Netflix has finally joined the likes of Spotify and Amazon Prime with the update that will finally allow subscribers the ability to download TV episodes and movies that are available on Netflix to their tablet, phone or computer to watch later—with or without an internet connection. The company still offers DVD delivery and Streaming, Downloading is new!
In a world where we are increasingly connected, in most cases it’s not hard to find internet. The other scenario is where you find yourself with a connection that can not handle the bandwidth of Netflix streaming. Subscribers get very irritated with screens like this:
There are also the unfriendly internet dead zones like airplanes, subways or grandma’s house this feature will be heaven. For parents this feature will allow them to download multiple shows for the kids to watch on vacation. This will mean a lot more quiet hours in the car on those long trips.