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Apple TV Plus free trial

Another streaming service with dozens of excellent shows and movies is Apple TV Plus. Unlike other streaming services in the UK, Apple TV Plus only offers original programming, which explains the fewer titles available. Somehow that can also be beneficial as having too many options makes it hard to choose. And since Apple prides in its top quality productions, you’ll only be given excellent choices. For new customers in the UK, you can even try Apple TV Plus, free for the first 7 days.

What’s in this Guide?

What is Apple TV Plus?

Apple TV Plus is Apple’s own streaming service, offering premium original shows and movies for a monthly subscription. It launched in 2019 via the Apple TV app with the goal of producing excellent programming to offer the same quality provided by companies like HBO. Apple TV Plus started with only a couple of shows and movies in the beginning. Called Apple Originals, some of its early releases were The Morning Show starring Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, and Steve Carell, See starring Jason Momoa, and the sci-fi series For All Mankind starring Joel Kinnaman.

What is the Apple TV Plus free trial?

Apple offers a 7-day free trial to new customers. During launch, those who have purchased eligible Apple devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Apple TV, or Mac) were also given a free subscription for a year. Presently, Apple TV+ offers a three-month free trial when you buy a new Apple device and redeem the offer within 90 days.

Apple TV Plus pricing

In the UK, a monthly subscription of Apple TV Plus costs £4.99, after the free seven day trial. There’s only one tier plan available and this subscription allows users to stream on up to 6 devices simultaneously. Though it’s not advertised, there’s also the option to sign up for an annual plan, which costs £49.99 a year and gives you savings of £9.84.

Apple TV Plus Plan

  • New customers: 7-day free trial
  • 3 mos free when you buy an eligible Apple device
  • Monthly
  • No Lock-in Contract
  • 4K HDR included
  • Up to 6 simultaneous streams
  • $4.99/mth
Min Cost - £4.99 over 1 month

What can I watch on Apple TV Plus?

Apple has added several new shows and movies since its 2019 launch. This year alone sees the releases of original programmes like Suspicion, Severance, WeCrashed, Slow Horses, and Shining Girls, among others. There’s a lot more original programming in the works and involving big names in entertainment with the likes of Steven Spielberg and Damien Chazelle. For new releases, you can check what’s on Apple TV Plus here.

Apple TV Plus features

All Apple Originals

Top-tier original programming

Apple TV Plus features grand productions of every original content, as well as collaborating with some of the biggest names in entertainment. During launch, Apple TV Plus was introduced with talents like Jennifer Aniston, Oprah Winfrey, Steven Spielberg, and Jason Momoa strengthening the streaming service’s content offerings. CODA, an Apple Original movie, also won the Best Picture Award at this year’s Oscars. You can access Apple Originals today using free trials.

Apple TV Plus

Choose between monthly or yearly plan

Apple is not advertising its annual plan but this option is very much available. The monthly plan costs £4.99 while the annual one is priced £49.99, which works out at only £4.17 per month. This amounts to £9.84 savings. Even better, you can make use of the Family Sharing Group, allowing you to share your subscription to up to 5 other people.

Enjoy 4K, HDR, Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos sound

Enjoy 4K, HDR, Dolby Vision and Dolby Atmos sound

Apple TV Plus offers original programming, which you can experience in the best of quality. You can also watch across all of your streaming screens and continue on any device. While Netflix offers 4K streaming on selected titles with its Premium plan, Apple TV Plus’ single-tier plan includes this capability by default.

Apple TV Plus compatible devices list

You can watch Apple TV Plus via the Apple TV app, which is available by default on iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, and Apple TV. You can also access the app on other devices, including Amazon Fire TV, Android TVs and streaming devices, LG, Samsung, Sony and Panasonic smart TVs, and PlayStation 4 and 5. For your convenience, you can access your Apple TV Plus subscription on any device that’s signed in to the Apple TV app using your Apple ID.

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