How to Watch Discovery Channel on your Roku without Cable?
Discovery Go with Roku
On the Roku, users can watch discovery.com/activate in the form of Discovery Go. There are some great Discovery Channel Programs available including live streams as well as on-demand videos. Designed on a TV Everywhere model, the channel requires a cable or satellite provider subscription. You can watch some of the unlocked videos from popular shows on the channel without your cable provider’s credentials. Authenticate the channel on the Roku taking help of a code and unlock all the videos and privileges.
With a subscription to Discover Go, the Discovery Channel comes free
Discovery Go Without cable using discovery.com/activate
There many ways to watch Discovery Go without cable.
At $16 per month, Philo offers 42 other live TV channels besides the Discovery channel. Along with a robust on-demand selection, the service also offers unlimited cloud DVR. There are some great channels even at the entry-level bundles. Along with discovery.com/activate you also get BBC America, Hallmark Channel (all three) A&E and much more.
Philo is also considered as one of the cheapest ways to watch Discovery Go and even has a trial lasting for about 7 days
Hulu with Live TV
Known for its great lineup of live TV and on-demand library, Hulu with Live TV offers around 63 networks with a subscription of just $40 per month. Not just that you also get access to Hulu’s vast on-demand library. If you were to try getting Hulu separately it would cost you $7.99 per month – but you wouldn’t find the Discovery Channel on it. But with Hulu with Live TV, along with 37 other apps under the TV Everywhere umbrella, you will get the Discovery Channel app and other channels available in your area. Broadcasts do differ depending upon your area.
For a week, you get to watch Hulu with Live TV absolutely free
For all your live entertainment just like the cable and at a fraction of the cost, reach out to Sling TV. Costing just $25 per month the base bundle itself includes Discovery Go without cable, TLC and much more. The Orange package features as many as 32 channels and the Blue Package at the same rate has much more. With Sling Orange you can watch Motor trend, Lifetime, CNN and AMC along with Investigation Discovery. In addition, at an extra cost of just $5 per month users can also use the Cloud DVR for about 5o hours. In fact, there are several ‘add-ons’ that you get at nominal rates that you can append. If you want all the channels along with Discovery Go, then you can get both the Orange + Blue at just $40 per month.
The service also offers a free trial for a week
A very popular choice among viewers, you can get DirecTV Now on Roku for just $40 per month. The Discovery Channel is available at the lowest channel bundle. Try the ‘Live A Little’ service to get a set of robust networks such as Paramount, BBC America, ESPN, A&E and much more along with the Discovery Channel.
A free trial is offered by the channel for about a week to visualize its offerings