Apple has lastly revealed key particulars about its upcoming video subscription service: The corporate used a press occasion for the introduction of the brand new iPhone Tuesday to announce that its Apple TV Plus service goes to launch in 100 nations on Nov. 1.
The service will probably be priced at $4.99 monthly, and Apple is granting loyal prospects a protracted introductory interval: Anybody who buys a brand new Apple gadget will obtain an entire yr of free Apple TV Plus.
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Apple TV Plus will probably be obtainable on Apple gadgets, the online, and Samsung good TVs at launch, and are available to Amazon Fireplace TV, LG, Roku, Sony and Vizio gadgets sooner or later int he future as properly.
Apple additionally used the occasion to indicate off the trailer for “See,” a sci-fi collection starring Jason Momoa. The collection joins a handful of others launched through trailer by the corporate, with Apple CEO Tim Cook dinner saying that the trailers had been properly obtained. “The response to those trailers has been unbelievable,” Cook dinner mentioned. “They’ve been seen over 100 million occasions.”
Apple TV Plus goes to debut with a comparatively small variety of unique reveals. One of many tasks that has gotten probably the most consideration is “The Morning Present,” a dramedy set on this planet of morning speak reveals and starring Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell. Apple has already ordered two seasons of the present for a reported price ticket of $300 million whole.
Different reveals already introduced by the corporate embody “For All Mankind,” Ronald D. Moore’s alternative-history drama collection in regards to the area race; “Little America,” an anthology collection primarily based on actual tales of immigrants from Kumail Nanjiani and Emily V. Gordon; Sara Bareilles/J.J. Abrams romantic dramedy “Little Voice”; “Dickinson,” primarily based on the lifetime of the well-known poet with Hailee Steinfeld within the title position; and a reboot of Steven Spielberg’s “Wonderful Tales” anthology collection.
Apple first announced Apple TV Plus at a star-studded occasion in March.
The corporate’s foray into paid subscription providers occurs as its iPhone gross sales have been declining. Along with Apple TV Plus, the corporate additionally launched a information subscription service called Apple News Plus earlier this yr. And on Tuesday, it introduced the discharge date and pricing of Apple Arcade, its new sport subscription service.
Todd Spangler contributed to this report.
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