NewsNation is a free standalone streaming app that mirrors the content on its linear channel. It includes news and opinion clips from shows like “CUOMO,” “Dan Abrams Live,” “Banfield,” and “On Balance.” The interface is identical to Haystack News, allowing users to follow specific topics and rate clips with a thumbs-up or thumbs-down.
The service features weather and reporting from Nexstar’s 5,400 journalists in 110 local newsrooms across the country.
We tested NewsNation and other subscription streaming services for more than 100 hours. NewsNation is compatible with Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku, Android TV, iPhone/iPad, Android Phone/Tablet, Mac, Windows, Samsung Smart TV, Sony Smart TV, and VIZIO Smart TV.
Viewers will see clips of the latest news from NewsNation and content from NewsNation’s talk show lineup, “CUOMO,” “Dan Abrams Live,” “Banfield” and “On Balance With Leland Vittert.” Local weather reports from Nexstar’s local stations are also available and targeted to viewers’ locations to create a personalized experience.
NewsNation is compatible with these devices:
- Amazon Fire TV
- Apple TV
- Google Chromecast (Google Cast)
- Android TV
- Android Phone/Tablet
- Samsung Smart TV
- Sony Smart TV
- VIZIO Smart TV (Google Cast)
NewsNation is not compatible with PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo, or LG Smart TV devices.
Most video streams are in 1080p HD.
Content has stereo audio.