What Channel is Newsmax On Spectrum?

What Channel is Newsmax On Spectrum?

My parents often visit me when the holidays come around. And they have a habit of watching the news on TV while having dinner.

On their recent visit, they asked to watch Newsmax to catch some opinion-based talk shows.

News isn’t something I catch on TV, so I had no idea about the Newsmax channel number on my Spectrum cable TV.

I started to flip the channels manually, hoping to land on Newsmax somehow.

But with my short attention span, going through the channels one by one got frustrating pretty soon.

I hopped onto Google, and after going through some forums, I came across a method to find any channel on Spectrum TV.

And then, it was only a matter of a few button clicks to stop my parents’ moaning.

Newsmax is available on Spectrum on channel number 222 in most regions of the United States. However, if you can’t find Newsmax on your Spectrum cable TV, use its channel guide. 

Newsmax on Spectrum

Newsmax is an American news TV channel and website primarily focusing on national news, politics, and current events.

The channel is available on Spectrum TV in most regions of the United States.

While the channel number for Newsmax on Spectrum may vary depending on your location, I have compiled a table for various US regions: 

Location(s)Channel Number
Albany; Anaheim; Austin; Buffalo; Charlotte; Corpus Christi; Durham; El Paso; Kansas City; Los Angeles; New York; Raleigh; San Antonio; San Diego222
Dallas; Reno175
Long Beach204
Cincinnati; Milwaukee365

Find the Channel Number of Newsmax Using the Channel Guide on Spectrum

If you are not able to find Newsmax on the channel numbers given above, you can search for it manually using the Spectrum channel guide.

The Spectrum channel guide allows you to search for any channel with a few button clicks.

To search for Newsmax: 

  1. Press the Guide button on your Spectrum TV remote.
  2. Use the arrow buttons to navigate through the channel listings.
  3. Click on the Search button.
  4. Type Newsmax using the on-screen keyboard. The channel number and other information will now be displayed on the screen.
  5. Select the channel and press OK

Newsmax will now start playing on your Spectrum TV.

In case you are not able to use the search function, you can also look for Newsmax via the Genres tab.

  1. Press the Guide button on the Spectrum TV’s remote.
  2. Navigate to the Genres tab using the arrow buttons.
  3. Scroll down to News.
  4. Click OK to select it.
  5. Scroll down to find Newsmax.
  6. Once you find the channel, click OK to start watching Newsmax. 

The channel number for Newsmax will also be displayed on the screen at that moment.

You can either note down the channel number for future reference or add Newsmax to your favorites list for easy access.

To add Newsmax to the favorites list on Spectrum: 

  1. Find and play Newsmax.
  2. Click on the Info or Select button on your Spectrum TV remote.
  3. Click on Add to Favorites. Newsmax will now be added to your favorites. 

Next time, you can directly press the Favorites button on your Spectrum remote and play Newsmax instantly. 

Spectrum Plans that Offer Newsmax

The availability of Newsmax on Spectrum TV depends on your location and the subscription package you choose.

Newsmax is generally included in two plans of Spectrum TV: 

  • Basic TV Package at $44.99 per month
  • Standard TV Package at $89.99 per month 

Spectrum TV also has several promotional offers and bundle deals, which include Newsmax and other channels at a discounted rate.

The availability and price of these packages vary depending on your location.

You can visit Spectrum TV packages for the most up-to-date information about their plans and offers. 

What’s Popular on Newsmax?

Newsmax features a variety of shows covering national news, politics, and current events for viewers interested in conservative viewpoints.

Here are some of the most popular shows on Newsmax: 

Greg Kelly Reports: This show is hosted by former Fox News anchor Greg Kelly and covers in-depth analysis and commentary on the day’s top stories.

Spicer & Co: Hosted by former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer, this show features interviews with politicians, newsmakers, and experts on current events.

The Chris Salcedo Show: This program is hosted by Chris Salcedo and focuses on political and cultural issues from a conservative perspective.

Rob Schmitt Tonight: Hosted by Rob Schmitt, this show covers breaking news and features interviews with guests from several industries and backgrounds.

Stinchfield: This show is hosted by Grant Stinchfield and features commentary on politics and current events, as well as interviews with experts and newsmakers.

The Howie Carr Show: Hosted by conservative radio personality Howie Carr, this show covers interviews, commentary, and humor related to politics and current events.

Cortes & Pellegrino: This program is hosted by political commentator Steve Cortes and journalist Jenn Pellegrino. It features interviews and commentary on politics, culture, and society. 

Alternate Ways to Watch Newsmax

If Newsmax is not available on Spectrum in your area, you can still watch it using either of these alternate methods.

Newsmax Website: A live streaming of Newsmax is available on their website for free. You just need to click the Watch Newsmax Live button, and you are good to go.

Newsmax App: You can download the Newsmax app on your mobile device or Smart TV. The app is available for free on the App Store and Play Store.

Streaming Services: Newsmax is available on several live TV streaming services like DirecTV Stream, YouTube TV, and Sling TV. However, you may need to subscribe to a specific package to access the channel.

Over-the-air Broadcast: Depending on your location, you may be able to watch Newsmax for free over the air using an antenna. Check your local TV listings to see if Newsmax is available in your area. 

Newsmax is One Click Away on Spectrum

I like keeping a tab on current affairs, but I get my news online via phone through apps like YouTube and Twitter.

It’s not the same for my parents, though. So when they specifically asked to watch Newsmax, I had a hard time finding it on my Spectrum TV.

In the end, I was able to find the channel using the Spectrum channel guide.

And when I found it, I quickly added it to my favorites list.

Now, all my parents have to do is click on the favorites button, and Newsmax is right there as a side dish with their food. 

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Newsmax free to watch?

Yes, Newsmax is free to watch on their website and mobile app. However, if you want to watch it on cable TV or any streaming service, you must have a subscription or pay for the service. 

Can I watch Newsmax outside of the United States?

Newsmax is primarily available in the United States, but you may be able to access it from outside the U.S. through their website or mobile app, depending on regional restrictions. 

What other channels are included in Spectrum TV?

Spectrum TV offers a range of channels, including news, sports, entertainment, and lifestyle. The specific channels included vary depending on your subscription plan. 

About the author

Maria Chan, or MC, as we call her, is the genius girl-boss who gave up on her cushy silicon-valley job to grind it out with us. Her undying pursuit of wanting Zeebox to the best makes it very clear that she has no interest in running a generic tech-site.

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