Sling Freestream Review
Sling Freestream is a free ad-supported TV service offered through Sling TV. It offers 275+ free live TV channels and over 41,000 on demand shows and movies, such as “Hell’s Kitchen,” “The Walking Dead,” and more.
You’ll find news channels like ABC News Live, CBS News, and Scripps News. For general entertainment, you’ll see free channels with content from MTV, Comedy Central, and BET. There’s even an Elvis channel. You can watch Jimmy Kimmel highlights for free.
For kids, you’ll even find some Sensical channels and Nick Jr shows.
There are also “sneak peeks” available for services and channels like AMC+, MGM+, STARZ, and TNT, so you can watch free episodes of some prestige shows.
Freestream offers international programming in seven languages, such as AajTak International, Zona TUDN, ARY News, France24, beIN SPORTS XTRA, SonyKal, Noticias Univision 24/7, TVP World, Al Jazeera English, and Al Arabiya.
Users can also rent recent theatrical releases for $3.99-$24.99.
We tested Sling Freestream and other subscription streaming services for more than 100 hours. Sling Freestream 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, and VIZIO Smart TV.
Users will find a standard lineup of free shows available on many other platforms with titles like “21 Jump Street,” “Mystery Science Theater 3000,” “Kitchen Nightmares,” and “ALF.”
There are also classic game shows like “Family Feud,” “Press Your Luck,” and “Match Game.”
The service also offers many Spanish language channels.
The movie library will rotate, but it has included titles like “Sliding Doors,” “Glengarry Glen Ross,” and “Blackfish.”
Freeview does have some kids content like “Bubble Guppies,” “Maya the Bee,” “Craig of the Creek,” “Thunder and the House of Magic,” “The Wiggles’ World,” and “Samurai Jack.”
Sling Freestream is compatible with these devices:
- Amazon Fire TV
- Apple TV
- Google Chromecast (Google Cast)
- Android TV
- Android Phone/Tablet
- LG Smart TV
- Samsung Smart TV
- Sony Smart TV
- VIZIO Smart TV (AirPlay/Google Cast)
Sling Freestream is not compatible with PlayStation or Nintendo devices.
Most video streams are in 720p HD.
Content has stereo audio.