Download Hotstar For PC, here I share the complete process to download and install this app on our windows or mac computers or laptops.
|Updated||4 May 2021|
|Requirements||Windows 7, 8, or 10|
This app was developed and launched by Novi Digital back in Feb 2015 with the name Hotstar.
And in April 2020 this app is rebranded as Disney+ Hotstar. And added Disney+ content to their platform.
To download Hotstar for pc, we have to use an android emulator or we can use the web version of this app.
This is one of the best video streaming app and the only app which provides Live IPL in India.
Currently, this app has 500 Million+ downloads and rated 3.9 stars on the google play store by millions of people.
In the Hotstar app, you can watch movies, tv shows, web series, and much other entertainment stuff.
Also, the Hotstar pc app proceeds you Live Cricket including IPL, news, and some Live TV Channels.
There are some exclusive web series like ARYA, SPECIAL OPS, HOSTAGES, CRIMINAL JUSTICE, etc are available on this platform.
Now all content in this app is not available for free. For some premium content, you have to buy a subscription of this app.
Currently, there are two plans on Hotstar pc and mobile one is VIP and another one is premium.
VIP Plan cost you Rs. 399/Year and Premium plan cost you Rs. 1499/Year. There is also a monthly option available for the premium plan which costs you Rs. 299/Month.
I recommend you to go with the VIP plan because it provides you value for money.
Here I shared a total of two methods to download Hotstar For PC and you can choose any of them.
Please follow the step-by-step installation process to download this app with the first method.
Hotstar App Download For PC → Method 1
Now to install this entertainment app on our pc we need to use the android emulator because there is no official version available on windows or mac store.
Follow the step-by-step process to install Hotstar on our windows computer or laptop.
- First, we need an android emulator, you can use any of your choices but here I am gonna use bluestacks.
- Download the emulator from the official website, install it on your pc and complete the Google sign-in process.
- Next, open the play store app and search for the Hotstar app on pc and select the official app.
- Click on the install button and it will automatically start installing this entertainment app on your emulator.
- Once the app is installed you can see the Hotstar icon on your desktop, click on it to start the app.
- The app screen will look like the screenshot below but it can be different if you are using a different version.
This was a complete installation of the Hotstar app on our pc and now you can watch IPL on your windows or mac as well.
Make sure you have a VIP or Premium account to get access to premium content on this app.
Here I have covered some frequently asked questions which may help you to download or use Hotstar on your pc.
Is Hotstar a free app?
Ans. In this app, you will get access to few contents for free, and for premium content, you have to buy VIP or Premium plans.
Is Hotstar app available for PC?
Ans. There is no official app available on windows or mac store, but you can either use the web version of this app or use the app with an android emulator.
How do I download Disney Hotstar?
Ans. If you are an android user then you can simply download this app from the Google Play Store and if you are an iOS user then download it from App Store.
How do I download Disney Hotstar on PC?
Ans. First, install the android emulator on your pc and then install this app on the android emulator.
Can I play Hotstar on Smart TV?
Ans. Yes definitely now almost every smart tv is coming with the Hotstar and other entertainment apps.
So these are some questions on how to use Hotstar on pc or on smart tv and I hope you like them.
Now let’s use the second method to download this app on our windows or mac machine.
Install Hotstar on PC (Windows 10) → Method 2
It may be possible that you get an error while downloading the Hotstar app from the play store.
So here in this method, we are gonna use the apk file of this entertainment app and install it on the emulator.
- The first step is download, install and open the android emulator and complete all other steps.
- Here you can skip the google sign-in process because we are gonna use the Hotstar apk file to install the app.
- Next get an apk file, drag and drop the file on the android emulator to start the installation.
- It will start the Hotstar installation on pc as we install the app on our android devices.
- Once it is installed you can use this entertainment app on pc as we discussed in our previous method.
This was the second method to download this app now there is one drawback of this method.
Sometimes you may not get the latest version if you are not using the latest apk file so always download and use the latest apk file.
Hotstar PC App Features
Before you download and use this app do check our below features to get more ideas about this entertainment app.
- In this app, you can watch many movies, tv shows, and other entertainment stuff for free.
- The subscription cost of a Hotstar pc or mobile plan starts at Rs. 399/Year so you can afford it very easily.
- Also if you have a Jio sim card then there is one recharge plan available that provides you this app subscription for free.
- You can enjoy web series like Roar of the Lion City of Dreams, Hostages, Criminal Justice, and The Office on this app.
- To use a Hotstar app on a PC is very easy with the web version, you can directly visit the website and start using it.
- Also, this is the only app currently available in the market which provides live streaming of cricket including IPL.
So these are some of the best features of this app and I hope you liked it. If I missed any important feature then please let me know.
This is the complete process to Download Hotstar For PC, and we also cover some features and faqs.
If you get any errors during the installation then let me know in the comment box, I will help you to solve them.