The coronavirus pandemic has ensured none of us are going out, particularly to not theaters to look at films. But whereas we social distance away from one another, streaming platforms like Hulu have discovered an modern strategy to make us expertise films and TV exhibits collectively. If you’re a Hulu subscriber, now you can host Watch Parties together with your family and friends. It’s a brand new characteristic that’ll mean you can watch your favourite Hulu content material together with your family members remotely, with out having to depart the consolation of your individual house.
Since Hulu Watch Party has simply rolled out, it’s not obtainable to each subscriber proper now. Here’s every part it’s good to know in regards to the new characteristic and tips on how to use it.
What is Hulu Watch Party?
Hulu Watch Party is at the moment a take a look at characteristic that enables eligible Hulu members to synchronize video playback amongst a most of eight folks. Participants in a Watch Party also can chat with one another in regards to the titles that they’re watching collectively. This is an effective way of having fun with films and TV exhibits together with your family members remotely, and on the similar time, sustaining the a lot wanted social distance in an effort to stay secure.
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Currently, solely Hulu (no adverts) and Hulu (no adverts) + Live TV subscribers can host or be a part of a Hulu Watch Party. The month-to-month Hulu plan with no adverts prices $11.99, whereas the one with no adverts and reside TV is priced at $60.99. The $5.99/month or $54.99/month plans with adverts will not be eligible for Hulu Watch Party.
If you’re not but a Hulu subscriber, you will get onto the streaming service by clicking the button under.
Get a Hulu membership
If you’re already signed up for Hulu, you too can have a Watch Party with everybody else who shares your account. The solely exception is that accounts and profiles for customers beneath 18 years of age won’t be able to begin or take part in a Watch Party.
How to make use of Hulu Watch Party?
A Hulu Watch Party may be initiated or joined solely by means of supported internet browsers for now. These embrace Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Mozilla Firefox, and Safari. You can watch 1000’s of titles from Hulu’s streaming library with Watch Party, however to test eligible title’s you’ll must look out for the round Watch Party icon subsequent to the identify of the title. Live TV and premium add-on content material will not be obtainable for Hulu Watch Party proper now.
Here are the steps it’s good to observe to begin a Hulu Watch Party:
- Visit Hulu.com on a supported internet browser
- Find a title obtainable with Watch Party — search for the group Hulu Watch Party icon subsequent to a video
- Select the Watch Party icon on the Details web page
- Click Start Watching
- Once in playback, choose the chain icon to repeat the hyperlink to the Hulu Watch Party, then ship it to different individuals to allow them to be a part of you
If you’re becoming a member of a Watch Party as a substitute, all it’s good to do is open the hyperlink you obtained from the Hulu Watch Party host. Those becoming a member of from the identical account can have to take action by means of their particular person profiles.
Which different streaming companies have this characteristic?
This neighborhood streaming expertise shouldn’t be restricted to Hulu. You also can host related watch events on Netflix, HBO Go, HBO Now, and Amazon Prime Video. Check out this hyperlink to find out how you are able to do so.
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