YouTube TV Lights Up More Markets

OTT TV service adds eight DMAs to its rapidly growing list

YouTube TV, Google’s new OTT TV service, confirmed that service has been launched in an additional eight markets: Sacramento, Austin, Norfolk, Albuquerque, Portland, Greenville, Raleigh, and Birmingham.

YouTube TV, a service that starts at $35 per month, focuses on live local broadcast TV feeds, and features a cloud DVR, continues to extend its reach amid competition from a suddenly crowded group of virtual MVPDs that include Hulu, PlayStation Vue, Sling TV, fuboTV, CenturyLink Stream, and DirecTV Now.

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