Finally, Disney+ Hotstar service will be launched in India as the official date and plans are revealed. Earlier the launch was delayed due to coronavirus, and it supposed to launch in March. But, now finally, Disney+ Hotstar will be launched on April 3, 2020, in India.
Disney+ Hotstar To Launch In India On April 3, Check out the Plans, Prices
The Disney+ Hotstar will bring a new look and the new user interface to Hotstar app. The app will be known as Disney+ Hotstar. The service will give access to more than 100 series with new kids content and Disney+ originals.
The subscription of Disney+ Hotstar will be of two types. One is Disney+ Hotstar VIP, and Disney+ Hotstar Premium service. VIP service is based on language in which the users can enjoy content in different languages like Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu.
In Hotstar Premium service, it gives access to all the content in English and Disney+ Originals. More content will support advertising and will be available on TV shows, movies, news, and sports.
Prices and Plans
As there are different tiers, Disney+ Hotstar VIP, Hotstar Premium and Ad-supported basic plan. If you want Disney+ originals, then you need to subscribe to the Disney+ Hotstar premium plan. The premium plan price is Rs.1499 per year, and the VIP plan price is Rs.399 per year.
The revamped Hotstar app will have a separate Disney+ section to help the user to easily get the Disney, Pixar, Marvel, Star Wars, and National geographic content. Moreover, the parents can search through Kids-safe mode to check the age-appropriate content.