There were all these streaming giants like Amazon Prime Videos, Hulu, and Netflix, then comes Disney Plus into the picture. Ever since its launch, Disney has become a good competitor to other streamers in the row. The audience welcomed the streamer warmly for its rich library and pocket-friendly subscription price. You are here to know more about it, so here we go. Starting from about to its launch, services, and reception, we will cover it all.
About: Disney Plus
Disney Plus comes from a well-known group, The Walt Disney Company under its Entertainment and Media Distribution branch. Michael Paull serves as the CEO of this amazing OTT video streaming platform. It is an on-demand video streaming app from America with over-the-top streaming. It mainly focuses on Walt Disney Productions for streaming. The library is filled with all your favorite Walt Disney Television and Walt Disney Studio productions of all the time. It is a blessing that Walt Disney does not only produces animated kinds of stuff but also films and series with real-life.
Launch: Disney Plus
On 12 November 2019, the streamer made its official debut in the USA, Netherlands, and Canada. But before this official launch, Disney Plus released a free trial on 12 September 2019 in the Netherlands. After a week of the official launch, on 19 November 2019, Disney Plus started its services in Puerto Rico, New Zealand, and South Africa. On 24 March 2020, the streamer got a launch in Spain, Italy, Switzerland, the UK, Austria, Ireland, and Germany. However, on 2 April 2020 Disney Plus partnering with Hotstar launched in India with the name of Disney+ Hotstar.
Services: Disney Plus
Disney Plus can be accessed through several devices like your TV sets, PC, Mac, iOS phones, and Apple devices. One subscription of Disney Plus gives access to seven accounts from which 4 can stream concurrently. You can also watch things in a group. Disney Plus is also available on devices like Xbox Series, Windows 10, PlayStation 4, and 5. As for the usage, you can navigate through the library with a voice search.
Reception: Disney Plus
The streamer was like fire to the bush and got instant popularity. It crossed more than ten million subscribers within 24-hours of its launch. There is one thing clear that if Disney Plus keeps regular fresh arrivals in its library then it won’t be long that it becomes a tough competition for Netflix. Well, the best part of it is cheaper than other streaming platforms @ $6.99/ month and @ $69.99/ year.
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