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New services Paramount+, Discovery+ take fifth of new US SVoD subscribers in Q1

Tuesday 20 April 2021 | 14:47 CET | News
The new services Paramount+ and Discovery+ accounted for a fifth of new SVoD subscribers in the US in the first quarter, according to the latest figures from Kantar. HBO Max took the most new subscribers for a second quarter in a row, with a 14.4 percent share, while Amazon Prime Video was in second place with 13.2 percent of new subscribers. Kantar estimates 7 percent of US households took a new SVoD subscription in Q1 2021, for a total of 241 million subscriptions at the end of March. 

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Companies: Amazon / HBO / Hulu / Netflix / ViacomCBS
Countries: United States
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