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#3211682 - 12/09/13 08:22 PM Netflix or hulu
ram_man Offline


Registered: 03/15/13
Posts: 1928
Loc: southern mo
Which do you guys prefer?
I know netflix on the basic plan you can use the service on two TV's is that the same deal on hulu? Pros and cons?
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#3211687 - 12/09/13 08:28 PM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
Donald Offline


Registered: 03/21/04
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Try Netflix for free for the first month? Isn't it a free trial?

Unsure about HULU.

Netflix use to (2 years ago) have many old movies and not too many recent ones.
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#3211694 - 12/09/13 08:38 PM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
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Registered: 04/19/10
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I don't consider them competitors. Netflix is predominantly in the streaming movie business (with some TV available, but typically a season behind), whereas Hulu is predominantly in the streaming "current" TV business.

If you need to stream the latest movies, use Amazon or Vudu.
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#3211698 - 12/09/13 08:43 PM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
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Registered: 03/02/13
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Loc: The Midwest
In my opinion: Hulu pushes recently aired TV shows shown on over the air networks. If you missed an episode of say Modern Family, Hulu is for you.

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#3211708 - 12/09/13 08:52 PM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
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Registered: 04/13/13
Posts: 3403
Loc: FL, USA
Hulu will have the newer stuff, Netflix has a lot of movies, and some TV shows. Having said that, I love my Netflix! Plus I dont want to watch most of the newer khrap thats on TV now.


Edited by gregk24 (12/09/13 08:53 PM)
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#3211734 - 12/09/13 09:24 PM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
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Registered: 06/01/11
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I have Netflix, Hulu, Crunchyroll, and Amazon.

Between the four of them I have most movies and series covered.

The only one I'm missing really is HBO.

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#3211735 - 12/09/13 09:25 PM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
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I love Netflix. I HATE Hulu, more because of the UI interface than anything else. I think it's a pain in the [censored] to navigate, it's always been a struggle to find anything.
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#3211748 - 12/09/13 09:39 PM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
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#3211759 - 12/09/13 09:52 PM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
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I prefer netflix. plus hulu started having short commercials even with a paid membership. so I ditched hulu
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#3211786 - 12/09/13 10:21 PM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
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Registered: 02/26/13
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Loc: Illinois, USA
I mainly watch movies, so Netflix is for me. they offer Top Gear too laugh
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#3211807 - 12/09/13 10:50 PM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
Rand Offline


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hulu has ads.. dealbreaker even with paid.
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#3211860 - 12/09/13 11:55 PM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
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Registered: 09/24/12
Posts: 1089
Loc: VA
It depends what you're looking for. They both offer very different entertainment. I got rid of cable TV and rely solely on streaming internet for TV. I have both. If you are a cable subscriber then you really have no need for Hulu.


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#3211875 - 12/10/13 12:08 AM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: Texan4Life]
Kuato Offline


Registered: 10/23/05
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Originally Posted By: Texan4Life
I prefer netflix. plus hulu started having short commercials even with a paid membership. so I ditched hulu


That in itself makes Netflix the winner, for me.
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#3211956 - 12/10/13 05:22 AM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
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Registered: 02/03/06
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Loc: MN
I do the free Hulu, and pay for Amazon Prime.

Works great for us!
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#3211971 - 12/10/13 06:33 AM Re: Netflix or hulu [Re: ram_man]
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Registered: 06/24/04
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We have both. I prefer Netflix just because Hulu doesn't have anything I watch (like Top Gear, many shows on Discovery Channel, etc). My wife watches some stuff on Hulu like some of the hour-long primetime dramas.
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