HotStar is a Star Media Product an OTT Platform that is available in 3 packs, Free Subscription, VIP Subscription, and the Hotstar Prime Subscription.

What to Choose? Hotstar VIP vs Premium? so, the answer is here Hotstar VIP provides TV serials, Cricket, and Blockbuster Movies whereas Hotstar Premium Pack comes with Hotstar VIP features plus English Content.

How to Choose Between Hotstar VIP and Premium?

If you do not like Disney+ English content and do not get bothered with personalizing ads then I would suggest you go with the Hotstar VIP plan worth ₹399 Per Year.

Otherwise, If you want to watch everything available on Hotstar with No Ads Then Choose this Hotstar Premium worth ₹1499 Per Year.

When to Choose Hotstar Premium?

The Hotstar Premium Plan costs ₹1499 Per year and comes with Star TV serials in Regional Languages like Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, and others. With English Web series and Movies in the English language Uncut Adfree Content.

You can watch the following shows:
1. 7 Blockbuster Movies
2. All-Star Serials
3. All Sports (Cricket and IPL) Included.
4. Original English Content (Disney+ Shows)

Hotstar Vip and Hotstar Premium Pack Difference

When to Choose Hotstar VIP?

The Hotstar VIP Plan costs ₹399 Per year and comes with Star TV serials in Regional Languages like Hindi, Telugu, Tamil, and others. Popular English to Hindi Dubbed Movies with Personalized Ads in between.

You can watch the following shows:
1. 7 Blockbuster Movies
2. All-Star Serials
3. All Sports (Cricket and IPL) Included
4. Dubbed Movies

What is the difference between Hotstar VIP and Premium?

Hotstar Premium Plan

Hotstar Vip vs Premium - Watch Free TV, Cricket and Cartoons

Good Thing

  • Un-cut Adfree Content
  • Disney+ Hotstar Content
  • English + Hindi Dubbed
  • Live Cricket
  • 2 Device at same time

Bad Thing

  • High Price
  • Not for Hindi Lovers

Hotstar VIP Plan

Hotstar Vip vs Premium - Watch Free TV, Cricket and Cartoons

Good Thing

  • Cheap Price
  • All Indian Movies
  • Hindi Dubbed Movies
  • TV and Live Cricket
  • 1 Device at same time

Bad Thing

  • No Hollywood Shows
  • No English Content
  • Ads in Content
SRContentFreeHotstar VIPHotstar Premium
1Disney+ Hotstar MoviesNADubbed OnlyDubbed + English
2Kids Show & MoviesNADubbed OnlyDubbed + English
3New Movies1 Month LateInstantInstant
4Hotstar SpecialFirst Free EpisodYESYES
5American TV ShowNANAYES
6Hollywood MoviesNADubbed OnlyDubbed + English
7Live Sports5 MinitYESYES
8Star Serials Before TV1 Day late1 Day Before1 Day Before
9Video Quality480P720P1080P
10Same Time Screen Watch112
11Ad Free ContentNONOYES
PriceFree₹399 Per Year₹1499 Per year

Free Hotstar VIP and Hotstar Premium Pack:

You can get Hotstar VIP and Hotstar Premium if you are a broadband User of Jio Fiber/ Airtel Fiber or BSNL Fiber.

  • If you are a BSNL Fiber user then You can choose the Superstar 300 Plan to get Hotstar Premium Account for Free.
  • If you are a Jio Fiber or Airtel Fiber user then You can opt-in the Internet+DTH plan above ₹999 and get Hotstar VIP with 11 Other OTT Platforms Free.
  • Also, Check some offers available with Jio Sim and Airtel Sim or Monthly Recharges you will get Hotstar VIP account free.

How to Check Your Hotstar Account Type?

Follow these Steps to know what is your Hotstar Account Type. Is it Hotstar VIP or Hotstar Premium.

Steps to Find Your Hotstar Account is VIP or Premium

Step 1: Open Your Hotstar App and Make sure you are Logged In.

Step 2: Click on the Profile Icon to see your Profile.

Step 3: Check below your Name and Mobile Number you will see your Hotstar Account type. In this image below you can see my account type is Premium type.

How to Check Your Hotstar Account Type

This account is free with my BSNL Fiber connection but if you ask me what would I choose from Hotstar VIP vs Premium then I will take Hotstar VIP plan.

FAQ – Frequently Asked Question

Here are some FAQ Related to Hotstar Plans and if you want to know more just visit official hotstar question answer

Q1: How to use Hotstar on TV?

Answer: Follow these Steps to use Hotstar on TV:
Step 1: Go to the App store on Your TV and search for Hotstar
Step 2: Install the Hotstar app and it will show some code
Step 3: Now Click Here Login with Your Account and Enter the code shown on TV
Done You can now watch your Hotstar Shows and Match on TV.

Q 2: How many Screens are Available in Hotstar?

Answer: If you are using Hotstar VIP then you can watch Hotstar on 1 Screen at the same time. But if you are using Hotstar Premium Plan then You can Watch Hotstar on 2 Screen/device at the same time.

Q 3: Does Hotstar shows Live TV?

Answer: Yes, You can watch Live Sports on Hotstar and the Star TV Serial 1 day before it released on TV.

Q 4: Can I switch from Hotstar VIP to Premium?

Answer: Yes, You can Update Your Plan from Hotstar VIP to Premium by paying some extra premium.

Q 5: How to Get Hotstar Premium for Free?

Answer: To get Free Hotstar Premium You can Choose BSNL FTTH connection like I choosed.

Q 6: Is it worth buying Hotstar VIP?

Answer: Yes, If You are a Hindi Dubbed and Indian Movie Lover then Hotstar VIP is best Plan for you. I would choose it over Hotstar Premium as I am not interested in Hollywood TVs and English Content.

Q 7: How many devices can use Hotstar VIP?

Answer: You can watch Hotstar VIP Content on 1 Device at same time. But You can login multiple devices.