The Office has left Netflix, along with its popular spin-off Parks and Recreation. They got a new streaming home called Peacock, a late-comer in the streaming world that coming in hot: it’s got sitcoms like Modern Family and Brooklyn 99, the upcoming Premier League and a juicy free-to-watch offer.
And yes Peacock does come with a premium that has a bunch of cool features. If you’re considering joining Peacock, before you make up your mind, check out the guides below to try Peacock Premium for free.
Table of contents
- Price plans for Peacock TV
- How to get Peacock Premium for free or cheaper
- How to watch Peacock TV outside the US
Price plans for Peacock TV
While most of the streaming platforms shut their doors on free users, Peacock remains one of the few who still offers a free-to-watch plan. It’s true that you can watch for free, but if you want more exclusive contents, say WWE and the whole 9 seasons of the Office, you’ll need to upgrade your plan.
And there’re currently three tiers of cost in Peacock TV:
- Peacock Free – More than 7,500 hours of free content, with ads
- Peacock Premium – Access to everything on Peacock for US$4.99/month or US$49.99/year, with ads
- Peacock Premium Plus – Access to everything for US$9.99/month or US$99.99/year, without the ads on most contents
Compared with other major platforms, Peacock TV is one of the cheapest services you can get right now.
How to get Peacock Premium for free or cheaper
If you’re not so sure about Peacock Premium, you can try it for free before you buy.
1. Sign up for free trial
Both Peacock Premium and Premium Plus come with a 7-day free trial. To get it, all you need to do is go to Peacock TV and sign up for a Premium plan. You can take advantage of this period to decide whether you should stay Premium. You can keep the Premium after the trial, or if you think it’s not worth it, just switch back to the free plan anytime you want.
2. Get free Premium with Xfinity and Cox
While AT&T users can get free HBO Max, Peacock has the same program as well. If you’re an existing Xfinity or Cox user, you might be eligible for full access to Peacock Premium for free.
Basically every Xfinity Internet plan comes with an all-time-free Peacock Premium, you just need to link your Xfinity account to the Peacock one and you’re good to go. And the same applies to Cox.
To see if you’re eligible for this offer, simply go to the Peacock Premium page and choose your Internet provider.
3. Get Peacock Premium deals with a promo code
If you can’t find any free deals on Peacock Premium, you might want to use some promo codes to slash the cost. And if you’re tired of searching or don’t know where to begin, you can use Coupert to do that automatically.
Coupert is a powerful browser extension that helps you find and verify promo codes automatically. It also gets you cash back on basically every order.
Here’s how to use it:
- Add Coupert to your browser.
- Go to the Peacock Premium page. In the top-right corner of your browser, click the Coupert icon and you’ll see all the available promo codes.
4. Score free Premium with American Express Platinum
If you’re an American Express Platinum cardholder, you’re in luck. Amex is now reimbursing their clients for streaming services. You can get up to $20 in credits each month when you use the Platinum card to subscribe to the following services: Peacock, Audible, SiriusXM and The New York Times.
If you don’t have an Amex Platinum, sign up now and claim the free perks.
5. Get Peacock premium free trial code by playing monopoly
If you’re a regular at Albertsons or Safeway, you might know that they’re promoting the monopoly mobile game. The game is now offering Peacock Premium as one of the prizes. Every time you purchase specific items in these two stores, you get a game ticket.
If you don’t know how to participate, simply follow the guide in this video:
How to watch Peacock TV outside the US
Despite the many benefits of Peacock, it’s only available to US viewers. So is there a way you can watch free Peacock from anywhere? Of course there is. If you’re not in the US but also want to enjoy the Office and WWE, you can use a VPN to access Peacock TV from anywhere.
We’ve tested several VPNs and these are the ones that unlock Peacock TV: