Lastly, Hulu is providing offline downloads so customers can preserve binging lengthy after they’ve left a stable web connection. However, don’t get your hopes up simply but. The function has a few caveats customers want to think about earlier than they get too excited.
It’s only accessible on the $11.99 no-ads plan, and solely iOS and iPad OS units can make the most of this function to this point. Hulu says Android help is coming “quickly,” however that doesn’t do us any good now.
The function additionally solely lets subscribers obtain as much as 25 titles throughout 5 units. Unwatched downloads expire after 30 days, and watched content material expires after two. Subscribers can at all times renew an expired obtain once they get again on-line whether it is nonetheless accessible on the service.
Titles accessible to obtain can have an icon symbolizing so on the small print web page. To simply browse downloadable content material, customers can head to the brand new downloads web page and click on the button “see what’s downloadable.”
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Hulu says customers will have the ability to obtain hundreds of reveals and flicks, and it lists Household Man, Determined Housewives, That is Us, How I Met Your Mom, and ER as examples. Hulu additionally says unique content material like The Handmaid’s Story, Shrill, and The Act are included, however we aren’t sure if that features all Hulu Originals or not.
Amazon Prime Video and Netflix have had this function for some time. Even with its caveats, it’s good to see Hulu lastly catching as much as the competitors.