Pluto TV is the Best Free Streaming Service of 2021 (Cordie Awards 2021)





Once again, Pluto TV earned the title of Cord Cutters News readers’ favorite free streaming service in our annual Cordie Awards. Pluto TV earned 45.4% of the vote to take first place when we surveyed our readers to ask about their favorite services, devices, and content from the year.

Pluto TV took 45.4% of the votes and we weren’t surprised to see this service take first place again. ViacomCBS has been adding new channels and titles to this free service all year, along with updating the channel guide with new features to make the app more user friendly.

The Roku Channel came in second with 23% of the votes. This year, Roku has invested in its free streaming service by adding shows that previously streamed on Quibi and launching all-new Roku Originals.

Tubi came in at 13%, followed by IMDb TV at 11.5%, Plex at 2.4%, Hoopla at 1.7%, Kanopy and Crackle both at 1.2%, and Xumo, STIRR, and Redbox rounding out the free services.

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