Hotstar_vs_EROS Now

Hotstar v/s EROS Now

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.

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

Hotstar

Pros &Cons:

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.

Eros Now

Eros Now is an Indian subscription-based over the top, video-on-demand entertainment, and media platform. It is owned and controlled by Eros Digital, the Indian digital media management arm of an American multinational media company. Eros Now the OTT app is a multilingual OTT player, VOD, web player, and video streamer. In the initial years, the content of the same was on films, music videos but sooner it enriched its content with short films, web series, original series.


Features:

  • With everything, an Eros Now OTT app subscription includes, there are more than a few features it offers that cater to every part of the streaming spectrum it offers.


    • Subtitles:

    Eros Now OTT app Premium subscribers can access English and Arabic subtitles.


    • Continue watching:

    Start a movie or TV show on one device and continue it on another without losing your place. 


    • Casting:

    Use casting or AirPlay to watch videos on a larger screen. But make sure the two devices share an Internet connection.


    • Stars:

    Keep up with Bollywood celebrities including Priyanka Chopra, Akshay Kumar, and Rana Daggubati on this blog.




Eros Now

Pros & Cons:

Pros:

  • Music. Similar to Spotify — like or dislike songs, build playlists and create a queue.

  • No ads-Regardless of the subscription, you won’t have to deal with ads during videos or music.

  • Watch list- Save movies and TV shows for later in one list.

  • Offline viewing-Premium subscribers can save videos to watch when there’s no Internet connection.

Cons:

  • Subtitles: Some movies offer English subtitles with the Premium tier, but all music and TV shows don’t have them.

  • Always buffering, will play for less than a minute freeze up, and back to buffering

  • The app for the firestick keeps messing up.

  • Keep charging even after service cancellation.



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


Pricing

EROS Now


Plan

Price

Eros Now Basic

Free

Eros Now Premium

$1.37 monthly

$5.19 semi-yearly

$13.12 annually 

Hotstar:



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


And off-course like 5000+ more software you can access free trials for both Hotstar andEROS Now here at AnyTechTrial.Com

 

In our general overview, we would say that Hotstar has 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. While Eros Now offers thousands of popular and classic Indian film titles in the form of movies, TV series, and originals, as well as an entire library of music videos, are available to stream.

 


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