How to Get Discovery Plus on Xfinity

By Novak Bozovic / September 13, 2021

Comcast's Xfinity has been expanding quite aggressively lately. After getting access to streaming apps such as Paramount Plus, Disney Plus, Peacock, and Pluto TV, it was recently announced that Discovery Plus is coming to Xfinity. Well, that has finally happened - so, let's talk about how to get Discovery Plus if you're an Xfinity user. Here's everything you'll want to know.

What Do You Need to Watch Discovery+ on Comcast's Xfinity?

Considering that Discovery+ is a Web-based subscription service, you need to meet certain requirements to access it. So, if you plan to watch Discovery+ on Xfinity, here's what you need.

As you can see above, the biggest requirement here is to be a user of Xfinity Flex. That's because Discovery Plus is currently available on Xfinity Flex only - even though Xfinity X1 systems will receive this streaming service "soon" (most probably in the coming months).

How to Get Discovery Plus on Xfinity?

If you meet the above-listed requirements, it's time to show you how to get Discovery Plus on Xfinity Flex. Make sure to go through the following steps.

Discovery Plus Sign-Up Landing Page
Choosing Discovery Plus Subscription Plan
Creating New Discovery Plus Account
Discovery Plus Interface on TV, Table, Smartphone and Laptop

Every time you want to stream something via Discovery Plus, you will need to launch this app on your Xfinity device. You can do that manually by pressing the Xfinity button and choosing 'Apps.' However, a faster way would be to say "Discovery Plus" into your Voice Remote, which will open the app automatically.

How Much Does Discovery Plus Cost on Xfinity?

Discovery Plus is a standalone subscription-based service, so it brings the same price across all of its supported devices. So even on Xfinity, you will get to pick from two subscription plans, as described just below.


No matter which Discovery Plus subscription you pick, you will get a 7-day trial. This seems like a generous offer, letting you test-drive the streaming service without any limitations. Also, that means you will be charged only after your trial ends.

What Other Devices Are Compatible With Discovery Plus?

You can watch Discovery Plus on up to 4 devices simultaneously. We're sure you have more devices in your home compatible with this streaming service, so here's where you can use it.

That would be all on how to get Discovery Plus on Xfinity. In case of any questions or doubts, know that we're here for you. So, don't forget to post your comment below. And lastly - thanks for reading, and enjoy using the new streaming service!

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