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Hotstar. It is one of the most diverse streaming platforms in India. This platforms hosts content in more than 8 languages across 15 different TV channels- it is home to a few of the longest-running, highest-rated shows in the country.
Hotstar recently tied up with Disney’s new OTT venture Disney+ opening up the Indian market to a lot of exclusive shows like the Marvel Cinematic Universe and the Star Wars universe. It also live-streams sporting tournaments in real-time!
Hotstar holds over 100,000+ hours of viewing content and has one of the greatest viewer experiences among all the OTTs. More than anything, it promotes a lot of Indian regional content, some of the best that has been produced.
Some of the best Indian web series on Hotstar are Anupama, Rudra, The Great Indian Murder, Human, Aarya, and Special Ops.
Here’s everything you need to know about Hotstar:
What are the resolutions at which you can view content on Hotstar premium/VIP access?
Hotstar offers 1080p, 720p and 360p resolution settings for premium/VIP viewers. Viewers accessing the platform for free will be subject to a lowered resolution.
What is the minimum bandwidth required to view Hotstar content in high definition?
Hotstar is a versatile platform that supports all bandwidths for an optimum viewing experience. But to view 4k content, a minimum of 16Mbps is required, and 8 Mbps to view live-streaming content like sports tournaments.
How many devices can access one Hotstar account at the same time?
Super subscription viewers can access two screens at the same time with one account, and Disney+ Hotstar subscribers can use four screens simultaneously.
How do I stop the autorenewal of my Hotstar subscription?
To cancel your autorenewal you go to your Hotstar account settings and cancel your subscription. This will disable your payment method but still continue streaming your plan till the end of the billing cycle!
How much does a Disney+ Hotstar subscription cost?
Hotstar subscription has two tiers in India. These two tiers are as follows:
- Disney+ Hotstar Super-tier Subscription: This plan is ₹ 899/- per year. It includes high definition content, with a few ads and gives you the option to watch on two screens at the same time.
- Disney+ Hotstar Premium-tier Subscription: This plan costs ₹ 1499/- per year or 299/- per month. It includes all the features of the super-tier plan along with 100% ad-free content and the option to view on four devices simultaneously.
Hotstar is an ever-growing platform in terms of popularity and the quality and quantity of content. Subscribe now!