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Sling TV is offering free previews of premium streamers ViX+, Acorn TV – The Streamable this weekend

This weekend, live TV streaming service Sling TV is upping its game by giving its subscribers not one, but two premium channels for free as part of its Freeview weekend summer promotion. This weekend, the streamer is opening up access to two services, each with their own unique international flair.

The first premium offering available to Sling subscribers this weekend is Spanish-language streaming service ViX+, which launched Thursday. The second service to get the Freeview treatment is UK-focused Acorn TV.

The ViX+ preview kicks off Thursday, July 21st, while Acorn TV joins the fun on Friday, July 22nd; Both premium bundles are available free of charge to Sling customers through Sunday.

ViX+ launches with over 10,000 hours of exclusive content, in addition to the 40,000 hours available on its ad-supported ViX tier. The premium service also offers over 7,000 hours of live sports including action from some of the top football leagues in the world.

Customers can stream the ViX+ original series “María Félix: La Doña”, “Mirreyes contra Godínez 2: El Retiro” and “La Mujer del Diablo” through the service. In addition, ViX+ is the Spanish language home of all UEFA national team competitions as well as the US and Mexico women’s national teams. The premium streamer will also feature action from the Brasileirão Championship, Argentina’s Liga Profesional de Fútbol, ​​Colombia’s Primera División and Perú Liga 1.

If you want to immerse yourself in top-notch UK mystery, drama and comedy after watching the ViX+ originals, Sling TV is also making Acorn TV’s linear offerings and on-demand content library available to subscribers for free this weekend. Featuring the popular shows Midsomer Murders, The Brokenwood Mysteries, Murdoch Mysteries and more, the service is perfect for curling up and enjoying a great six-episode season.

In 2022, UK streamer Acorn TV will premiere originals like ‘My Life is Murder’, ‘Signora Volpe’ and ‘Harry Wild’, as well as an exclusive new season of fan-favorite ‘Doc Martin’. Outside of Sling TV, viewers can access Acorn TV programming with a standalone subscription or through AMC+.

Sling TV subscribers don’t need to do anything to sign up for ViX+ and Acorn TV Freeview Weekend, but after the free window ends, they can simply unsubscribe from either or both services in the Sling TV app or online under the “My Account” option. .

For the first week of July, Sling TV offered Curiosity Stream and Destination America for free, followed by Hallmark Movies Now and EPIX Now, while Sundance Now and AMC+ are scheduled on Freeview weekends for the remainder of the month.

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