A lot of older titles do not have great quality versions. The series stars Sloane Morgan Siegel, Ashley Boettcher, and Drew Justice as the main three. At least until rolls in next year. However, no such feature exists in Netflix. This is really helpful, as it saves a lot of time, and has become expected nature from any search field. Over the past few months, Amazon has been on a spree of acquiring exclusive rights for local Indian content. Amazon Prime Video, a popular online streaming service and one of the biggest rivals of Netflix, is now available to users in 200 countries including India.
Netflix originals are updated but remaining are not. This feature shows details about the scene currently on the screen. In addition, Amazon also gives you access to Amazon Prime on its shopping website, which is a nice bonus. WestWorld Based on a 1973 movie by the same name, the series focusses on a futuristic theme park that has artificial beings walking around. In this fast paced world of internet, online video streaming services are the order of the day, but since there are so many of them, we thought this comparison might help you a bit. About 11 million people in Germany, Japan, and the U. However, Netflix also works on Blu-ray players, PlayStation, and Xbox devices, as long as they are connected to the internet.
They have a large collection of both original shows like Narcos and Crown; as well as shows like Black Mirror and Breaking Bad. Amazon will also be releasing India-centric original content, and that would be a cherry on the top. For now, Amazon Prime Video has the edge in regional content in India, which might appeal to a lot more people. But it does beat having to pay a little extra every time you want something urgently. In India, Amazon Prime Video is currently available for a 30-day free trial. This was followed by Prime Video in December which was included in the Prime membership, which made the deal even better. Internationally, Amazon made a big splash last year by picking up the rights to while a dozen local originals are currently in the pipeline for India.
Some of the top shows people are watching like Narcos, Orange Is The New Black, House of Cards, Black Mirror, Stranger Things are Netflix originals Netflix original shows like House of Cards, Orange Is The New Black and Narcos have not only gained global acclaim, but have done well with the Indian audience too. Amazon also offers free Prime subscription as part of bundled offers with. However, their catalogue is limited as compared to Netflix. Amazon is looking to tap into this growth to penetrate deeper into the Indian market. Now, Amazon has finally made the Prime Video apps available on both and , and if you are a subscriber to Amazon Prime, you can immediately start using the app.
You can activate the free trial easily and enjoy the streaming services for free for 30 days. The Amazon Prime membership rates are expected to go up to Rs 999 annually, which will come down to Rs 83 a month — still a fraction of what you pay for Netflix. The introductory Rs 499 annual subscription offer for Prime was undoubtedly a bargain, but eventually the price was always going to jump to Rs 999. Specially if you are like me. I am a movie buff and a techie. It's doing pretty good in some markets, and that shows up in its net sales results.
If Netflix, and Amazon Prime Video are not to your liking, you should definitely try out services like , and. Hotstar and ErosNow both have a free tier as well, which is definitely a plus. The Rs 499 pricing was actually an introductory offer, which ends on Monday. For Hindi movies, Amazon Prime seems to be far and away the clear winner. I saw Seinfeld, Two and a Half Men, 2 Broke Girls and a few other sitcoms on their app. There is a section for children too, but it works as only a category.
Follow the story of a warrior accompanied by a young boy as they embark on a quest to search for enlightenment in a world controlled by ruthless feudal barons. The country is expected to have , making it a huge market for video on demand consumption. I am also an Amazon Prime member so I have had access to Prime Video since it has been launched. Unlike Netflix, though, Amazon has a big retail business to absorb those losses. With a huge growth potential in India, Amazon is looking to grow revenues on thin margins and become ubiquitous in the region.
After all, one of the main uses for a speaker is to play music, and the Echo speakers need Prime Music. Video drives consumer spending Management has told us that video is a key part to its strategy because it makes Prime members more engaged. The top scroll shows films like Sultan, Kabali, and Raaz the last two are Amazon exclusives , alongside Supernatural, and the Man in the High Castle, the latter being Amazon Prime Video exclusive. Right now, you can subscribe to Prime at just Rs. Amazon has also scored several exclusive titles such as Dil Dhadkne Do, Shaandaar, Rock On!! But now we can enjoy its live streaming services. It is estimated that the country will have nearly , double from the current estimate of 200-250 million smartphones. But there are three countries where the number of users watching Prime Video outnumbers those watching Netflix: Germany, India, and Japan.
So, it has got a lot of excitement for Prime Video among the Indian Consumers. They are the best, both in quality and quantity. Airtel Movies app might be a good aggregator of sorts as all it does is combine multiple subscriptions in one app, but with no original content on offer, they are well behind in the race. Which is why, I personally chose Netflix over Amazon Prime Video. This is my preferred way to watch. Netflix is expensive in India and does not provide buck for the bang.