ANALYSIS | What could Disney+ cost you once it arrives in SA? Our TV expert takes an in-depth look

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Disney+ will launch in South Africa in 2022.
Disney+ will launch in South Africa in 2022.
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When The Walt Disney Company launches its Disney+ video streaming service in South Africa in winter 2022, the Mouse House will have made a thorough price point sensitivity calculation for the market. However, it's not yet known what exactly the price for Disney+ will be.

Last week South Africans finally got a local launch date for the country, a year and a half after Disney+ launched in the US and in other markets around the world. 

Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Chapek said that Disney+ would launch in South Africa in "summer 2022", which means winter 2022 in Africa, which starts from June.

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