How to Watch WNYW (FOX 5) Live Without Cable in 2021 - Your Top 4 Options

Flixed Team October 21, 2022

Watch Local Channels Free in New York

You can watch WNYW (FOX affiliate) for free by tuning into Channel 5 on your antenna for the live broadcast.

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Stream Local Channels in New York

You can stream WNYW (FOX affiliate) with Hulu with Live TV, Sling TV, fuboTV and YouTube TV.

If you’re looking for a well-rounded streaming service with local channels in New York, then we recommend Hulu with Live TV for watching WNYW (FOX 5) and 64 other national and local channels including ESPN, Discovery, A&E, ABC, History and more.

Whether it’s sports or local programming, Hulu offers the best balance between affordability and convenience. Read on further for our breakdown.

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Alternatively, if you're looking for the cheapest option for watching WNYW then Sling TV is your best bet. Additionally, Sling TV offers 29-44 other national and local channels including CNN, BBC America, Food Network, TBS and more

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Local Channels in New York

Including WNYW, Hulu with Live TV offers 7 local channels with networks including FOX, NBC, Telemundo, MyNetworkTV, The CW, ABC, and CBS if you're streaming from New York.

In comparison, Sling TV offers 2 local channels.

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Regional Sports Networks

If you're looking for a service with regional sports in New York, then Hulu with Live TV has you covered.

NBC Sports Philadelphia, NBC Sports Philadelphia Plus and SNY are only available via Hulu with Live TV and fuboTV. Sling TV and YouTube TV do not offer regional sports in their catalogue.

Supported Devices

You can stream WNYW on your Roku, Chromecast, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Android/iOS devices, and web browser (since they're all supported by Hulu with Live TV, fuboTV, Sling TV, and YouTube TV).

As well, Hulu with Live TV also supports gaming consoles like Microsoft Xbox consoles and the Nintendo Switch.

If you want to find out more about device support across streaming providers, be sure to check out our detailed articles:

We also have more information about devices (and how to pick them) here.

Local TV Guides

Here are nearby TV guides you can use to see schedules for local programming, including the WNYW schedule. As well, if you're looking for live content schedules for other cities, or TV guides for services like Hulu, then check out the Flixed TV Guide.

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