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Sling Latino is essential for Spanish-speaking cord-cutters

A smart solution at a great price.

Apr 21, 2020, 8:11 am*



John-Michael Bond


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No service in streaming TV offers the level of customization as Sling TV. From its multitiered channel packages to its more than 50 add-on options, Sling TV wants to be your streaming solution for cable. Now, the addition of Sling Latino offers a low-cost entry point into the world of streaming TV for Spanish-speaking viewers. Here’s what you need to know about Sling Latino.

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What is Sling Latino?

Sling TV is a live TV streaming service, a way to catch your favorite shows without a long-term cable contract. Using a Roku, game console, or other streaming device, viewers can stream live TV using their internet connection.

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Sling Latino is the banner under which Sling's Spanish-language offerings are housed. There are a number of Spanish-speaking regions represented in Sling Latino. Customers can choose from one of these Extra packs for $5 a month to get region-specific or interest-specific programming:

  • Caribe
  • Centroamerica
  • Deportes
  • España
  • Mexico
  • Sudamerica

There are also eight premium channels en Español to enhance a subscriber's bilingual or Spanish-only experience.

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The Sling Latino brand includes the Best of Spanish package, the company’s standalone streaming package of 17 Spanish language channels. It features NBC Universo, History en Espanol, Bein Sports, Bloomberg TV El Financiero, and lots more, providing news, entertainment, and even children’s programming for one low cost each month.

A customer can order Best of Spanish for just $10, or add Sling Orange or Sling Blue to the deal, providing additional basic cable options like ESPN and the Travel Channel.


Sling Latino: Best of Spanish channels

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Best of Spanish channels Sling TV
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The basic 17-channel Best of Spanish package comes with the following selections:

  • NBC Universo
  • History en Espanol
  • EstrellaTV
  • Azteca
  • BeIn Sports
  • BeIn Sports Ñ
  • Cine Latino
  • Cine Sony
  • Pasiones
  • Inti
  • CBeebies
  • Vme Kids
  • NTN24
  • Baby TV Español
  • El Financiero Bloomberg TV
  • Zeemundo
  • ¡Hola! TV  

Viewers looking for extra channels can select either the Sling Orange or Blue channel packages. Sling Blue + Best of Spanish package comes with 55-plus channels in total, including everything in the Best of Spanish package. Here’s what you can expect with that package.

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Sling Blue + Best of Spanish Sling TV

The Sling Orange + Best of Spanish package on the other hand only comes with 45-plus channels, including the Best of Spanish package. However, Sling Orange is the only way to get ESPN on a Sling TV package.  

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Sling Orange + Best of Spanish
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What devices does Sling TV Latino work on?

Sling TV's biggest selling point is the number of devices it can be utilized on. Here are all of the ways you can stream Sling TV:

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How much does Sling Latino cost?

There are three starting price points for Sling Latino. The Best of Spanish package costs $10 per month for 17 channels. Users looking for more options can also add the Best of Spanish package to either Sling Orange or Sling Blue for just $30 per month, a savings of $5 per month. (There is not currently a deal for the Best of Spanish package and Sling Orange + Blue, a combination package.)

If you’re looking for Spanish language extras, Sling TV has plenty of options. For just $5 you can add Caribe, Espana, Centroamerica, Sudamerica, and Mexico packages. These add-on packages let you access the finest channels from Mexico, Colombia, Venezuela, and Puerto Rico. (You can view all of them here.) No matter what your needs, Sling TV Latino has a package and price point for your family.

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Is Sling Latino worth it?

Sling Latino is a wonderful package for Spanish language households, offering a potent mix of culture, entertainment, news, and sports for one low cost. The ability to add an additional Sling TV package, along with a la carte extras like movie channels, provides flexibility for families with different needs. Sling TV has recognized that Latinx people aren’t monolithic, providing add-on options from around the world to give people a taste of home outside of the basic package. With a starting price of just $10 per month, Sling Latino is a steal of a deal.


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*First Published: Jan 7, 2019, 6:00 am