The transfer is aimed toward bringing new customers to the platform that competes in opposition to gamers like Amazon Prime Video, Disney Hotstar and Zee5 within the burgeoning OTT (excessive) market in India.
“At Netflix, we want to bring the most amazing stories from across the world to all fans of entertainment in India. It’s why we’re hosting StreamFest: an entire weekend (December 5 12.01am-December 6 11.59pm) — of free Netflix,” Netflix India Vice President (Content material) Monika Shergill mentioned in a blogpost.
She added that non-users of Netflix can enroll with their title, e mail or cellphone quantity, and password — and begin streaming with none cost.
“Anybody who indicators in throughout StreamFest will get one stream in customary definition — so, nobody else can use the identical login info to stream… And to ensure everybody who is available in will get the very best expertise, we should restrict the variety of StreamFest viewers.
“So, during StreamFest, if you see a message saying “StreamFest is at capability”, don’t worry. We’ll let you know as soon as you can start streaming,” she famous.
Customers logging onto StreamFest will have the ability to entry each characteristic that members presently use like creating Profiles (together with Youngsters’ Profiles), set Parental Controls, browse Netflix in Hindi, add collection or movies to ‘My Checklist’, watch with subtitles or dubs, use Good Downloads on cell, and see the Prime 10 checklist, Shergill defined.
She added that this has been finished “because we want fans keen to try Netflix to experience it exactly the way our members do”.
Netflix has 195.15 million paid subscribers…