VUit is a free video streaming service that includes on-demand access to content produced by 260+ local TV news stations around the United States. Its partners include Lilly Broadcasting, Heritage Broadcasting, and Gray Television. The service covers 78% of the nation’s DMAs.
Whether you’re feeling homesick or whether you just want to see what’s going on in another part of the country, VUit can give you a window into several American communities.
We tested VUit and other subscription streaming services for more than 100 hours. VUit is compatible with Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku, Android TV, iPhone/iPad, Android Phone/Tablet, Mac, Windows, LG Smart TV, Samsung Smart TV, Sony Smart TV, and VIZIO Smart TV.
VUit does offer a small collection of original shows, mostly sourced from their TV partners. You can find talk shows like “Greetings from Somerville,” region-specific series like or documentary series like “100% Chance of Wine.” You’ll even find 120 episodes of a locally produced cooking show: “Cooking With Chef Hermann.”
With over 250 local TV stations on board, VUit has a large pool to pull from. Users will be able to access local newscasts from many markets in the United States.
VUit is compatible with these devices:
- Amazon Fire TV
- Apple TV
- Google Chromecast (Google Cast)
- Android TV
- Android Phone/Tablet
- LG Smart TV (AirPlay)
- Samsung Smart TV (AirPlay)
- Sony Smart TV
- VIZIO Smart TV (AirPlay/Google Cast)
VUit is not compatible with PlayStation, Xbox, or Nintendo devices.
Most video streams are in 1080p HD.
Content has stereo audio.