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Netflix was the leader in TV streaming service, largely replacing cable for many subscribers around the world. They offer a large selection of television shows and movies, with a library exceeding 20,000 feature items.  Netflix has many original series, providing even more content to their subscribers.

The Good

  • Large viewing selection
  • Free trial
  • Affordable price

Large Library Selection

Netflix has over 3,600 movies and 800 TV series available for viewing for their subscribers.

Low Monthly Price 

Netflix has managed to maintain relatively reasonable monthly prices, charging $9.99/month.  If users want to stream on more than two devices they can pay $11.99/month plan.

Unlimited Streaming/Multiple Users

Netflix users can access their entire range of shows with unlimited streaming and can have multiple users streaming at any given time.

30-day Free Trial

Netflix offers a free, month-long trial which allows potential subscribers full access to their services.

Customized Accounts and Controls

Subscribers can set up separate accounts for multiple viewers, including kids. This allows for parental controls to screen for inappropriate content.

Predictive Recommendation System

Netflix has an algorithm that recommends movies and TV shows related to content the user has previously watched.

Netflix has a large list of benefits to their service.  They blazed the trail for streaming TV, and have an amazing selection for their subscribers.  As a part of their robust library, there is a great selection of Netflix Original Series, such as "Orange is the New Black", and "House of Cards".

In addition, the monthly price for Netflix subscribers is extremely reasonable, at $9.99 per month. Potential customers have the ability to try Netflix's services free for 30 days before signing up.

The Bad

  • Long wait periods
  • Content changes
  • Viewing quality

Fluid Streaming

Netflix adds and removes content from their library all of the time. That means a favorite movie or television show is not guaranteed to always be available to stream.

Viewing Quality

Netflix needs high internet speeds in order to function at its best.  Also, HD is available with Netflix's Standard and Premium packages, and Ultra HD is only available on Premium.

Long Waiting Periods

With some of your favorite shows that are currently on air, subscribers may have to wait months or even a whole year before a series is made available.

Netflix does have a ton of great features but they also have a few drawbacks to their services.  Mainly, subscribers have to wait to watch new seasons of popular tv shows. Also, movies and shows are frequently rotated, which means favorites will not always be available.  You may be watching a show one day and it won't be available the next.  Also, you have to pay more monthly for a higher viewing quality.

The Bottom Line

Overall, Netflix is generally more affordable than other providers, commercial free, plays in stunning HD, and offers a free trial period for potential subscribers to test out their services. In addition,  Netflix has several great original series, an excellent recommendation algorithm to help you find TV shows and movies that you'll love, and the capability to create different user accounts along with parental controls.  The main drawback is streaming quality and having to wait for new seasons of current hit TV shows.

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December 11th, 2018 Front Royal, VA DETAILS
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Most of the great shows, none of the commercials. And the skip intro option is genius .

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Darius Williams
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definitely my number one streaming go to service. Netflix is coming out with a lot of premium content

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Alora
December 10th, 2018 Gilbert, AZ

Netflix has a wide variety of shows and movies. There is definitely something for everyone. It is easy to use and canceling subscription is not difficult. The only downside is how addicting it is since it is so easy to continue watching!

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Mildred Carter
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I. Love. Netflix. It's something that despite it's monthly price, I still use on a consistent basis. Theres always SOMETHING to watch and honestly sometimes I feel overwhelmed by all of the choices that I can pick from.

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Netflix is easy, and affordable! Their customer service is great

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I really enjoy Netflix. I like that I don't have to leave my house to find a movie I would like to watch. I always can find something that interests me. I have also really enjoyed some of the series made specifically for Netflix

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Sav
December 10th, 2018 Alpine, UT

Netflix is an awesome way to find your favorite movies and find new ones to watch too. However netflix doesn’t have as many tv shows as I would like.

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jessie
December 10th, 2018 Alpine, UT

Netflix is the bomb.com. What a great thing it is. Amazing christmas shows, and super reliable.

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December 10th, 2018 Alpine, UT DETAILS
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I think Netflix gets a gives you a good amount of movies and shows for the price. They are easy to use and load up on the phone or other electronic device.

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Annika Mikkelson
December 10th, 2018 American Fork, UT

It’s nice to just sit down and watch some of my favorite TV shows on Netflix. Obviously doesn’t have everything, but it works for me!

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December 10th, 2018 Queen Creek, AZ DETAILS
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I LOVE NETFLIX! Netflix is very reliable, and organized. I am always able to find all my shows and it doesn't glitch very often. They are up to date on the latest and oldest shows. They have numerous Netflix originals that are very interesting. They have something for every age group too! There is a kids category, as well as documentaries, teen shows, movies and much, much more! One complaint I would have is that they are taking some of my favorite shows off soon, but other then that, I highly recommend Netflix for your viewing pleasure!!

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NETFLIX IS A SLEEZY COMPANY FOR SURE. Yes they increased the price last year,..and WHAM,..another year and it is increasing again. Plus adding the tier system to suck even more money out of you FOR SOMETHING YOU GOT BEFORE THE TIER SYSTEM SO JUST ANOTHER MONEY GRAB ON THEIR PART. I just turned on my netflix and a big sign says increase, agree or cancel. WHAT THE REALLY SLEEZY PART IS THEY HAVE BLOCKED ME EVEN THOUGH I HAVE PAID MY BILL AND AM GOOD TILL END OF JAN. SO THEY ARE FORCING ME TO ACCEPT THE INCREASE,....NOW,......AND WILL NOT GIVE ME ACCESS TO MY SERVICE UNTIL I AGREE OR CANCEL. THIS IS SO BAD. WHY DO I HAVE TO AGREE TO ANYTHING,...NOW,...AND WHY ARE THEY BLOCKING ME UNTIL I DO. BBB HERE I COME. NETFLIX ALSO TOOK AWAY ALL REVIEWS. REVIEWS FOR SHOWS WHICH HELPS TREMENDOUSLY......OR HEY,...PERHAPS THEY DO NOT WANT OTHERS TO SEE THEIR BAD REVIEWS,....DAAAAA AS I AM SURE THIS INCREASE WAS PLANNED. NETFLIX SHOULD NOT BLOCK ME AND MY SERVICE,...AT ANY TIME,...AND SHOVE THEIR INCREASE DOWN MY THROAT,...AS I HAVE PAID FOR IT AND THIS IS A GARBAGE COMPANY BECAUSE OF THIS. HOW ABOUT SOME FREAKING INTEGRITY HERE RATHER THAN THE SLEEZE!!!

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Cori Jacobsen Ollerton
December 10th, 2018 Alpine, UT DETAILS
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I watch alot of videos through Netflix. I love the large amount of options it provides. It is easily organized and I find shows quickly.

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Grace Durrant
December 10th, 2018 Pleasant Grove, UT DETAILS
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Netflix is so amazing. With a monthly prescription one can watch as many shows as he or she would like. They are entertaining and so lovable.

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December 10th, 2018 American Fork, UT DETAILS
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wow netflix is so great! it’s an easy app to use and perfectly priced. you get all the amazing old shows and all new originals perfect for the family and something i will never regret getting

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Aubrie Burr
December 10th, 2018 Pleasant Grove, UT DETAILS
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I watch netflix when ever I’m bored and it’s great! I can watch a ton of different shows where ever I go

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December 10th, 2018 Sandy, UT DETAILS
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Netflix has awesome original content! I also love that they release the who series at once instead of one episode per week. I'll always be a Netflix customer!

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Netflix is also of course, but it’s frustrating when they take away popular TV shows.

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Very inexpensive way to get access to a lot of content. Lots of stuff I would never consider watching though.

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I mean, come on. It’s Netflix. Great selection (for the most part) and their holiday movie selection is boppin. (On par with hallmark channel, even!) If you don’t have Netflix, well, that sucks for you. You’re missing out on some great, close to cringey, heartwarming moments.

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Kenadee Barker
December 10th, 2018 Alpine, UT

I really like Netflix I love all the shows that are one it! But sometimes I don’t like it because they don’t put more popular shows on and if they do it takes a long time to get them.

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Elli
December 10th, 2018 American Fork, UT

I love Netflix it has some of the best and funniest shows out there and I love that it has professionally recorded musicals that you usually can’t find in other places.

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Stella Lima
December 10th, 2018 American Fork, UT DETAILS
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I basically live watching Netflix. There are so many options to choose from and it’s nice not having to buy each thing you want to watch. My favorite time is during Christmas because that’s when all the cheesy good chick flicks come out.

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Steve McGarrett
December 10th, 2018 Alpine, UT

Netflix is life! I can binge and love all the new shows that come. However, there are some shows that need to come back (man vs wild) and if Hawaii 5-0 goes off I will be livid

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Mikayla Gibson
December 10th, 2018 American Fork, UT

I love using Netflix! Netflix is very accessible and easy to use. My one recommendation is to not take off loved shows and to put more classics on.

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Netflix is a wonderful place to catch up on favorite shows and movies. It has a wonderful selection of shows and genres to choose from, which provides a lot of variety for different customers. With all of the different shows to be watched on Netflix it’s a great place to discover new shows to watch! It’s an affordable price which doesn’t break the bank so that is a definite plus! The only downside is that it does have a lot of poorly made shows and films and films with very strong content, do that is something to be wary of if you have children.

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Samuel
December 10th, 2018 Alpine, UT

Netflix is a great way to watch your favorite movies and tv shows whenever you want. Although I don't own it, I wish I did and all of the times I have used it it's been great.

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December 10th, 2018 Sterling, UT DETAILS
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This company is amazing for dates and chilling. alltho the good movies are gone. Still a reliable place to watch movies thought.

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December 10th, 2018 American Fork, UT DETAILS
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i’m a pretty big fan of netflix, they have pretty consistently good stuff. it kinda sucks when they take certain series’ off or a movie isn’t available, but they have a good variety of things to choose from.

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Melissa Carreno
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Netflix provides awesome service, with some good movies/shows. haven't had to deal with customer service yet, but i guess that's a good thing.

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Tiffany Barton
December 6th, 2018 Tempe, AZ DETAILS
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LOVE LOVE LOVE!!!!!! Best bang for your buck i got rid of cable because this has the shows i like the movies i watch and their Netflix originals are AMAZING!!!!

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Matthew Carbaugh
December 6th, 2018 Herndon, VA DETAILS
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Absolutley love Netflix! Been subscribed since they were sending new releases via mail. It has been fascinating and enjoyable to watch this company grow and evolve into the media entertainment power house it is now. Would like to see more education content.

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Tara Jones
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Awesome value for the price. They have great selection of shows and make good suggestions based on your viewing history.

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Linda Quach
December 5th, 2018 Gilbert, AZ DETAILS
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Love love love this company great prices and i always get what i need asap. i would recommend place to anyone- great support and help

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Dee Farquharson
December 5th, 2018 Washington, DC DETAILS
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They took off Murder, She Wrote and King of the Hill. I understand licensing (barely.) but I LOVED THAT SHOW! Although, they did Forensic Files to it, so it kinda balances out.

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Kaitlyn George
December 5th, 2018 Vienna, VA DETAILS
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Have used this over the past 10 years, back to when it was a DVD subscription service. Has always been the best!

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Mia Hernandez
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I love Netflix completely they have a great variety of movies and shows kind of wish it was as cheap as it use to be but its still affordable with the price changes foe what your getting

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edward reese
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cant go wrong with Netflix. great original content that really gets everyone talking and still has many classics and new movies keeping you entertained for hours.

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December 5th, 2018 Vienna, VA DETAILS
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Netflix is great! However, I would like to see newer movies added more frequently.

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Ryan
December 5th, 2018 American Fork, UT DETAILS
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Netflix is such an awesome service! I love the wide selection of movies and television shows! They always have something that I want to watch! It’s not too expensive and has all of my favorite shows!

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