Cable TV
Starts at

$50/month*

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How to choose a TV Service Provider?

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Things to Consider When Ordering Cable TV Services

Channel Lineup

Most TV providers offer custom packages so you get exactly what you want. This varies from local and premium channels to Live Sports and On Demand movies. Consider what content you want to access, and narrow your options from there.

Consider Bundling

Bundling home services is a great way to save you money and simplify your monthly bills. These services can include internet, TV, phone, or security services. Ask your provider what bundles they offer and compare them to other options near you.

TV Fees

On top of your actual service, most TV providers charge extra fees like equipment rentals and broadcasting fees that can increase your monthly bill. So, read the fine print and be sure to compare your options before signing on the dotted line.

TV Fees

On top of your actual service, most TV providers charge extra fees like equipment rentals and broadcasting fees that can increase your monthly bill. So, read the fine print and be sure to compare your options before signing on the dotted line.

“What Type of TV Service Is Available in My Area?”

Cable TV

Cable TV reaches you through radio signals that are transferred via coaxial cables―it is one of the least vulnerable service types as far as external interference is concerned.

Coaxial cable networks cover about 90% of the U.S. population, and it is only in rural counties that you may have to resort to satellite TV.

For the best cable TV service in the U.S., check offers from the following providers― Xfinity, Spectrum, Cox, Optimum, Xtream Powered by Mediacom

Satellite TV

Satellite TV is usually the only TV service available in many remote areas where a cable TV service is inaccessible.

It is a wireless service that uses a satellite orbiting the earth to deliver programming to viewers. Radio signals are relayed directly to the viewer’s location and received by an outdoor satellite dish. The one downside is the likelihood of getting affected by inclement weather.

For the best satellite TV service in the U.S., check out DIRECTV (Satellite) & DISH

Internet Protocol TV (IPTV)

Internet Protocol TV delivers signals through internet cables. Fiber Optic is the material of choice, and brings you the best IPTV service―a vivid picture and high definition sound.

IPTV is increasingly being looked upon as a secure and reliable means of delivering programming to subscribers whether its live TV, video on-demand, or interactive TV―albeit it usually offers fewer networks in the lineup.

For the best livestreaming IPTV service check out DIRECTV STREAM

The Perks Offered by Top TV Providers

Entertainment On-Demand

When you subscribe to a service from one of our top providers, you also get the chance to watch TV on your own timeline. On-demand content not only expands the scope of in-home entertainment, but is a great backup at times when you’re not in the mood for live TV.

Xfinity, Spectrum, Cox, Xtream powered by Mediacom and DIRECTV ―all offer quality on-demand catalogs that are always growing, giving you access to thousands of titles.

Enjoy TV on the go

The best part about contemporary TV services is the freedom to watch your TV anywhere at any time. TV apps that you get with your service make entertainment mobile―there is more flexibility and convenience to be enjoyed than ever before―because you get to carry TV in your pocket!

Tune into live TV or on demand content, set DVR recordings and more―whether its the Spectrum TV app, the Cox Contour app or the Xfinity Stream app!

Never miss a show with HD DVR

Top providers such as Xfinity, Spectrum, Cox, Xtream powered by Mediacom and DIRECTV give you the flexibility to catch up on your favorite TV at your own time with a DVR service. Record your can’t-miss shows―you can even record a number of programs at once.

For instance, with Xfinity X1 DVR, you can record up to 6 shows at once and store up to 150 hours’ worth of video content on the hard drive.

Voice your commands to the remote

With subscription to the best TV services, you can skip the part you dread the most―searching for content to watch! Just voice a command to your voice remote and it will fetch whatever you are looking for―from across all your entertainment options―live TV, on-demand, DVR & streaming apps.

The award-winning Xfinity Voice Remote is a perfect example of how you can make your TV viewing all the more convenient with hands-free control!

ProviderStarting monthly price*Channel rangeSimultaneous DVR recordingsContractType
YouTube TV$72.99100+Up to 3NoneStreaming
DIRECTV$64.9975 – 150+Up to 5Two yearsSatellite, internet
Xfinity$20.0010 – 260+Up to 4None required for TV onlyCable, fiber
Spectrum$59.99125 – 200+Up to 6, depending on DVR modelNoneCable, fiber
DISH$74.99190 – 290+Up to 16Two yearsSatellite
Verizon$70.00125+ – 425+Up to 12NoneFiber, streaming
Optimum$85.00220 – 420+Up to 15One yearCable, fiber
Cox$56.0075 – 250+Up to 6Varies by planCable, fiber

Our picks for the best
internet provider options

Verizon

Best overall – Verizon Fios has excellent customer satisfaction ratings and has no data caps or contracts. Verizon’s prices for internet plans start at a reasonable $49.99/mo. Like other providers, your bill won’t increase after the promotional period ends. Verizon also offers 5G home internet and mobile bundles.

Why we like Verizon

  • Fast speeds: Verizon’s 100% fiber network that makes for fast speeds
  • Special perks: Verizon often offers new customers free streaming subscriptions, gift cards or smart home devices
  • Not data caps: Verizon Fios has no data caps, so you won’t experience any overage fees.

Things to consider

  • Availability: You must live in a serviceable Verizon area to get these plans.
  • No savings on bundled services: If you bundle YouTubeTV with your Verizon account, you won’t save any money.

Frequently Asked Question

How can I get Optimum?

You can easily get Optimum by Altice. Simply follow this link. All you need is your ZIP code and you can easily choose from a variety of Optimum services and plans available in your area.

How can I get Optimum?

You can easily get Optimum by Altice. Simply follow this link. All you need is your ZIP code and you can easily choose from a variety of Optimum services and plans available in your area.

How can I get Optimum?

You can easily get Optimum by Altice. Simply follow this link. All you need is your ZIP code and you can easily choose from a variety of Optimum services and plans available in your area.

How can I get Optimum?

You can easily get Optimum by Altice. Simply follow this link. All you need is your ZIP code and you can easily choose from a variety of Optimum services and plans available in your area.