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Paramount Plus Review

Paramount+ is a subscription video streaming service that includes on-demand access to 12,000+ TV show episodes including originals Star Trek: Discovery, Nickelodeon’s SpongeBob SquarePants, and MTV’s Laguna Beach. Meet captivating characters, catch up on your favorite sport, explore new worlds in the growing collection of Paramount+.

Previously under the name ‘CBS All Access,’ in addition to the expanded library shows, Paramount+ still includes all local CBS affiliate. You can still use the service to stream your local news, prime-time line-up, and late-night.

Enjoy advanced recommendations, curated homepages, and new content categories while still being able to stream major live sports like NFL, College Football, College Basketball. Sports fans will also appreciate the service’s inclusion of NFL on CBS, PGA Tour, along with every match of UEFA Champions League.

Subscribers can choose between a limited commercials plan for $5.99/month, or go commercial-free for $9.99/month.

Paramount Plus
$5.99 – $9.99 paramountplus.com
7-Day Free Trial
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Review

Paramount+ is compatible with Roku and Roku TV, Amazon Fire TV, Fire Tablet, Apple TV, iPhone, iPad, Android phones, tablets, and Android TV, PlayStation, Xbox, Google Chromecast, and web browsers on both PC and Mac.


Content

Originals

Paramount+ is home to various original programming, such as Sponge on the Run (2020) and Y-1883 (2021).

Here you’ll also be able to catch Star Trek: Strange New Worlds (2020), Grease: Rise of the Pink Ladies (2020), and more.

Paramount+ will also remain the destination for all CBS All Access exclusives, including The Stand, Star Trek: Picard, The Good Fight, Why Women Kill, Tooning Out the News, and Star Trek: Discovery.

TV Shows

Paramount+ is home to a library of over 10,000 episodes of television including most shows that have aired on CBS in recent years. This includes those like NCIS, Blue Bloods, and Hawaii Five-0, as well as reality series like Survivor and The Amazon Race.

For those looking for a little nostalgia, the service is the home of Twin Peaks, Star Trek, Star Trek: The Next Generation, Sabrina the Teenage Witch, I Love Lucy, and Cheers.

Movies

Paramount+ has a growing collection of movies like the Rocky films, but there are admittedly better services if you are looking for classic and new release movies.

Kids

Paramount+ is making a big push into content for kids. The Spongebob Movie: Sponge on the Run is a feather in the cap of on-demand and live content from Nickelodeon. Next year the service will also be adding over 1,000 episodes of kids programming including Danger Mouse, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs, Inspector Gadget, The Adventures of Paddington Bear, Madeline, and Heathcliff.

Paramount Plus
$5.99 – $9.99 paramountplus.com
7-Day Free Trial

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Features

Up to 3 Devices

Paramount Plus allows you to stream on up to 3 devices simultaneously.

Parental Controls

Parents can choose a rating category that best suits their child’s age and what they’re allowed to view. The account holder manages these profiles, meaning your kids won’t be able to change them on their own.

AT&T TV, Hulu Live TV, and Sling TV also have parental control features.

Paramount Plus
$5.99 – $9.99 paramountplus.com
7-Day Free Trial

Compatible Devices

Paramount Plus is compatible with these devices:

Paramount Plus is not compatible with Nintendo, Samsung Smart TV, VIZIO Smart TV, or LG Smart TV devices.

  • Amazon Fire TV
  • Apple TV
  • Google Chromecast
  • Roku
  • Android TV
  • iPhone/iPad
  • Android Phone/Tablet
  • Web Browsers
  • PlayStation
  • Xbox

  • Nintendo
  • Samsung Smart TV
  • VIZIO Smart TV
  • LG Smart TV
Paramount Plus
$5.99 – $9.99 paramountplus.com
7-Day Free Trial

Channels

Local Channels



Tech Specs

4K
1080p
720p

1080p HD

Paramount+ streams most content in HD, with some older shows like “Cheers” in SD. They don’t currently offer any content in 4K.

Surround Sound

Surround Sound

Paramount+ offers surround sound on their Original series, and offer stereo sound on the rest. They don’t currently support Dolby Atmos.

Paramount Plus
$5.99 – $9.99 paramountplus.com
7-Day Free Trial
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