Time Warner Cable/Spectrum—quick comparison
DIRECTV and Spectrum couldn’t be more different.
DIRECTV offers satellite TV service, while Spectrum is a cable TV provider.
Spectrum doesn’t require a contract, but DIRECTV does (two-years).
DIRECTV has six different TV packages, and Spectrum has only three.
Is Spectrum cable owned by AT&T?
AT&T bought Time Warner Entertainment, owner of HBO, CNN, and Turner Broadcasting, among others. No relation to what was Time Warner Cable, which was bought by Charter in 2016 and now called Spectrum.
Who is spectrum owned by?
Liberty Media Corporation
Is directv owned by AT&T?
On July 24, 2015, after receiving approval from the United States Federal Communications Commission and United States Department of Justice, AT&T acquired DirecTV in a transaction valued at $67.1 billion.