PlayStation Vue Launches Today in Three Cities

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PlayStation Vue is out in the wild starting today in Chicago, Philadelphia and New York City. Sony’s answer to cable is available for download on the PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 with three different service packages.

The Access Package $49.99 – Features 50+ channels including FOX, NBC, CBS, Comedy Central, SYFY, USA, TNT and more.

The Core Package $59.99 – Features everything in Access package with the addition of local sports coverage. Chicago and Philly have Comcast Sportsnet while New York will have the YES Network.

The Elite Package $69.99 – The previous packages plus lifestyle, cooking and music channels like three additional MTV channels, Cook network and FX Movies.

For more information regarding specific channels for individual cities head on over to the official website here.

PlayStation Vue includes a 3 Day Catch-up option for certain chanels that lets you watch a a show or movie you might have missed as well as a 28 day cloud DVR functionality for your favorite shows.

Now that PlayStation Vue has been priced are you going to try the service or consider switching from your cable provider? For those interested the website mentions a free 7 Day Trial is available to test the service.

Written by Michael Cwick

Michael Cwick

Just a nerd from the Windy City. I’m actually really bad at describing myself because I get all self-critical and self-conscious. Follow me on Twitter, @The1stMJC, to see my borderline insane rants on tv shows and other non important subjects. If I’m not tweeting I’m probably just watching Buffy or Firefly for the millionth time.

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