The merger of JioCinema & Viacom’s Voot may rebrand the platform as JioVoot. The platform’s premium subscription plans may start from just ₹2.
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In a new update, JioCinema, a popular video streaming platform that recently streamed the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023, is reportedly planning to migrate to a paid subscription model.
JioCinema has gained all the attention by streaming the Indian Premier League (IPL) 2023 and is now looking to capitalize on its success by shifting to a paid subscription model.
This shift will bring new plans, pricing, and features for JioCinema’s viewers.
JioCinema’s New Subscription Plans
JioCinema is reportedly planning to introduce three different plans, including daily, gold, and platinum plans.
The daily plan would cost a user just Rs 2 per day after the discount of 93 percent, though the final price is set at Rs 29.
The gold plan would be priced at ₹299 but would be initially available for all users at a discounted price of just ₹99.
The platinum plan (annual plan) would be priced at ₹1,199, but it would cost just ₹599 as early birds offer.
The upcoming subscription plans of JioCinema (or JioVoot) are set to include 4K content support and an ad-free experience, similar to Netflix.
The platform will be available for up to 4 devices (including smartphones, laptops, smart TV, etc.), making it accessible for families or groups.
Merger with Viacom 18’s Voot
Reliance Jio, the parent company of JioCinema, has some big plans for the platform. A report suggests that JioCinema will merge with Viacom 18’s Voot, creating a new streaming platform called JioVoot.
This merger will bring new content and subscription plans to JioCinema’s viewers. The subscription plans for JioVoot will start at Rs 99, though it is unclear whether this will be monthly or quarterly.
Voot and Its Premium Content
Voot is a Viacom18 product that offers premium content starting at Rs 299 per year. It is under Network 18, which is a Reliance Industries subsidiary.
Voot already exists as a streaming service and will likely bring new content to JioVoot after the merger.
Conclusion: JioCinema’s Rebranding & Subscription Plans
JioCinema’s new subscription plans and merger with Voot to create JioVoot offer exciting opportunities for viewers to access new content and features.
JioCinema is set to compete with international streaming platforms rivals like Netflix and Amazon Prime Video, with a focus on 4K content and an ad-free experience.
When will JioCinema’s new subscription plans be available?
JioCinema has not yet announced a date for the launch of its new subscription plans. But the news sources have already confirmed it.
What will be included in JioCinema’s platinum plan?
The platinum plan is an annual plan priced at ₹1,199 (early bird offer ₹599) and will likely include 4K content support and an ad-free experience.
Will JioVoot offer new content after the merger?
Yes, JioVoot is expected to bring new content from Voot to JioCinema’s viewers. So the audience will be able to enjoy the content of JioCinema as well as Voot.
What will be the initial pricing for JioCinema premium content?
JioCinema (or JioVoot) premium plan is expected to start at just ₹2 per day. However, there will be monthly & yearly plans too.
How many devices will JioCinema’s new subscription plans support?
JioCinema’s new subscription plans will support up to four devices which will be beneficial for families and groups.