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Everything you need to know about the Hulu and Sprint bundle

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Jul 29, 2020 — 4 min read

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  • Free Hulu ad-supported streaming for Sprint Unlimited customers
  • Access to thousands of movies and TV shows for free
  • Sprint customers don’t get a discount on Hulu + Live TV

Sprint Unlimited phone customers can get one free account for the ad-supported version of Hulu’s on-demand streaming service. This enables Sprint users to watch thousands of free movies and TV shows and get access to the streaming service’s growing library of original content.

Sprint also enables its customers to sign up for Hulu + Live TV on its website. However, it does not offer customers a discount on the live streaming service.

Hulu and Sprint bundle pricing

FactorHulu ad-supportedHulu + Live TV
Monthly priceFree with Sprint Unlimited$54.99/mo. on top of Sprint Unlimited
Maximum resolution4K4K
Simultaneous streams22
Offline downloadsNoNo (ad-free version only)

Sprint Unlimited customers can sign up for two Hulu services through their internet provider. They can get free Hulu with Sprint through a deal that provides access to the Hulu ad-supported on-demand streaming service with their internet package. This is limited to one Hulu login per Sprint account. 

The service enables Sprint customers to watch Hulu content in up to 4K video resolution, which is currently limited to the service’s own original content. They can also watch the Hulu service via two simultaneous streams. However, Sprint Hulu customers cannot download content to watch offline on the go on their mobile device as this feature is reserved for the ad-free version of Hulu and Hulu + Live TV.

Sprint customers can also sign up for the Hulu + Live TV live streaming service. This also provides access to Hulu’s on-demand content library, which enables viewers to watch content in up to 4K. However, the service does not support 4K resolution on its live streams. Hulu + Live TV viewers can also watch on two simultaneous streams.

Content

Sprint Unlimited customers can enjoy thousands of movies and TV shows through the ad-supported version of the Hulu on-demand streaming service. Hulu’s content library is home to over 1,300 TV series, including original shows like Castle Rock, Catch-22, Runaways, The First and The Handmaid’s Tale. It also provides access to more than 1,100 movies, of which some of the most popular are listed below.

  • Antz
  • Batman Begins
  • Chicken Run
  • Child’s Play
  • Creed II
  • Detroit
  • Eye In The Sky
  • Free Solo
  • Final Destination
  • Goodfellas
  • Kill Bill Volume 1 and Volume 2
  • Operation Finale
  • Parasite
  • Rocketman
  • Rosemary’s Baby
  • Super 8
  • The Cabin in the Woods
  • The Conjuring
  • The Dark Knight
  • The Interview
  • We Need To Talk About Kevin

By signing up for the Hulu + Live TV streaming service through Sprint, customers gain access to more than 60 live channels, including ABC, CBS, Discovery, FOX, ESPN and NBC.

Hulu and Sprint bundle other features

The Hulu on-demand streaming service is available through web browsers for laptop and PC users. It can also be watched on any device that enables users to download the Hulu app. Mobile phone users can watch the service on their Android and Apple devices. The service is also available via streaming devices like Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV Stick, Apple TV, Echo Show, Google Chromecast, Roku and Roku Stick models.

Hulu is available through gaming consoles like Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and Xbox One. It can also be watched directly on Android TV, LG Samsung, and VIZIO SmartCast smart TVs.

Hulu and Sprint bundle FAQs

Is Hulu really free with Sprint?

Yes. The ad-supported version of Hulu’s on-demand streaming service is completely free to Sprint Unlimited customers.

Can I use my Sprint Hulu account on my TV?

Yes. Sprint customers who sign up for their free Hulu account can watch the service on their TV. Smart TV owners can watch Hulu directly on their TV set by downloading the service’s app. The service also has apps for gaming consoles and streaming devices.

How does Hulu work with Sprint?

Sprint Unlimited customers can add the free Hulu service to their account on the Sprint website. They will then receive an SMS message on their mobile phone that advises them on how to download the Hulu app and start watching the service.

How long do you get Hulu free with Sprint?

Hulu’s ad-supported on-demand streaming service is free until the customer’s Sprint account is closed. There is no time limit on the free service.

Can I watch the Hulu Sprint bundle offline on my mobile device?

No. Hulu and Sprint bundle customers cannot download content to watch offline on their mobile device. This feature is only available through the ad-free versions of Hulu and Hulu + Live TV.

The bottom line

Hulu has a huge content library consisting of hit Hollywood movies, popular TV series and its own original content. The service, which regularly costs $5.99/mo., is available for free for Sprint Unlimited internet customers. Sprint customers can also sign up for the Hulu + Live TV streaming service ($54.99/mo.) through their internet provider.

By Rob Latham

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