Sling Latino Launches New CARIBE Pack; NBCUniverso Joins ‘Best of Spanish TV’

  • Sling TV first to launch region-specific Latino packages
  • CARIBE, focusing on Caribbean content, features programming from
    CUBAMAX TV and WAPA América, now available for $10/mo. as a standalone
    service
  • NBCUniverso joins $10/mo. ‘Best of Spanish TV’
  • Multi-service discount available for all Sling Latino packages

ENGLEWOOD, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sling Latino announced the launch of a new CARIBE regional programming
pack, featuring novelas, movies, comedies, variety shows, children’s
programming and music videos from Cuba, Puerto Rico and coming soon, the
Dominican Republic. Sling Latino also debuted pricing and packaging
changes across its Spanish-language service.


“We continue to improve the consumer experience by launching
region-specific programming and simplifying our pricing across Sling
Latino,” said Jose Romero, general manager of marketing, Sling Latino.
“Our CARIBE regional package is the first of its kind and an important
step toward delivering the most diverse, flexible and affordable
programming anywhere.”

Sling Latino Pricing Updates

Today, Sling Latino simplified the pricing of its packages:

  • “Best of Spanish TV” (formerly “Paquete Total”), “Colombia” and
    “España” are now each $10 per month as standalone packages or $5 per
    month when combined with a “Sling Orange” (single-stream service) or
    “Sling Blue” (multi-stream service) subscription.
  • Customers who subscribed to “Deportes Extra” or “Películas and Novelas
    Extra” will now receive more channels at no additional cost with the
    Best of Spanish TV package.
  • Sling Latino also introduced multi-service discounts. Customers
    subscribing to Best of Spanish TV can add any Sling Latino regional
    pack for $5 more per month. Additionally, customers subscribing to
    Sling Orange or Sling Blue can add any Sling Latino standalone package
    to their service for $5 more per month.

Sling Latino Programming Updates

CARIBE is available today for $10 per month when purchased as a
standalone package, and is available for $5 per month when added to Best
of Spanish TV, Sling Orange or Sling Blue services. Sling Latino will
expand its regional package offerings in the coming months. For more
information on channels included in CARIBE, visit blog.sling.com.

Sling Latino also expanded its Best of Spanish TV lineup to include
NBCUniverso, in addition to programming currently available from AZ
Cinema, AZ Clic, Azteca, Azteca Corazón, BabyTV, Bandamax, beIN Sports,
beIN Sports en Español, Cbeebies, Cine Sony, Cinelatino, De Película, De
Película Clásico, ESPN Deportes (single-stream only), FOROtv,
Galavisión, NTN24, Pasiones, Telefórmula, Telehit, TeLe-Romantica,
UniMás, Univision, Univision Deportes and Univision tlnovelas.

Additional Sling TV updates

In addition to the Sling Latino CARIBE launch and new pricing, Sling TV
also made changes to its single-stream and multi-stream services, now
Sling Orange and Sling Blue:

  • The Sling TV Beta multi-stream service has exited beta and is now
    available to new customers as “Sling Blue” for $25 per month.
  • Customers who signed up during the beta phase will receive the
    additional channels found in Sling Blue and their price will remain
    $20 per month with their current subscription.
  • Sling TV’s single-stream service, now called Sling Orange, remains
    priced at $20 per month.

Sling TV also debuted NBCUniversal and BBC America networks across its
Sling Orange and Sling Blue services. For more information about these
changes, visit blog.sling.com.

About Sling TV

Sling TV L.L.C., a subsidiary of DISH Network Corporation (NASDAQ:
DISH), provides over-the-top television services, including domestic and
international live and on-demand programming. It is available on
televisions, tablets, computers, smartphones and other streaming
devices. Sling TV offers two streaming services, which collectively
include more than 100 channels and programming content from Disney/ESPN
(Sling Orange only), Fox (Sling Blue only), NBC (Sling Blue only), HBO®,
AMC, A&E, Turner, Scripps, Viacom, EPIX and Univision. Additionally,
Sling Latino offers a suite of standalone and add-on Spanish-language
programming packages tailored to English-dominant, bilingual and
Spanish-dominant U.S. households. Sling International currently provides
more than 250 channels in 20 languages across multiple devices to U.S.
households. Sling TV is a next-generation service that meets the
entertainment needs of today’s contemporary viewers. Visit www.Sling.com.

Contacts

Sling TV L.L.C.
Lacretia Taylor, 720-514-8209
lacretia@sling.com