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What is Spuul?
Spuul is a Singapore-Mumbai based Over-The-Top streaming service that has over 47 million registered users which span through the Middle East, the UK, North America, Australia, New Zealand, South and South East Asia and India. It allows worldwide streaming access to Movies, TV shows, Short Films of Bollywood, Pollywood (Punjabi Cinema) & Bhollywood (Bhojpuri Cinema). Spuul also hosts English subtitles for a plethora of movies.
What Content Does Spuul Offer?
Spuul offers only TV shows, movies and over 90 live TV channels from across the country. Some of the content is made available for free for the users with a free Spuul account, while some of the content is reserved only for Spuul premium members. The complete details are discussed in the next section of the blog.
Spuul Indian Movies
Spuul has a catalogue of over 1,000 titles including full-length movies and TV shows and had partnered with production companies such Yaj Raj Films, Balaji Telefilms, Viacom 18, Shemaroo, Phantom Films, UTV Motion Pictures, etc. They provide Classics as well as modern films like Kahaani 2, Kabali, Guru, Om Shanti Om, Vivah, Revolver Rani, Hera Pheri, Buddha in a Traffic Jam, Kaabil, Mantostan, etc.
It also has about 25 free films, including Biwi No. 1, Hum Saath Saath Hain, Rehna Hai Tere Dil Mein & 31st October.
Spuul TV Shows & Live TV Channels
You will find some of the popular TV shows on Spuul like Comedy Champion, Gurbani, U Me Aur TV, Yog Shivir, Comedy Darbaar, Sambhrana, and Akhir Bahu Bhi Toh Beti Hee Hai. Spuul’s TV show content spans through multiple languages including Hindi, Tamil, Punjabi, and Malayalam.
Along with TV shows, Spuul also offers a huge library of live TV channels that you can access with just a free Spuul account. Currently, Spuul streams over 90 live TV channels including DD National, Firangi, E 24, Oscar Movies, Filmy, Aastha, Angel TV, Vasanth TV, Amrita TV, and Saam TV.
What Will I Get With A Free Spuul Account?
If you don’t want to spend money on Spuul Premium membership, or you want to get familiar with the platform, then Spuul allows the free accounts to access some of its content and features without any charges. All you need to do is to sign up using a Gmail, Facebook, or an Email ID and you’re all set to access the free version of Spuul. With a free account you can:
Watch TV Shows
As a free Spuul user, you can stream the TV shows in Hindi as well as in regional languages. TV shows like Malini Iyer, Kashmkash Zindagi Ki, Chacha Chaudhary, and Yog Shivir by Swami Ramdev are available which you can stream without paying any money.
Watch Live TV Channels
Spuul lets a free account user stream the live TV channels available on the platform. You can stream a wide variety of channels including music, daily soap, and news channels. You can enjoy the live stream of E 24, DD News, Aastha, PTC Punjabi, Sakshi TV and other similar TV channels.
Watch Select Movies
Some of the movies are available to stream for free Spuul users. You can watch movies like Hum Aapke Hain Kaun, Rang, Pratigya 2, Betaj Baadshaaj, Bhai Ji and Real Indian Mother without any Spuul Premium membership.
Download Videos To Mobile
With the Spuul app, you can download the select videos to your smartphone with just a free account. With this, you can enjoy your favourite movies and TV shows content even without an active internet connection.
Access Watch Later List and Resume Feature
If you’re a free account holder on Spuul then you can add videos to ‘watch later list’ with which you can easily access these shows later on. You will also have the access to ‘Resume’ feature of the platform that allows you to resume and play any video in between the stream.
What Will I Get With A Spuul Premium Subscription?
Along with the access to all of the free material, with a Spuul Premium membership, you get some exclusive content features. Take a look at them down below.
Unlimited Movies & Downloads
A Spuul Premium membership opens up a whole new section of movies for you, the ‘Premium’ movies. These movies consist of some of the most popular Bollywood and regional movies like Prem Ratan Dhan Paayo, Do Lafzon Ki Kahani, Kahani 2, and Aradhana. A Spuul premium user also gets an unlimited number of downloads to stream the content offline without any limit.
A Spuul Premium member will watch every single available video on the platform without any commercials in between, whereas, free users will have to watch Ads while streaming. This results in a seamless user experience for a Spuul Premium member.
Availability On Multiple Screens
If you have started a Spuul movie or TV show on one device, then you can continue watching that on another device by logging in with the same account with which you started the movie or TV show.
What Are Spuul Rental Movies?
This section features all the movies that you can rent for 72 hours. To rent a movie, simply click on the movie title. Then click on the button says ‘Rent XX INR to Watch’. This will redirect you to the payment page where you can choose your medium of payment. Pay the rental fees and enjoy the movie for 3 days.
Note that Spuul Rental Movies are available for both Free and Premium members of Spuul.
Does Spuul Offer Free Trial?
Yes, Spuul does offer 1-month free trial to the new users with the subscription plan that they choose. Though you need to enter the billing information. After 1 month, the respective subscription charges will be deducted from your account.
Can I Watch Spuul For Free?
You can access Spuul Premium content on Ola Play, a connected entertainment platform by Ola for its passengers. This offer is only valid for Ola’s Prime Play rides. Soon as you enter the car, you can start exploring the premium content from various OTTs including Spuul for free from the Pad attached to the seat in front of you.
What is the Spuul Membership Fee?
Currently, Spuul offers two subscription plans as follows:
- Premium Plan for a Month – at Rs. 99
- Premium Plan for a Year – at Rs. 999
Payments can be made through Credit and Debit Cards, Freecharge and PayPal.
Freecharge also allows many micro-payments like Daily subscription for INR 6, 5 Days subscription for INR 30, 10 Days subscription for INR 60, 15 Days subscription for INR 90, 20 Days subscription for INR 100 and Monthly Subscription Premium for INR 150.
Payments through Paypal happen in USD, Monthly Plan for 2.5 USD and Yearly Plan for 20 USD.
How To Subscribe To Spuul Premium?
- Launch the app or go to the Spuul Website.
- Click/tap on the profile icon on the top right corner.
- Click/ tap on the ‘premium’ option.
- Click/tap on the big green button that asks to buy the subscription.
- Choose either a monthly or yearly plan and pay the charges.
- You’re now a Spuul Premium member. Enjoy!
Who Are The Alternatives and Competitors to Spuul?
Amazon Prime Video
The subscription to PrimeVideo not only provides unlimited access to movies and TV shows with an HD experience and a great user interface, but it also provides free Prime deliveries on the Amazon store. A lot of latest Bollywood and Regional movies are released constantly on the platform.
The streaming giant provides subscriptions with slightly high rates, but the collection of titles on Netflix is exceptional. An interactive interface, subtitle availability and smooth playback experience make it hard to beat. It provides access to a large number of Bollywood and Regional language films as well.
Hotstar has an exceptional range of Bollywood films and Regional language films as well as TV shows. The subscription also provides early access to episodes, live sports and news screening and International content. Hotstar is acclaimed for being user-friendly.
For a better understanding, we have compared all the competitors & alternatives of Spuul in the following table.
|Subscription Plan Details||Spuul Subscription||SonyLIV Subscription||Zee5 Subscription||Hotstar Subscription||ErosNow Subscription||Hungama Play Subscription||Voot Subscription||Vodafone Play Subscription||Airtel TV Subscription||PrimeVideo Subscription||Netflix Subscription||Hooq Subscription||Viu Subscription||HoiChoi Subscription|
|Free Trial or
|30 days free||Selected Content is Free||No free trial period, Some Content is Free||7 days||14 days free premium trial, Some Content is Free forever||You can view a 10-minute preview of every movie and TV series||Free||Unlimited Free for Selected Prepaid and Postpaid Customers||Unlimited Free for Selected Prepaid and Postpaid Customers||No||1 month||30-day free trial on adding a recurring payment method||30 days free||No Free Trial|
|Monthly Plan||Rs 99||INR 99||INR 99 (All Access Pack)
INR 49 (Regional Pack)
|INR 199||INR 49 (Plus)
INR 99 (Premium)
|INR 99||Free||–||–||INR 129||INR 500 (1 User)
INR 600 (2 Users)
INR 800 (4 Users)
|INR 89||INR 99 for 2 months||N/A|
|3-Month Plan||N/A||INR 149||–||–||–||INR 249||Free||–||–||–||–||–||–||N/A|
|6-Month Plan||N/A||–||INR 599 (All Access Pack)||–||–||Free||–||–||–||–||–||INR 299||N/A|
|Yearly Plan||Rs 999||INR 499||INR 999 (All Access Pack)
INR 499 (Regional Pack)
INR 299 (All Sports Plan)
|INR 470 (Plus)
INR 950 (Premium)
|INR 799||Free||–||–||INR 999||–||INR 450||INR 599||INR 999 for 3 years
INR 399 for 1 year
|Simultaneous Streaming||1 User||1 User||5 Devices||1 User||1 Device||1 Device||Unlimited||–||–||Unlimited||1 to 4 Users||5 Devices||5 Devices||1 User|
|Premium Features||Premium Movies, Unlimited Downloads,
|Live TV, Ad-free viewing
|Unlimited Access, Live TV, Ad-Free Streaming,
|Unlimited Access, Live TV & Sports||Plus – Unlimited access to Movies
Premium – Unlimited Access to Movies, TV Shows & Originals, Offline Download
|Unlimited Access, Ad-Free Viewing, Offline Download, Originals||NA||Free 1 year Amazon Prime & 2,3,12 months Netflix Subscription||Offline Download, Selected content of Zee5
Free 3 months Netflix & 1 year Amazon Prime Subscription
|Unlimited Access to PrimeVideo, PrimeMusic & Kindle e-Books,
|Unlimited Access, HD & UHD Streaming||Unlimited Access, Download & Offline Viewing, Few Rental Movies Only||Ad-free streaming, Unlimited access, Offline Download||Ad-free streaming, Unlimited access, offline download|
|Offers||Free with Ola Play||30% cashback through PayTM, 3-month free subscription fro Sony Bravia TV & Mi TV buyers||Selected free content for Airtel TV & JioCinema; 50% Cashback with Paytm||Some content on Airtel TV & JioCinema; 1 year free on Flipkart First for 50 coins||Free for selected users of Airtel, Vodafone & Jio Users||3-month free subscription for Mi TV users & Cloud TV X2 users. 60% off for ACT Fibrenet users.||NA||NA||NA||Free for selected users of BSNL, Airtel & Vodafone||Free subscription for selected Airtel & Vodafone Users||First 90 days for INR 89 for recurring payment method, 1 free movie rental ticket per month||3 months free subscription for ‘Flipkart Plus members||Airtel and Vodafone Idea users can stream come content for free|
|Service & Content Type||On-Demand Streaming, Live TV Channels, TV shows, Movies.||On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows, Originals, Live TV & Sports||On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows, Originals, Live TV||On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows, Live TV, Sports & News, Regional Content||On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows, Originals||On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows, Originals||On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows, Originals, Live TV||On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows, Originals of ErosNow & AltBalaji||On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows
Originals of ErosNow, AltBalaji, Live TV
|On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows, Kids, Originals||On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows, Kids, Originals||On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows||On-Demand Streaming, Movies, TV Shows, Originals||On-Demand Streaming, Bengali Movies, TV Shows, Kids, Originals, Music|
|Data Usage per Hour||2.0 GB (HD)||1.9 GB (HD)||4.3 GB(HD)||1.3 GB(HD)||400 MB (SD)||1.5 GB (HD)||350 MB (SD)||2 GB (HD)||2.2 GB (HD)||925 MB (SD), 2.2 GB (HD), 6 GB (4K/UHD)||750 MB (HD)||1.65 GB (HD)||1.9 GB (HD)|
Which Devices Support Spuul?
Spuul recommends a minimum Internet speed of 300kbps up to 1.5mbps to have a seamless experience on the supported devices listed below:
- Desktop/Laptops: Go to Spuul website and login with your account.
- Android (phones and tablets): Download the app and login with your account.
- iOS (iPhone, iPad, iPod): Download the app and login with your account.
- Android TV: Download the app for your Android TV.
- Media Player: Apple TV and Amazon Fire TV.
- Streaming Devices: Google Chromecast is supported.
- Spuul is soon coming on Roku and Smart TV.
Is Spuul Really Popular?
Play Store: Installs- 1,000,000+ | Rating- 4.0 by 22,129 Users
App Store: Installs- N/A | Rating- 3.2 by 18 Users
Content Languages: 7 – Hindi, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Punjabi, Bhojpuri, and Gujarati
Content Hours: 10,000+ Hours of video content.
TV Channels: 90+ Hindi & Regional Live TV Channels
Spuul Premium Membership – Is It Worth The Bucks?
With numerous options available for VODs in the market, should you go with Spuul? As it’s the case with almost every VOD, the content of different platforms attracts different viewership. You would love spending time on Spuul if:
- Bollywood lovers, especially of movies from the 2000s.
- Those on the lookout for a platform with Punjabi & Bhojpuri language titles.
How to Cancel Spuul Subscription
In order to cancel the Spuul subscription on an iOS device, go to the iTunes settings and cancel. Otherwise, subscriptions can be cancelled on the web by logging into the account. On the top-right corner, click Account, under which will be visible the Premium settings. Click on ‘cancel subscription’.
The plan will be cancelled from next month, and for the remaining month, the videos will still be accessible.