Factbox: How NBCUniversal’s Peacock streaming service seemingly stacks up in opposition to others


(Information) – Comcast Corp’s NBCUniversal will present particulars on its deliberate Peacock video streaming service on Thursday, taking over trade chief Netflix Inc and others within the extremely aggressive area.

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Right here is what to anticipate.


Price: The service can have advertisements and be free for U.S. Comcast clients. Throughout Thursday’s investor day presentation, the corporate will announce pricing for non-Comcast clients.

Unique programming: Dramas together with “Dr. Demise” and a reboot of “Battlestar Galactica.” Reboots of comedies “Saved by the Bell” and “Punky Brewster.” Unique movies and animated collection to be developed from Common Footage and DreamWorks Animation.

TV library: “The Workplace” (beginning in 2021); “Parks and Recreation,” “30 Rock,” “Frasier,” “Saturday Night time Dwell,” and “Cheers.”

Film library: “Bridesmaids,” “Brokeback Mountain,” “E.T. the Additional-Terrestrial,” “The Breakfast Membership.” Additionally movies from the “Bourne,” “Despicable Me” and “Quick & Livid” franchises.

Availability: April 2020


Price: Plans starting from $eight.99 here monthly to $15.99 monthly.

Bundles: Out there as a part of Comcast’s Xfinity here package deal in the US.

Reductions: Cellular plan in India for $three.54 here monthly

Unique programming: TV collection and movies comparable to “Home of Playing cards,” “Stranger Issues,” “13 Causes Why,” “Marriage Story,” “The Irishman.”

Tv library: “Seinfeld” (beginning in 2021), “The Workplace” (by way of 2020), “Breaking Unhealthy.”

Film library: “Metropolis of God,” “The Matrix,” “Trainspotting,” “Raiders of the Misplaced Ark.”

Availability: Globally besides help.netflix.com/en/node/14164 in China, North Korea, Crimea, and Syria.


Price: $6.99 https://preview.disneyplus.com monthly or $69.99 per yr.

Bundles: $13 here monthly bundle together with Disney+, ESPN+ and Hulu.

Unique programming: “The Mandalorian,” “Loki,” “Woman and the Tramp.”

Tv library: “Excessive Faculty Musical,” “Duck Tales,” “Star Wars Rebels,” “The Simpsons.”

Film library: “Bambi,” “Frozen,” “The Sound of Music,” “Avatar.”

Launched: November 2019

Apple TV+:

Price: $four.99 www.apple.com/apple-tv-plus monthly.

Reductions: Free one-year subscription with buy of latest iPhone, iPad, iPod contact, Mac or Apple TV system. Subscription in India www.apple.com/in/apple-tv-plus for 99 rupees ($1.40) monthly.

Unique programming: “The Morning Present,” “Dickinson,” “For All Mankind,” “Little Voice.”

No library past unique programming.

Launched: November 2019

HBO Max:

Price: $14.99 monthly

Reductions: Free at launch to HBO subscribers on AT&T distribution platforms and HBO Now direct-billed clients.

Unique programming: “Grease: Rydell Excessive” musical spinoff collection; 4 “Journey Time” collection; a “Gossip Woman” reboot; “Inexperienced Lantern.” Upcoming HBO collection “The Outsider” and “Recreation of Thrones” prequel “Home of the Dragon.”

Tv library: “Buddies,” “Physician Who,” “The Huge Bang Principle,” “South Park;” HBO collection together with “Recreation of Thrones”

Film library: DC Comics superhero motion pictures together with “The Darkish Knight” in addition to others like “Citizen Kane,” and “The Lord of the Rings” trilogy

Availability: Might 2020 in the US.

Amazon Prime Video:

Price: $12.99 monthly or $119 per yr by way of an Amazon Prime membership with free transport and different advantages. $eight.99 monthly for Prime Video solely.

Reductions: $6.49 here monthly for college kids

Unique programming: “The Grand Tour,” “Jack Ryan,” “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” “Disaster.”

Tv library: “Downton Abbey,” “Bones,” “Mr. Robotic.”

Film library: “You’ve Bought Mail” and “The Silence of the Lambs.”

Availability: Greater than 200 here nations.


Price: $5.99 here monthly or $11.99 monthly with out ads.

Bundles: Could be bundled with Hulu’s reside TV service.

Unique programming: “The Handmaid’s Story”, “Veronica Mars,” “The Mindy Mission” and “Marvel’s Runaways.”

Tv: Subsequent-day TV episodes from networks together with NBC, ABC, FOX and FX for reveals together with “That is Us” and “Household Man.”

Tv library: “The Good Physician, “ER,” “Misplaced,” “Golden Women,” “Full Home” and “Household Issues.”

Film library: Titles together with “Mission Inconceivable: Fallout,” the “Transformers” collection and “A Quiet Place.”

Availability: The US and Japan

CBS All Entry:

Price: $5.99 here monthly, or $9.99 monthly with out commercials.

Reductions: 15 % low cost monthly with an annual plan.

Unique programming: “Star Trek: Discovery,” “Star Trek: Picard,” animated “Star Trek: Decrease Decks,” “The Good Battle,” “The Twilight Zone.”

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Tv library: “Huge Brother,” “NCIS,” and “The Brady Bunch.”

Film library: “4 Weddings and a Funeral,” “Ghost,” the “Rocky” collection.

Availability: United States

Reporting by Neha Malara and Ambhini Aishwarya in Bengaluru, Lisa Richwine in Los Angeles and Helen Coster in New York; Modifying by Matthew Lewis