This pandemic is very far from getting over, and as the consumption of the OTT channels is at an all-time high, there is a piece of good news for all the Apple TV users out there. We would like to inform you that the tech giant has extended the duration of the free trial membership of Apple TV+ till the end of the month of January of the year 2021 for the users whose free trials were going to end on November 1, 2020.
The free trial for Apple TV Plus came along with the purchase of a brand new product from the tech giant last year and was all set to expire in the month of November of this year. Now, you would be glad to know that the subscription has extended till the month of February of next year.
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It has been reported by TechCrunch that the yearly subscription extension applies to the people who subscribed to the services of Apple TV Plus before January 31 of this year. Further, the monthly users whose subscription to the service starts before November 1, 2020, will also be given a credit amount of $4.99, which is roughly equal to RS 365 for November, December, and January 2021. The users will be notified when they receive their credit through emails.
All the users who did not buy any of the devices of Apple and subscribed to Apple TV Plus in the time that is mentioned above will also be getting a 3-month extension of the free membership to the service, after which, the users will be charged. The users will still be getting a year of free subscription to Apple TV Plus if they purchase a new Apple device. This service is made available to the users on the Apple TV app on the iPhone, iPod Touch, Apple TV, Mac, and on tv.apple.com.
By the month of February 2020, Apple TV Plus had more than 10 million subscribers as per a report by Bloomberg. However, only half of those subscribers make use of the service. It is not clear how many of the paid subscribers and how many were using the service as a part of the free plan. Apple TV Plus has a total of 114 nominations for the Apple Originals with 35 wins.
Apple also launched its new subscription bundle at the Apple Time Flies event last month.