A pre-roll ad on Hotstar is a 6-10 second non-skippable video ad that automatically plays before the video stream starts, on both mobile and desktop.
The maximum duration of a pre-roll ad will depend on the objective chosen by you.
- Brand awareness and traffic objective - up to 6 seconds
- Impact objective - up to 10 seconds
You can add a lead gen form to your Pre-Roll ad to dive sign ups and leads. To know more about this variation, please reach out to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
When should I use this ad format?
Pre-roll video ads are a good choice if you'd like to spread the word about a new product, promote specific offers or deliver segmented messages.
What are the creative specifications for this ad format?
1920 × 1080 (16:9)
Upto 6 seconds (brand awareness, traffic)
Up to 10 second (impact)
Max File Size
Max. 24 characters
Pro tip: Place logos only in the top left corner, leaving a margin of 30px from the top and 30px from the left.
What are the available targeting options?
The targeting options for a pre-roll ad will depend on the marketing objective selected by you:
Demographics, Geography, Interest, Devices, Mobile Carriers or Custom Audience
Demographics, Geography, Interest, and Devices