Last updated on August 22nd, 2023 at 08:39 pm
Hotstar is a leading over-the-top streaming service in India. It provides access to videos and live sports matches from across the world. You can watch your favorite shows, movies, and live events through a web browser or with their app.
With the competition growing among the competitors like Netflix, and Amazon Prime, Disney Hotstar has a lot on offer like Indian Daily Soaps, Disney Films, National Geographic, and franchises like Pixar, Marvel, and Star Wars, and thousands of hours of regional Indian content.
Along with all the movies, series, and TV shows, Hotstar is home to a lot of sports tournaments like the Indian Premier League, ICC T20 World Cup, Kabaddi, Hockey, and many more.
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Hotstar Subscription Plan
Hotstar has 3 Subscription plans on offer. These are Mobile, Super, & Premium
In the Mobile subscription plan, which costs you 149/3 months or 499/year you can watch the content only on your mobile device with a picture quality of 720p. This provides access to Movies, live sports, etc, and more. Because the subscription is only for mobile you cannot watch it on your TV, or Laptop, and the app is accessible only on 1 mobile device.
Super Subscription – The super subscription is priced at 899/year. Where you can stream all the content available on the Hotstar app. With this subscription, you can watch Hotstar content on your TV, or Laptop. You can stream the content from the app on 2 devices simultaneously. The picture quality is Full HD 1080p which makes for a great viewing experience.
Premium Subscription – This is the top-tier subscription plan of Hotstar. It is priced at 1499/Year. The content can be streamed on your mobile, Laptop, or Smart Tv as well. You can stream the content on 4 devices simultaneously. The picture quality is 4k 2160p which makes your viewing experience amazing.
How to install Hotstar on Samsung Smart TV
- Switch on Your Samsung Smart TV and Go to the Apps Section.
- Search For the Hotstar App on the Samsung Smart TV using the Search Bar.
- Once You Found the App, Click on the Install option.
- The Hotstar App will Automatically Start Downloading on Your Samsung Smart TV.
Activating Hotstar App on Samsung Smart TV
Once you open Hotstar app on your Samsung Smart TV you can either login with your existing subscription, if you have not subscribed before then purchase one of the plans that suits you the best.
Once you have activated the Hotstar account after the payment, go to the Disney App from the home screen of your Samsung TV.
Once the app boots, you will be asked a 4-digit code to login into the app. Once you are in you can stream the content that you like.
How to Play Hotstar on a Non-Smart Samsung TV
If you are using an older version of Samsung Tv and want to stream Hotstar, you can still do it using a Chromecast or streaming devices like Amazon Firestick.
To stream Hotstar using Chromecast, Follow the Steps Mentioned Below.
- Connect the Chromecast to your Samsung Non-Smart TV.
- Now, search for the movie you want to watch.
- Click on the cast icon at the bottom of your screen.
- Select the Device on which you want to Stream.
- Now, If You Have Done Everything Right, Your Hotstar app will start mirroring Your Samsung Non-Smart TV.
We Hope this guide helps you to install Hotstar on Samsung smart tv. For any queries regarding Samsung Smart TV, please get in touch with us in the comments below.