Last month, Amazon announced a new Fire TV experience update offering easier content discovery, improved Alexa voice controls and support for up to six user profiles. Later, it also introduced Live TV integration on the Fire TV in India.
Now Amazon is offering discounts on OTT subscriptions that are purchased via Fire TV sticks and Onida Fire TV edition. The list of streaming platforms Aha, ALT Balaji, Discovery+, Docubay, Epic, Eros Now, Hoichoi, Hungama Play, Shemaroo Me, Sony LIV, Voot and Zee5. However, Disney+ Hotstar and Amazon Prime miss out from the list.
Amazon Fire TV discounts on OTT subscriptions: how to avail it
In order to avail the discount, users just need to select their chosen app on their respective Fire TV devices and complete the payment via credit card, debit card or netbanking. The discounts on the OTT platforms are based on their annual subscription. The offer is valid from October 16th to November 23rd, with the exception of Discovery+, for which the offer expires on October 28th. The discounted prices are available only if you are subscribing for the first time to any of the aforementioned apps.
Let’s take a look at the annual and discounted prices of the OTT platforms below.
|OTT Platform||Annual Price||Discounted Price|
|Docubay||Rs 1,499||Rs 719|
|Hungama Play||Rs 799||Rs 399|
|Sony Liv||Rs 999||Rs 749|
|Zee5||Rs 999||Rs 699|
|Shemaroo Me||Rs 999||Rs 699|
|Eros Now||Rs 399||Rs 239|
|Voot||Rs 499||Rs 399|
|Epic On||Rs 499||Rs 249|
|Hoichoi||Rs 699||Rs 489|
|Discovery+||Rs 299||Rs 199|
|ALT Balaji||Rs 300||Rs 200|
|Aha||Rs 365||Rs 265|
From the list, Docubay gets a big discount of Rs 780. The prices of Hungama Play, Zee5, and Shemaroo Me are discounted by Rs 300. Meanwhile, Sony Liv, Eros Now, Epic On and Hoichoi get up to Rs 250 discount. Customers can subscribe to Voot, Discovery+, ALT Balaji and Aha with Rs 100 off on the annual price.