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StarHub TV: Price, features and content
StarHub TV brings world-class entertainment to your home through its extensive fibre infrastructure. Read on to find out if the service is worth the subscription.
As one of Singapore’s leading homegrown pay TV operators, StarHub TV offers a broad suite of premium content to Singaporeans. Starting out as a cable television operator in 1991, StarHub TV switched to the modern all-fibre broadband network to provide viewers with higher quality services along with better interactivity and smarter features.
Bidding farewell to old-school TV, the service offers subscribers the new StarHub Entertainment experience. You can enjoy over 100 channels of entertainment streamlined into 6 Entertainment Passes. Offering English and Asian shows as well as movies and sports, StarHub TV has you covered. If you’re into Asian content, you can opt for the Malay, Indian or Filipino language-specific content as well.
Read on to find out what exactly StarHub TV has to offer and to decide whether this is the service you’re looking for.
How much does StarHub TV cost?
Choose and customise your entertainment plan with various TV passes and bundled offers:
StarHub TV+ Passes
StarHub TV offers a new and revamped StarHub Entertainment experience through its six genre-based Entertainment Passes:
- English Entertainment Pass. $30/month with a 24-month contract
- Asian Entertainment Pass. $30/month with a 24-month contract
- Sports Pass. $20/month with a 24-month contract
- Malay Entertainment Pass. $15/month with a 24-month contract
- Indian Entertainment Pass. $15/month with a 24-month contract
- Filipino Entertainment Pass. $15/month with a 24-month contract
You can add another pass to your subscription at any time. If you prefer a shorter contract period, you can choose to add on $10/month for a 12-month contract, or $20/month for a no-contract option at the point of sign up. To enhance your viewing experience, you can also top up an additional $5/month for the StarHub TV+ Box.
You also have the flexibility of switching between the 6 passes once a month from the 2nd month onwards.
Add-on channels / packs
In addition, you may also upsize your entertainment by adding more content with Add-On channels starting from S$1 per month:
- HBO Pak. $13.98/month
- Cantonese Pack. $1/month
- Premier Sports TV. $24.90/month
- NHK World Premium. $15/month
- TV5MONDE Asie. $8/month
- Simply South. $5.99/month
If you’re looking for bundle deals, StarHub also offer unlimited entertainment on StarHub TV+ and Netflix, along with high-speed broadband – all in a single bundle.
- HomeHub+ 1G. Any 1 TV+ Pass, 1Gbps Fibre Broadband, Netflix and 3 months of Amazon Prime membership. Subscription starts at $64.90/month with a 24-month contract.
- HomeHub+ 1G with Entertainment+ or Asian+. Netflix, 1Gbps Fibre Broadband, TVBAnywhere+ (with Asian+), 1 TV+ Pass (either Entertainment+ or Asian+), free StarHub TV+ box, Subscription starts at $72.90/month with a 24-month contract. New signups are also entitled to 2 free units of StarHub Smart Wifi.
What content does StarHub TV offer?
StarHub TV offers seven genre-based Entertainment Passes for you to enjoy. Here’s a quick summary of what to expect from each one of these passes. For a complete channel listing, check out the StarHub Entertainment channel list.
- English Entertainment Pass. This is the best value pass. It brings you more than 50 channels of the latest English entertainment, including dramas, variety shows, inspiring lifestyle shows and popular kids programs as well as critically acclaimed documentaries and latest news around the world. This includes channels like AXN, Blue Ant Entertainment, BBC Lifestyle, Disney Channel, National Geographic, CNN and many more.
- Asian Entertainment Pass. This is the go-to pass if you want to enjoy the widest selection of top-rated dramas, award-winning and blockbuster movies, variety shows, infotainment and live award shows from Korea, Japan, Hong Kong, Taiwan and China. This includes channels like CCTV-4, Celestial Movies, KBS World, Star Chinese Channel, tvN and many more.
- Sports Pass. This is the only sports pass that brings unparalleled access to a line-up of live broadcasts and highlights shows of sporting events such as wrestling, tennis, golf, motor sports and cricket. This includes channels like beIN SPORTS, FOX Sports, STAR Cricket and many more.
- Malay Entertainment Pass. This specially curated pass offers the finest Malay entertainment, including Malay blockbusters, top-rated dramas and variety shows. Additionally, there are also the latest and hottest Korean dramas and movies bundled for your pleasure. This includes channels like Astro Warna, KBS World, MNC Channel, ONE and many more.
- Indian Entertainment Pass. This entertainment pass brings you the best of Hindi and Tamil entertainment. The pass offers movies, dramas, variety shows and comedy shows as well as news and current affairs from India. This includes channels like Colors, Sony Channel, STAR Plus, Vannathirai, Zee TV and many more.
- Filipino Entertainment Pass. This is the “must-have” selection for every Filipino family. This pass includes the top-rated dramas, movies and variety shows in Tagalog, along with news and lifestyle shows from the Philippines. This includes channels such as ANC, Cinema One Global, The Filipino Channel and many more.
Does StarHub TV offer a free trial?
No, StarHub TV doesn’t offer any free trials. Instead, StarHub offers a wide range of bundled deals that may include free Netflix and Disney+ subscriptions.
Terms and conditions apply to all offers. For complete and detailed information, please visit StarHub’s website.
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