A Beginner’s Guide to fuboTV

A Beginner's Guide to fuboTV
A Beginner's Guide to fuboTV

Are you looking to get rid of your cable provider? fuboTV has you covered with virtually all the live television content you could ever want.

Since its inception, fuboTV has grown in popularity, transitioning from being a live TV streaming service designed initially for sports fans to becoming one that the entire family can use.

There are dozens of channels to choose from and a large selection of on-demand content. You can also watch all of this content on many devices at a reasonable price.

Subscriptions to fuboTV and their costs

There are a couple of different subscription options available on fuboTV in terms of plans. While the customization options aren’t as extensive as Sling TV’s, fuboTV offers a good channel selection at a reasonable price.

The fuboTV Starter Plan costs $64.99 per month and includes over 100 channels, including ABC, Fox, Food Network, FS1, FS2, USA, HGTV, VH1, MTV, FXX, and a slew of others. Is the most basic package available? Because this is the most affordable plan, it only provides 250 hours of Cloud DVR storage space and three simultaneous streams. On the other hand, this plan is not available to new customers.

Pro-fubotv strategy

fuboTV Pro is available for $69.99 per month and includes the same 112 channels as fuboTV. On the other hand, this plan includes enough Cloud DVR storage space for 1,000 hours of content for a minor price increase. Furthermore, it is possible to watch content on up to ten different screens simultaneously.

The fuboTV Elite bundle, which costs $79.99 per month and includes 165 channels that broadcast 130 events in 4K, is available. This section contains all of the channels included in the other bundles and everything from the Fubo Extra and News Plus add-on packages. The plan also includes 1,000 hours of Cloud DVR storage and the ability to stream up to 10 simultaneous streams.

FuboTV also offers a Latino Quarterly plan, which costs $33 per month and includes nearly 40 channels in Spanish, such as beIN Sports, ESPN Deportes, UniMas, Cine Latino, and others, all of which are available on the platform. In addition, there are 250 hours of Cloud DVR storage space included in the plan and three simultaneous streams.

Channels on fuboTV

Among the many excellent channels available on fuboTV are ABC, Fox, Food Network, FS1 and FS2, USA, Home & Garden Television, VH1, MTV, and FXX, to name a few notable examples. In addition, a disproportionate number of sports channels serve to remind users of the service’s original purpose: to deliver live sports to fans.

Networks such as NFL Network, beIN Sports, BIG Network, Golf Channel, Olympic Channel, SEC ESPN Network, ESPN, MotorTrend, and others are included in the bundles, with additional channels available as add-ons. Additional channels are available as add-ons.

Add-Ons for fuboTV

The number of optional add-ons available for fuboTV is enormous. No matter what you’re looking for in a streaming service, fuboTV has it.


There are several feature add-ons available for fuboTV that you can purchase. Even though new subscribers will not require these because they are already included in their current plans, existing subscribers can still add them to their accounts.

Cloud DVR 250 costs $9.90 per month and allows users to record up to 250 hours of content, while Cloud DVR 1000 costs $16.99 per month and allows subscribers to record up to 1,000 hours of content in the cloud. Cloud DVR 500 costs $9.90 per month and allows users to record up to 500 hours of content. Family Share costs $5.99 per month and allows for three simultaneous streams, whereas Unlimited Screens ($9.90 per month) allows for up to ten simultaneous streams and is more expensive.

Premium Television Channels

In addition to several premium networks that you may want to include in your subscription, fuboTV allows you to pay for them all from a single source.

With your fuboTV subscription, you can watch SHOWTIME for $10 per month. SHOWTIME on-demand content and live channels will be yours with this subscription, among other things.

STARZ will cost you $8.99 per month, and it will provide you with access to all of the STARZ live channels and all of the on-demand shows and movies.

You’ll have to pay $5.99 per month through fuboTV to gain access to the EPIX live channels and the on-demand movies and shows.

Getting access to all three premium networks—SHOWTIME, STARZ, and EPIX—will only cost you $19.99 per month, representing significant savings. In addition, the AMC Premiere subscription is available for $4.99 per month. It provides access to ad-free content, complete seasons of AMC shows, and other features such as uncut movies and original digital series.

Packs of Channels

Channel Packs for fuboTV

If you want to watch other networks, you can purchase one of the bundles that fuboTV offers.

Sports Plus with NFL RedZone is a 25-channel bundle that costs $10.99 per month and includes the NFL RedZone. You can watch NFL Red Zone, NBA TV, NHL Networks, MLB Channel, PAC12 Networks, ESPNEWS, Tennis Channel, and other channels on your computer or mobile device.

It costs $7.99 per month to subscribe to fubo Extra, including over 40 channels such as the Cooking Channel, the NBA TV Network, MTV Live, Discovery Family, TeenNick, and others. This bundle is included as part of the fuboTV Elite subscription plan.

International Sports Plus, which costs $6.99 per month and includes networks suitable for international sports fans such as GolTV, ESPN Deportes, and others, is available for $6.99.

Adventure Plus, which costs $4.99 per month and is devoted to outdoor and extreme sports, is similar to Outdoor Channel or Outside TV in content.

Several news channels, including Bloomberg TV, BBC World News, and Euronews, are available for $2.99 per month as part of the News Plus subscription package. This pack is also included in the fuboTV Elite subscription plan.

According to the league, NBA League Pass is available for $14.99 per month and provides access to approximately 40 out-of-market basketball games per week.

Sports Lite includes eight additional channels, including NBA TV, MLB Network, NHL Network, and Tennis Channel, for a monthly fee of $9.99 (plus tax). In addition, some of these networks are available as part of the fubo Extra pack.

Latino Plus is the ideal add-on for Spanish-speaking sports fans, offering more than 20 channels for $19.99 per month and featuring over 20 channels. For an additional $8.99 per month, you can subscribe to Rai Italia and TV5MONDE for an additional $9.99 per month.

While Entretenimiento Plus, which adds nine music and movie channels from Spain, Mexico, and other countries, costs $4.99 per month, Portuguese Plus adds five channels for $14.99 per month.

Devices for fuboTV

Fortunately, fuboTV is compatible with a wide range of devices, allowing you to relax and enjoy all of the content no matter where you are.

The following is a comprehensive list of devices that are compatible with fuboTV:

  • Amazon Fire TV is a streaming media player.
  • Android 5.0 or higher is required.
  • iPhone 6s or newer is required.
  • iPad OS 13.1 or higher is required.
  • iPod Touch 7th generation or newer
  • Android TV and Google TV are two of the most popular streaming devices.
  • Apple TV 4th generation and newer are supported.
  • Chromecast 2nd generation or later is required.
  • Hisense Smart TVs from the year 2020 and later models
  • LG televisions from 2018 and later
  • Samsung Smart TVs were manufactured in 2015 and later
  • Vizio SmartCast TVs were manufactured in 2016 and later
  • Roku 2018 and newer are supported.
  • Xbox One, Xbox One S, and Xbox One X are the three models of the Xbox One.

Is it Worth It to Subscribe to fuboTV?

What distinguishes fuboTV from the competition is the massive amount of cloud DVR storage space available, especially when compared to other live TV services. It is unheard of to have a thousand hours of storage space. Even better, all of your recordings will be saved until you decide to delete them; there is no time limit on how long they will be kept.

Overall, fuboTV is a fantastic platform with a wide variety of exciting networks. Sports fans, in particular, are spoiled for choice with a wide range of channels to choose from.

Mark Funk
Mark Funk is an experienced information security specialist who works with enterprises to mature and improve their enterprise security programs. Previously, he worked as a security news reporter.