New Streaming platform
November 17, 2022
Paramount+ is a proprietary streaming service launched on March 4, 2021, and operated by Paramount Streaming, a subsidiary of Paramount Global. Featuring original content, reruns on CBS broadcast properties, and content from the ViacomCBS library, available languages include English, Spanish, Portuguese, Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, and Swedish.
Premieres on Paramount’s new platform
Major releases will be hosted by premieres such as The Father, the drama starring Anthony Hopkins; The Outpost, starring Orlando Bloom, the seventh installment of Mission Impossible, Top Gun: Maverick starring Tom Cruise and A Quiet Place 2 and The Fanatic, starring John Travolta, in addition to its catalog of 2,500 classic films and series, including classic blockbuster franchises such as Mission Impossible and The Godfather. On the series side, highlights include Black Monday, City on a Hill, Your Honor, The Good Lord Bird, The Comey Rule, Escape at Dannemora, Dexter, Ray Donovan, The Affair, Killing Eve, and The Handmaid’s Tale.
For now, Paramount is prioritizing 45-day theatrical releases for productions, but other productions, such as Paranormal Activity, Pet Sematary, and The In-Between, will go straight to production garbage cans. With animated titles featuring the adventures of a family and famous characters such as Rugrats, SpongeBob SquarePants, and Dora the Explorer.
How do I view Paramount Plus and the devices?
Paramount Plus is available on a variety of devices with various definitions. The Paramount+ app can be downloaded on the following devices:
Amazon Fire TV, Xiaomi TV Box, Apple TV, Google Chromecast, Roku, Philips Hue Sync, Nvidia Shield TV, LG, Samsung, and other TV brands.
Chrome OS, MacOS, Windows PCs, or anyone with a browser called Chrome or Firefox.
Cell phones and tablets with the latest version of Android or iOS operating system for the new app.
PS4, PS5, Xbox One, Xbox Series X, Xbox Series S.
How do I sign up for Paramount Plus?
All you need is an email address and password to register for Paramount+. If you are a new customer, the process is as follows:
- Go to the Paramount Plus website.
- Click on the section that says ”Subscribe now”. You will get another page where the benefits of signing up are mentioned.
- Enter your full name and email address and create a secure password for your account.
- Now you will have to enter a payment method so that your monthly payment can be charged, 7 days after registration. Now you can only pay by credit or with a debit card, and you will be charged every 30 days or every 365 days in the case of the annual plan.
- Once the card is accepted, you will start your 7 days trial and you will be able to see all the current contents.
And what is the price to access the entertainment available on Paramount Plus?
In the case of Colombia, it is 13,900 pesos per month for 3 screens, a lower cost option compared to Disney Plus at 23,900 pesos per month when configuring 4 simultaneous screens and 7 profiles. It does not include paid premier access for exclusive premieres of platforms such as Mulan, Raya, and The Last Dragon. Similarly, the price is much cheaper than Netflix: 16,900 pesos y Amazon Prime Video is priced at 14,900 per month and includes a license to activate the service on 3 devices with the quality of your choice up to 4K.