BARC Nielsen in its Edition 9 of TV + Smartphone consumption report titled ‘How are Media Habits Changing as India Enters Week 9 of the Lockdown’ has revealed the Top Original OTT series, Syndicated Series, Movies, and Video News channel streamed on OTT platforms in recent times (25th April – 16th May).
Top Video News Channels in recent times on Smartphone
As per BARC Nielsen data for Video News channels streamed From April 25th to 16th May on YouTube, JioTV, Hotstar, MX Player & Zee5 Aaj Tak dominated on the digital front as well bagging the number 1 position.
ABP stood second, with India TV at 4th, Zee News at 5th, BBC Hindi News at 6th, NDTV at 7th, TV9 Telugu at 8th, Rajasthan Patrika at 9th, and NDTV at 10th position respectively.
Top Movies in recent Times on Smartphone
BARC Nielsen data based on content from Amazon Prime, Hotstar, MX Player (online), Netflix, Voot, Zee5 From 25th April to 16th May reveals that Amazon Prime Video and Disney+ Hotstar content dominated with 9 titles in the Top 10 belonging to APV and Disney+ Hotstar. Netflix had a lone title Extraction in the Top 10 at 4th position.
Baaghi 3 bagged the top position, with Thappad at 2nd, Angrezi Medium at 3rd, Extraction at 4th, Bala at 5th, The Lion King at 6th, Avengers Endgame at 7th, Bhoot Part One – The Haunted Ship at 8th, Jumanji: The Next Level at 9th followed by Joker at the last position at 10th.
Top Original Series in recent times on Smartphone
As per BARC Nielsen data based on content from Amazon Prime, Hotstar, MX Player (online), Netflix, Voot, Zee5 From 25th April to 16th May, Mastram from MX Player bagged the first position.
This was followed by Paatal Lok at 2nd, Hundred at 3rd, Money Heist at 4th, Ek Thi Begum at 5th, Four More Shots Please at 6th, Special Ops at 7th, Never Have I Ever at 8th, Bhaukaal at 9th, and XXX at 10th.
Top Syndicated Series in recent times on Smartphone
BARC Nielsen data based on content from Amazon Prime, Hotstar, MX Player (online), Netflix, Voot, Zee5 From 25th April to 16th May reveals the varying interests of smartphone users with Top 10 seeing presence of mythological shows and at the same modern age syndicated series.
Mahabharat on Disney+ Hotstar bagged the first spot. This was followed by Size Matters at 2nd, Kavita Bhabhi at 3rd, Charm Sukh at 4th, Mahabharatam at 5th, Doraemon at 6th, Mona Home Delivery at 7th, RadhaKrishn at 8th, Yeh Rishta at 9th, and Right or Wrong at 10th.