Disney+ Was Downloaded 3 Million-Plus Times on 1st Day

Fans watched 1.3 million hours of Disney+ content, according to Apptopia

Despite some early technical difficulties, Disney+ still racked up millions of viewers in the 24 hours following its highly anticipated launch.

After launching early on Tuesday, the app for Disney’s new streaming service was downloaded 3.2 million times in its first day, according to data shared by app tracking firm Apptopia on Wednesday morning. Nearly 89% of those downloads came from the U.S., while the rest stemmed from Canada (9%) and the Netherlands (2%). Disney+ is expected to launch in other major markets like the U.K. in 2020.

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Sean Burch

Sean Burch

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