Netflix is internet hosting its two-day occasion ‘StreamFest’ in December, the place it’s going to present free entry to all content material on the platform for customers in India.
“We’re internet hosting StreamFest: a complete weekend (December 5 12.01 am -December 6 11.59 pm) — of free Netflix. So, anybody in India can watch all of the blockbuster movies, the largest sequence, award-winning documentaries, and entertaining actuality reveals for 2 complete days,” Monika Shergill, VP-Content material, Netflix India introduced in a weblog submit.
Customers can join on the internet or via the Netflix Android app with their identify, e mail or cellphone quantity, and password to start out streaming without spending a dime throughout StreamFest. In the event that they select to enroll on the internet, they will achieve this from Netflix.com/StreamFest. Throughout StreamFest, the service will probably be “utterly free, no credit score or debit card or cost wanted,” stated Shergill.
“From November 20, you can even go to Netflix.com/StreamFest and set a reminder along with your e mail or cellphone quantity. And we’ll let as quickly as StreamFest is reside,” Shergill added.
Customers signing up throughout StreamFest will get just one stream in customary definition. No two customers will have the ability to use the identical login data to stream. As soon as customers join by way of the Android app or via a browser, they will use that login data to stream Netflix on any gadget — good TV, gaming console, iOS gadget (via webcast as nicely).
Hints of StreamFest had been first noticed by XDA Builders’ Mishaal Rahman in Netflix’ Android app final month. The information was then confirmed by Protocol.
In accordance with the report, COO and Chief Product Officer Greg Peters in the course of the firm’s Q3 2020 earnings name confirmed that Netflix was planning a StreamFest to supply its providers without spending a dime for 48 hours in India in a bid to spice up subscriptions.
“We expect that giving everybody in a rustic entry to Netflix without spending a dime for a weekend may very well be an effective way to show a bunch of recent folks to the superb tales that we’ve,” Peters had stated, as quoted by the report.