After YouTube TV and NBCUniversal introduced a “short” extension on Thursday to maintain greater than a dozen channels on the stay TV service, YouTube TV and NBCUniversal say they’ve finalized a deal — which means NBC-owned channels will keep placed on YouTube TV.
“We’re thrilled to share that we’ve reached a deal to continue carrying the full NBCUniversal portfolio of channels,” in response to a Saturday update to YouTube’s blog. “That means you won’t lose access to any of their channels, and YouTube TV will continue to offer 85+ networks for $64.99. We appreciate NBCUniversal’s willingness to work toward an agreement, and we also appreciate your patience as we negotiated with them on your behalf.”
With a deal reached simply days after it regarded as if the channels may get dropped, YouTube TV customers will nonetheless have entry to a dozen-plus channels that embody:
- Golf Channel
- The Olympic Channel
- Common Youngsters
- USA Community
Plus, regional sports activities networks:
- NBC Sports activities Bay Space
- NBC Sports activities Boston
- NBC Sports activities California
- NBC Sports activities Chicago
- NBC Sports activities Philadelphia
- NBC Sports activities Washington
YouTube TV had stated that ought to the service lose the channels, it could have lowered its costs by $10 per thirty days. However with a deal reached, the value will keep the identical — and YouTube TV customers will nonetheless be capable of discover their TV inside one app without having to subscribe elsewhere to get protection from NBC-owned properties.