Like Netflix and similar services from Amazon and Hulu, Apple has been doling out billions of dollars for original programs featuring stars such as Oprah Winfrey, Jennifer Aniston and Reese Witherspoon. Clients can anticipate the platform to be accessible in 100 global locations and shall be accessible by the Apple TV app. Apple introduced that subscribers will get one of many streaming service without spending a dime whenever you purchase a Mac, iPhone, or iPad.
According to Tim Cook, anyone purchasing an Apple device - whether it's an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac or Apple TV - will get a year's worth of free Apple TV+ access. Unlike a video streaming service, games can be downloaded and played offline - on the Apple-made iPhone, iPad, Mac and Apple TV. Out of the gate, Apple TV+ subscribers will be able to share their account with up to six family members.
At the iPhone launch event, Apple took the time to show off some exclusive titles which would be available on Apple Arcade.
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Starring Jason Momoa, Alfre Woodard, Sylvia Hoeks and others, the series is set in a future when all the humans have lost the ability to see and thus the civlisation has had to find new methods to interact, to build, to hunt and to survive.
Other streaming platforms have spent years preparing for the inevitable entry of Apple and Disney into the streaming marketplace.
Additional series are set to be added each month, including Servant, Truth Be Told, Little America, The Banker and Hala. But it will also have a lot less content at launch, even with all its new shows (you can see a list of what's been announced here).
The company delivered strong growth from digital content and services that include its Apple Pay and Apple Music, along with wearables and accessories like the Apple Watch and Air Pods.
The service is launching in more than 100 countries at once. Apple TV+ was first announced on March 25 earlier this year.