Top 12 OTT platforms subscription cost and comparison of features

If you are interested in web series on OTT (Over the top) platforms or movies on OTTs in India, then first thing comes in mind, on which OTT platform and how? Since due to existing widespread 4G and now upcoming 5G at the corner in India, the web series and movies’ engagement are going to be bigger and larger than ever.

There are many OTT platforms on which web series and movies from Bollywood, Hollywood, Other regions of India and world can be watched. But, very few OTTs are available for free while mostly are on paid subscription basis, like monthly, bi-monthly, quarterly, half-yearly and yearly. So, here to make it easy for you, 12 OTT platforms are compared in reference to subscription cost, no. of screens (TV, Mobile, Web), video quality, validity of plans and offers or discounts available.

Times Prime, OTTplay and Watcho are the super-apps, which also give options to pay once, monthly or annually for multi-OTTs or pack of OTTs and App offers under one plan. Below are the details of Times Prime, OTTplay and Watcho.

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Top 12 OTT platforms subscription cost and comparison of features

Top 12 OTT platforms in India for web series and movies from many languages:

1. Netflix – Paid – Netflix subscription plans in India – (source:Netflix)

Netflix has four subscription plans in India- Mobile, Basic, Standard and Premium, whose details are given in the below table. The highlights of Netflix subscription are:

  1. Ad-free contents
  2. Change or cancel the plan anytime.

To know the latest Netflix releases, Click here.

Netflix subscription plans NameMobileBasicStandardPremium
Monthly Price₹149₹199₹499₹649
Video QualityGoodGoodBetterBest
Resolution480 P480 P1080 P4K + HDR
Devices you can use to watchPhone, TabletPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
Netflix subscription plan in India

2. Amazon Prime video – Paid – Amazon Prime subscription plans in India (source:amazon):

To know the latest Amazon Prime video releases, Click here.

Amazon Prime Subscription Plans1-Month Plan3-Months PlanYearly Plan or 12-Months Plan
Price or cost₹179₹459₹1499
Validity of plan30 days90 days365 days
Devices you can use to watchPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
Amazon Prime video subscription plans in India

Youth Offer on Prime – Amazon prime membership plans for Youth offer with 50% cashback (t&c):

Amazon prime membership plans for Youth offer with 50% cashback
Amazon prime membership plans for Youth offer with 50% cashback

This offer can only be availed via Amazon App. Amazon has introduced the Youth offer on Prime offer for 18-24 years old, in which:

  1. You have to pay the full amount first, then after verification of age within 15 days of taking membership, you will get cashback in the form of Amazon Pay Gift Card.
  2. Cashback amount will be
    1. ₹ 90 for 1-month plan,
    2. ₹ 230 for 3-months plan and
    3. ₹ 750 for yearly plan.
Amazon Prime Subscription PlansYouth Offer on Prime (1-Month Plan)Youth Offer on Prime (3-Months Plan)Youth Offer on Prime (12-Months Plan)
Cost of Membership₹179₹459₹1499
Cashback (in form of ‘Amazon Pay Gift Card’)50% Cashback50% Cashback 50% Cashback
Validity of plan 30 days 90 days 365 days
Devices you can use to watchPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
Youth Offer on Prime – Amazon prime membership plans for Youth

3. Disney+Hotstar – Paid – Disney+Hotstar subscription plans in India (source:disney+hotstar) :

To know the latest Disney+Hotstar releases, Click here.

Offer for for first time subscriber of Disney+Hotstar: 3-Month mobile only plan for first time subscriber will be charged only Rs.99. After that Rs. 149 has to pay for same plan to continue.

Disney+Hotstar subscription plans Name Mobile only Plan – 3-monthMobile only Plan – YearlySuper Plan – YearlyPremium Plan – YearlyPremium Plan – Monthly
Price or cost₹149₹499₹899₹1499₹299
Validity of plan90 days365 days365 days365 days30 days
No. of devices11244
Max Video QualityHD (720P)HD (720P)HD (1080P)4K (2160P)4K (2160P)
Max Audio QualityStereoStereoDolby 5.1Dolby 5.1Dolby 5.1
Devices you can use to watchPhonePhonePhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
Disney+Hotstar subscription plans in India

4. MX Player subscription plans in India (source: mxplayer):

To know the latest MX Player releases, Click here.

MX PlayerMX Player Gold Annual
Cost or Price of PlanFree₹499
BenefitsIt’s freeAd-free* streaming of Web Series & Top Movies, Get early access to new releases
Devices you can use to watchPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
Mx Player subscription plans in India

5. YouTube Premium – Paid – YouTube Premium subscription plans in India (source:YouTube) :

To know the latest YouTube Premium releases, Click here.

You Tube Premium – Individual Plans:

YouTube Premium plans NameMonthly ‘Subscription’ Plan – Individual1-Month PlanIndividual3-Months plan – Individual12-Months plan – Individual
Price₹129₹139₹399₹1,290
Validity of plan30 days30 days90 days365 days
Devices you can use to watchPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
YouTube Premium subscription plans in India

YouTube Premium – Student Plan:

₹ 79 per month for eligible students only. Annual verification required to continue the plan.

YouTube Premium – Family Plan:

₹ 189 per month per family. You can add up to 5 family members (ages 13+) in your household. But there are some conditions like:

  1. A YouTube family plan allows you to share your YouTube paid membership with up to 5 family members who live in the same household (residential address).
  2. As the account holder, or family manager, you’ll create a Google family group. You can invite family members to the group to share your YouTube Premium, YouTube Music Premium, or YouTube TV membership with them.
  3. As a family member, you can use your own Google Account to access the YouTube paid membership. Your viewing and listening preferences are all your own—you’ll continue to see your personal library, subscriptions, and recommendations. These preferences won’t be shared across accounts.
  4. Sharing your YouTube Premium, YouTube Music Premium, or YouTube TV membership as part of a family group also lets you share other Google services.

6. Zee5 – Paid – Zee5 subscription plans in India (source:zee5) :

4500+ Blockbuster Movies, 200+ Web Series, Watch Before TV and Watch Ad-free. To know the latest Zee5 releases, Click here.

Zee5 subscription plans Name Zee5 subscription 3-Months Plan Zee5 subscription Yearly Plan
Price or cost₹399₹699
Validity of plan90 days365 days
No. of devicesWatch on 2 screens at the same timeWatch on 3 screens at the same time
Devices you can use to watchPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
Zee5 subscription plans in India

7. Sony LIV – Paid – Sony LIV subscription plans in India (source:SonyLIV) :

LIV Originals & movies, Live TV Channels, Sony and SAB shows at TV time, International shows and Hollywood movies, Live Sports & tournaments, Live WWE events, PPVs and NXT, Live WWE RAW and WWE Smackdown, Kids content and Offline download. To know the latest Sony LIV releases, Click here.

Sony LIV subscription plans NameWWE Network PlanMobile only PlanLIV Premium Plan
Price or cost₹299₹599₹ 999 / ₹ 699 / ₹ 299
Validity of plan365 days365 days365 / 180 / 30 Days
No. of Screens, you can watch112 / 2 / 1
Devices you can use to watchPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhonePhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
Sony LIV subscription plans in India

8. Voot – Paid – Voot subscription plans in India (source:voot) :

Popular Shows 24 Hours Before TV, Splitsvilla 24 Hours Before TV, Audition Access For Bigg Boss 15, Bigg Boss Kannada Before TV, BB Kannada 24-Hr LIVE Stream, India’s Top-Rated Originals, Latest International Shows, 45+ LIVE TV Channels. To know the latest Voot releases, Click here.

Voot subscription plans NameYearly Subscription
Price or cost₹299
Validity of plan365 days
No. of Screens, you can watch4
Devices you can use to watchPhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
TV Channels available on Voot OTTAlmost all Colors channels, MTV, MTV Beats, Comedy Central, Cineplex, Vh1
Voot subscription plans in India

9. ALT Balaji – Paid – ALT Balaji subscription plans in India (source:AltBalaji) :

To know the latest ALT Balaji releases, Click here.

ALT Balaji subscription plans Name2-Months Subscription6-Months Subscription12-Months Subscription
Price or cost₹100₹199₹300
Validity of plan60 days180 days365 days
No. of Screens, you can watch555
Devices you can use to watchPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
ALT Balaji subscription plans in India

10. Jio Cinema – Free – Free for Jio sim users in India

To know the latest Jio Cinema releases, Click here.

11. Eros Now – Paid – ErosNow subscription plans in India (source:ErosNow):

To know the latest Eros Now releases, Click here.

Eros Now subscription plans NameMonthly Subscription plan3-Months Subscription plan12-Months Subscription plan
Price or cost₹49₹79₹399
Validity of plan30 days90 days365 days
BenefitsNo Ad Breaks, Download, Cancel AnytimeNo Ad Breaks, Download, Cancel AnytimeNo Ad Breaks, Download, Cancel Anytime
Devices you can use to watchPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
Eros Now subscription plans in India

12. Sun NXT – Paid – Sun NXT subscription plans in India (source:sunnxt) :

Watch latest Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Kannada and Bengali language Movies, Live TV Channels, TV Shows Online on Sun NXT. To know the latest Sun NXT releases, Click here.

Sun NXT subscription plans in India
Sun NXT subscription plans in India
Sun NXT subscriptionBasic Plan – MonthlyBasic Plan – AnnualPremium Plan – MonthlyPremium Plan – Annual
Price or cost₹50₹480₹99₹799
Validity of plan30 days365 days30 days365 days
No. of Screens, you can watch1144
BenefitsNo download, No castingNo download, No castingEnjoy download & castingEnjoy download & casting
Devices you can use to watchPhone onlyPhone onlyPhone, Tablet, Computer, TVPhone, Tablet, Computer, TV
Sun NXT subscription plans in India

Super-apps for multiple OTTs in a single plan

1. Times Prime – One membership for 15+ OTT / App Subscriptions:

  1. Cost of Times Prime : Rs. 899,
  2. Savings : Rs.8,120

Some of the list of OTTs and offers on Apps are below: (source:Timesprime.com)

Times Prime - One membership for 10 OTT / App Subscriptions
Times Prime – One membership for 10 OTT / App Subscriptions
OTT / App NamePlan NameNo. of MonthsWorth / Value of Rs.Remarks
Disney + HotstarSuper6 Months450Mobile, TV, Web views
SonyLivPremium6 Months699Mobile, TV, Web views
Discovery+Plus3 Months249Mobile, TV, Web views
Economic TimesETPrime3 Months999Get Newsletters also
Google One100 GB Cloud Storage6 Months780Mobile Backup
Urban CompanyPlus6 Months699Discount on every order
EasyDinerPrime6 Months1595Heavy discounts
Pizza Hutone time400valid online
UberPremierOnce a month180020% discount
HeadspaceMeditation6 Months449
Times Prime – One membership for 10 OTT / App Subscriptions

2. OTTplay – single app for bundled OTTs annual subscription plans:

On Ottplay, you can watch 15k+ Movies and Shows in 10+ Languages. (source: ottplay.com)

  1. Up to 2 devices are allowed to stream.
  2. Stream quality is of ultra HD.

Some of the list of OTTs and offers on Apps are below. FAQ of OTTplay are updated here.

OTTplay – One membership for 10 OTT / App Subscriptions
OTTplay Annual Subscription Plans NameOTTplay Annual Subscription Plans CostNo. of MonthsOTTs Included
Power PlayRs. 1,999 per year12 MonthsSony LIV, ZEE5, Sun NXT, Shemaroo Me, Docubay, Lionsgate Play, Curiosity, Shorts TV, Dust Sci-fi, fuse, Movies Now, Tastemade
JhakaasRs. 999 per year12 MonthsSony LIV, ZEE5, Shemaroo Me, Lionsgate Play, Shorts TV
Simply SouthRs. 999 per year12 MonthsZEE5, Sun NXT, Lionsgate Play, Shorts TV
Totally SortedRs. 999 per year12 MonthsDocubay, Lionsgate Play, Curiosity, Shorts TV, Dust Sci-fi, fuse, Movies Now, Tastemade
Chota PatakaRs. 699 per year12 MonthsZEE5, Shemaroo Me, Docubay, Shorts TV, fuse
OTTplay – One membership for 10 OTT / App Subscriptions

3. Watcho – single app for bundled OTTs annual subscription plans:

Watcho is a premium OTT platform by the Dish TV group. On Watcho, you can watch web series, Movies and Live TV shows in 10+ Languages. (source: watcho.com)

  1. Up to 2 devices are allowed to stream for most apps, but 1 device for ZEE5, 5 devices for Hungama and Epic On. These are based on the APP’s policy, so it may change in future.
  2. Stream quality is of ultra HD.

Some of the list of OTTs and offers on Apps are below. FAQ of Watcho are updated here.

Watcho – One membership for more than 10 OTT / App Subscriptions
Watcho Subscription Plans NameWatcho Subscription Plans CostNo. of MonthsNo. of OTTsOTTs Included
Watcho ExclusivesRs. 39 per month1 Month1Watcho Originals, LIve TV etc.
Watcho MirchiRs. 49 per month1 Month5Watcho Exclusives, Hungama, Epic On, Oho (Gujarati), Klikk
Watcho MastiRs. 99 per month1 Month8ZEE5, Watcho Exclusives, Hoichoi, Hungama, Epic On, Oho (Gujarati), Klikk, Chaupal
Watcho DhamaalRs. 199 per month1 Month10Disney Hotstar, ZEE5, Watcho Exclusives, Lionsgate Play, Hoichoi, Hungama, Epic On, Oho (Gujarati), Klikk, Chaupal
Watcho MaxRs. 299 per month1 Month11Sony Liv, Disney Hotstar, ZEE5, Watcho Exclusives, Lionsgate Play, Hoichoi, Hungama, Epic On, Oho (Gujarati), Klikk, Chaupal
Watcho – One membership for more than 10 OTT / App Subscriptions

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