Sprint bundles Hulu access with top unlimited plans

16 November, 2017, 02:10 | Author: Regina Lloyd
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Now, it looks like Sprint is taking a page from team Magenta's book because it will start offering free Hulu for its customers starting on November 17. After a potential merger between T-Mobile and Sprint fell apart, Sprint is answering that move with a new partnership with Hulu to make the streaming service available to Sprint Unlimited Freedom customers. For a limited time, the carrier is also throwing in an extra line for free. However, you do get full access to Hulu's expansive streaming library, including Hulu Originals like The Handmaid's Tale.

The offer launches Friday, online only until December 8.

We know people will love watching TV on their mobile devices, so we're making it easier than ever for Sprint customers to enjoy their favorite shows and movies on Hulu. Hulu's benefits are more financial, since the service, according to TechCrunch, gets a piece of the revenue that Sprint gets from subscribers each month. "We're excited to provide Sprint customers the best in entertainment through our unique partnership with Hulu". As for Sprint's Unlimited Freedom plan, it's listed at $25/month for the first four lines, with a fifth line being free.




Sprint's current unlimited plan, dubbed "Unlimited Freedom", costs $60 per month for one line or $100 per month for up to five lines for new subscribers until January 31, 2019.

The agreement with Hulu gives Sprint an additional perk to offer subscribers as it plots a future as a standalone company. The wireless carrier now is running a promo offering unlimited talk, text and data for $25 per month per line, with the fifth line free when you add five lines, with the special pricing applicable through January 2019. The plan includes unlimited data, talk and text, as well as 10GB of hotspot data per line and HD streaming video.

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