A service for those who want typically scheduled viewing on-demand. Stream live news, sports, entertainment and outdoor lifestyle TV channels on demand with KlowdTV.
KlowdTV is preparing for a relaunch soon. Same great platform with enhancements. Think KlowdTV 2.0!
KlowdTV launched in September 2014, providing customers with a live-streaming service which allows you to watch some of your favorite TV shows, whether you’re in the comfort of your own home or on the go. Similar to other subscription services on the market, KlowdTV offer a range of streaming packages starting from just $2.99 per month. There are no lock in contracts so you pay month-to-month and you can cancel at any time.
The programming and channels offered are fully licensed for US distribution. Some of the channels KlowdTV has available include RT America, Bloomberg TV, Sky News, One America News Network, beIN Sports, FightBox, AWE, YouToo America, DocuBox, Tuff TV, Outdoor Cooking, Ride TV and Hunt Channel. You have the option to select the package/s and you’ll only pay for what you want to watch. Take your pick from the sports, news, entertainment or outdoor lifestyle packages, as well as the option to pick individual channels.
Pricing and packages
There are a number of different packages and individual channels that you can pick and choose from, each with a different cost. On top of that there is a small fee included in the total month subscription of $3.99 for delivery, taxes and fees. Simply add this fee to the package or individual channel price and that will be your monthly bill for the KlowdTV subscription.
|Packages and Channels||Features||Price (per month)|
|Sports||Whether you’re into live soccer, thrive on action-packed extreme sports or even fantasy sports, the KlowdTV Sports Package lets you live stream almost any and every sport event and news around the clock.|
Channels included in this package:
|News||Keep your finger on the pulse with news from around the world, available 24/7. Get the latest news from leading global sources with breaking reports and bulletins, features, expert views, talk shows and much more.|
Channels included in this package:
|Entertainment||If you are after a wide variety of TV content, look no further than the entertainment package. With a wide range of TV shows from sports, documentary, kids, travel, food and home, comedy, drama, and reality TV/talk shows, you’ll be entertained for hours.|
Channels included in this package:
|Outdoor Lifestyle||The Outdoor Lifestyle channel is dedicated to bringing you the best in all things outdoors. From polo, horse culture and lifestyle to pure hunting, shooting, fishing, and documentaries, even outdoor cooking! Channels included in this package:||$2.99/month|
|Individual Channels||You may pick any of these channels to add to your subscription plan.|
The channels available include:
|Starting from $0.99/month|
What devices and platforms is the service compatible with?
If you have one of these devices, you can stream KlowdTV content:
- Selected browsers on PC and Mac (Chrome, Firefox, Safari, Internet Explorer 9+)
Mobile and Tablet
- Samsung and Google Android Tablets
- Samsung and Google Android smartphones
Smart TV, streaming media and other
- Amazon Fire
- Sony Smart TV
- Hisense TV
- Samsung Blu Ray Players
- Other OperaTV enabled smart devices
Standard definition playback is supported on all compatible devices. KlowdTV also offers HD content from some channels and selected devices at 720p or greater. You will need to have a internet download speed of at least 3.0 Mbps per stream for SD content and 5.0 Mbps for HD content.
Top Picks on KlowdTV
KlowdTV brings together a range of internationally recognized channels such as Sky News, as well as more niche channels such as beIN Sport which wholly report on soccer events and news.
With over 30 different channels on offer and thousands of TV shows accessible within each channel, there’s live-streaming content to suit everyone. You’ll find dedicated news, sports, lifestyle and entertainment channels such as Bloomberg Television, beIN Sports, FightnFun Box, DocuBox, Ride TV and Hunt Channel. With the option to pick different lifestyle channel packages, as well as individual channels, you have total control of the content you pay for and watch.
How do I sign up to KlowdTV?
In order to sign up and create a KlowdTV account, you must be over 18. It should also be noted that the KlowdTV service is only available in the United States.
You will need a computer and internet access to complete the signup process. Select your desired streaming package or individual channels that you’d like to buy. You can pick more than one package or channel/s depending on what you like to watch.
KlowdTV will let you try before you buy. It is currently offering a free 7-day trial for new subscriptions. To start the trial you will need to enter your billing information and credit card details to confirm your membership and you’ll be ready to start streaming. KlowdTV will not charge anything to your card during the free trial period. Once the free trial has ended, the paid subscription will start and your credit card will be charged in a month-to-month basis. If you decide during the trial that you’re not happy with KlowdTV, make sure you cancel your subscription before the end of the free trial period expires. As there are no locked in contracts or cancellation fees, all you need to do is deactivate your subscription to avoid the monthly fee being charged to your credit card.
KlowdTV Pros and Cons
- Content packages are available as well as individual channels. You have to freedom to pick and choose different TV channel packages based on what you like, so you only pay for what you want to watch.
- A wide selection of TV channels for sports, news, entertainment and lifestyle. There are over 30 channels available on KlowdTV with thousands of TV shows to watch.
- Specialty channels are available such as live content. For example, if you love watching soccer KlowdTV offer beIN Sports, a channel entirely dedicated to soccer. The channel bring you the latest news, live games, updates and commentary 24 hours, 7 days a week.
- Limited individual channel selections. If you are interested in only a few channels, KlowdTV is currently only offering 6 individual channels you can select from, otherwise you will have to sign up to the content packages to access particular channels if they are not available for individual selection.
- Easy to accidently renew. As you are required to enter your credit card details to start the free trial, it is easy to forget to unsubscribe or cancel the subscription before the first month begins. If you are unhappy with the service, make sure you cancel before the free trial ends and you won’t be charged.
KlowdTV offer a variety of TV channels from sports, news, entertainment and outdoor lifestyle categories. You have the freedom to select the packages and individual channels you’d like, so you will only pay for what you watch. With a number of specialty TV channels on offer you can watch just about anything and everything about the latest news, a particular sport or hobby, 24 hours, 7 days a week. Some of the specialty channels available include Sky News, beIn Sports, Fight Box, Fight Network, Chukker TV, Ride TV, HRTV and Hunt Channel.
You can stream KlowdTV on a wide range of devices so you can watch in the comfort or your own home or on the go. With a free 7-day trial, you have the opportunity to try before you buy and see if the service is right for you without having to pay upfront.
Frequently asked questions
What internet connection speed is required to stream KlowdTV content?
You will need an internet speed of at least 3.0 megabits per second to stream standard definition, and 5.0 megabits for HD content.
Are there certain settings I must have enabled or disabled to stream content?
Why does the sharpness of the picture change sometimes?
KlowdTV streams live content, which means that extended buffering of content is not possible. If your internet connection is weak, KlowdTV will try to make sure the content that is being streamed is not lost and will simply lower the quality until your connection recovers.
Does KlowdTV have an app?
Yes there is an app that all users can watch KlowdTV from. You can watch via your mobile device (Android, iOS) or streaming TV on Roki, Amazon Fire, Sony Smart TVs, Hisense TVs, Tivos, Samsung Blue Ray players and other OperaTV enabled smart devices.
Can I use KlowdTV on a gaming console?
Currently no, but as part of the relaunch KlowdTV will be aiming to align its apps with Playstation 4, Xbox One, and other gaming consoles.
Is there a way to watch old programs or record content?
This is currently unavailable. KlowdTV is currently working on a DVR feature to allow customers to record their favorite shows.