Sports & News ($36.50) add-on includes national sports channels, such as ESPN, ESPN2, Fox Sports 1, and NBC Sports Network.

You will need to add their Entertainment ($15) add-on for TBS and TNT.

Regional Sports Networks (RSNs)

XFINITY Instant TV gives access to regional sports networks (RSNs) as part of their Sports & News ($36.50) add-on.

RSNs in Other Markets

Pro Sports

XFINITY Instant TV’s Entertainment ($15) add-on only includes NFL Network.

College Sports

XFINITY Instant TV’s Entertainment ($15) add-on only includes ESPNU.

Other Sports Channels

XFINITY Instant TV’s Entertainment ($15) add-on includes ESPNEWS and Golf Channel.


Premium Channels

You can add HBO ($15), Cinemax ($12), Starz ($12), and EPIX ($6) to your XFINITY Instant TV account.


Add-Ons

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