June 23, 2020
The Walt Disney Co.’s subscription streaming video service Disney+ is set to launch in eight more European countries Sept. 15. The upstart service, which bowed in the United States, Canada and Holland on Nov. 12, 2019, is launching in Portugal, Finland, Iceland, Belgium and Luxembourg (€6.99/monthly, €69.99/annually), and Norway (69 NOK/689 NOK), Denmark (59 DKK/589 DKK) and Sweden (69 SEK/689). The service no longer offers free seven-day trial periods.
The platform bowed in Australia, New Zealand and Puerto Rico Nov. 19, 2019; and in Austria, United Kingdom, Spain, Italy, Germany, Ireland and Switzerland March 24.
Like other subs, new users have access Disney+ experience on nearly all major mobile and connected TV devices at launch, including gaming consoles, streaming media players, and smart TVs. Subs have access to commercial-free content, up to four concurrent streams, unlimited downloads on up to 10 devices, personalized recommendations, and the ability to set up to seven different profiles.
As of May, Disney said Disney+ had 54.5 million subscribers.