Apple TV + could take 35 million subscribers by 2026.
As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, new data from research firm Digital TV Research projects that Apple’s streaming service will reach 35.6 million users by that year.
After that, it is estimated that China’s Tencent will end up with 98.7 million users in 2026, China’s iQiyi with 76.8 million and HBO with 76.3 million subscribers. Meanwhile, Apple TV + will then record 35.6 million users.
The same report further states that Disney + is in step with the move to Netflix and will become the dominant streaming service as early as 2025 and reach over 284 million users in 2026.
Research firm Digital TV Research shared the predictions in the report, predicting that the number of subscribers to Disney + will reach 284.2 million in 2026, compared to 294.0 million estimates the company made earlier this year. In 2026, Netflix will have 270.7 million subscribers, compared to an earlier estimate of 286.0 million. In a February report, the company predicted that the Disney + user base would surpass Netflix’s 2026.
According to research, this will result in three streaming services controlling nearly half of the market by that year.
“The three platforms will control nearly half of the world’s SAV subscriptions by 2026. Disney + will be the biggest winner, overtaking Netflix 2025. Disney + will add 140 million subscribers between 2021 and 2026, bringing their total to 284 million. 121 million Disney + ‘Subscribers (43 percent of the total) in 2026 will be in 13 Asian countries under the Hotstar brand. “
Apple TV + is available for $ 4.99 per month. It is also included in all three levels of Apple One subscription packages.
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