Disney Plus Hotstar subscription 2022 for mobile and TV: monthly and yearly plans, price in India, offers, number of screens, and more

Disney+ Hotstar plans prices start at Rs 49/ month in India.

Disney Plus Hotstar is among the most popular streaming platforms in India, and if you are looking for its plans, we are here to help. Below is a list of the Disney Plus Hotstar plans, which you can subscribe to watch the vast catalogue of the streaming platform. The platform is home to Disney titles such as Marvel and Pixar, along with hundreds of other movies and series from renowned production houses, including HBO, Fox, and Showtime. The Disney Plus Hotstar also has exclusive digital rights to the ICC T20 World Cup and a number of other live sports, namely Premier League, F1, and Wimbledon. Additionally, Disney Plus Hostar has most of its movies and shows available in local Indian languages including Hindi, Tamil, and Telugu to target a wider base. 

Disney Plus Hotstar subscription plans in India for mobile, TV, and laptop

Disney Plus Hotstar plans in India are available in three tiers: Mobile, Super, and Premium. They are all yearly subscription plans from the streaming platform. While the catalogue of content remains the same across plans, they differ in terms of prices, screen support, and resolution. Let’s take a look at the Disney Plus Hotstar subscription plans:

Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription: price and benefits

Disney+ Hotstar Rs 49 plan

This is the most basic plan from Disney Plus Hotstar. It works only on mobile phones (or tablets) and offers content, including 7 multiplex blockbusters, Disney Plus originals, Hotstar Specials, Live sports, and more in HD (720p). That said, the Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription supports just one screen at a time.

As for the price, the Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription is available in as many as four tiers. In addition to the yearly subscription, the company is offering monthly, quarterly, and half-yearly versions of this plan. Here’s how much they will cost:

  • 1 month: Rs 49
  • 3 months: Rs 149
  • 6 months: Rs 199
  • 12 months: Rs 499

Having said that, the Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile plans with monthly, quarterly, and half-yearly validity are part of promotional offers that are available for a handful of users. They are expected to cost more once they are officially rolled out for all in the country. It’s reported that the Rs 199 mobile-only plan with a validity of six months will cost Rs 299 after the offer ends.

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Disney Plus Hotstar Super subscription: price and benefits

The Disney Plus Hotstar Super is priced at Rs 899/ year. This Hotstar subscription works on any device out there, including smartphones, laptops, and smart TVs. However, the plan supports two concurrent screens. The content catalogue and resolution remain the same as the Mobile plan.

Disney Plus Hotstar Premium price and benefits

Disney Plus Hotstar Premium plan monthly

This is the best Hotstar plan for TV. The Disney Plus Hotstar Premium subscription lets you stream 4K content on up to four devices simultaneously. The plan is priced at Rs 299/ month or Rs 1,499 a year.

Disney Plus Hotstar free subscription

There is also a free subscription to Disney Plus Hotstar in India; however, you hardly get anything here. The subscription doesn’t allow users to watch live sports, including TATA IPL 2022, for more than 5 minutes. Additionally, you can’t access popular Disney movies and TV shows, web series, and more. The content that is available to watch with the Hotstar free subscription is served with ads.

Plan nameKey benefitsSubscription Cost
YearlyMonthly
Disney Plus Hotstar MobileLive sports, Hotstar Specials, Disney titles, American TV shows and movies, and Supports 1 screenNARs 149 for three months and Rs 199 for six months
Disney Plus Hotstar MobileLive sports, Hotstar Specials, Disney titles, American TV shows and movies, and Supports 1 screenRs 499/ yearRs 49/ month
Disney Plus Hotstar SuperLive sports, Hotstar Specials, Disney titles, American TV shows and movies, and support for 2 concurrent screensRs 899/ yearNA
Disney Plus Hotstar PremiumLive sports, Hotstar Specials, Disney titles, American TV shows and movies, and Support for 4 concurrent screensRs 1,499/ yearRs 299/ month

Disney Plus Hotstar subscription offers/ discounts

Disney Plus Hotstar subscription is currently available with a discount offer. Below are the details of this offer and what you need to do to get it.

Magicpin

This third-party platform is offering a 7 percent discount on Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile, Premium, and Super subscriptions. With the discount, the Hotstar yearly plans are available for as low as Rs 464. Here’s how it works:

  • Go to Magicpin website or app and search for Hotstar
  • It’ll show you available discount offers
  • Choose Get for Rs button next to the plan you wish to get
  • Now, login with your mobile number and complete the purchase
After you have subscribed to the plan, you can use your registered mobile number to mobile phone or laptop to watch Hotstar content, including T20 World Cup 2022.

How to get Disney Plus Hotstar subscription for free

You can get Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription in India for free with select Airtel, Vi, and Jio recharge plans. These recharge plans are also bundled with free voice, data, SMS, and other benefits, in addition to the subscription. This makes them better offerings than the straightforward Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription plan, which is worth Rs 499.

Jio recharge plans with free Disney Plus Hotstar subscription

Jio offers complimentary access to Premium plans of Disney Plus Hotstar through its prepaid plans. Here’s a quick look at the benefits they offer along with their validity.

  • Rs 1,499 Jio recharge plan: Comprises Disney Plus Hotstar Premium subscription, 2GB of data per day, free voice calls, 100 daily SMSes, and complimentary access to Jio apps. The recharge plan has a validity of 84 days.
  • Rs 4,119 Jio recharge plan: Provides Disney Plus Hotstar Premium subscription, 2GB of data per day, free voice calls, 100 daily SMSes, complimentary access to Jio apps, and 365 days validity.

The Disney Plus Hotstar subscription is also available with Jio Fiber recharge broadband plans starting at Rs 999.

Also Read: Jio new prepaid plans 2022: Best Jio recharge plans with unlimited voice and data benefits

Airtel recharge plan with free Disney Plus Hotstar subscription

For Airtel users, Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription is available with the following plans:

  • Rs 399 Airtel recharge plan – Benefits include 3-month Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription, 2.5GB data per day, unlimited calls, and a quota of 100 SMSes a day. The plan has a validity of 28 days.
  • Airtel Rs 499 recharge plan: This plan comprises a 1-year Disney Plus Hotstar subscription, 2GB of data per day, free 100 outgoing SMSes, and 28 days validity.
  • Airtel Rs 599 recharge plan: Benefits include Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription, 3GB data per day, free voice calls, 100 SMS per day, Prime Video Mobile Edition free trial subscription, and complimentary access to Airtel apps.
  • Airtel Rs 839 recharge plan: As for this plan, you get a 3-month Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription along with 2GB of data per day, free voice calls, 100 SMS per day, Prime Video Mobile Edition free trial subscription, and complimentary access to Airtel apps. The Rs 839 pack comes with a validity of 56 days.
  • Airtel Rs 3,359 recharge plan: Benefits include Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription, 2GB data per day, free voice calls, 100 SMS per day, Prime Video Mobile Edition free trial subscription, and complimentary access to Airtel apps.
  • Airtel postpaid plans: The Disney Plus Hotstar subscription is also available for free with a handful of postpaid plans, including Rs 499, Rs 999, and Rs 1,499.
Also Read: Airtel new prepaid plans 2022: Best Airtel recharge plans with voice and data benefits available in India right now

Vi recharge plans with free Disney Plus Hotstar subscription

Vi has also partnered with Disney+ Hotstar to offer a free Mobile subscription that includes live sports such as IPL 2022, exclusive Hotstar Specials, movies, and more to its subscribers. The subscription is available to all Vodafone Idea prepaid users with plans starting at Rs 499. Vi postpaid users can subscribe to Rs 499 or above to get access to Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription and watch IPL and more for free.

  • Rs 151 Vi recharge plan: This is great for users who only have an existing Vi recharge plan. The Rs 151 plan provides 3 months Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription along with 8GB of data for 30 days. It has no voice call and SMS features.
  • Rs 399 Vi recharge plan: Benefits include 3 months Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription, 2.5GB data per day, unlimited voice calls, and 100 SMS a day. The pack has a validity of 28 days.
  • Rs 499 Vi recharge plan: The plan is bundled with 1-year Disney Plus Hotstar mobile subscription, 2GB data per day, unlimited voice calls, and 100 SMS a day. The pack has a validity of 28 days.
  • Rs 601 Vi recharge plan: This all-in-one plan includes a 1year Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription, 3GB data per day, unlimited voice calls, and 100 free outgoing messages for 28 days.
  • Rs 901 Vi recharge plan: It has a validity of 70 days. The benefits of Rs 901 Vi recharge plan are as follows 1-year Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription, 3GB data per day, unlimited voice calls, and a quota of 100 outgoing SMSes a day.
  • Rs 1,066 Vi recharge plan: Benefits include truly unlimited calls, 2GB data per day, 84 days validity, 100 SMS a day, and 1-year Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription.
  • Rs 3,099 Vi recharge plan: This is a long-term plan with 365 days validity. Along with 1-year Disney Plus Hotstar subscription the Rs 3,099 Vi recharge plan is also bundled with 2GB data per day, truly unlimited voice calls, 100 SMS/ day, and other benefits.
  • Postpaid plans starting at Rs 499/ month: Like Airtel, you can also get Vi postpaid connection starting at Rs 499 to get free access to Disney Plus Hotstar.

Free Disney Plus Hotstar subscription with Flipkart SuperCoins

In addition to these Airtel, Jio, and Vi recharge and postpaid plans, the Disney Plus Hotstar subscription is also available for free with Flipkart SuperCoins. The reward-based system from the e-commerce platform allows you to buy the Mobile subscription of the streaming platform for as low as 299 SuperCoins. You can earn these SuperCoins with regular shopping via Flipkart. If you have 299 SuperCoins, here’s how to avail them for the Hotstar subscription:

  • Go to Flipkart’s site and log in if you haven’t
  • Check for Disney Plus Hotstar offer on the SuperCoins page. Alternatively, you can click on this link

Times Prime

Times Prime is offering six months Disney Plus Hotstar Super subscription at just Rs 1,199 for new users and Rs 350 for existing customers. However, the Hotstar subscription isn’t the only thing you are getting. The Rs 350 Times Prime plan is also offering access to the Cricbuzz plan, which is worth Rs 399, and Rs 250 PVR voucher to 10 lucky winners.

The Rs 1,199 Times Prime plan comes with a host of features, including a subscription to 12+ services such as Disney Plus Hotstar Super, Sony Liv premium six months plan, Cricbuzz Plus, Gaana Plus, EazyDiner, TOI+, ET Prime, and Headspace. Along with this, the plan is also bundled with exclusive offers and discounts on Myntra, Uber, Chaayos, Pizza Hut, Starbucks, and more.

Times Prime is running a 25 percent festive season discount on the membership for new users. Use code FEST25 to get the membership at Rs 899.25 instead of Rs 1,119.

Disney Plus Hotstar FAQs

1. How many screens does Disney Plus Hotstar subscription support?

Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile subscription supports one screen at a time, while the Super and Premium plans let you stream content on two and four concurrent screens respectively. The platform works on almost every device out there, including desktops, Android/ iOS-powered devices, Android/ webOS TVs, and Fire TV Stick.

2. Can you download Disney Plus Hotstar content?

As long as it’s not a live show, you can download and save pretty much every Disney Plus Hotstar content on your device.

3. Does Disney Plus Hotstar show ads?

The Disney Plus Hotstar plans show customers ads during streaming, with VIP and Mobile plans.

4. Are Disney Plus Hotstar subscription plans refundable?

Absolutely not! The payment once deducted will not be reverted even if you don’t want to use Disney Plus Hotstar. Additionally, these plans cannot be transferred, so be careful while choosing the plan you want to use.

5. Can you upgrade from Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile/ Super to Premium?

Yes, you can upgrade from the Disney Plus Hotstar Mobile/ Super subscription plan to Premium. However, this would require you to pay the sum that you would get after deducting the Mobile/ Super subscription cost from the Premium plan price.

6. How can I watch Hotstar outside India?

Hotstar has its services in select countries outside India such as the US, UK, and Canada. However, the catalogue of content isn’t the same as you get in India. If you want to see what Hotstar has to offer in areas outside India, you need a VPN with servers in India.

7. Is Hotstar app available for PC?

Not yet. Disney+ Hotstar is only available for PC users via the web. However, you can download the Hotstar app on Windows PC/ laptop and Mac using Android emulators. This will bring Disney+ Hotstar for Android features, which aren’t different from iOS, to desktop.

8. Are there any Disney Plus Hotstar monthly subscription plans?

Yes, Disney Plus Hotstar is testing monthly plans in India at the moment. The Rs 299 premium plan, which the company has discontinued, is showing up again. They are also offering a Rs 49/ month mobile-only plan to select Android users.

9. Do you need Disney Plus Hotstar subscription to watch match highlights?

Match highlights, including ICC T20 World Cup 2022, can be watched without Disney Plus Hotstar subscription. However, you might be served ads.