SVOD, TVOD and AVOD Business Models
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SVOD = Subscription VOD

Consumer pays a subscription fee (usually by a monthly rate) for watching with no limits.

The prime example is Netflix.

TVOD = Transactional VOD

Consumer. pays each time for the content they choose to watch. Usually there are two options - rent and buy.

The prime example is FandangoNOW.

AVOD = Advertising VOD

Consumer is allowed to watch content for free with advertisements placed throughout the watch period.

The prime example is Tubi TV.


Many streaming services have a combination of two or even all three of SVOD, TVOD and AVOD models.

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