Netflix is one of the most expensive yet popular streaming services in India. However, the intuitive UI and creative content compel many people to buy its subscription no matter what. Netflix offers plans based on the number of screens on which users can stream content and the availability of HD and Ultra HD video quality. It offers four plans in India: Mobile, Basic, Standard and Premium plans.
The CEO of Netflix recently announced that they are open to affordable ad-supported plans and may offer them in the future. The announcement comes after the company reported a loss of 2,00,000 subscribers in the first quarter of 2022 and it is expected that another 2 million could drop out in the next quarter.
How to Change Your Netflix Subscription Plan
If you are planning to upgrade or downgrade your Netflix subscription plan, you can follow the steps given here:
- open Netflix app, or website on your desktop and login
- Go to the “Account” category in the menu
- Under “Plan Details” category, you will see an option of “Change Plan”
- Choose your preferred plan and click “Continue”
- Finally, click “Save & Update” and you are good to go
If you have upgraded your plan, it will be effective immediately. However, since Netflix is a prepaid service, “your billing date will change based on your previous payment balance. ,
On the other hand, if you have downgraded your plan to a lower price, it will be effective from your next billing date. Therefore, you can continue to use the higher-level plan features until the next billing date.
Netflix Subscription Plans: Price, Features
As mentioned earlier, Netflix offers four subscription plans in India: Mobile, Basic, Standard, and Premium. Notably, the streaming platform only offers monthly subscription online for Disney+ Hotstar, Amazon Prime Video, ZEE5 and more which also offers annual subscription plans.
Mobile: Rs 149
At Rs 149 per month, this plan offers good video streaming quality (480p) and allows access to one mobile and one tablet screen.
Basic: Rs 199
At a monthly price of Rs 199, this plan offers video quality of 480p resolution and is accessible across mobiles, tablets, TVs and computers.
Standard: Rs 499
The Standard plan charges Rs 499 per month and offers 1080p resolution. As for devices, users can access the service on mobiles, tablets, TVs and computers.
Premium: Rs 649
The cost of the most expensive premium plan in India is Rs 649 per month. It offers a resolution of 4K+HDR and provides accessibility to mobiles, tablets, TVs and computers.
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