Popular online streaming service Hotstar has logged in with its largest ever reached in a single day. It is no surprise that this day was the one featuring the ICC Cricket World Cup match India vs Pakistan. Hotstar, which has the exclusive digital streaming rights for the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 and the Hotstar Hits 100 Million users in the day, with the highest concurrency of 15.6 million, which is the highest ever in the cricket match. In fact, Hotstar says that 66 percent of the 100 Million users came in from towns beyond the big metro cities.
Commenting on Hotstar Hits 100 Million Users During The India Vs Pakistan Cricket World Cup Match 2019, The Chief Product Officer Hotstar.com Varun Narang says in an official statement. “We are delighted to have been able to deliver an uninterrupted cricket match-watching experience to such a large audience at once. Having achieved the single day platform reach of 100 million demonstrates the indisputable technology prowess that the Hotstar brings to OTT industry. This remarkable achievement has helped us set a new viewership benchmark,” (Download Hotstar Premium Shows)
Hotstar is streaming all matches of the ICC Cricket World Cup in 6 languages – English, Hindi, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu, and Kannada. The Digital streaming service is available on Android, iOS, Android TV, Amazon Fire TV, Apple TV, Samsung Smart TV, and the web. Hotstar is offering the Premium and VIP subscription packages in India, apart from the free tier that allows access to certain content.