Hotstar is basically a provider of online videos which provides daily TV shows, latest movies, world cup videos, cricket highlights and the watch live sports with free of cost, etc. It also has to save offline feature in which we can save live videos or movies which make it as convenient as YouTube, Netflix etc. Nowadays many of them are using the hotstar app to watch all channels of Star Network. In this services of Hotstar, it offering all the stuff which includes Video streaming is a form of entertainment that can be used to relax and enjoy with friends.
It is owned by a company named as Novi Digital entertainment private limited, which is formally or basically known as Indya Interactive service private limited (Star India). It is available free for users. Hotstar is available in different types of languages such as Hindi, English, Tamil, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Bengali, etc. Its headquarters is situated in Mumbai, Maharastra. Hotstar provides their services only across India.
Watch 3rd Test IND vs SA Live Cricket Streaming on Hotstar.com:
>> Match: IND vs SA, 3rd Test
>> Match Date: Sunday, January 24th – 28th, 2018
>> Time: 1.30 PM IST
>> Venue: New Wanderers Stadium, Johannesburg.
>> Toss: –
>> Umpires: Michael Gough, Richard Kettleborough
>> Third Umpire: Paul Reiffel
>> Match Referee: Chris Broad
South Africa Squad:
Dean Elgar, Aiden Markram, Hashim Amla, AB de Villiers, Faf du Plessis (c), Quinton de Kock (wk), Vernon Philander, Keshav Maharaj, Lungisani Ngidi, Kagiso Rabada, and Morne Morkel.
Shikhar Dhawan, Murali Vijay, Cheteshwar Pujara, Virat Kohli (c), Rahane, Dinesh Karthik (wk), Hardik Pandya, Ravichandran Ashwin, Mohammed Shami, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, and Jasprit Bumrah.
IND VS SA Live Scoreboard:
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India Tour of South Africa Schedule:
India Vs South Africa Teams:
India Test Squad: Virat Kohli(c), Murali Vijay, Shikhar Dhawan, Lokesh Rahul, Cheteshwar Pujara, Ajinkya Rahane, Rohit Sharma, Hardik Pandya, Wriddhiman Saha, Ravichandran Ashwin, Ravindra Jadeja, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Mohammed Shami, Ishant Sharma, Umesh Yadav, Parthiv Patel, Jasprit Bumrah.
India ODI Squad: Virat Kohli(c), Rohit Sharma, Shikhar Dhawan, Ajinkya Rahane, Shreyas Iyer, Manish Pandey, Kedar Jadhav, Dinesh Karthik, MS Dhoni, Hardik Pandya, Axar Patel, Kuldeep Yadav, Yuzvendra Chahal, Bhuvneshwar Kumar, Jasprit Bumrah, Mohammed Shami, Shardul Thakur.
South Africa squad – 1st Test: Faf du Plessis(c), Hashim Amla, Temba Bavuma, Quinton de Kock, Theunis de Bruyn, AB de Villiers, Dean Elgar, Keshav Maharaj, Aiden Markram, Morne Morkel, Chris Morris, Andile Phehlukwayo, Vernon Philander, Kagiso Rabada, Dale Steyn
Watch Live Cricket on Hotstar.com:
This Hotstar App will entertain us and offers many features which are in small size. All the T20 and One Day cricket matches will be broadcast live on Star Sports TV channels. You can also watch all the India matches and all the matches from the state of the broadcaster, Doordarshan. If you don’t have Television then you can watch online via Star Sports or any Star Sports applications like hotstar.
History of Hotstar:
Initially, Hotstar is not available as an application for smartphones, we can use Hotstar through device/s internet browser’s only.
Star India officially introduce Hotstar in February 2015 cricket world cup. By using this strategy Hotstar becomes the favorite App of Indian people. Initially, the intention of Hotstar is to serve or provide mobile Apps which support streaming of cricket world cup live which provide user’s to watch live streaming ON – THE – GO.
Hotstar offering around 35,000 hour’s of videos which spread across 8 different languages from the amusement, such amusement are the movie, channels of sports, etc.
Latterly/Recently Varun Narang appointed by Star India, who was former executive of us online video service situated at Hulu to lead the Products and Technology Division at Hotstar. Hotstar also hired Shidharth Jain of IROCK Productions as the creative director for the originality of content, As I am quite difficult to develop original content.
The design of Hotstar:
The design of Hotstar App is very excellent. Its design gives it an attractive look. It is very easy to use and runs smoothly on every device. It supports and runs smoothly on every latest cell phones. You can search for your favorite shows and videos. It has a large collection of all best videos. You can find every video of any shows in this App. This App has a great user interface design. There are search tab, collection tab. You can also make a playlist of your favorites in it. It has a separate tab for TV shows, Movies, Sports. If you need for any search of its content, then its first searching ability helps user significantly. You can also able to choose your favorite channel. It has a collection of some popular channel as All-Star channel, HBO, Life OK, Maa, Channel V , etc. Totally it is a great App with many beautiful corners.
Hotstar App Features:
- The plan of Hotstar application is not that much OVER – THE – TOP for live T.V streaming.
- Its smoothness to layout is visually pleasing and confirms us that we have a commodious time selecting to play video.
- As per its bandwidth demand is implicated, it is working very well on LAN, wifi networks, also it works decent enough on 3G as well as 2G which is a surprise to listen.
- One of the important features of Hotstar is that one can download videos by using Hotstar, which helps them to watch videos offline.
- Hotstar application backup streaming of regional language T.V shows across India.
- By using Hotstar, one can watch the live telecast of well-known T.V shows (Hindi) online like Ye Hain Mohabbatein, Diya Aur Baati Hum, etc.
- One of the most exciting features of hot stars is that one can re-watch full episodes of past favorite T.V shows like Khichdi, Sarabhai vs Sarabhai, etc.
- To watch English T.V shows online, it is not needed to make use of torrent to download them.
- It makes able you to receive different shows from many T.V channels like star plus, Star World, Life ok, Channel V etc.
- This App gives access to Bollywood Blockbuster Movies.
- The registration process is not a compulsory requirement for downloading or using the Hotstar App.
- Like and dislike option is available there through which we can rate the views of the video.
Hotstar Pros and Cons:
- It comes in 8 different languages including Hindi, English, and more 6 regional languages.
- It is user-friendly and not complicated to use, one can use easily and understand its working.
- The App of Hotstar requires very less space, which is 12 MB.
- The App is absolutely free and provides users different content for free.
- This App is easily available on Google play store.
- It provides latest videos.
- The performance issue becomes the problem when there is low connectivity.
- Sometimes people get irritated due to its buffering.
- Sometimes downloading process becomes fail and people face a lot of problems.
- It requires internet access when we want to watch live videos.
Hotstar Live Cricket Streaming Online: Users can watch All the cricket matches live by visiting the official website of Hotstar (www.hotstar.com). Now, This app is available for all the platforms like – iOS, Android, and Windows. Users can watch all the Tv shows and Live Cricket Matches With free of cost. We have provided some of the steps to download Hotstar app for Android and iOS smartphones.
How to Download and Install Hotstar App on Android/iOS Devices:
- First of all, we have to download Hotstar App from Google Play Store.
- After downloading this App when we open it we have to Sign Up for an account or we can directly sign in through Google Plus or Facebook account which makes it convenient and simple to use.
- After signing in, we can directly search our required videos or live stream. We can also directly open latest videos, Movies, online streaming directly through the home screen.
As we can see above that Hotstar is compatible, Easy to use, user-friendly, totally free, requires very low space/memory. Mainly content on Hotstar are in Hindi, but the different regional language is available on Hotstar. By the way, the problem of buffering occurs in 2G, but it provides unstoppable video streaming on 3G and Wifi.
At last, we can say that Hotstar is not the best but also not the least.