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How To Download and Sign Up For Discovery Plus on Xbox

discovery+ is a video streaming service that offers focuses on non-fiction programming or “reality” TV shows. It will feature 55,000 episodes of TV across 2,500 series with content from HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, OWN, Animal Planet, Discovery, A&E, History, Lifetime, and BBC.

discovery+ is available with limited ads for is available with limited ads for $4.99 / month or ad-free for $6.99 / month. It will launch on January 4th, 2021.

The service will also include exclusive discovery+ Originals and will feature notable personalities like the Irwins, Jonathan and Drew Scott, Chip and Joanna Gaines, Bobby Flay, Ree Drummond, Guy Fieri, Giada De Laurentiis, Lieutenant Joe Kenda and so many more - all in one place.

How to Sign-Up for discovery+ on Xbox

discovery+ will be available on Xbox for its January launch on Xbox One, Xbox Series X, and Xbox Series S. When it becomes available, this how you will be able to sign-up and install on Xbox.

  1. Click here to sign-up for discovery+.
  2. Once you’re signed up, Click here or go to the Home Screen on your Xbox.
  3. To access new apps, scroll to the right to access the Store
  4. In the Apps section, select discovery+ (or search if you don’t see it).
  5. Select Install to add the app to your Xbox.
  6. You can now stream discovery+ on Xbox.

What Are The Pricing & Plans of discovery+?

discovery+ will have two plans: $4.99 with ads and $6.99 without ads.

Verizon customers will be able to get it up for to 12 months for free. New and existing wireless customers with a Play More or Get More Unlimited plan will get 12 months of discovery+; customers with Start or Do More Unlimited plans will receive 6 months of streaming on Verizon

What Features will be Available on discovery+?

Each account will include up to five user profiles and four concurrent streams, among the most offered in the streaming video category.

When you open the app it will give you a “For You” tab which will recommend content from the different Discovery properties. Additionally, you can browse by network or by theme like “True Crime”. Each network will also have its own network hub to explore.

Soon after launch, they will be adding the ability to create a custom playlist to automatically play through your favorite episodes and series.

What Content is available on discovery+?

At launch, discovery+ will have 2,000 series and 55,000 episodes of content on the streaming service. There will be series from HGTV, Food Network, TLC, Investigation Discovery, OWN, Animal Planet, Discovery — including fan favorite 90 Day Fiancé.

The service also includes 1,500 episodes of content from popular franchises from A&E Networks like The First 48, Bring It, Dance Moms, Ice Road Truckers, Pawn Stars, Ancient Aliens, Storage Wars, 60 Days In, Intervention and Ghost Hunters.

In their first year, they will bring 1,000 hour of original content across Discovery brands. You can see a full list of original content here.

Discovery has confirmed that there will be no linear feeds of their channels, you will need a Live TV Streaming Service like Philo for that. Most of the content on discovery+ will first premiere on linear TV and then become available on the streaming service after the season airs.

How to Sign-Up for discovery+ on Other Streaming Devices

If you have other devices, you can learn how to sign-up on Apple TV, Roku, Amazon Fire TV, Chromecast, Android TV, Xbox, PS4 & PS5, iPhone/iPad, Android, Samsung Smart TV, LG Smart TV, and VIZIO Smart TV.

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