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Video Streaming service providers are increasing day by day as every major media company is trying their hands-on video services. Viewers around the world want video content in their hands and want to watch what they want and do not want media companies to decide what they will watch.
Disney is also coming with its own video streaming service, let’s look at it and get to know what it offers to the users.
What is Disney+?
Disney has recently launched its streaming service called Disney +. It is similar to Netflix,
Amazon Prime Video, and Apple TV, which provides video-on-demand services and has a great library of movies and TV series. Disney + was initially announced in 2017 and was eventually launched on 12 November 2019.
Disney Plus is currently available in the U.S., Canada, and The Netherlands. And Disney is planning to expand its reach to other countries as well. Video streaming business is greater than ever and many of the different companies are looking to get a piece of it.
Disney is offering a lot of Movies and TV shows with its Service which starts at $6.99 for its monthly plan and $69.99 for its annual plan. Disney is also offering to stream Star Wars series in 4K resolution which is a big plus.
Disney is competing with other video streaming giants like Netflix and Disney have to up its game in order to get its share in this multi-billion-dollar industry. Although Disney+ won’t be able to get as many movies and shows like Netflix, Disney will surely expand its collection over time. Disney has a lot to offer to its customers due to its vast collection of movies and shows like Mandalorian, Start War series and different content from Marvel Studios.
Which devices does it support?
Disney+ is available on:
Device supported by Disney+
- Apple TV (tvOS)
- Google Chromecast
- Android TV
- PlayStation 4
- Xbox One
- Select Amazon Fire TV devices
- LG Smart TVs
- Samsung Smart TVs
You can also stream Disney plus on apple devices and smart TVs that support Apple TV App.
Also Read: Netflix vs Amazon Prime Vs Hulu
How much does it cost?
Disney + costs $6.99 for 1 month, or $69.99 for one year i.e. $5.83/month and will be ad-free.
Disney also owns HULU as it owns 21st Century Fox, so you will also be able to purchase Hulu membership as an add on to Disney+. Disney+ will include almost all of its shows and movies to its Disney+.
What will you get with Disney+ membership?
Disney currently owns hundreds of movies and television series like Show White, Pinocchio, Descendants, and many more. Disney also owns the Star War series which will be a great addition to Disney+ collection.
This service also includes many of the Marvel movies, some of the Marvel movies are not available but they will be available in the future.
Currently, Disney is also working on a sequel of Hocus Pocus which is a horror-comedy, however, it is still in pre-production and Disney has a lot to do in it. Disney+ is currently live and increasing its collection of movies and TV series.
How will be video and audio quality?
Disney+ is providing you with the 4K video content and Dolby Atmos which provides users with immersive sound.
Dolby Atmos and Dolby’s vision are becoming more and more popular, however, only some of the video service providers are providing this technology. One of the great things about Disney Plus is that it provides Star Wars films in 4K with Dolby Vision with Atmos. Which makes Disney+ unique and better from other streaming services.
What will be the future/How big will it get?
Disney plus had a great start by acquiring over 10 million customers after the first day of its launching. Currently, Disney+ is offering a 7-day free trial, and it is possible to see some downfall to the numbers of the users after the trial version ends.
Also, it is predicted that at this rate the Disney will hit its goal of 60 to 90 million users before 2024. Disney could hit as many as 130 million subscribers ahead of its predicted year.
How to get Disney+ free?
Verizon is providing Disney+ membership free for 1 year to its customers having an unlimited plan. You just have to visit the link below to login to your account and accept the free Disney+ offering.
Disney is offering its video streaming services at a great price and with little tweaks, it will be a great video streaming service. Disney+ is providing family-friendly and up to a PG-13 rating content which can be viewed by everyone.