Sony Network Entertainment International (SNEI) and Sony Computer Entertainment (SCE) announced Wednesday that PlayStation Vue, a cloud-based TV service, has launched on PlayStation 4 (PS4) and PlayStation 3 (PS3) computer entertainment systems.
Offering live and on-demand TV content over the Internet, PlayStation Vue is available initially in New York, Chicago and Philadelphia, starting at $49.99 per month.
In addition, PlayStation Vue will also include new network partners such as Fox News Networks, AMC Networks, and Turner Broadcasting.
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PlayStation Vue features include:
Live TV – Watch all channels live and see what is trending.
Personalization – PlayStation Vue enables users to bring their favorite channels and shows to the forefront of their experience.
Cloud DVR – Easily tag shows to watch later with the service’s DVR feature. Every episode aired thereafter will be available for up to 28 days in the cloud with no storage limit or scheduling conflicts to manage.
Discovery – Explore, Search and Guide features provide immediate access to the content viewers want, enabling them to watch more and search less.
PlayStation Vue will offer live and on-demand content from more than 85 channels at launch, including many local broadcast stations.
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