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Redbox® Instant by Verizon FAQs
  1. What is Redbox® Instant by Verizon?

    Redbox Instant by Verizon is a movie service that brings you Hollywood’s newest releases, along with a rich catalog of popular movies. You can watch movies on disc and by streaming over the Internet on your computer, mobile device or home entertainment device. 

    With a monthly subscription, you can enjoy unlimited streaming* of thousands of popular movies. Plus, you can reserve four new-release DVDs (or Blu-ray Disc™ for an additional cost) from Redbox kiosks.

    Without a subscription, you can still use Redbox Instant by Verizon to reserve a DVD or Blu-ray Disc for pick up at your local Redbox kiosk.

    *Data charges apply.

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  2. What are the benefits of Redbox® Instant by Verizon?

    With Redbox Instant by Verizon, you get:

    • DVDs or Blu-ray Discs™ and online streaming through one platform at a low price

    • Access to thousands of movies (new and classic) whenever and wherever you want, using the devices you prefer, at home or away

    • The power of the Verizon network for streaming movies

    • The convenience of picking up and returning the latest releases at more than 42,000 Redbox kiosks nationwide

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  3. How much does Redbox® Instant by Verizon cost?

    There are three different service options for Redbox Instant by Verizon:

    • Monthly subscription service for $8/month (first month free) includes—

      • Unlimited streaming of popular movies
      • Four monthly DVD credits to more than 42,000 kiosks nationwide
      • Option to upgrade to Blu-ray Disc™ credits for an additional $1/month

        Note: After the one-month free trial ends, the $8/month subscription fee will be automatically charged to the credit card you enter when you register for Redbox Instant by Verizon.

    • Unlimited Streaming Option for $6/month – Includes unlimited streaming of popular movies.

    • Video On-Demand (Prices vary) – Individual VOD movies for rent or purchase. Charges depend on what content you choose. No monthly subscription is required.

    Note: Any subscription, rental or purchase option will require payment by credit card.

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  4. Which devices does Redbox® Instant by Verizon support?

    Redbox Instant by Verizon works with most of the following types of devices:

    • Windows® computers
    • Macintosh® computers
    • Apple® iPhone®, iPad® and iPod® Touch devices
    • Android™ phones and tablets
    • Internet-connected Samsung® TVs, Blu-ray Disc™ players and home theater systems
    • LG Smart TVs
    • Google™ TV devices
    • Xbox 360 gaming console
    • Roku®
    • Playstation®3

    Android is a trademark of Google, Inc. Use of this trademark is subject to Google Permissions. Apple, iPhone, iPad and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. "SAMSUNG" is a trademark of SAMSUNG in the United States or other countries. Unauthorized use or duplication of these marks is strictly prohibited by law. Google and the Google logo are trademarks of Google, Inc. Windows is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the United States and other countries.

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  5. Where can I get Redbox® Instant by Verizon?

    Redbox Instant by Verizon can be accessed directly from the Redbox Instant home page, through the Redbox Instant app. You can download the app from Google Play™ or the Apple® App StoreSM.

    Google and the Google logo are trademarks of Google, Inc.  Apple is a registered trademark of Apple Inc.

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  6. What are the data charges associated with Redbox® Instant by Verizon?

    Data charges will be based on your current plan. To view your data plan, go to the My Plans and Services page in My Verizon.

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  7. Will purchases that I make from the Redbox® Instant by Verizon app be displayed on my wireless bill?

    No, Redbox Instant doesn’t currently offer an option to charge a purchase to your Verizon bill. You’ll need to use a credit card to make a purchase through the app.

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  8. Who can I contact with any questions concerning Redbox® Instant by Verizon?

    You can find assistance through the following methods:

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Last Modified: December 12, 2013