For YouTube TV clients who subscribe individually to HBO Max, Showtime, and Starz, the corporate is rolling out a brand new leisure bundle that may save individuals $5.
The optionally available bundle is $30 a month. Individually, HBO Max prices $15 a month, Showtime is $11 a month, and Starz is $9 a month, which means clients who subscribe to all three spend $35 a month by means of the person subscription plans. YouTube TV has steadily added extra premium channels over the past couple of years, together with inking a deal with WarnerMedia for HBO Max in February 2020.
Whereas the bundle is a straightforward strategy to save $5 a month, YouTube has additionally gotten more and more costly over the past 12 months. In June, YouTube TV elevated its month-to-month price from $50 to $65. The transfer got here after YouTube signed a distribution agreement with ViacomCBS to hold a collection of channels: BET, CMT, Comedy Central, MTV, Nickelodeon, Paramount Community, TV Land, and VH1. Whereas YouTube TV isn’t the one digital TV supplier to extend month-to-month charges as extra distribution offers are struck. (AT&T TV Now, Fubo TV, and Hulu with Dwell TV have all confronted related value hikes.)
Nonetheless, for somebody who depends on YouTube TV and needs entry to a few of the most important premium cable networks, it’s good to avoid wasting $5 a month. Now if solely YouTube TV may determine its regional sports activities community points.