Netflix vs Hulu

In-depth comparison, February 2019

Netflix vs Hulu: Movies, Video & TV Comparison

Netflix

netflix.com
5.6
Overall Score
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Hulu

hulu.com
4.5
Overall Score
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Netflix vs. Hulu: Pros and Cons of Each
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CONS
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Netflix vs. Hulu: Comparison Summary
Advantage
Netflix
Criteria
Hulu
Advantage
5.6
Overall Score
Overall Score
4.5
Overall Score
5.0 stars – See brand >
Brand Popularity
4.0 stars – See brand >
Advantage
Netflix
Shipping & Returns Policies
Hulu
Advantage
Unlikely
Returns & Exchanges Policies
Unlikely
Yes
International Shipping Policies
Unlikely
Advantage
Netflix
Payment Options
Hulu
Advantage
Yes
Apple Pay Support
Unlikely
Yes
PayPal Support
Yes
Google Pay Support
Unlikely
Unlikely
Debit & Prepaid Card Support
Yes
Unlikely
Amazon Pay Support
Yes
Advantage
Netflix
Discount Policies
Hulu
Advantage
Unlikely
Price Matching Policies
Unlikely
Unlikely
Official Coupons Support
Unlikely
Unlikely
Availability of Sales and Promotions
Unlikely
Unlikely
Student Discount Policies
Unlikely
Unlikely
Military Discount Policies
Unlikely
Unlikely
Senior Discount Policies
Unlikely
Unlikely
Birthday Discount Policies
Unlikely
Unlikely
Competitor Coupon Policies
Unlikely
Unlikely
Coupon Stacking Policies
Unlikely
Promo Code Support
Unlikely
Black Friday Page
Unlikely
Unlikely
Cyber Monday Page
Unlikely
Advantage
Netflix
Customer Service Features
Hulu
Advantage
Loyalty Programs
Unlikely
Yes
Gift Card Support
Yes
Unlikely
Money-back Guarantee Policy
Unlikely
Social Media Presence
Yes
Pricing Information
Unlikely
Yes
Contact Information Availability
Yes
Advantage
Netflix
Financing Options
Hulu
Advantage
Unlikely
Affirm Financing Support
Unlikely
Unlikely
Afterpay Financing Support
Unlikely
Unlikely
Bread Financing Support
Unlikely
Unlikely
Klarna Financing Support
Unlikely
Sezzle Financing Support
QuadPay Financing Support
Advantage
Netflix
Website Features
Hulu
Advantage
Yes
Website Security & Privacy Policies
Yes
Mobile App Availability
Advantage
Netflix
Marketing Programs
Hulu
Advantage
Yes
Affiliate Programs
Yes
Advantage
Netflix
Other Features
Hulu
Advantage
Unlikely
Ethical Practices
Unlikely
Netflix
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Netflix vs. Hulu: Comparison Details

Best Free Use Support – Winner: Netflix
Does Netflix support free to use?
Yes

Last reviewed November 22, 2018. Read all 2 free to use reviews.

Does Hulu support free to use?
No

Last reviewed November 27, 2018. Read all 2 free to use reviews.

Best Website Security & Privacy Policies – Tie
Yes

Last reviewed March 30, 2018. Read all 2 website security & privacy reviews.

Yes

Last reviewed January 7, 2019. Read all 2 website security & privacy reviews.

Best Money-back Guarantee Policy – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 28, 2018. Read all 2 money-back guarantee reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed September 26, 2018. Read all 2 money-back guarantee reviews.

Best Pricing Information – Winner: Netflix
Yes

Last reviewed September 29, 2018. Read all 2 price transparency reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed September 26, 2018. Read all 2 price transparency reviews.

Best Returns & Exchanges Policies – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 29, 2018. Read all 3 free returns & exchanges reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed August 1, 2018. Read all 3 free returns & exchanges reviews.

Best Price Matching Policies – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed July 31, 2018. Read 1 price matching review.

Does Hulu offer price matching?
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 26, 2018. Read all 2 price matching reviews.

Best Official Coupons Support – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed October 2, 2018. Read all 2 official coupons page reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed September 26, 2018. Read all 2 official coupons page reviews.

Best Availability of Sales and Promotions – Tie
Does Netflix offer sales?
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 28, 2018. Read all 2 sales reviews.

Does Hulu offer sales?
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 26, 2018. Read all 2 sales reviews.

Best Student Discount Policies – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 20, 2018. Read all 2 student discounts reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed September 25, 2018. Read all 2 student discounts reviews.

Best Military Discount Policies – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed January 20, 2019. Read 1 military discounts review.

Unlikely

Last reviewed December 8, 2018. Read 1 military discounts review.

Best Senior Discount Policies – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 11, 2018. Read all 2 senior discounts reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed May 18, 2018. Read all 2 senior discounts reviews.

Best Birthday Discount Policies – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 29, 2018. Read all 2 birthday discounts reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed September 26, 2018. Read all 2 birthday discounts reviews.

Best International Shipping Policies – Winner: Netflix
Yes

Last reviewed September 28, 2018. Read all 3 international shipping reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed September 26, 2018. Read all 3 international shipping reviews.

Best Loyalty Programs – Tie
No

Last reviewed November 28, 2018. Read all 2 loyalty programs reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed October 27, 2018. Read all 2 loyalty programs reviews.

Best Gift Card Support – Tie
Does Netflix offer gift cards?
Yes

Last reviewed November 27, 2018. Read all 2 gift cards reviews.

Does Hulu offer gift cards?
Yes

Last reviewed October 27, 2018. Read all 2 gift cards reviews.

Best Affiliate Programs – Tie
Yes

Last reviewed January 23, 2019. Read all 3 affiliate programs reviews.

Yes

Last reviewed January 23, 2019. Read all 3 affiliate programs reviews.

Best Apple Pay Support – Winner: Netflix
Does Netflix accept Apple Pay?
Yes

Last reviewed September 28, 2018. Read all 2 Apple Pay reviews.

Does Hulu accept Apple Pay?
Unlikely

Last reviewed May 4, 2018. Read all 2 Apple Pay reviews.

Best Competitor Coupon Policies – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 28, 2018. Read all 2 competitor coupons reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed September 20, 2018. Read all 2 competitor coupons reviews.

Best Coupon Stacking Policies – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 29, 2018. Read all 2 coupon stacking reviews.

Does Hulu allow coupon stacking?
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 26, 2018. Read all 2 coupon stacking reviews.

Best PayPal Support – Tie
Does Netflix accept PayPal?
Yes

Last reviewed April 17, 2018. Read all 2 PayPal reviews.

Does Hulu accept PayPal?
Yes

Last reviewed August 9, 2018. Read all 2 PayPal reviews.

Best Google Pay Support – Tie
Does Netflix accept Google Pay?
Not rated yet.
Does Hulu accept Google Pay?
Unlikely

Last reviewed December 5, 2018. Read all 2 Google Pay reviews.

Best Mobile App Availability – Tie
Does Netflix offer mobile apps?
Not rated yet.
Does Hulu offer mobile apps?
Not rated yet.
Best Social Media Presence – Tie
Not rated yet.
Not rated yet.
Best Debit & Prepaid Card Support – Winner: Hulu
Unlikely

Last reviewed June 15, 2018. Read all 2 debit & prepaid cards reviews.

Yes

Last reviewed December 5, 2018. Read all 3 debit & prepaid cards reviews.

Best Promo Code Support – Tie
Does Netflix offer promo codes?
No

Last reviewed June 22, 2018. Read all 2 promo codes reviews.

Does Hulu offer promo codes?
No

Last reviewed June 22, 2018. Read all 2 promo codes reviews.

Best Affirm Financing Support – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 29, 2018. Read all 2 Affirm financing reviews.

Does Hulu accept Affirm financing?
Unlikely

Last reviewed July 13, 2018. Read all 2 Affirm financing reviews.

Best Afterpay Financing Support – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 29, 2018. Read all 2 Afterpay financing reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed September 26, 2018. Read all 2 Afterpay financing reviews.

Best Bread Financing Support – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 29, 2018. Read all 2 Bread financing reviews.

Does Hulu accept Bread financing?
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 26, 2018. Read all 2 Bread financing reviews.

Best Klarna Financing Support – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 29, 2018. Read all 2 Klarna financing reviews.

Does Hulu accept Klarna financing?
Unlikely

Last reviewed September 26, 2018. Read all 2 Klarna financing reviews.

Best Contact Information Availability – Tie
Yes

Last reviewed July 9, 2018. Read all 2 contact information reviews.

Yes

Last reviewed July 9, 2018. Read all 2 contact information reviews.

Best Teacher Discount Policies – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed July 15, 2018. Read all 2 teacher discounts reviews.

Unlikely

Last reviewed September 11, 2018. Read all 2 teacher discounts reviews.

Best Black Friday Page – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed November 21, 2018. Read all 2 Black Friday ad reviews.

Does Hulu offer Black Friday ad?
Unlikely

Last reviewed November 21, 2018. Read all 2 Black Friday ad reviews.

Best Cyber Monday Page – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed November 20, 2018. Read all 2 Cyber Monday ad reviews.

Does Hulu offer Cyber Monday ad?
Unlikely

Last reviewed November 22, 2018. Read all 2 Cyber Monday ad reviews.

Best Ethical Practices – Tie
Unlikely

Last reviewed January 23, 2019. Read all 2 ethical practices reviews.

Does Hulu support ethical practices?
Unlikely

Last reviewed January 22, 2019. Read all 2 ethical practices reviews.

Best Amazon Pay Support – Winner: Hulu
Does Netflix accept Amazon Pay?
Unlikely

Last reviewed February 2, 2019. Read all 2 Amazon Pay reviews.

Does Hulu accept Amazon Pay?
Yes

Last reviewed February 8, 2019. Read all 2 Amazon Pay reviews.

Best Sezzle Financing Support – Tie
No

Last reviewed February 6, 2019. Read all 2 Sezzle financing reviews.

Does Hulu accept Sezzle financing?
No

Last reviewed February 8, 2019. Read all 2 Sezzle financing reviews.

Best QuadPay Financing Support – Tie
No

Last reviewed February 6, 2019. Read all 2 QuadPay financing reviews.

Does Hulu accept QuadPay financing?
No

Last reviewed February 8, 2019. Read all 2 QuadPay financing reviews.