Discovery Plus - Everything about the subscription plans, offers & validity

Discovery Plus is the latest addition to OTT platforms. Launched by the Discovery channel, this platform is home to some very popular content. Over 40 genres of content are available for viewers. This app has been designed keeping in mind the Indian viewers' preferences. It is a subscription-based OTT service that offers real-life entertainment. Read on to know what you get when you subscribe to Discovery plus.

Discovery Plus Subscription Plans

Currently, there are two options for subscribers. The Discovery Plus Premium plan comes with a monthly subscription as well as an introductory annual subscription. We have collected the price rates for both and presented them here. You can go over both and decide which option will suit you best. For the time being, Discovery plus offers single-screen availability. You can watch the shows from only a single screen. Let us keep waiting to see if they will come up with multiple screen viewing shortly.

Plan Name Monthly Subscription Cost Annual Subscription Cost
Discovery Plus Premium Rs. 99 Rs. 299
Number Of Screens 1 1

Discovery Plus and TV channel shows

Many viewers have been asking us if Discovery Plus broadcasts TV channels The answer is Yes. They broadcast thrilling shows from adventurous TV shows in the discovery plus app.

The app contains a wide variety of entertainment for subscribers. They have certainly got a lot to choose from. The content displayed included 40+ genres. You will find some awesome shows related to Food, Science, Adventure & Lifestyle. The content is not limited to these, there is so much more out there. The most-watched categories are mentioned below.

Video categories(Top categories)

  1. Life Unscene
  2. Expedition Unknown With Josh Gates Season 3
  3. Emission Impossible
  4. Deadliest Catch Season 13
  5. The Great Indian Factory
  6. Disaster Decoded
  7. Mythbuster Jr
  8. India 2050
  9. India Start-Up Stories
  10. Man Woman #MeToo
  11. Feelin' Alive
  12. Gold Rush Season 10
  13. Running wild with Bear Grylls
  14. Expedition Unknown Season 2
  15. Why We Hate
  16. Expedition with Steve Backshall
  17. Mahatma Gandhi Revealed: The Making of an Icon
  18. Jeremy Wade's Might Rivers
  19. Mission Bear
  20. Bollywood: The World's Biggest Film Industry
  21. You Have Been Warned Season 7
  22. Chandrayaan 2
  23. Arabia: A Journey Through The Heart of the Middle East
  24. Man VS Wild with Bear Grylls and Prime Minister Modi
  25. Discovery Stars in India
  26. All Access: Capital Police
  27. Guardians of the Coast
  28. Apollo: The Forgotten Films
  29. Expedition Unknown with Josh Gates
  30. Gully Life - The Story of DIVINE
  31. #HighwireLIVE in Times Square with Nik Wallenda
  32. ED Stafford: First Man Out
  33. Deadliest Catch S12
  34. Mostly Sunny
  35. Expedition Unknown: Egypt Special
  36. What Went Down S3
  37. Treasure Quest: Snake Island S3
  38. Return to the Moon: Seconds to Arrival
  39. Expedition Unknown: Egypt Live
  40. All Access: The Contenders
  41. Breaking Point: High Altitude Warfare School
  42. Breaking Point: Women Fighter Pilots
  43. Breaking Point: Indian Submariners
  44. Battle Ops
  45. Moonbound
  46. Planet Healers

TV shows

  1. Discovery Channel
  2. Animal Planet
  3. Discovery Science
  4. Food Network
  5. Discovery Turbo
  6. Travel Channel
  7. Cooking Channel

Popular Shows 2021

  1. Alaska: The Last Frontier S9
  2. Undercover Billionaire: Comeback City
  3. Legendary Locations S2
  4. How Silk Roads Work | Hour China
  5. Bering Sea Gold
  6. Legendary Locations
  7. First Man Out | China | Episode 2
  8. Carter's War S2
  9. Once Upon A Bite | Episode 7

Which languages are available

Discovery Plus India has been designed keeping in mind the regional preferences of Indian viewers. You will find content in 8 languages namely-

  • Languages
  • English
  • Hindi
  • Tamil
  • Kannada
  • Telugu
  • Malayalam
  • Bengali
  • Marathi

Devices that compatible to access Discovery Plus

We have prepared a list of devices you can use to watch Discovery Plus.

1. Android TV:

  • Android 5 operating system and newer
  • Sony (Bravia XR, OLED, LED)
  • TCL Model 3 Series
  • Hisense (Laster TV, H65, H8, H9, H55)
  • Philips (5000, 6000, 5704 Series)
  • Sharp (AQUOS)
  • Skyworth (E20, G2, Q20, S9A, U2, U5, XA8000)
  • TiVo Stream 4K
  • Stream TV
  • nVidia Shield
  • AirTV Player
  • AirTV Mini
  • Dynalink TV Box

2. Amazon Fire TV

3. Apple TV HD and 4K

4. iPad, 3rd generation and newer

5. iPhone 6 and newer

6. Roku TV

7. Samsung Smart TVs

8. Web browsers:

  • Safari 12.1.2 (Mac 2016 and newer)
  • Chrome Blink 51 and newer
  • Firefox 47 and newer
  • Android WebView 70.0.3 operating system and newer

9. Chromecast

10. Xbox

11. Xfinity

Take a shotDiscovery plus presents a channel named Shorts. The content is free and displays short-form videos.

Downloading the Discovery plus app

At present, there is no web version of the discovery plus app. While using your desktop, go to the site to watch the shows. If you have an Android Phone, you can find the discovery plus app In the Google play store. For owners of iOS devices, please visit the Apple store to get the app.

How to subscribe to Discovery Plus Premium?

Download the Discovery Plus app or enter the website Click on the Premium button in the menu bar. Choose the monthly or annual subscription option. You will be directed to the payments sections.

How to cancel the premium membership

If you have taken your subscription via Google play store or Apple apps, you can cancel within the Play Store itself. For other subscriptions, visit the Settings section, then go to the subscription details and select the cancel option.

Discounts & offers on Discovery Plus premium account

While even the annual subscription comes to just Rs 299/-, Discovery plus premium account holders have other exciting offers. They can avail of 100% discount from reward programmes. You can use the feature known as the 'On-Air' on a UPI payment app to grab these rewards.

Try your luck!The Discovery plus app gives out rewards. You may also get up to a 100% discount on your annual subscription through Google Play. Hurray!

Discovery plus Customer help desk

You can always mail the customer help desk for further clarification.

Discovery Plus Customer care Contact details
Email id
Customer care number +91-8433774761 (Mon-Fri, 11am-4pm, holidays excluded),
Head Office Address Discovery India, 5th Floor, WeWork BKC, C20 G Block, Bandra Kurla Complex, Mumbai 400051


Discovery Plus is a complete package of information, adventure and excitement. With the affordable subscription plans they have, Indian viewers are finding it extremely easy to enjoy their favourite Discovery shows and documentaries. If there is any further information you would like to have, feel free to contact our research team and we will have it ready for you.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it possible to watch content for free?

Of course. There are many documentaries and shows which do not require payment. The category Short also has many small free videos.

Can the same account be used to play different videos?

At present, two streams can be supported at the same time from a single account.

Which browsers are supported for viewing the Discovery Plus shows?

You can use the versions of Chrome, Firefox,Safari, and Opera

What are the system requirements for the discovery+ app?

You can access the App on Android 5.1 and above. Also, iOS 11.0 and above models can be used.

Is it possible to change the playback language?

Yes, you can go to the settings section and click the language you want to watch the show in from the Audio Language section.

Are there parental controls in the Discovery Plus App?

No, not yet. However, there are plans to introduce parental controls at the earliest.

What can I fix technical issues like app hanging, features not working etc?

First, check your internet connection. If that is stable, shut down the app, switch off your phone. Restart the phone and relaunch the app. If you still face issues, approach the customer service centre.

If the Discovery App is always buffering, what is to be done?

If your network strength is low, you can try reducing the video quality in the phone. Else restart your phone and relaunch the app. If further assistance is required, kindly approach customer care.

Is it possible to watch content offline?

No, as of now, there is no option to watch the shows offline. You will not be able to download the shows to watch later when it is convenient. You have to go online to watch all the shows.

Is it worth taking Discovery plus a subscription?

A Discovery plus subscription is definitely worth the money paid. You will get to see some awesome non-scripted TV programs. You get a treat of nature adventures, science, fiction, home improvement shows, nature and popular reality series, food shows etc.

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