In India OTT platforms are growing like never before. In past two years many new regional platforms launched and existing players got more users base during this period. One of the main reason was due to the unexpected lockdown in 2020. And in 2021 the trend continues and many films released as direct OTT release in Amazon, Hotstar, Zee5 etc. Which are the major OTT apps in India?
Popular Free OTT platforms India
Disney + Hotstar: One of the popular OTT streaming platform in India which is owned by Star and Disney group with wide variety of contents which includes News, Television Program, Sports, Movies etc. Hotstar is a AVOD platform which is free with advertisements, not all contents are free. Some movies, and shows are free. Hotstar has multiple paid plans too. Even if you have paid plan it has advertisements.
MX Player: Mx player is also a popular OTT player in India which now under Times Internet. Unlike Hotstar, Mx Player is completely free with Ads. Mx Player do not offer any paid plans till now. We can watch many contents including movies, originals with ads. Mx player offers wide variety of contents from different content providers like SunNxt, Voot, etc.
Zee5: Zee5 is an OTT platform owned by Zee, a popular television and entertainment network in India. Zee5 also offer wide variety of contents like Television shows, Originals, Movies.
Major OTT platform India Paid
Netflix: Netflix a global OTT player which is offers wide variety of Original contents and movies. The series and movies by Netflix are world famous. In terms of regional contents the collection of contents are very less. Netflix basic plan charges 199 per month which available for mobile only.
Amazon Prime Video: Amazon prime offers good collection of Indian regional contents. In Last 2 years amazon has released a good number of hit movies in all Indian languages which includes amazon original movies too. Amazon also offers other benefits to its prime customers like early access to offers, free delivery and music subscription etc.