In time for the holidays: Samsung Smart TVs offer more live TV choices with YouTube TV
Whether you’re a sports fanatic, binge-watcher, or movie buff, your TV plays a pivotal role in the living room and you want every type of programming accessible on your TV. That’s why Samsung has brought the YouTube TV app to our Smart TVs, enabling streaming of live TV programming.
“We are thrilled to partner with YouTube TV and offer our customers the ability to stream and record live sporting events, news and TV shows through their Samsung Smart TV,” said Salek Brodsky, vice president of content and services for Samsung Electronics America. “Samsung TVs offer the best in picture quality, design and smart functionality and with the addition of YouTube TV, our customers now have access to more live viewing options in the home.”
The YouTube TV app is available on Samsung’s 2016 and 2017 Smart TV models and for $35 a month, subscribers get cloud DVR with no storage space limits and 6 accounts per household. Each account, has its own login which allows users to personalize their own TV experience and cloud DVR. YouTube TV is available now in all top 50 metro areas, covering over two-thirds of the U.S.
“We’re excited to bring YouTube TV to Samsung Smart TVs, with an app that is built for your big screen,” said Christian Oestlien, director of product management at YouTube TV. “With YouTube TV, we deliver the live TV content you love, the way you want, and now across all screens.”
Coupled with Samsung Smart TV’s best picture quality, the functionality of the You Tube TV app will make your living room the screening room of choice for every show, news or sporting event. Control your live TV experience with your TV’s remote control, check the live guide to see what’s airing, get personalized recommendations on the home tab and more.
To use YouTube TV today, upgrade your device firmware and launch YouTube TV from the Recommended Apps section of your Samsung Smart TV.
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