Recently, Sling TV has announced that they will be offering a 14 day free trial of their live TV streaming services for all Amazon Fire tablet users. If you don’t know what Sling TV is, it can be summed up as the next service to compete with the big cable companies. Sling TV offers live TV programming without the cable company for $20 a month. This service caters towards people who want to find a better solution to the ridiculously high priced cable services, these people are also referred to as cord-cutters.
For $20 a month users will receive a TV package to live TV programming from popular networks like, AMC, ABC Family, TBS, Marvel, CNN, ESPN and much more. You can get access to many more live TV channels if you cough up a few more bucks. For $5 more you can add on Sports Extra, Kids Extra, Hollywood Extra, World News Extra or other packages.
Sling TV is available on multiple devices and can be accessed at any time, anywhere.
Sling TV is currently only available within the United States, however they may expand to other countries in the near future. If you would like to try out their service before committing to it, you’ll be happy to know that they offer a 7 day free trial.
However, if you have an Amazon Fire tablet you will receive an extra 7 days added on top. Amazon Fire tablet users can access Sling TV service for 14 days free!
- All you have to do is download the Sling TV app from the Amazon App store on your tablet.
- Open the app and follow the on screen instructions. This is where you will fill out the registration form.
- The app will automatically detect that you are on the Amazon Fire tablet and prompt you with 14 day free trial.
- After entering in your credit card information, you will gain access to live TV shows right from your tablet. ( You will not be charged till the trial period ends.)
If you want to continue with the service you will be billed on a monthly basis.
Here is a list of Amazon Tablets that will receive this offer: Amazon Fire HDX 8.9, Fire HDX 7, Fire HD 7 or Fire HD 6
So enjoy the offer while it lasts. And if you don’t own an Amazon fire tablet you can still check out the 7 day free trial from other devices like the iPad or iPhone.