INTERNET streaming services often deal with outages depending on factors including location or weather.
Here’s how to check if Hulu is down.
Has Hulu been disappointed?
Around 7 p.m. ET on Tuesday, December 14, 2021, thousands of reports came in DownDetector confirmed the Hulu service is down.
For 57% of people, there is a problem with video streaming.
App crashes were reported by 25 percent of people, while 18 percent of users are experiencing issues with the website.
More than 6,000 users reported power outages on Tuesday night, with several hundred remaining on Wednesday morning.
What do users say about Hulu’s outage?
According to DownDetector, many people have reported that Hulu isn’t working for them, but instead they are showing a message asserting “error code 500”.
Error code 500 is a generic HTTP status code that means there is a problem with the web server, but there is no specific information on what the problem is.
Hulu has not commented publicly on the reported outage.
How much does Hulu cost?
There are multiple packages available for purchase on the Hulu website.
The most basic plan starts at $6.99 per month and includes access to the ad-supported Hulu streaming library.
For users who want an ad-free experience, plans start at $12.99 per month.
Hulu also includes a Live TV add-on for $64.99 per month, allowing access to live TV without a cable subscription.
A bundle is also available for each of these, which adds a Disney+ and ESPN+ subscription.
For the plan with ads, the Disney plan starts at $13.99. The ad-free plan is available for $19.99 and the Live TV plan costs $72.99 per month.
What is Hulu?
Launched on October 29, 2007, Hulu is a streaming platform with a library of movies, TV shows, and access to live TV.
Service features show from major networks, including CBS, ABC, NBC, and FX.
More early TV shows are added to Hulu the next day, for users who don’t have cable.
Owned by The Walt Disney Company and Comcast (via NBCUniversal), Hulu has more than 43.8 million users.
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