StarHub bundles broadband, entertainment and NetflixFriday, March 6th, 2020
#HelloChange: StarHub First to Offer Choice Bundle with Broadband, Entertainment and Netflix
- Enjoy the best of TV and streaming entertainment in one bundle, anytime, anywhere, on any device
SINGAPORE — Starting the decade off with a bang, Singapore’s best Pay TV service provider, StarHub, has teamed up with Netflix, the world’s leading streaming entertainment provider, to deliver the best of entertainment and superb connectivity. The HomeHub Plus bundle is a first in Singapore, featuring value-packed all-in-one broadband, TV entertainment and Netflix subscription, offering top-class entertainment at home and on the go.
Available from 6 March 2020, the HomeHub Plus bundle consists of superfast 1Gbps fibre broadband, one StarHub Entertainment Pass with up to 47 channels and a Standard Netflix subscription, which lets customers stream TV shows and movies from Netflix on two devices at the same time, in high definition. With the added flexibility to switch between Entertainment Passes, the HomeHub Plus delivers the best of both worlds in entertainment, at one price – full access to StarHub’s repertoire of over 150 unparalleled channels with over 90,000 hours of programmes, from exhilarating live sports, express Asian dramas, award-winning Hollywood blockbusters and world-class documentaries; and unlimited Netflix TV series, documentaries and films across a wide variety of genres and languages.
Entertainment is anywhere with StarHub, beyond the TV screens. Customers can stay tuned to their favourite sporting action and series during their daily commute, anytime on the go with the StarHub Go Streaming app, with subscription included in HomeHub Plus. To add the icing on the cake, StarHub Mobile postpaid customers will also be able to enjoy unlimited local data streaming on StarHub Go. Customers can also switch between StarHub Entertainment and Netflix with ease on the StarHub set-top box with the dedicated Netflix channel (Channel 525).
“Etched in our #HelloChange journey is the commitment to simplify and deliver best value to our customers. The new HomeHub Plus is the best of the best, all in one, for families with diverse entertainment needs,” said Johan Buse, Chief of Consumer Business Group, StarHub. “Customers can enjoy substantial cost savings and the convenience of a single subscription while relishing in the best of TV and streaming entertainment, whenever they like, wherever they like. Our customers cast a vote of confidence for us with the Best Pay TV Service Provider award at the recent HWM+HardwareZone.com Tech Awards 2020, this alliance between the two leading services, is our way of saying thank you and raising our customers’ experience to the next level.”
“With the HomeHub Plus bundle, we hope that more people in Singapore will be able to enjoy Netflix on the device of their choice: At home, from the StarHub set-top-box, using the dedicated channel (525). And on their phones and tablets on the go, letting you pick up on one device where you left off on another,” said Tony Zameczkowski, Vice President of Business Development, Netflix.
Pricing and packaging details
The HomeHub Plus bundle is available at $79.90 per month, with a 24-month contract and no hidden fees. The bundle comes with free service activation, installation and rental of the first set-top box. As a launch promotion, customers who sign up for the HomeHub Plus now will receive a free additional Entertainment Pass for two years and enjoy cost savings of over $300 per year – the result of hubbing together three stand-alone services.
All existing Netflix subscribers can also sign up for the HomeHub Plus, they can simply nominate their existing Netflix account to enjoy the attractive offer. Customers can also choose to upgrade to the Premium Netflix plan to enjoy simultaneous streaming on up to four screens, for just $4 more per month.