Overview, Comparison, & Features

 Disney+ Hotstar is an online video streaming OTT platform. Disney+ Hotstar offers over 100,000 hours of TV content and movies across 9 languages, and every major sport covered live. Highly evolved video streaming technology and a high attention to quality of experience across devices and platforms, make Disney+ Hotstar the most complete video destination for Over The Top (OTT) video consumers. 

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Disney+ Hotstar

Supported Operating System(s):

Web browser (OS independent)

Key Modules

First lets understand what to expect from this software in a general overview.

Seamless Video Playback

An adaptive video streaming technology ensures that the best possible video quality is played back automatically based on the available bandwidth, therefore making it a great video experience on both mobile networks as well as WiFi internet connections. OTT platform Hotstar video is optimized to play on mobile networks with inconsistent throughput so that the users don't have to compromise on their experience on the low end, and play HD quality video on the highest end of bandwidth availability.

Smart Search 

Content search on Disney+ Hotstar has been optimized to scale back complexity and delay in accessing content. Accurate search results, with lightning fast autocomplete suggestions navigate users to video with minimal navigation friction and simple use.

Friendly User Interface

Indian OTT platform content organization on Disney+ Hotstar may be a result of a thoughtful user experience approach and powerful design principles which make sure that the user isn't overwhelmed with the breadth of content available. Using a mixture of algorithms and human curation, users at any stage of their interaction with Disney+ Hotstar will discover content and see their experience evolve with their interaction patterns over time.

Hot Content Catalogue

Disney+ Hotstar offers you a modern and popular TV, movies and knowledge-based content from India and therefore the world. With content in 8 languages, spanning 15 TV channels, Disney+ Hotstar is home to number of the longest running, and highest rated TV content with in the country. The roster of the biggest names in Indian cinema makes Disney+ Hotstar the preferred destination for the biggest blockbusters from Bollywood and regional cinema.


Disney+ Hotstar is investing in generating content keeping in mind the sentiments and attitudes of the consumers and has enjoyed a great success with original programming content such as On Air with AIB, M Bole Toh, One Tip One Hand.


Disney+ Hotstar is out there on the Google Play Store and Apple App Store for mobile and tablet applications. 

Learn what Hotstar can do for you

Hotstar is a top OTT plaform in India, it is highly evolved video streaming technology and a high attention to quality of experience across devices and platforms, it make Disney+ Hotstar the foremost complete video destination for Over The Top (OTT) video consumers.

 It provides you with an access to live sports, seven multiplex movies, 

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With free version, you get:

  •  Free per month post subscription 
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How do I become a premium member of Disney+Hotstar?
  1. Go to "" from any browser to pick between All Sports or Premium plans
  2. Register with your email ID and password, or with your Facebook account.
  3. Enter your payment details.
  4. And, You are done!!
How long is the Disney + Hotstar membership valid?
Your membership is valid as long you don't cancel it. Your membership may only get interrupted in case your payment is disrupted due to credit card expiry or third party payment process failure.
How do I review my payment history on Hotstar?
  • You can see your billing history by clicking on 'View Transactions' in My Account section. 
  • iTunes subscribers can see their payment history on iTunes.
How to use the "Pay by cash" option of Hotstar?
This payment option is available on the limited plan(s) only. You may place an order via "Pay by cash" method and you will get immediate access to Hotstar. They will then make an attempt to reach out to you on the registered address within the next 3-4 days to collect the payment.
How do I login to my Hotstar account on my smart TV?
  • Open Hotstar app on your smart TV
  • Go to My Account or try to play any paid content
  • You will be shown a code
  • Now visit "" via your phone or laptop
  • Login to your Hotstar account
  • Enter the code shown on TV
How do I cancel my premium membership of Disney+Hotstar?
Click the Cancel Membership link on "My Account" page on desktop or mobile website and we will stop billing you from the next billing period.
What should I do if I activated my Disney+Hotstar subscription using a misspelt or incorrect email?

You should cancel the subscription and use it till the end date and then subscribe again with the correct email address.

How can I cast my Hotstar show to the big screen?
  • Make sure your mobile device and your Chromecast are on the same WiFi network
  • Log into your account
  • Select a show that you want to cast
  • Press play
  • Once the show has started, tap on the casting icon
  • Select the screen you wish to cast to
  • The show should then be cast onto your screen
What is Hotstar?

Disney plus Hotstar aka Hotstar is an online OTT, a subsidiary of Star Networks, offers 1 lakh hours of TV content and supports 9 languages and every sport content.

Is Hotstar free for Jio Fiber?

Jio Fiber provides free access to 12 OTTs including Hotstar.

Is Hotstar VIP worth Buying?

If you like to watch live cricket matches in the upcoming cricket season, then it is worth a choice. If you want to watch TV shows and have no interest in Hollywood  and American content then it will definitely make a better sense.

Which Hotstar Plan is best?

The premium plan offers all the Hotstar content at 999/year.

How many people can login to Hotstar?

You can sign in to your account on up to 5 different devices, but it is not possible to use 2 devices at the same time.

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