Netflix now on the XOOM

Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by BiGMERF, Jul 20, 2011.


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  2. tjreishus

    tjreishus Well-Known Member
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    Awesome! Tried it out and it works fine.
     
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  3. redshift1

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    Geeee... just after they started charging for streaming imagine that !!!!!
     
  4. flukeSG2

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    just saw this on xda, now I can finally FINALLY start watching Star Trek The Next Generation on my Xoom!
     
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  5. marctronixx

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    streaming was never free from netflix. you always had to pay for streaming.

    the only difference is they are splitting the physical DVD/BD rentals and streaming apart.


     
  6. Blasek

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    My main disappointment about the Xoom has now been fixed!
     
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  7. redshift1

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    I'll split the difference with you.

    They raised the price for streaming prior to enabling Xoom/Netflix functionality.

    http://blog.netflix.com/
     
  8. Bhelios

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    working like a charm - stock wifi xoom.

    Torchwood, season 1 down... incoming 85 episodes of Robotech: Macross Saga.
     
  9. i installed this apk on my wifes mytouch 4g and my daughters Optimus T (yes an optimus t) and it works 100 percent. lol
     
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  10. PSXBatou

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    Streaming has always been $7.99. They raised the price of getting physical media, not streaming.

    The new apk works great on my Xoom as well as my HTC Inspire 4g
     
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  11. jcash3

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    Is the video quality really bad for anyone else? It is so grainy that I cant read text that is on the screen.
     
  12. marctronixx

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    ive only used it on wifi (novatel mifi and home network) and what i usually see is low res for about 30 seconds-1 minute then its all good from there. even skipping ahead a bit works.
     
  13. mjf1

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    Not available in Canada yet for any Android devices, correct? .....coming soon.....
     
  14. marctronixx

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    true that.. some folks ive read are using proxies to test the app..
     
  15. it starts out like that for like the first 30 sec to a min.. But its clear
     
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  16. redshift1

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    You are correct my mistake!!!
     
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  17. vitapino

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    Where do I get the Netflix app for my xoom???
     
  18. Mitchrapp

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    Actually streaming used to be 8.99 until a few months ago and then the price was lowered. But happy days.
     
  19. Mitchrapp

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    Link in first post. Make sure you go to settings and check "allow non market apps to be installed" if you haven't already done so.
     
  20. bill.g

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    Works on my rooted motorola bravo.
     
  21. wjkrysak

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    works on my xoom. Added a nice feature to an already fine tab. cheaha bill
     
  22. 3devious

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    o_O I don't remember it being 8.99... No matter. It's still a decent value.
     
  23. it was 8.99 with one dvd. then they made it 7.99 with no dvd.. now its 7.99 no nd device at a time. you want a dvd nd 2 devices at a time. it jumps to 16.99, price gouging sons of bitches! i canceled
     
  24. spoonard

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    Is this not optimized for the Xoom? The picture seems very stretched out and extremely poor quality. I have a wifi only Xoom and a solid wireless-N connection.
     
  25. Teenyman

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    Finally! Thank you!
     

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