After YouTube TV and NBCUniversal introduced a “short” extension on Thursday to maintain greater than a dozen channels on the dwell TV service, YouTube TV and NBCUniversal say they’ve finalized a deal — that means NBC-owned channels will keep placed on YouTube TV.
“We’re thrilled to share that we’ve reached a deal to proceed carrying the total NBCUniversal portfolio of channels,” in accordance with a Saturday update to YouTube’s blog. “Meaning you received’t lose entry to any of their channels, and YouTube TV will proceed to supply 85+ networks for $64.99. We recognize NBCUniversal’s willingness to work towards an settlement, and we additionally recognize your persistence as we negotiated with them in your behalf.”
With a deal reached simply days after it regarded as if the channels could get dropped, YouTube TV customers will nonetheless have entry to a dozen-plus channels that embrace:
- 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 might have lowered its costs by $10 per 30 days. However with a deal reached, the worth 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.