- Disney+ Hotstar plans will change in India starting September 1st
- The new plans will be called Mobile, Super, and Premium starting at Rs 499 per year
- Currently, the OTT platform offers VIP and Premium plans starting at Rs 399 per year
Disney+ Hotstar plans in India will change starting September 1st. The popular OTT platform will completely restructure its pricing and plans in the country. The new plans will be called Mobile, Super, and Premium, and will come into effect from September 1st. The new plans will start from Rs 499 per year and go up to Rs 1,499 per year
As of now, the streaming platform offers two plans to its users – VIP and Premium. The former is priced at Rs 399 per year and offers limited content access with ads. The Premium plan, on the other hand, is priced at Rs 1,499 per year and Rs 299 per month. Premium users get access to all content including English language shows and movies, Disney+ Originals, and ad-free watching experience, among others. Let’s take a look at what will change with the introduction of new plans.
Disney+ Hotstar to introduce new membership plans from September 1st
Disney+ Hotstar will discontinue its VIP and Premium tiers from September 1st to adopt Netflix-style plans. The base plan will be called Mobile and as the name suggests, it will be restricted to one mobile device and will offer streaming in HD resolution. This plan will be priced at Rs 499 annually. Next up, the Disney+ Hotstar Super plan will be priced at Rs 899 annually and will support concurrent streaming on two devices in HD resolution.
The top-tier plan is called Disney+ Hotstar Premium and is priced at Rs 1,499 per year. Users signing up for this particular plan will be able to stream on four devices simultaneously in 4K resolution. The Super and Premium plan can be used on smartphones, computers, and televisions. These plans will offer access to all content to all users, however, there’s no word on whether there will be ads.
Notably, this is the first time Disney+ Hotstar users will be able to access the full catalogue across various languages along with Disney+ Originals, the latest American shows and blockbuster Hollywood movies, irrespective of the plan they pick.
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