Amazon prime vs hotstar

Amazon Prime v/s Hotstar

With the lockdown locking us out from film passages and OTT platforms advancing to win the audience’s hearts. It would be quite tough for you to finalize any one of them. 

So here we will be comparing two popular OTT platforms that will help you in finalizing the best for you.




Amazon

Amazon Prime is more than just an OTT platform. It's a subscription service that gives members access to a variety of Amazon perks. Benefits include expedited 2-day shipping, access to exclusive deals, and many other Amazon-centric benefits. Prime Video offers unlimited streaming of movies and TV episodes for paid or free trial. 


Features:

  • User Interface:

Amazon prime OTT platform uses clever algorithms to tailor its content to you, recommending shows and movies you might like based on your past viewing habits. 


  • Compatibility:

Amazon offers 4K content, and it doesn’t charge any extra for the privilege.


  • Video Overview:

 

Number of movies

                36000+

Number of shows

                1900+

Movies in IMDb Top 250

                  20+

TV Shows in IMDb Top 250

                  50+

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Hotstar

Disney+ Hotstar (pronounced Disney Plus Hotstar) is an Indian subscription video-on-demand streaming service owned and operated by Star India, a subsidiary of  The Walt Disney Company India. This OTT app in India features two paid subscription plans — "VIP", which focuses on domestic programs and sports content (including Indian Premier League ), and "Premium" featuring premium international films and television series (including HBO, Showtime, Disney+ original series, and other original series from Disney Television Studios).

The Disney+ Hotstar VIP subscription plan comes with a vast library of content across various languages including Hindi and other Indian regional languages.


Features:

  • In the Hotstar OTT app with the Premium subscription, you will get access to all the Disney+ original content including titles under Marvel, Disney, Pixar, and Star Wars. It also includes Hotstar Specials and the entire English movie and TV shows library.
  • A wide range of Disney+ content is available in 4K resolution. Also, there are reports that the streaming service will get support for Dolby Atmos audio via an update in the near future.



  • Hotstar OTT app is easy-to-navigate, with personal recommendations and high-quality viewing and streaming


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Now let's compare both the OTT App's and see which one is better to use.


Amazon Prime:

Pros:

  • Stream Prime video

  • Instant access to video streaming

  • Amazon Prime Video account, you have access to parental controls, customizable captions, and offline viewing on the go.

  • Video downloads for offline viewing

  • 4K Ultra HD videos

Cons:

  • Most Prime Videos on amazon streaming problems stem from a poor Internet connection. You can run a speed test using this service to see if your connection is fast enough. You'll need at least a 1.5Mbps connection to stream SD and 3.5Mbps connection to stream HD

  • Extra charges for most new shows and movies

  • Lackluster included shows and movies

Hotstar:

Pros:

  • Without login, you can watch content.

  • The picture quality is very good.

  • Hotstar OTT app provides free online Streaming for 1)Sports 2)TV 3)News

  • Hotstar OTT platform allows quick availability of TV serials and other news in different languages.

  • Layout and Design are average.

Cons:

  • In the Hotstar OTT app, some specific tv shows available

  • Hotstar app takes time to load the website and application.

  • Even if your internet speed is high the website takes time to load.

Amazon Prime Streaming Plan:



Amazon Prime

  Monthly price

$1.7/month

  Free trial

30 days

  Simultaneous Streams

  2

  Offline watching available

  Yes


Hotstar streaming plans and pricing:



Plan name 

Monthly Subscription Cost with number of screens 

Annual Subscription cost with a number of Screens

Disney+ Hotstar premium

$4.99

$20.60

Disney+ Hotstar VIP

NA

$5.48

In our general overview, we would say that Amazon Prime has extended its services into many other areas, including offering application free streaming movies and music, rapid delivery options, and discounts on groceries. While Hotstarhas sports content such as live cricket. It also has a lot of region-specific content and also has a live tv feature for a certain channel.


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