Slingbox® 500
TV 2.0

You're already paying for cable services, so why not stream them all through a single interface and watch them on your phone, tablet, computers and other TVs? The Slingbox 500 lets you watch live and recorded shows, movies and sports. No extra cable subscription, no monthly fees.

Works with all cable and satellite providers such as:
  • AT&T U-verse®
  • Bright House Networks®
  • Cablevision® Systems
  • Charter Communications®
  • Comcast XFINITY®
  • Cox Communications®
  • DISH Network®
  • Time Warner®
  • Verizon FiOS®

...and all others.

Supported audio-video and storage sources
Connect to any of the following high-definition video sources in up to 1080p:
  • Digital cable set-top box
  • Satellite receiver
  • Digital video recorder (DVR)
  • DVD or Blu-ray Disc™ player/recorder
  • Video security camera

Video quality is dependent on network speed and conditions.

Mobile and connected device requirements
  • Slingplayer® software for Android™, iOS®, Windows® 8.1, and other mobile and connected devices is available separately as a free download.

Works with most tablets and mobile devices and is available for free from: Apple App Store, Google Play, Amazon Appstore and Windows Store.

Windows® or MAC® minimum requirements
  • Intel® Core™ 2 Duo or better
  • DirectX 9 Class video card with more than 256 MB of dedicated memory for Windows PC
Operating systems
  • OS X
  • Windows
  • Latest versions of Chrome™, Firefox®, Internet Explorer®, or Safari®
What's needed
  • HDTV with HDMI input
  • Cable or satellite set-top box with HDMI and component* or composite output
  • Wireless or wired router
  • High-speed Internet

*Slingbox requires a component connection for watching TV anywhere in HD. If you don't have component outputs but only HDMI connectors, simply connect an HDMI to component converter such as this one.