You may have seen Netflix’s announcement on Monday that the company lost over 800,000 subscribers since they raised prices by 60%, which went into effect in September. If you were one of the customers that couldn’t justify the additional costs, fear not, there are plenty of alternatives you can explore.
Mashable’s Veena Bissram outlined “6 Great Alternatives to Netflix,” providing hope to the thousands of Netflix customers exploring other options for online video streaming services. Sure, we’ve come a long way since brick-and-mortar Blockbusters, complete with pricey late fees and out-of-stock titles, but we weren’t aware of many other than Netflix; until now. If you’ve already unsubscribed to Netflix or plan to in the near future, here are some great options:
- Amazon Prime Instant Video: Instant streaming of unlimited, commercial-free movies and TV shows at no additional cost with a paid annual Amazon Prime membership. Enjoy fast shipping and more.. $79 per year with an Amazone Prime membership.
- Blockbuster On Demand: Buy a movie or TV show and watch it as many times as you want. Rent one and you’ve got 30 days to begin watching it, and 24 hours to finish it. Purchase and rentals start at just $1.99 with no monthly fees.
- Hulu: Watch FREE online TV shows, movies and clips from over 260 popular companies, like NBC, MTV and more.
- iTunes: Rent or purchase from iTunes’ thousands of selections. You get 30 days to watch a rental and 24 hours to finish once you start. $0.99 for TV show rentals; $2.99 and up for movies.
- VUDU: Choose from thousands of TV and movies titles, including HD and 1080p True Digital for an authentic movie theater experience. Rent a movie for $2 for two nights. HD rentals are around $4.99 and $5.99 for HDX. No monthly/subscription fees.
- Sony Entertainment Network: Sony movies, games and music are available. Choose from a number of TV channels and movies, as well as more than 10 million music tracks. Prices vary.
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