An interesting functionality is included in smart downloads. Hope you know enough about Netflix.
One of the reasons I pay a lot for my mobile phone deal every month is that I don’t want to worry about what content I want to download in advance for my smartphone so I can consume offline later.
Netflix is making more and more decisions
I can occasionally determine what I want to eat now – over the next few hours (e.g. during a long train journey) my decision about my desire for entertainment is one step ahead. I can not always trust the mobile network in Germany during the train journey. But that’s why chapters or pictures Netflix Download, it has not arrived yet! (I’m looking forward to the random button, with which I no longer have to think.)
This is a promise: the random button for Netflix is coming this year
Netflix Initial Death “Downloads for You”
To get the actual title: Netflix Expands its feature called “Smart Downloads” and makes the decision completely for you. The streaming provider is very confident in its approach. Depending on your taste, the background content with active wifi connection should be automatically downloaded and prepared for offline consumption. You only need to decide how much storage space you want to allocate to this plan: 1, 3 or 5 GB.
“We are pleased to introduce downloads for you. Anyone who chooses this new feature will automatically download the series or movie with suggestions based on their taste, ”said Patrick Fleming, Netflix Product Innovation Director. “We want to make it even easier to find the next new favorite series or movie, whether you are connected or not.”
In principle, the whole feature should be available for this feature, so it is not limited to Netflix sources. Some topics are loud Tech Crunch However, downloads are limited under the Licensing Act. Currently, this functionality is only available in the Android app, but later it will run on iOS.
Netflix: Smart downloads have long been a part of usage
Incidentally, this does not change smart downloads, but rather expands them. So far, Netflix has been able to automatically delete already watched episodes to free up storage space or pre-download the next episode when it ends offline.