In a day and age with plenty of mind-blowing live TV streaming services available, choosing the right one might be a bit confusing. One of the biggest names among the live TV streaming applications is Sling TV. This might be because of its interesting collection of channels as well as affordable plans. You can almost customize your subscription by getting add-on packages with the Sling TV base plans. It also has additional features, including a cloud DVR of 50 hours. Now, let us see how you can enjoy the services of Sling TV on Roku.

How Much is Sling TV on Roku

Sling TV has attractive subscription packages that you can choose from. You can also get add-ons to get more channels.

Sling Orange$35
Sling Blue$35
Sling Orange + Blue$50
Comedy Extra$6
Heartland Extra$6
Hollywood Extra$6
Lifestyle Extra$6
News Extra$6
Sports Extra$11

What’s Streaming On Sling TV

Following is the list of channels available on Sling TV.

Sling Orange (31 Channels)Sling Blue (41 Channels)Sling Orange & Blue (47 channels)
BBC AmericaBBC AmericaBBC America
Bloomberg TelevisionBloomberg TelevisionBloomberg Television
Cartoon NetworkCartoon NetworkCartoon Network
Comedy CentralComedy CentralComedy Central
Discovery ChannelDiscovery Channel
Disney ChannelDisney Channel
EPIX Drive-InEPIX Drive-InEPIX Drive-In
Fox Sports 1Fox Sports 1
Food NetworkFood NetworkFood Network
FOX NewsFOX News
History ChannelHistory ChannelHistory Channel
Investigation DiscoveryInvestigation DiscoveryInvestigation Discovery
Local NowLocal NowLocal Now 
NFL NetworkNFL Network 
National Geographic National Geographic
Nick Jr.Nick Jr. Nick Jr.
Travel Channel Travel ChannelTravel Channel 
ViceVice  Vice
truTVtruTV truTV  

How to Sign Up for Sling TV

1. Turn on a PC or Smartphone and connect to the internet.

2. Open a browser to visit the official Sling TV:

3. Click on the Try Us Today button.

Sling TV website

4. Then, enter your email address and password to create an account.

Create an account on Sling TV

4. Depending on the subscription package you want, select Sling Orange, Sling Blue, or Sling Orange + Blue.

5. You can also select any Extras and Premiums you want.

6. Next, choose and enter your payment details.

Subscribe to Sling TV

7. Then, select Finish & Submit button.

After a successful transaction, you will be subscribed to Sling TV. After that, you can continue reading below to get the Sling TV on Roku.

How to Install Sling TV on Roku

You can find the Sling TV app pre-installed on your Roku device. If that’s not the case with you, simply download it using either of the below-mentioned methods.

1. From the Roku home screen, select Streaming Channels.

Select Streaming Channels

2. Click on Search Channels and search for Sling TV using the onscreen keyboard.

Search for Sling TV on Roku

3. Select Sling TV from the search results and click on Add Channel.

Sling TV on Roku: Select Add Channel

4. Wait for the channel installation to finish.

5. Once the installation is complete, select the OK button from the prompt.

6. You can open the channel by selecting the Go to Channel button.

Alternative Method – Install Sling TV on Roku using the Roku App

Connect your Android or iOS device and Roku to the same wifi network and follow the steps below:

1. Open the Roku app on your Android or iOS smartphone. If you don’t have the Roku mobile app, install it from the Google Play Store or the App Store as required.

2. Find the Devices icon on the bottom of your screen and tap it.

3. Choose your Roku device from the list of devices on your screen to connect with.

4. Once the connection is established, select the Channels tab.

5. Next, select the Channel Store icon on the top of your screen.

Select Channel Store

6. Type in Sling TV and search for the app.

7. Choose Sling TV and then select the Add Channel button to start installing it.

8. Update Roku to add the Sling TV immediately. Otherwise, it will take 24 hours to install the Sling TV on Roku.

Tip: To update Roku, go to Roku Settings System System Update Check Now

How to Sign In to Sling TV on Roku

1. Start by opening the Sling TV app on your device.

2. Click on the Sign In button and then enter your email address.

3. Click on Submit.

4. Next, enter your Password and click on Submit.

5. Finally, you can access the Sling TV home screen and start streaming your favorite TV channels.

Stream Sling TV on Roku

How to Cancel Sling TV on Roku

In case you have problems with the Sling TV, you can cancel its subscription anytime you want.

1. Start by pressing the Home button on your remote.

2. Highlight the Sling TV app from the app list.

3. Press the Star button on the remote.

4. Choose the Manage Subscription option on the menu that appears.

Select Manage Subscription

5. To unsubscribe from Sling TV, select the Cancel Subscription option.

Select Cancel Subscription

6. Once again, select the Cancel Subscription option.

7. Finally, choose Done.

Sling TV Not Working On Roku: Fixes

Sling TV app is not frequent with issues. Users have found that at times Sling TV app on Roku shows a bunch of different problems, including buffering, not loading, and a frozen screen. Whatever the issue with the app, you can troubleshoot it using the below-mentioned methods.

Sling TV Keeps Freezing

  • If the app keeps freezing on Roku, it indicates some issues with a Wi-Fi network.
  • You might have to restart your Wi-Fi router by unplugging it from the power source for a couple of minutes.
  • If you have access to a different Wi-Fi network, shift to the new network.

Can’t Play Any Title

  • If you can’t play any title from the app, it might be because of a server outage.
  • If that is the case, you might have to wait for it to be resolved by Sling TV.
  • You can detect a server outage on Sling using websites like Downdetector.

Sling TV is Buffering

  • If the Sling TV app is buffering, unlike other apps on your device, you might have to uninstall the app and then reinstall it.
  • Try restarting your Roku device by unplugging it from the power source for 5 or 10 minutes and then connecting it back.
  • Perform a Software Update on Roku from Settings > System > Software Update > Check Now.


1. How can I contact Sling TV Customer Service?

You can visit the Sling TV help center at if you have any problems with your streaming on Roku.

2. How do I remove my Credit Card from Sling TV?

You need to visit on a web browser and sign in with your subscription credentials. Next, find the Update Payment Information and click on it. Finally, you can now edit your credit card details and save the changes.

3. What are the alternatives to Sling TV?

Hulu and Peacock TV are some of the alternatives to Sling TV.