For those who’ve been subscribing to YouTube TV for a very long time, then chances are high a Showtime subscription is heading your manner for the summer season at no further value.
As Engadget experiences, YouTube is rewarding subscribers who’ve been utilizing the premium streaming service for some time with a free Showtime subscription. What we do not know but is how lengthy your YouTube TV subscription must have been energetic to qualify. YouTube merely describes the supply as open to “longtime mates.”
The Showtime supply will grant entry to all content material on the service, however with out the often $10.99 cost each month (or $109.90 a yr). It is also good to listen to that the free subscription doesn’t finish with an auto-renewal with prices hooked up. You may hold watching till Sept. 5 after which determine if you wish to proceed or not. Clearly Showtime is hoping you’ll pay up and proceed being a subscriber after that.
When PCMag reviewed Showtime again in February, we discovered it to have an honest lineup of unique exhibits and appreciated the offline downloads, dwell TV, and flicks. However it’s costly, which makes this YouTube TV supply value benefiting from so you’ll be able to see if the standard $10.99 subscription cost is value it.
The worth of YouTube TV elevated again in Could from $39.99 to $49.99 ($54.99 by way of Apple). These further $10 acquired you 9 new channels together with Discovery Channel, HGTV, Meals Community, TLC, Investigation Discovery, Animal Planet, Journey Channel, and MotorTrend. Nevertheless, the value hike remains to be onerous to abdomen so providing Showtime totally free may assist these long-time subscribers who could also be contemplating canceling select to remain a number of extra months a minimum of.
This text initially revealed at PCMag