Cable TV Providers In The USA

List Of Cable Operators

This table compares various cable TV providers’ starting prices, channel offerings, and connectivity methods. It allows readers to quickly assess and compare the different options available in the market.

Cable TV ProvidersStarting PriceChannels OfferedConnectivity ViaPlans
Dish$84.99290+SatelliteHere
DirecTV$64.99185+SatelliteHere
Spectrum$39.99170+CableHere
Xfinity$20.00140+CableHere
Cox$56.00250+CableHere
Verizon$85.00425+Fiber OpticHere
Optimum$40.00420+CableHere
Astound$28.70220+CableHere

Cable TV Providers and Channel Availability

This section discusses specific channel lineups and pricing for the top cable TV providers. Review them to understand which is the most suitable for you.

  1. Dish
PlanNumber of ChannelsPrice
America’s Top 120190+$84.99
America’s Top 200240+$94.99
America’s Top 250290+$104.99
  1. DirecTV
PlanNumber of ChannelsPrice
Entertainment160+$64.99
Choice185+$84.99
Ultimate250+$94.99
Premier330+$139.99
  1. Spectrum
PlanNumber of ChannelsPrice
TV Select Signature150+$64.99
TV Select Plus160+$74.99
TV Stream80+$39.99
  1. Xfinity
PlanNumber of ChannelsPrice
Choice10+$20.00
Standard140+$50.00
Ultimate220+$80.00
  1. Cox
PlanNumber of ChannelsPrice
TV Starter75+$25.00
Contour TV140+$56.00
Contour TV Ultimate250+$138.00
  1. Verizon
PlanNumber of ChannelsPrice
Your Fios TV125+$85.00
More Fios TV300+$105.00
Most Fios TV425+$110.00
  1. Optimum
PlanNumber of ChannelsPrice
Basic50+$30.00
Core TV220+$75.00
Select TV340+$95.00
Premier TV420+$115.00
  1. Astound
PlanNumber of ChannelsPrice
Basic TV60+$29.99
Digital Basic TV100+$59.99
Premier TV200+$79.99

Frequently Asked Questions

Cable TV Alternatives – Streaming Providers in USA

The following table highlights important factors of the streaming platforms and helps you determine the best streaming option.

Streaming ProvidersStarting PriceNumber of Users Access (up to)Picture Quality Available
Hulu$6.99/month2Up to 4K
Sling$40/month3Up to 1080p
Netflix$9.99/month5Up to 4K
Prime Video$14.99/month6Up to 4K
Peacock$5.99/month3Up to 1080p
Paramount+$5.99/month3Up to 1080p
Disney+$7.99/month4Up to 4K
Discovery+$4.99/month4Up to 1080p
Apple TV+$6.99/month6Up to 4K
ESPN+$10.99/month3Up to 1080p

Frequently Asked Questions

Top Cable TV Providers