Despite numbers suggesting otherwise, Apple is reportedly “thrilled” with the response of Apple TV+. While the company has not yet released any official numbers, the report citing sources say that the streaming service has drawn millions of users and they are on average spending over an hour on it.
It looks like Apple TV+ has had a less than stellar launch. As per analytics firm Parrot analytics, all the new shows on Apple TV+ have generated low to modest interest at best.
Apple TV+ might not have an impressive content library but it does have one major advantage over its competition: it offers the highest quality 4K streaming. In testing conducted by Ramus Larsen of flatpanelshd, the 4K streaming quality of Apple TV+ was higher than most iTunes movies.
As scheduled, Apple’s streaming service — Apple TV+ — went live earlier this week. The launch library consists of eight original TV shows and one movie. Right now, Apple TV+ might not be that great of a Netflix competitor but over a period of time, it likely will. If you are already hooked onto the shows on Apple TV+ and are looking to download them for offline viewing while traveling, follow this guide.
Apple is offering a 10$ discount to customers who subscribe to Apple TV+ for an entire year at one go. When Apple had announced the pricing of Apple TV+, it had mentioned that it would cost $4.99/month.
Apple TV+, Apple’s streaming service went live earlier today. While a monthly subscription of the service costs $4.99/month, Apple is offering a one-year subscription for free to all customers who have purchased an iPhone, iPad, Mac, or Apple TV on or after September 10. If you got a new Apple device recently, here’s how you can redeem your free Apple TV+ subscription.
Apple’s video streaming service, Apple TV+, is now live. The service will be available on all Apple products along with Amazon’s Fire TV devices, Roku, and selected smart TVs. For now, the service launches with a limited list of content library.
Apple is making its Apple Music student plan even more attractive by bundling free Apple TV+ subscription with it. Eligible students can already get Apple Music for $4.99/month instead of the regular price of $9.99/month.
Ahead of the release of Apple TV+ next week, Apple has released a dedicated Apple TV app for the Fire TV devices. The app offers a similar experience as the Roku app which as released last week.