According to 9to5Google, NBC Universal has warned YouTube TV subscribers that 14 of its channels could be removed if the two sides cannot reach an agreement.
YouTube has acknowledged the situation on its official blog, saying that if the situation is not resolved and the content goes offline, the monthly fee will be reduced by $ 10.
If you subscribe to YouTube TV, you will lose access to NBC, USA Network, Golf Channel, Bravo, CNBC, Telemondo and eight other channels.
According to YouTube, the controversy is over how much it pays NBC Universal for its content.
“For the duration of our agreement, YouTube TV charges the same rates as NBCU-sized services so that we can continue to offer YouTube TV to members at a competitive and reasonable price.”
In a statement, NBC said it was asking Google for a “reasonable price” and that YouTube TV was “just a few days away from the expiration of their contract.”
NBC Universal is trying to put pressure on YouTube TV by encouraging users to tweet or chat on YouTube TV, or even change providers.
However, YouTube has said it will only renew if NBCU offers us fair terms, and that the monthly fee will be reduced from $ 64.99 to $ 54.99 while removing channels from the platform. Will go
To keep NBCU content intact, it also encouraged users to sign up for NBC’s Moore streaming service, which costs 99 4.99 per month.