News has surfaced that Reliance Jio company is planning to compete with Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney Plus Hotstar and other OTT platforms through its Jio Cinema platform.
This year (JioCinema) Jio Cinema has been in a lot of discussion due to IPL 2023 (IPL 2023). Sometimes due to free live streaming and sometimes due to breaking records in terms of viewership. At the same time, it has now been reported that the company is planning to compete with Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Disney Plus Hotstar and other OTT platforms through its Jio Cinema platform. For this, the company is preparing to recover money from its customers. If the report that came out in this matter is to be believed, then the company can start this payment by the end of this year.
You may have to pay to watch content on Jio cinema
Actually, till now you were using Jio Cinema for free, but now the company can charge money from its users for the content shown on the platform. However, according to the plan made by the company, users will be able to watch more than 100 movies and web series on this platform in the coming time. Apart from this, the company will start charging this charge from the last match of IPL 2023 to be held on 28 May 2023.
In this regard, the company’s Media and Content Business President Jyoti Deshpande said in an interview with Bloomberg that, ‘JioCinema is planning to add more than 100 movies, TV series on its platform. New content will be available on the platform after May 28. However, spectators will still have the opportunity to enjoy the matches for free.Read also:How to download Jio Cinema in phone and other devices, know the easy way
Company has plans to expand
The company is going to take this step at a time when cricket is being broadcast live on the company’s platform. Jio’s plan is to make its platform the biggest and expand it. Through this plan, the company is expecting to register an increase in revenue. Also, the company wants to carve out a niche for itself in the Indian streaming industry in the face of increasingly fierce competition.
The company did not give information about the price
Let us tell you that, at present, the company has only given information that it will charge money for the content made available on its platform, but the company has not yet told how much the charge could be. Also read: Jio introduced 6 new recharge plans, gifted to users for IPL