AT&T’s New WatchTV Streaming Service

AT&T has launched a new streaming service alongside DirecTV Now. The new service is more a slimmed down live streaming service similar to Philo. The service includes over 30 channels for just $15 per month.

Anyone can currently sign up for a Watch TV free trial. After the trial, the cost will be $15 per month. However, you can get the service for free if you have or sign up for an AT&T Unlimited & More plan.

The service is supported on iOS 10 devices or higher, Android 5.0 devices or higher, Apple TV 4th gen or later, Fire TV & Fire TV Stick, and Chrome and Safari browsers.

How to Get WatchTV for Free

Here are the two AT&T wireless plans that will provide free access to WatchTV:

Sign up for AT&T Unlimited & More Premium and get:

  • Option to add WatchTV
  • Option to add one of several premium services
  • $15 monthly credit toward DIRECTV, DIRECTV NOW and U-verse TV
  • 15GB of high-speed tethering
  • High-quality video

Sign up for AT&T Unlimited & More and get:

  • Option to add WatchTV
  • $15 monthly credit toward DIRECTV NOW
  • Up to 4G LTE unlimited data

WatchTV Channels

TheWatchTV service provides access to A&E, AMC, Animal Planet, Audience, BBC America, BBC World News, Boomerang, Cartoon Network, CNN, Discovery, Food Network, FYI, Hallmark, Hallmark Movies, HGTV, Hello Labs, History, HLN, IFC, Investigation Discovery, Lifetime, Lifetime Movies, OWN, Sundance, Taylor Swift Now, TBS, TCM, TLC, TNT, TruTV, Velocity, Viceland, WeTV.

AT&T indicates BET, Nicktoons, Comedy Central, TeenNick, and VH1 will be available soon after launch.

WatchTV Features

Considering WatchTV is free with select AT&T wireless plans and only costs $15 per month otherwise, the feature set is fairly bare bones. The services only allow you to view one stream at a time and doesn’t include bells and whistles like a DVR like most streaming services. If you are looking for a more robust live streaming service, I recommend checking out one of the ones covered in our comparison of the best live TV streaming services.

If this article didn't answer your specific question, head over to our Home Page! It will guide you to affordable internet providers, streaming services to meet your needs, information on antennas, and many more tools and resources to help you save money on TV and Internet access.

Disney+ is offering an amazing deal combining Hulu, ESPN+, and Disney+ for just $12.99 per month! For more on the new Disney streaming service, check out our ultimate guide to Disney+

With 58 live channels and a cloud DVR for just $20 per month, Philo TV is one of the best deals you 'll find online. Try a Free Trial to Philo Now! No credit card required!

Right now you can get 6 months of Starz for only $25. That's less than $4.25 per month! See offer details.

Disclosure: Grounded Reason is supported by a small commission for purchases made through some product links on this website. We do not accept compensation from companies attempting to sway our review of products.

Related Post