How to watch Hotstar India from anywhere
Once a go-to for international sports, Indian streaming service Hotstar* now offers a diverse lineup of entertainment. The service broadcasts Star Cricket Live, the English Premier League, shows from HBO and Disney, and much more.
When using ExpressVPN for Hotstar, you can watch Star Sports and Disney+ with no blackouts or throttling. Set up the best Hotstar VPN and start streaming in five minutes flat.
What is Hotstar?
Hotstar is an Indian over-the-top streaming service. A merger between media companies in 2019 resulted in Disney’s ownership of Hotstar, with the service officially becoming known as Disney+ Hotstar.
Although once synonymous with streaming cricket, Hotstar has grown its catalog of content to offer something for everyone. Sports fanatics can enjoy exclusive streams of top sporting events like the ICC Cricket World Cup and the English Premier League.
And for those who are into soap operas and movies, the service is the only place to catch the award-winning Hotstar Specials, while also offering the latest Hollywood, Bollywood, HBO, and Disney+ productions.
What Hotstar live cricket matches can I watch with ExpressVPN?
Watch Hotstar cricket with ExpressVPN and stream:
FAQ: How to watch Hotstar live online with a VPN
Does ExpressVPN come with a subscription for Star Sports and Hotstar?
No. ExpressVPN is a separate service from Star Sports and Hotstar and does not replace Star Sports or Hotstar. ExpressVPN complements your existing Star Sports and Hotstar subscription by giving you HD sports streams with added privacy, no throttling, and no data logging.
What devices can I watch Hotstar on?
Hotstar is available on a wide range of devices, including:
Smartphones and tablets, including iOS and Android
Computers, including Mac, Windows, and Linux
Smart TVs and TV box systems, including Apple TV, Android TV, and Fire TV Stick
Game consoles, including PlayStation and Xbox
ExpressVPN has easy-to-use apps for many of these devices and covers five devices simultaneously. But even if your device cannot install ExpressVPN directly, you can still enjoy full VPN benefits by connecting it to a router running ExpressVPN.
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Will a VPN slow my Hotstar streaming?
All VPNs have the potential to slow your internet connection, but using ExpressVPN may actually improve your connection if your ISP is throttling your Hotstar traffic. If you do notice a drop in video quality, make sure you connect to an Indian server location or a nearby server.
Where do I find Hotstar live cricket scores?
What else can I stream on Hotstar?
How can I watch Hotstar India while overseas?
If you want to watch Hotstar India while abroad, simply connect to an India server location in the ExpressVPN app before accessing the service.
If you’re watching from a web browser, make sure you’ve installed and activated the ExpressVPN browser extension. The browser extension hides your geolocation, safeguarding your privacy and optimizing your streaming experience.
How are Hotstar U.S. and Hotstar UK different from Hotstar India?
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