Binge’s standard plan just got more expensive

The Foxtel-owned streaming service has increased its prices for the first time.

Alex Choros
Group Reviews Editor
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July 04, 2022
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Streaming service Binge has increased the price of its standard plan from $14 per month to $16 per month. This price rise impacts both new and existing subscribers. While new customers will pay the increased rate from today, existing subscribers on the standard plan won't be hit with a higher fee until their first monthly bill after August 6.

Binge Price

Binge's two other plans are unaffected, with pricing holding firm at $10 per for the basic plan and $18 per month for the premium plan. Here's now pricing and inclusions compare across Binge plans:

Plan
Monthly price
Video quality
Devices

Binge Basic

$10

SD

1

Binge Standard

$16

HD

2

Binge Premium

$18

HD

4

Today's news marks the first time Binge has increased prices since it launched in May 2020. Sibling streaming service Kayo also increased its prices recently, however.

The price increase means Binge is still cheaper than Netflix's standard plan, which now goes for $16.99 per month with similar inclusions. Stan's standard plan is still cheaper, however, at $14 per month. Amazon Prime Video is the cheapest mainstream service available locally, billed at $6.99 per month with no tiered options.

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Alex Choros
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Alex Choros
Alex Choros is the Group Reviews Editor for Clearlink Australia's local websites - Reviews.org, Safewise, and WhistleOut - and the Managing Editor for WhistleOut Australia. He's been writing about consumer technology for over eight years and is an expert on the Australian telco sector, to the point where he knows far too many phone and internet plans by heart. He also contributes to Gizmodo and Lifehacker, and makes regular appearances on 2GB. Outside of tech, Alex loves long hikes, red wine, and death metal.

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