Sprint bundles Hulu access with top unlimited plans

16 November, 2017, 02:10 | Author: Regina Lloyd
  • Sprint bundles Hulu access with top unlimited plans

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.

Recommended:

  • Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flight

    Shuttle-like Dream Chaser spacecraft makes glide test flight

    The vehicle occupied the same hanger that Nasa used before for its Space Shuttle Enterprise in the late 1970s. Dream Chaser is a lifting body whose design builds on work NASA did through the HL-20 program decades ago.
    Keurig users are smashing their coffee makers in support of Fox News

    Keurig users are smashing their coffee makers in support of Fox News

    Fox News swiftly ended its association with O'Reilly three weeks after the sexual harassment claims against him were revealed. More than 30 million Keurig coffee machines were sold between 2012-2015 alone, according to company financial statements.
    Matthew Stafford throws 3 TD passes as Lions beat Browns

    Matthew Stafford throws 3 TD passes as Lions beat Browns

    The Browns had a second-and-10 when Kizer flared a pass to tight end Seth DeValve in the right flat for a nine-yard gain. The first half ended with the Browns running out of time at the Lions' 2-yard line and Detroit still in control 17-10.
  • Voting breakdown for Rugby World Cup 2023 is very humbling

    Voting breakdown for Rugby World Cup 2023 is very humbling

    For if South Africa's 38-3 hammering by Ireland at the weekend was not painful enough, this loss felt even more dispiriting. We wish them every success as they turn their attention to delivering an outstanding tournament.
    Half of U.S.  adults have high blood pressure in new rules

    Half of U.S. adults have high blood pressure in new rules

    High blood pressure sometimes is called the silent killer because it contributes to cardiovascular disease with no symptoms. The changes were announced at the American Heart Association's 2017 Scientific Sessions conference in Anaheim, California.

    Sessions raises prospect of special counsel on GOP concerns

    Page has said that the interaction was brief and forgettable and that his trip was unconnected to his campaign work. Gordon, recalled that Sessions quickly "shut him down and said, 'We're not going to do that'".
  • California shootings at multiple sites kill 5, injure kids at school

    Sheriff Johnston said that a number of students have been airlifted out and that the uninjured students are now safe. A person with the username Javier Figueroa tweeted that the shooting had taken place at his brother's school.
    President Trump wrapping up Asia trip in Philippines

    President Trump wrapping up Asia trip in Philippines

    Eyes will be on whether Trump does the fist pump, having told Duterte in April he was doing a "great job" in his drug war. Modi says relations between the USA and India are "growing very rapidly" and "getting deeper and more comprehensive".

    TIMEOUT: Should the NFL Extend Roger Goodell's Contract?

    Some fans have said protests are disrespectful to the American flag and to the military, and have boycotted the NFL. Kraft of the Patriots, John Mara of the Giants, Bob McNair of the Texans and Art Rooney of the Steelers.
  • Armenian PM extends condolences to First Vice-President of Iran on devastating natural disaster

    Armenian PM extends condolences to First Vice-President of Iran on devastating natural disaster

    He says he appreciates foreign countries for expressing sympathy with victims of Sunday's temblor, which measured magnitude 7.3. After initially pinning the quake's epicentre inside Iraq, the USGS then placed it across the border in Iran on Monday morning.
    ABC President: Conor McGregor Assaulted Referee, Jeopardized Fighters' Health

    ABC President: Conor McGregor Assaulted Referee, Jeopardized Fighters' Health

    It's likely that McGregor will face some sort of punishment from the athletic commission, but it is unclear what that will be. Conor McGregor who was a spectator at the time, disrupted the event by scaling the cage prior to the conclusion of the bout".
    Disneyland shuts down water cooling towers after cases of Legionnaires' disease

    Disneyland shuts down water cooling towers after cases of Legionnaires' disease

    The two cooling towers are located in a backstage area behind the New Orleans Square train station area of the theme park. Nine of those people had visited Disneyland in September before they developed the illness.


Popular

UCLA players apologize for shoplifting in China, thank Trump
Ball, Hill and Riley were released on bail last week, after getting arrested over allegations of shoplifting, NPR reported . Since the matter did not occur on the court, it would be up to UCLA whether the players will be punished, Scott said.

New earth-like planet found 11 light years from our solar system
While this world is 1.3 x Earth's mass, it wouldn't feel like Earth - it has a dim, red sun and a year that lasts about 10 days. When Méndez's team looked at the results, they saw something peculiar: some odd , semi-repeating signals coming from Ross 128.

Qualcomm Rejects Broadcom's Buyout Proposal
Its own board similarly thinks that the offer undervalues the company and NXPs shares were trading above Qualcomms offer. The sources said Broadcom was preparing to submit a slate of directors by Qualcomm's December 8 nomination deadline.

Rasgulla war won by West Bengal; gets official GI tag
West Bengal was involved in a lengthy battle with Odisha, which too had claimed Rasogolla as its invention. Now the day of celebration for West Bengal is here after the win over rosogolla origin.

North Korean defector was shot six times by border troops: UNC
Seo said the North Korean soldier appears to have been shot in five places, adding that he had his first operation on Monday. In September the North carried out its sixth and largest nuclear test, of what it described as a hydrogen bomb.

Roy Moore New Accuser Hires Gloria Allred
Alabama will hold a special election on December 12 to fill the Senate seat vacated by Attorney General Jeff Sessions . She said he squeezed her neck while trying to push her head toward his crotch and that he tried to pull her shirt off.

Republic of Ireland manager Martin O'Neill sends support to Liam Miller
John Hartson , who played alongside Miller at Celtic, tweeted: "My thoughts are with Liam miller and his family this morning". Speaking at a press conference ahead of his side's World Cup playoff against Denmark, O'Neill expressed his shock.

Oops! Hours before arrival, Trump misspells 'Philippines'
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said Friday he can envision the USA and North Korea agreeing to hold talks at some point as a precursor to formal negotiations.

Tennessee finally acknowledges the inevitable, firing football coach Butch Jones
Jones had three years remaining on his contract, which owed him $4.1 million annually through the 2020 season. He will surely land elsewhere, having had success in previous stops at Central Michigan and Cincinnati.

Jubilation in Morocco after National Team Qualifies to World CUP
Tunisia and Morocco have completed the roster of teams that would represent Africa at the Russian Federation 2018 World Cup. Tunisia finished on 14 points in Group A of the African preliminaries , one ahead of the Democratic Republic of Congo.