Apple TV+ is no stranger to streaming, having launched in 2019. In fact, Apple TV+ has made quite a name for itself, nabbing Emmys and Oscars for its top original movies and TV shows. Its subscription numbers have grown steadily over the years, and it has established itself as a desirable streaming service in the Netflix and Amazon Prime Video of the world.
But one of the best things about the Apple TV+s is its relatively low price compared to more expensive options like Netflix and Hulu. How much is Apple TV+, and how can you save even more on your subscription cost? Read on to find out.
How much is Apple TV+?
Apple TV+ now costs $10 per month, following a recent price increase through October 2023. You can also choose to pay $99 for a full year of service, which will save you 15%. However, customers who have purchased an Apple TV, iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, or Mac can get three months of Apple TV+ for free. So if you buy some new hardware now, you can use Apple TV+ at no cost. Plus, all subscribers are entitled to a seven-day free trial to sample the lineup of movies and shows.
Another way to save some money on an Apple TV+ subscription is to bundle it into an Apple One subscription. When you start an Apple One subscription, you’ll get one month of Apple TV+ and many other Apple services for free. Month-to-month, the $20 Apple One Individual plan bundles Apple TV+, Apple Music, Apple Arcade, and 50GB of iCloud storage. The $26 Family plan expands iCloud storage to 200GB and adds up to six users to an Apple Music subscription. There’s a $38 Premier plan on top of an Apple One subscription. This tier adds Apple News+, Apple Fitness+, and increases iCloud storage to 2TB.
How do you sign up for Apple TV+?
Signing up for Apple TV+ couldn’t be easier. You can register for Apple TV HD or Apple TV 4K from within the Apple TV app for iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch, or Mac. From there, follow all the various Apple TV+ prompts that will take you through the process, which will end with you confirming your desire to subscribe to the service and enrolling your Apple ID. You can also sign up by visiting tv.apple.com using Chrome, Firefox, or Safari.
It’s worth noting that if you’re not a fan of the service, you may want to cancel your subscription on the seventh day to stop it from automatically renewing into a monthly subscription. You won’t be billed for the first week when you sign up – for example, if you registered on February 1st, your first payment won’t be until February 8th. (To ensure you don’t miss a penny from your bank account, cancel by February 7.)
All new registrations are enrolled in a seven-day trial by default.
Eligible for three months of access? Here’s how to cash in:
- Turn on your new iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch, Apple TV 4K, Apple TV HD, or Mac and sign in with your new or existing Apple ID.
- Open the Apple TV app. Make sure your eligible device is running the latest version of iOS, iPadOS, tvOS, or macOS.
- The proposal should be submitted after launching the application. If not, scroll down apple tv+ Tab.
- Tap Enjoy 3 Months Free, You may be asked to enter your Apple ID password or confirm your billing information when the period expires.
What’s included in Apple TV+?
Apple TV+ is the home of Apple Originals, brand-new, ad-free movies and shows commissioned by curators from Apple HQ. All Apple Originals are available in 4K Ultra HD resolution with support for Dolby Vision HDR. Most titles also offer Dolby Atmos surround sound. Content can also be downloaded for offline viewing and with Family Sharing enabled, one subscription can be used to enjoy up to six streams simultaneously.
Where can you watch Apple TV+?
I mean, where can’t Do you watch Apple TV+? The service is available through the Apple TV application on all modern Apple hardware, including iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch devices running the latest operating systems, Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD, PCs and Macs running Chrome and Firefox. Safari, as well as the Sa range of smart TVs. It can also be accessed using both Roku OS and Fire TV OS (think: Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick 4K).