Disney +: Start in Germany, Telekom confirms problems – current in games


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Disney + started in Germany: The apps are available for download. Membership gives users access to more than 500 films, 350 series and 25 exclusive originals. Disney Plus had already published the program for the Germany launch in the run-up to activation. Disney + is available for 6.99 euros per month. Deutsche Telekom customers secure an attractive deal – and receive Disney + "free" for six months. There are currently problems here: Due to the high demand, Telekom has not yet been able to activate all orders.

The Disney + launched in Germany and other European countries. The apps have been available for smartphones, tablets, game consoles and smart TVs since that night. You start the downloads from the respective app stores. Disney Plus is regular for 6.99 euros a month or 69.99 euros a year available. Prior to activation, the streaming service was subscribed to with a discount. Deutsche Telekom also put together an attractive deal for customers with a magenta tariff. This gives users the opportunity to try Disney Plus "free" for six months. After that, the service costs 5 euros per month. The Telekom offer is valid until May 19, 2020.

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Telekom: Customers are waiting for a registration link

The ran Disney + starts in Germany via Telekom not entirely without problems. Due to the high demand, Telekom was not yet able to activate all orders. Anyone who signed up for the deal should receive an email or an SMS with the registration link. The majority of customers sent the activation link in good time, telecoms spokesman Malte Reinhardt assured t-online.de. For some customers, however, this could take a little longer.

PC Games has received an email that customers are currently receiving, but activation has been delayed. "Due to the very high demand, it can unfortunately take some time before you receive the order confirmation," says the company. "We will then send you a registration link by e-mail or SMS. You can use this link to create a user account with Disney +. You can use it to enjoy all Disney + content for 6 months at no extra charge," says the e- Mail on. The customer does not have to take any further steps. For Disney + registered telecom customers, you should keep an eye on your email and SMS mailboxes.

Start with reduced streaming quality

Disney + starts today in the UK, Ireland, Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria and Switzerland. In France, the streaming service will start on April 7th. "In the current situation, to ensure the smooth functioning of the broadband infrastructure in the face of increased consumer demand from Disney +, the streaming service will use the entire launch Reduce bandwidth by at least 25 percentDisney announced at the launch.

At the start, users have access to over 500 films, more than 350 series and 25 exclusive originals. The Disney + program the company had already published in the run-up to the market launch.

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