Flipkart has clarified that it was an unexpected error and has since taken down the listing from the platform
Sandeep Goyal, Chairman, Mogae Media, feels Hotstar won't be the primary screen for a lot of viewers due to the COVID-19 pandemic and it may turn out to be a dampener for the streaming platform
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Since the lockdown came into effect, people are bingeing on streaming platforms like Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hotstar
Reliance Jio is offering one-year Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscription to prepaid users who recharge with offer-specific plans.
The service has over 50 shows available at launch and is working on another 175 originals that would be released within a year.
Here's a comparison between Disney Plus Hotstar, Netflix and Amazon Prime Video.
Disney+ Hotstar Premium annual subscription will cost Rs 1,499
Some shows, which were scheduled to be showcased a month later, may now see an earlier release.
The OTT platform has claimed it was just testing a beta version in India and subscribers will have to wait till March 29 to enjoy Disney+ content
It is worth noting that the Rs 5 subscription plan for the first month was previously available for free.
Hotstar membership fees will increase with the arrival of Disney+.
The iPhone maker’s Rs 99 subscription plan for Apple TV+ could be a competition killer only if it can feed Indian consumers with local language content
While Disney Plus may not come to India, but its content will through Hotstar.
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The study found that Hotstar has the highest penetration of 49 per cent on smartphone devices in entertainment OTT app category, followed by Times Internet's MX Player with 42 per cent share.
89 percent of all Indian OTT platform users are below 35 years of age, according to industry analysis firm Counterpoint.
Trai also indicated that streaming services such as Netflix, Amazon Prime and Hotstar could also be brought under the scanner in the future.
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In February 2018, YouTube with 178 million MAUs was ahead of Hotstar, which stood at 48 million MAUs. However, Hotstar has eclipsed YouTube, which now has 265 million MAUs.
Netflix takes a unique turn in India, offering a low priced mobile-only offering in a bid to grow its base of subscribers. Others in different sectors have gone down that road.
The national draft e-commerce policy brings over-the-top streaming services under the e-commerce arena. As the inventory-led model is barred for foreign-funded e-commerce firms, these OTTs won’t be able to stream original content – the key to their success.
Originals have always ruled the game of online video streaming, but Hotstar has competitors with deep pockets who aren’t sitting idle either.
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