Disney finally announced that Disney+ will be released in the Philippines, meaning the price, availability, and other info were released. This comes after our previous report of Disney hiring for new positions regarding the streaming service’s upcoming launch in the Philippines.
With Disney finally releasing its streaming service here, Pinoy Marvel and Star Wars fans can finally enjoy watching the new movies and shows officially.
So, if you’re excited about Disney+ coming to the country, here’s everything you need to know!
When Will Disney+ Be Available in the Philippines?
For starters, Disney+ will launch in the PH on November 17, 2022. When the platform is released, Filipino viewers can watch a wide range of content, complete with two tiers of pricing for extra flexibility.
Upon release, each account will be able to have up to 7 personal profiles. There will also be parental control so that parents can limit access to their kids’ profiles. There will also be a range of accessibility features, including closed captioning and descriptive audio.
Disney+ Price in the Philippines
In the Philippines, Disney+ is available in two price plans:
- Mobile Plan – PHP 159 per month or PHP 1,150 per year
- Premium Plan – PHP 369 per month or PHP 2,950 per year
The mobile plan comes with access to one screen and it’s only for phones and tablets. Video quality is also limited to HD (720p).
Meanwhile, the premium plan comes with access to four screens, with compatible laptops including phones, tablets, laptops, and TVs. Quality also goes up to 4K Ultra HD (2160p).
Disney+ supports the following devices:
- Web browsers – Chrome, Edge, Firefox, Safari (recommend using the most recent available browser version for the best experience)
- Mobiles and tablets – Android phones and tablets, Apple iPhones, iPads, and iPod touch
- Smart TV – LG TV, Panasonic TV (4K models with my Home Screen OS with product prefixes EZ, EX, FZ, FX, GZ, GX, HZ, HX, JZ, JX), Samsung (Tizen models from 2017 and newer)
- Connected TV – Google TV and other Android TV OS, Apple TV 4K and Apple TV HD, Chromecast
What Movies and Shows Will be Available?
As for the movies and shows that will be available, they include:
- Disney+ Originals from Marvel Studios and Lucasfilm
- Korean Content, including Mouth, Snowdrop, BTS: PERMISSION TO DANCE ON STAGE – LA, IN THE SOOP : Friendcation, Soundtrack #1 and Doctor Lawyer.
- Marvel Studios Films
- All 12 Star Wars movies
- Classic Walt Disney Animation Studios’ movies
- Disney and Pixar animated films
- National Geographic Documentaries
- Star content selection including Grey’s Anatomy, Dopesick, NCIS, and more
- Select Fox movies and shows, including X-Men, Predator, Night at the Museum, Family Guy, The Simpsons, and more.
- Premium live events and VODs from the WWE
For more information, visit the official Disney+ website.