Download Hotstar For PC (All Possible Ways)

Download Hotstar For PC

Hey, friends, so many of you sent me emails and told to write an article on how to download Hotstar for pc.

So as on your request today I came back with the news article here in this article, I discussed how to download Hotstar for pc.

Firsts thing is that there is not an official app available for desktop, so we need to do some ‘Jugad’ to use Hotstar on our pc.

Before I start discussing Hotstar download for pc, I want to share what is Hotstar for some reader who never uses Hotstar in their mobiles.

So let’ get started discussing what Hotstar is?

Hotstar is Indian largest and one of the best online streaming platforms where you can watch movies, TV shows, live cricket matches, and many things.

Maybe you think it is Hotstar free?

The answer is yes and no there are some content is free and you can watch it without paying anything but there are also some content, and if you want to view that content you must buy a premium plan of the Hotstar.

Hope you got an overview of this app and if you want to know more about Hotstar, then you can follow this link.

Now here are the main two ways to run Hotstar on pc first one is through the official website and another one is with an android emulator. Also here is one of the best screen recorder (du recorder) that you can use on pc.

So first let’s discuss how to download Hotstar for windows 7/8/10 pc.


Let’s get started.

Hotstar Download For PC Windows 7/8/10

As I discussed above is that there is not an official app of Hotstar available so we must use an android emulator to run this app on our pc.

So follow below step by step process to download and install a Hotstar app on your windows pc.

  • First, we need any best android emulator here I recommend you Bluesatck because this is stable and one of the best android emulator.
  • So download Blustack android emulator from his official website, or you can click on below download button.
  • Once you download the Blustack app on your pc, then double click on it and install it on your pc.
  • Now open that android emulator and open play store in that app.

click and open play store

  • Here you need to sign in with your Gmail account to start play store so sign with your Google account and start play store.
  • Now search for the ‘Hotstar’ in play store search bar and find the official app of the Hotstar in play store.

search for hotstar

  • Once you find the official app, then click on the install button and install in your pc.
  • If you are facing any problem during sign in to play store or cannot open play store, then you can download Hotstar Apk from below link


  • Once you download Apk on your pc, then click on three dots and select install apk.

install apk from pc image

  • On next step select Apk file that you download and install it on an android emulator as you install apps in your android phone.
  • Now close the play store and come into the home screen of the Blustack.
  • Here you can see the Hotstar app so click on that app and open it.
  • Now you can see the fullscreen option so click on it and done!

You can watch all the Hotstar show and live cricket on your pc very easily. Hope you understood all the process of the downloading and installing of Hotstart for pc.

Now if you are facing any problem with installing Hotstar then you can watch this video:

Use Hotstar Online Without Any Apps

Now if you don’t want to download any android emulator or any other apps and also you are ready to use Hotstar on pc.

Then follow this below step by step process to do it.

  • The first thing we don’t need any external app so we need to use the website version of Hotstar.
  • So go to the official website of the Hotstar. Click here to visit the website.
  • Now once you are on the official website of Hotstar on next step click on sign up button.
  • And sign up on that website and make sure you verify your email address and mobile number.
  • Now click on the home button and done! now you can use Hotstar app on your pc without any external apps.

Here if you want to watch cricket then you must but a premium of Hotstar.

Also if you just using Hotstar for cricket then you can also buy sports subscription on Hotstar it’s cheap and value for money.

I am also using sport premium and it’s really value for money.

Before you go and install Hotstar on your pc, here I discuss some features, pros, and cons of the Hotstar you can also read it.

Some Best Features of Hotstar

Here below I share some best features of Hotstar and how Hotstar different from any other online streaming app.

Let’s get started discussing some best features of the Hotstar.

  • The first and foremost feature of Hotstar you will get if you are using Jio internet then you can watch IPL and World Cup cricket free on the app.
  • In Hotstar you will find unlimited access to Bollywood movies, some are free, and some are premium.
  • Also, there are many Hollywood movies available on Hotstar app.
  • Another great feature of the Hotstar is you can easily watch all content on his official website you don’t need to download an app.
  • Same like youtube in Hotstar you can also select video quality according to your internet speed and even auto mode available here.

So these are some best features of the Hotstar and hope you found some interesting in these features.

Now let’s see some pros and cons of the Hotstar app.


Here are some advantages of Hotstar app:

  • The first thing is Hotstar has an attractive and interactive user interface in his mobile app.
  • They have an official website where you watch all the content without downloading the app.
  • You can watch IPL and World Cup on Hotstar for free (If you have a Jio connection).
  • Hotstar premium only charges you Rs. 199 and give you all access to online content.

Here are some disadvantages of Hotstar app:

  • There is not an official app of Hotstar available for desktop.
  • On Hotstar if you want to watch any English content, then you must buy a premium plan of Hotstar because most of the English content is not available for free on Hotstar.
  • Here on Hotstar there very few cartoons and anime movies or series available.

So In last if you found any mistake in this article or you are getting any problem during the installation then let us know in the comment box.

We will help you to solve your problem.

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