How to Watch Class Online without Cable

The Doctor Who spin-off Class is coming to BBC America on April 15 at 10:10 p.m. ET, directly following the premiere the final season for Peter Capaldi on Doctor Who. It follows the lives of students at the Coal Hill Academy, a frequent stop on The Doctor’s adventures. They’ve been asked to protect the world from aliens while navigating life as teenagers. If you want to watch Class online without cable, how can you do that?

Check out our guide to watch the Class live stream.


Stream Class Live on DIRECTV NOW


DIRECTV NOW is one of the newest services on the market, and it offers BBC America in one of its packages. For that reason, it can be a good choice to watch Class streaming when it airs. The service is streaming-only, so no satellite required to watch Class online, just a good internet connection.

DIRECTV NOW is $35 per month for base package of 60+. There are over 120 channels total across all of the service’s packages, including the Class channel. BBC America. Check out the DIRECTV NOW channels list here to learn more.

They are still announcing new features and devices, but they often offer discounted or free devices for customers who prepay for service, so be sure to check out those deals.

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Watch Class Streaming with Sling TV

How does Sling TV work

Sling TV, from Dish Network, is another popular streaming choice. You can watch at the Class airtime on BBC America using their Sling Orange package

Sling Orange is $20 per month and offers live streaming channels and some on-demand content. You can stream Class episodes when they airs live on BBC America. Learn about the Sling TV packages here.

Sling TV works with most of the popular devices on the market as well as your smart phones or tablets and PC. Check out deals they offers on Roku and Apple TV.

As we write this, they are also running a special promotion for T-Mobile customers. Get 30% off their Best of Live TV base package. Pricing is good for up to one year. And, it works with their Binge On feature, so you can stream at the Class airtime without affecting your data plan.

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Watch the Class Live Stream on PlayStation Vue

How does PlayStation Vue work

Sony’s PlayStation Vue is also something to consider to stream Class online. The Class channel, BBC America, is included in one of their packages, so you can keep watching right after Doctor Who.

PlayStation Vue is $29.99 per month, or $39.99 in markets that offer live, local channels. The PlayStation Vue channels list here gives more details about which package has BBC America and Class episodes.

And you don’t have to already be a PlayStation user to get Vue. You can watch on aPS3 or PS4 consoles, or the service also works with Roku, Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast, and Android and Apple mobile devices.

They also have a cloud DVR so you can record Class episodes to watch in 28 days.

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How Else Can You Watch Class Online Without Cable

We looked into ways to stream Class episodes on demand without cable and only found one accessible and legal solution.

There is no option for Class streaming on either Hulu or Netflix at this time. But you can buy Class episodes on Amazon Instant Video as a season pass before the season even begins. You’ll be alerted when new episodes are available. While you can’t watch Class online free with Amazon Prime, this is still a pretty good option if live streaming doesn’t work for you.

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