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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.
Netflix has over 3,600 movies and 800 TV series available for viewing for their subscribers.
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.
Netflix users can access their entire range of shows with unlimited streaming and can have multiple users streaming at any given time.
Netflix offers a free, month-long trial which allows potential subscribers full access to their services.
Subscribers can set up separate accounts for multiple viewers, including kids. This allows for parental controls to screen for inappropriate content.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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Love the opportunity to watch what you are interested in and also the cost for being able to do so.
Great content. No commercials. I like that you can binge things and that their original content is released all at once. Only negative is that the things I like tend to migrate to another service. Wish they were the same quality they were before.
Netflix is great. I have only had trouble streaming a couple times. I am happy with the tv selection on Netflix but I think the movie selection could be better. A lot of movies I want to watch are never on Netflix. I wish more movies could be added.
Netflix has been a great alternative to cable. It is affordable, and gives endless hours of entertainment. They could do better with their western selection, but I really do enjoy a lot of the options they have.
I absolutely love Netflix and don't really know anyone who doesn't. It takes up so much of my time because they always have so many great movies and tv shows I love. I have found so many great shows I didn't even know about just browsing through Netflix. While it is a huge time waster, I just love it.
Netflix has a decent selection of TV shows, however their movie selection is slim, and it takes quite a while for them to add new release movies or television shows.
Netflix is great. They have a wide variety of movies and television series available and they are adding more all the time. I also like that they have made it much easier to search for what you want than it used to be. That is a big improvement.
i have had netflix for several years, one of the things i love is i can watch it everywhere! i have the app on my phone and tablet so when im stuck waiting i can catch a fun show, the cost is reasonable the variety is great,
Life consuming fun. I love it. The only problem is I am so busy watching movies that I get absolutely nothing else done. Everyone should try Netflix.
Since we don't have cable (ie: we don't want to pay for cable), Netflix is usually our source for movies and TV viewing. We appreciate the wide variety of genre, particularly children and family rated shows, and being able to filter by rating. One downside is having to wait for each year's series to be available for viewing.
Netflix is one of my main sources of entertainment and I'm happy to say that Netflix always delivers. Though it may not be as "on-demand" as other providers, it's always expanding and updating its library of shows and movies. It's also helpful that the user interface is incredibly easy as well. Of all the streaming services I have used I can honestly say Netflix is by and large the best.
What a great product! Affordable, great variety and very entertaining!
I have no complaints with the function of Netflix. I hope the prices don't increase anymore. I enjoy the variety of shows and movies. I enjoy Netflix originals.
Loved the shows but it would be nice to have a little more of the popular shows
Netflix is a great streaming site. They have a variety of shows and movies that appeal to all demographics. The website is user friendly and I love that each person on an account can't create their own page with personal preferences. A Netflix subscription is affordable and it is easy to change account settings.
I really enjoy Netflix. The options for TV series are really good and there is always something to watch. The movie selection isn't great but it is getting much better. I like that you can download for when you are traveling but I don't like that it doesn't seem to give me that option on my surface pro 3 which is both a laptop and a tablet. I can download things from my phone though which I guess is alright.
Netflix is great! There are a lot of good shows to watch... also, there are a lot of random shows. Netflix always works great for me. I wish they would have more shows that I'm familiar with.
We've had Netflix for quite awhile and we really like it. We definitely get our money's worth from the amount that our kids watch it. I don't even know why we bother having any hard copies of movies because they would rather watch the shows Netflix has. They also much prefer using Netflix over Amazon, although Amazon and Netflix seem to flip-flop with who has certain shows, so we'll occasionally use Amazon more when the show they're into changes to them. I wish that there was a way to get rid of certain shows that show up on the kids' profiles, as of now I just have to tell them which ones they can watch and which ones they can't (last I checked there wasn't a way to do this, maybe this has changed). I feel like a lot of the adult selection is just trash, but we've found some good stuff here and there (and maybe that is more Hollywood than Netflix?).
Netflix's quality has gone down over the past few years in my opinion. I really enjoyed that when Netflix came out that I was able to order movies and stream them. I did not like when they removed that and increased their prices. Overall since them increasing the price I have slowly faded away from Netflix. I prefer other streaming options. And the last straw was when they removed Scrubs from their library. Some of the best T.V. out there and its no longer in their library.
Netflix is affordable and has great entertainment for my grandchildren and the adults.
Netflix is affordable and has a great selection of shows. I really like the Netflix originals. Netflix puts entire seasons up at one time, which is great if you're into binge watching, but the biggest downside in my opinion is that you can't keep up with current shows as they come on with Netflix.
I love Netflix! I love that they keep adding new options and switching out old ones. Some of their new specifically netflix series are great!
For the price, it's tough to beat what Netflix provides. The only 'complaint' is that it sometimes takes a long time for Netflix to update series. But that's minor. I would like to see more show be added as well, but again, that's a small gripe for a killer service.
We do not have a current television providers, so Netflix is our main viewing experience. I appreciate all of the kid-friendly content they provide. However, I do not like the continuous streaming to the next episode and would appreciate an option to turn that off.
Netflix has a fairly good selection of shows; we enjoy watching them together as a family.
I love netflix! There is a lot of different shows and they're always adding new ones. The only bad thing is they sometimes removes shows.
Netflix has been an awesome product. 9/10 because there are still other media options I would love to see there.
I have enjoyed using Nextflix to catch up on old show series. It is easy to use. I have enjoyed the number of movies they have available. I would like to see some of the newer movies available to watch. For service it provides the price of Netflix is great.
I love Netflix, it is very user-friendly and has allowed me to stay up to date with all of my favorite tv shows. My only complaint is how only a few people can be on the same account at once, so it sometimes limits my screen availability.
I think that Netflix is very well priced for all that they give you, while I am upset that they have gotten rid of some of the shows I have absolutely loved watching, they are still bringing well worth what I am paying for their service. I am not a fan of their "recommended for you" section and don't think I have every watched anything from that listing.
Price is just right, and they add new titles every month. It seems to just get better and better!
Great, nothing else to say. I have had Netflix for 3 years now and it has been a great experience.
I really enjoy Netflix and its diversity. I also enjoy the ease of use and NO commercials!!! I also enjoy that entire tv series are on there and stay on there. I only wish that Netflix could air episodes as they air on tv, that way I don't have to wait for the whole season to come out. Also, I wish there were more selections of disney movies! I think it would be nice too if you could filter your preferences more, that way I don't have rated-R movies and tv shows popping up on my recommendations.
I spend more time surfing than actually watching. I feel that the content is not refreshed enough and 95% of the movies are old movies most people don't want to watch.
Takes too long to update tv series. Honestly, tired of "recommendation because you watched", too many repeats. Update of library takes forever and a day it seems like. Need more selection of children movies.
I have been with netflix for a while. Please update your selection of movies. The movies you offer are so outdated. I have been getting better results by downloading movies online. I only keep Netflix because I didn't have Comcast. Now I do. But I would still like to keep your service IF you UPDATE YOUR MOVIE SELECTION. PLEASE!!!
I've been a Netflix customer for over 2 years now. Great service and for $5 a month you really can't beat the price. My wife and I mostly use it for our Apple TV. My only complaint with Netflix is the movie selection, it's not the greatest. But the TV show selection is second to none.