Zee5 overtakes Netflix and Disney+ Hotstar during Lock-Down


The whole world is terrified due to Coronavirus. People are working from home during the lock-down, that’s why people are using streaming apps to watch any type of content at home.


Due to lock-down, Disney+ Hotstar and Netflix have a lot of benefits. Gadget-360 quoted Just watch as saying that Netflix and Amazon Prime Video have been the most used streaming apps during Global lock-down.

If we talk about India, All the major streaming services in the country have benefited this time, during lock-down, from March 24th to April 24th, 2020, the userbase in ZEE5 has registered an increase of 259%.

Netflix was the second largest in terms of popularity among customers, which registered an increase of 204%.

Along with this, Amazon Prime Video has seen an increase of 189% in users’interest, 174% increment seen at ALT Balaji, 161% increase in JioCinema, and 149% view time increased on Disney+ Hotstar.

With this, a partnership conducted between ZEE5 and Samsung in which ZEE5 provides content in Samsung’s MyGalaxy app. Samsung’s users will be able to watch the free content of ZEE5 but need a premium subscription for viewing premium movies and TV shows.

ZEE5 has over 1.25 lack of content in 12 languages including original promoted movies, live TV and TV programs, etc.


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