On Friday 11th January Amazon’s IMDb movie site reported the release of a free streaming service, called Freedive. IMDb Freedive offers a wide determination of famous TV series and Hollywood feature films.
Not at all like streaming services, for example, Netflix and Prime Video, IMDb Freedive do not require a subscription, and is rather bolstered by advertisements, as indicated by a press release.
The news won’t come as a tremendous amazement for clients who have been paying attention. Back in October, reports guaranteed that Amazon was arranging the launch of a streaming service simply like IMDb Freedive.
“With the launch of IMDb Freedive, they can now also watch full-length movies and TV shows on IMDb and all Amazon Fire TV devices for free. We will continue to enhance IMDb Freedive based on customer feedback and will soon make it available more widely, including on IMDb’s leading mobile apps.” said Col Needham, Founder and CEO of IMDb.
Freedive as of now has more than 130 movies and 29 TV shows accessible to stream, with arrangements marked to offer substance from CBS, NBC Universal Television, Sony Pictures/Colombia Pictures, New Market Films, Warner Bros.
TV, A+E Networks, and Annapurna Pictures. The streaming space is becoming progressively busy as even legacy media players like Disney have declared plans to make their own services.
Apple, AT&T and others additionally want to launch streaming video benefits this year.
In any case, IMDb’s ad-based model could make it alluring to purchasers who need to watch movies and TV appears without locking into a subscription benefit.
Users can jump significantly more profound into the titles they are viewing on IMDb Freedive by utilizing X-Ray, which is controlled by the legitimate data on IMDb about cast, team, incidental data, soundtracks and that’s just the beginning.
Amazon, which obtained IMDb in 1998, claims the site has in excess of 250 million remarkable monthly clients around the world.