If you are searching for a television channel that will keep you entertained for hours on end, then you can’t go wrong with Discovery Plus. The channel is renowned throughout the world for the premium content that it offers. Since Discovery Plus is a global television channel, it should come as no surprise to find out that it is available in multiple languages, including the following: Hindi, Telegu, English, Bengali, Kannada, Marathi, Malayalam, and others.
Thanks to the massive video library that Discovery Plus offers, the channel is super popular in India, with millions of people streaming their favorite movies and TV shows on Firestick via the Amazon Appstore. In fact, Discovery Plus is so big in Asia that it competes directly against other massive streaming services such as Netflix, HBO Go, and Hulu.
With that said, today, we are going to show you what are the steps you need to follow to install Discovery Plus on your Firestick device. Not just that! You should stick around for the end because we will also present the top features of Discovery Plus on Firestick and present a short user guide that will make it easier for you to find entertaining shows to watch. Without any further ado, let’s jump right into it.
Discovery Plus on Firestick – What Does it Offer?
The question that everyone must be asking right now is what does Discovery Plus offer on Firestick? First off, the streaming app stands out from the competition with the huge video library that it provides. You will have access to more on-demand movies, TV shows, specials, and documentaries than ever! Getting bored will become a challenge after you install Discovery Plus on your Firestick device.
The great thing about using Discovery Plus on Firestick is that you can watch premium content that is not available on other apps or channels. We are talking about exclusive shows such as River Monsters, Man Vs. Wild, Wild Frank, NASA’s Explained Files, Food Factory, Goldrush, and many others. In fact, you will be able to access 1000+ exclusive shows. To make things even better, Discovery Plus is free to use.
As previously noted, you don’t have to pay a single dime to access the content that Discovery Plus offers on Firestick. We think it’s safe to say that this makes Discovery Plus a unique streaming app in comparison with all the other apps that offer similar features. However, there is a Premium version of Discovery Plus that contains exclusive shows that are not usually available on the regular version of the channel. Nonetheless, the Premium subscription is not required, and you can always choose to pay for a single month if you are curious to see the exclusive shows. The Premium subscription is priced at ₹99 per month, and the yearly plan costs ₹299.
Top 5 Discovery Plus Features
- More exclusive content than you could ever ask for;
- The streaming app is free to use on Firestick;
- Discovery Plus is officially supported by the Amazon Appstore (you are not required to sideload the app);
- The content is available to stream in 1080p Full HD resolution;
- There are 8 languages to choose from.
How to Install Discovery Plus on Firestick
Discovery Plus is a cross-platform app that is available to download directly from the Amazon Appstore, Google Play Store, and iOS. Thanks to this, you are not required to sideload the APK version of the app and manually download the latest updates. You will benefit from full-fledged developer support, and the installation process is quite simple. Follow the steps below:
- Access the Search menu on Firestick by clicking on the magnifier icon;
- Search for Disney Plus by either typing the name with the on-screen keyboard or by using voice search;
- Select Discovery Plus from the drop-down list with search results;
- Access the Apps & Games section on Firestick and now, click on the Discovery+ icon;
- Select the Get option to start the installation.
Once the streaming app finishes downloading on your Firestick device, you will be able to find it in the Your Apps & Games category. If the Discovery+ thumbnail doesn’t appear in the list, you can always expand it by clicking on See All to list all the apps installed on Firestick.
How to Create a Discovery Plus Premium Account?
Even though Discovery Plus available for free, the ads can sometimes get annoying. This is why you might want to consider joining the Premium subscription to access all the exclusive content and get rid of all ads. Here is how to do it:
- Access https://www.discoveryplus.in/ on your smartphone, tablet, or PC;
- Select Log In;
- Enter your phone number and click on Get OTP (this will send a unique code to your smartphone);
- Enter the OTP code and click Submit (you can also choose to log in with your Google, Facebook, or Apple account);
- Select the Premium option and click Continue;
- Select the subscription plan that you want (monthly or yearly);
- Click on Subscribe after selecting the plan;
- The final step is to select your preferred method of payment.
Discovery Plus on Firestick – User Guide
If you ever used the Disney+ Hotstar app, you will have no problem learning the layout of Discovery Plus’s user-interface. The Home section is where you can find all the latest movies and TV shows, but not just that. You can filter the selection by newly added content, genre, and more.
We highly advise you to check out the Explore section because here is where you will be recommended new shows to watch based on your preferences. For example, the app will take into account that you like fishing documentaries and will recommend similar shows.
The MindBllown section is also ideal for finding new shows to watch because it features full playlists about specific topics such as animals, space, and nature. The last section that you will find is called Premium. This is the section that allows you to access the premium content that is unlocked only by paying the subscription.
Discovery Plus is a great app to have installed on your Firestick device, and there is no doubt about that. The impressive amount of content that the app provides for free is impressive, and if you choose to subscribe to Premium, you will get even more!