In the sea of digital streaming services, what makes Hungama Play stand out? Is it the vast content? Is it the versatile subscription plans? We look at Hungama Play to see if it is worth the subscription.
Hungama Play was launched in July 2015 and has over 20 million users. Movies and TV Shows are available in over 12 languages and there is also a veritable amount of kids content.
Hungama Play Subscription
There are 3 types of content availability –
Hungama Free Movies
Few Movies are available for free. No Sign up is required to watch these movies. Limited viewing of all Hungama Play Originals
- You can view a 10-minute preview of every movie and TV series
- The following subscription plans give unlimited access to all the Movies & TV Shows
|Music Pro||Movies & TV Shows||Entertainment Unlimited|
|Listen to Music in HD||Unlimited access to all non-rental movies in HD||Everything in ‘Music Pro’ Plan|
|10 Million+ Songs & Music Videos||More than 8000 movies in English, Hindi & Regional Languages||Everything in ‘Movies & TV Shows’ Plan|
|Ad-Free Music Experience||Ad-Free Viewing|
|Download offline and Listen Later||Download Offline & Watch Later|
|Content available on Hungama Music App & Website||Content Available on Hungama Play App & Website|
|Use upto 5 Devices||Original Movies & Short Films|
Hungama Pro Pricing
|Duration||Music Pro||Movies & TV Shows||Entertainment Unlimited|
|7 Days||NA||INR 29 (Only on App)||NA|
|1 Month||INR 99||INR 99||INR 149|
|1 Month (in coins)||500 coins||4000 coins||6000 coins|
|3 Months||INR 269||INR 249||INR 349|
|3 Months (in coins)||10800 coins||10000 coins||14000 coins|
|12 Months||INR 499||INR 799||INR 1399|
|12 Months (in coins)||36000 coins||32000 coins||56000 coins|
Hungama Rental Movies
- The Rent feature is also available for certain movies. Renting a movie allows a user to watch that movie multiple times for INR 60 or INR 120 for 2 days.
What are Hungama Loyalty Points
Hungama has gamified all their whole process to entice users to register and use various features of their app.
- User Registrattion – 500 coins
- Add Social Media Account – 100 Coins
- Share a song/ album/ playlist/ radio station/ music video/ movie-05 Coins
- Favourite a song/ album/ playlist/ radio station/ music video/ movie-05 Coins
- Comment on a song/ album/ playlist/ music video-05 Coins
- Listen to a song-20 Coins
- Watch a Music Video-20 Coins
- Create a playlist-10 Coins
- Saving a discovery-05 Coins
- Download a song or music video-25 Coins
- Buy music subscription-500 Coins
- Invite a friend-05 coins
Hungama App Available Content
Hungama App has a ton of available content
- Hollywood Movies
- Bollywood Movies
- Regional Movies in Tami, Telugu, Kannada and more
- Many Rental Movies
- Kids’ content
- Original Web Series
- Assorted collection of Videos
- Music available on Hungama
Features on Hungama Play Movies App
The Premium Plan gives access to –
- Movies, TV Shows, Short Films, Originals
- Unlimited access to all non-rental movies
- HD Streaming
- Short Films
- Original Movies
- Ad-Free Viewing
- Download Offline & Watch Later
- More than 8000 movies in English, Hindi & Regional Languages
- Content Available on Hungama Play App & Website
How to get Hungama Pro Free Subscription
All the content (excluding the movies which are on rent) of Hungama Play is available on Vodafone Play App. The App is free for Vodafone users satisfying these criteria –
- All Vodafone RED Postpaid Users with billing above INR 399 per month
- Vodafone prepaid users on Unlimited Call + Data Recharges worth INR 255 or above.
Hungama Pro Subscription Offers
- A free 3-month subscription is available for users of Mi TV.
- Cloud TV X2 users can avail a free 3-month subscription of Hungama Play.
- ACT Fibrenet users have the advantage of a 60% discount on the 3-month plan, paying only INR 99 for the INR 249 plan.
How to Subscribe to Hungama Pro
An account is not necessary to preview content but is essential to get a subscription. To register:
- Click on the User icon in the top-right corner on the website or in the menu bar in the mobile app.
- Register using your email id, mobile number, Facebook or Google account.
- Click on ‘More Subscription Plans’ in the menu bar.
- Select your preferred plan and payment method.
That’s it, you can now watch all movies and TV Shows available on Hungama Play.
Hungama Play Devices – App, Desktop & Chromecast
Hungama Play is compatible on:
- Apple iPads and iPhones(iOS 8.0 and above)
- Android smartphones and tablets(version 4.0 and above)
- Smart TVs
- Web browsers
Hungama Play Movies App UI and Features
Hungama Play has an easy-to-use UI and it is easy to navigate. There are player controls, options to share, add to watchlist, rate and download videos. But a unique part of Hungama Play is the loyalty feature, where you can earn coins for watching movies, sharing them, inviting friends, creating playlists and so much more. These coins can be redeemed for subscriptions.
Hungama has released a ton of original web series which feature novel ideas and interesting stories. Here is the list of a few initial releases –
- Big Boys Toys
Hungama Play also features hours of kids content and 5000+ movies and 1500+ hours of TV content in Hollywood, Bollywood and regional languages like Tamil, Telugu, Punjabi and other languages.
How To Cancel Hungama Pro Subscription
- For subscription via Google play, go to the Play Store Account, select Subscriptions tab and click on Unsubscribe.
- Login to the iTunes store and in the Subscriptions tab, click on ‘Unsubscribe’.
Pros and Cons
- A vast amount of content in Hollywood Bollywood and regional languages.
- First ten minutes of every movie and series is free as a preview.
- A beneficial loyalty points feature.
- Some movies, called Premium Rental movies are inaccessible by subscription plans and can only be rented or purchased separately.
- Per hour Streaming uses more data and thus is slow to stream and watch online
Despite lacking original content, Hungama Play provides several hours of entertainment in movies and TV shows. You should get Hungama Play if:
- You love binge-watching without being interrupted by ads.
- You love watching movies and series of all genres.