Top 10 Netflix Alternative in India 2020
Top 10 Netflix Alternative in India 2020

In this article, I’m going to list out the Top 10 Netflix Alternative in India 2020.

The demand for Streaming videos online in India is proliferating.

Now, People like to spend their time on quality entertainment videos. These videos could be anything ranging from Movies, TV Shows, or even documentary.

Now, if we talk about movies, Of course, the best place to watch a movie is a Movie Theatre.

However, what about other genres of a motion picture?

People also like TV Show and Documentaries.

However, I’m sorry to say that in India, still, theatres are not streaming TV shows and Documentaries.

One can watch TV Shows and Documentaries only on TV, but not now.

Online Video Streaming services like Netflix, YouTube and others which we are going to talk about in this article contains a massive collection of TV Shows, Documentaries, and even Movies.

And I think, Right now, these online video streaming services are the best way to watch any TV Shows and Documentaries in India.

Take Netflix as an example and similar to Netflix, there are other online video streaming services available in India.

Let’s now talk about Top 10 Online Streaming services in India that are similar to Netflix.

Alternatively, You can think of it as an alternative to Netflix.

List of Top 10 Netflix Alternative in India 2020

1. Amazon Prime Video

Amazon Prime Video is an on-demand video streaming service where you can watch Movies, TV Shows, and Documentaries.

It is a paid service having monthly and yearly plan.

In India, its monthly plan cost you Rs. 129 whereas its yearly plan cost you Rs. 999. These plans are comparatively low when you subscribe to the same plan in the US.

In the US, its monthly plan comes at $13, whereas its yearly plan comes at $119.

However, Amazon is also giving free trials for Amazon Prime Video, the duration of which varies from country to country.

In the US and UK, Amazon giving free trial for one month for Amazon Prime Video.

However, at the time of writing this article, free trial for Amazon Prime video isn’t available in India.

In India, however, Amazon partners with different Telecom providers to give user free subscription for Amazon Prime Video.

Take Airtel, BSNL and Vodafone postpaid users as an example who are availing free one-year subscription to Amazon Prime.

Vodafone Prepaid users, however, are availing 50% discount on Amazon Prime Video subscription.

Now, Let’s talk about the accessibility of Amazon Prime Video.

You can access Amazon Prime Video in your Browser or even via the App.

Following are the devices that sport the Amazon Prime Video App.

  • Android
  • iPhone
  • iPad
  • Apple TV
  • PS3
  • PS4
  • Xbox One
  • Amazon Fire OS

Note: Chromecast Devices doesn’t support Amazon Prime Video mobile App.

Last but not least, You must be thinking where to subscribe for Amazon Prime Video.

Well, you can do it by following the link below.

Subscription link: https://www.primevideo.com/

2. Hotstar

Similar to Amazon Prime, Hotstar is another great Netflix alternative in India.

Owned by Star India, Hotstar also has subscription plans.

For example, Hotstar monthly subscription plan cost is Rs. 299, whereas its yearly subscription plan cost is Rs. 999.

Besides these two plans, Hotstar recently introduced a yearly plan called Hotstar VIP, that cost you Rs. 365. In this plan, there are some limitations of shows. For example, here you can’t access Latest American Shows, Hollywood Blockbusters (Uncut and Ad-free).

You can subscribe to these plans or sign up for Hotstar for free. In the free Hotstar Membership, you can watch some TV Shows and Movies.

One more thing that makes Hotstar different from Netflix and Amazon Prime Video are, here you can watch Live News and Sports Channels too. Moreover, you could watch these channels for free.

You can get more information about Hotstar Plan and also Subscribe for it by visiting the link given below.

Subscription Link: https://www.hotstar.com/subscribe/get-started

3. Big Flix

Talking about best video streaming services, How can I forget to mention Big Flix.

Big Flix contains a vast collection of movies, especially the regional movies.

Moreover, What makes this streaming service so refreshing is its subscription plan.

Its monthly subscription plan cost you only Rs. 50. However, if you opt to choose its yearly subscription plan, you have to spend Rs. 500 only.

The only limitation I found in this streaming service is that it contains almost zero TV Shows.

So, if you are a cinephile and looks forward to watching more regional movies, I suggest you subscribe to Big Flix.

At the time of writing this article, Big Flix also provides one month of Free Trial.

However, If you look forward to watching TV Shows, Movies or a combination of these two I suggest you choose some other service from the list I have made here.

Below is the link via which you can subscribe for Big Flix.

Subscription Link: https://www.bigflix.com/

4. Zee5

Owned by Zee Media, Zee5 is another popular online Video Streaming service available in India.

Zee5 is also a subscription-based video streaming service with a variety of plans.

It has monthly, Yealy as well Half yearly plan in different language packs.

For example, its standard Rs. 999 all yearly access plan allows you to watch Movies, Shows, Live TV on 5 devices at a time.

Similarly its Rs. 99 monthly plan gives the same facility for one month.

There are other plans as well, and you can learn about them by visiting this link.

At the time of writing this article, Zee5 giving 30% discount on all its plan via promo code “GET30“.

So, Zee5 is also a great alternative to Netflix in India.

Subscription Link: https://www.zee5.com/myaccount/subscription

5. ALTBalaji

ALTBalaji is another name in On-Demand Video Streaming Service.

Its parent organization is Balaji Films and its founder is Ekta Kapoor.

Currently Headquarters in Mumbai.

At the time of writing this article, ALTBalaji has two subscription pack.

The first one comes at Rs. 100 per 3 months and the other one is Rs. 300 per year.

Note that In all its subscription plan, you can simultaneously stream content up to 5 devices.

Some of the shows of AltBalaji that gains popularity in India are Apharan, Puncch Beat, The Test Case and more.

Subscription Link: https://www.altbalaji.com/subscribe

6. Hungama

Another Popular Online video streaming service available in India is Hugama.com.

It offers Music, Videos, Movies, TV Shows and Short Films.

Right now, Hungama offers a total of three subscription plans.

The first one, which is a combo of Movie and TV Shows, only comes at Rs. 99 per month or Rs. 249 quarterly or Rs. 799 yearly.

The second plan only contains music that comes at Rs. 99, Rs. 269 and Rs. 499 for 1 month, 3 months and 12 months respectively.

Its Third is a combo of Music, Videos, Movies, TV Shows, and Short Films. The subscription cost for this plan is Rs. 149, Rs. 349, and Rs. 1399 for 1 month, 3 months, and 12 months respectively.

Subscription Link: https://www.hungama.com/plans

7. Jio TV

What makes it possible for Jio TV to fall on this list is, it is giving free access to more than 600 live TV channels.

These 600 TV channels also include 100+ HD Channels.

You can access JioTV via its App, which is right now available for iOS and Android devices.

In JioTV you can watch Live Sports, TV Shows, Movies, News and other Entertainment videos.

It is available free, and you can download it from Google Play or App Store.

Subscription Link: Google Play and App Store

8. YouTube

Talking about Video Streaming, How can I forget to mention the name of YouTube.

YouTube is the oldest video streaming service available on the Internet.

I know, here in this list you guys are looking for those streaming services that are streaming TV Shows, Movies.

Well, because of the growing demand for video content now, the film makes, TV Shows makers start posting movies and TV Shows also on YouTube.

In the past few years, I saw some great TV Shows and Movies on YouTube for free.

Moreover, If you talk about Indian content there are some great TV Shows like TVF Pitchers, TVF Permanent RoomMates, Life Sahi Hai, Baked by ScoopWhoop and more.

However, if you talk about International TV shows you can watch shows like COBRA Kai, Insecure, Now Apocalypse and more.

Other than that, YouTube has some channels which are regularly posting movies.

Also, On YouTube, you can watch Live stream of a variety of games from a variety of gamers.

Subscription Link: https://www.youtube.com

9. Eros Now

Eros Now also have a decent collection of online India streaming media files.

Subscription Link: https://erosnow.com/subscribe

10. SonyLiv

The Last one is SonyLiv App. Freely available on Google Play.

Subscription Link: https://www.sonyliv.com/selectPack

So, this is our list of Top 10 Netflix alternative in India 2020. If you have some more name in your mind, don’t be shy to comment below.

Read also: How to disable Netflix Autoplay Videos?


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