93% of Argentine internet users consume streaming audiovisual content. Photo: Bloomberg
The news that Netflix will start charging extra for sharing an account in different households has triggered the alert of Argentine users for the increase in the price of the service. Fortunately, there are several platforms to watch series and movies for free legallyboth in versions for Android and Apple iOS mobile phones and for televisions.
By entering the Google Play download store you can find a list of apps available to enjoy this content for free. In exchange for watching these movies and series, you have to keep in mind that this type of platform has a lot of advertising.
Here we share the seven applications to watch the best series and movies without spending a cent, be it on mobile phones, tablets, televisions and web browsers:
Pluto TV is one of the most popular free platforms on the internet.
One of the most popular free platforms on the internet. Pluto TV has more than 40 channels and the list doesn’t stop growing. From movies, series, comedies, music, sports, the application has content for all tastes.
As is customary on this type of platform, Pluto TV is funded through advertising, so that in exchange for being able to access all of its content, you will skip the ads from time to time.
It does not require any registration with an account, as it is enough to install the application or open its web page.
Vix TV, free content in Spanish.
It is a completely free and on-demand streaming service that does not require registration or the creation of any type of account in order to access its entire catalog.
In the content library, series, films and novels stand out, all in perfect Latin Spanish. A platform that, like other similar services, is maintained exclusively through advertising (advertisements which, among other things, are rather short and infrequent).
The content within VIX is grouped into various “channels” or sub-categories, each dedicated to a specific topic, audience or genre.
Apart from this, the app also has movie previews, international series, reality shows and documentaries, cartoons, Venezuelan novels, Mexican classic cinema, comedies, dramas and more.
Samsung TV Plus
Samsung TV Plus is an exclusive streaming service for South Korean products.
This is an exclusive option for anyone who owns a Samsung mobile, tablet or TV, as its application is pre-installed on home televisions with a selection of region-dependent channels. It is completely free and requires no additional downloads, registrations, credit cards, subscriptions or devices.
Those who have devices of this brand will be able to access more than 50 different channels, as well as news, entertainment, sports, movies, music and children.
Keep in mind that its application for mobile phones and tablets is logically available in the Google Play download store and download it on the device you like best.
Cine.ar, the Argentine cinema platform on the internet.
CINE.AR is an open Argentine television channel that broadcasts films, shorts, documentaries and the latest national productions 24 hours a day and without commercial breaks, through TDA and all cable services across the country. dedicated to the transmission of nationally produced films.
The user can access it anywhere and anytime from all browsers, from their versions for mobile phones with Android or iOS and even Smart TVs. It is owned by the National Institute of Cinema and Audiovisual Arts and the Ministry of Media and Public Communication, managed by Contents Publics SE
Cont.ar is another of the platforms where you can see beyond the national cinema.
Available for Android and iOS mobile phones, the public audiovisual content platform has in its free catalog all the content of the signals of Argentine public television, national radio, Encuentro, Pakapaka, Deportv, CCK and Tecnópolis, live and on demand.
The offer also includes Aztec TV content, podcasts, documentaries, cooking programs and live music and television.
To start using it, simply register on the site or app and leave some specific private data (username, place of residence, date of birth and gender).
Legally Free: Online Movies
Legally Free has movie classics from all eras.
For those wishing to watch movie classics without having to pay for on-demand content or be tied to a monthly subscription, the Legally Free site does not require passwords or provide personal data. Of course, it can only be enjoyed in web browsers.
“We have made a selection of the best public domain films in the history of cinema and added some Argentine films that we can share with the permission of the directors,” said the creators of the website.
They have added two options to their catalog of movie classics to improve content browsing, such as the “Guide to the Best of Netflix” and the “Recommended Series” from other platforms which are updated monthly. In 2021, a guide to the best film books for students and film enthusiasts had already been added to the page.
Rakuten TV has a paid and a free option, albeit a limited one.
Unlike the previous ones, Rakuten TV is a paid movie and series streaming service that It has a free version.
This way you will be able to access Rakuten content, where you will find films, documentaries and children’s series without paying a burden.
Obviously the content is not the same as the paid subscription, as these are classified as premium. Furthermore, like others already mentioned, this application offers in exchange for the display of free content a series of advertisements from time to time.
It can be obtained through Google Play for Android and in the App Store for iOS.