No. If you have an active Netflix account, which currently costs £6 per month, then you can view video content instantly on your PlayStation 3 system.
The quality of the video that you're watching using Netflix depends on the speed of your internet connection. Faster connections may give you better image quality. For more information about your internet connection speed and ways to increase your connection speed, please contact your Internet Service Provider.
Yes. First, launch the Netflix app on your PlayStation 3 system. Select "No" when you're asked if you have a Netflix account and then press (X button). Follow the on-screen instructions to create a new Netflix account. After signing up, you will be able to watch video content on your PlayStation 3 system during the free trial period. You will need a valid credit card to sign up for the free Netflix trial. For more information, visit http://www.netflix.com and click on the Free Trial Info tab.
Yes. Additionally, your PlayStation 3 system must be signed in to PlayStation Network in order to use Netflix. This means that Netflix will not be available on PlayStation 3 systems when PlayStation Network is down for maintenance.
No, the PlayStation 3 system does not download the content all at once. When you choose to watch a Netflix title, the PlayStation 3 system streams the movie over the internet, generally starting playback in 30 seconds or less.
There are currently over 12,000 movies and TV episodes available to watch with more being added every week. How many titles can I watch? As long as you have an unlimited Netflix subscription you can watch as many titles as you like.
Netflix movies can be watched on your PC while on the Netflix website or on your TV via the PlayStation 3 system. Movies cannot be copied or transferred to other devices.
Yes. The parental lock feature allows filtering of age rated Blu-ray Discs and DVD content. Controls need to be set on the Netflix account page in order to filter age-rated Netflix content. The Parental Controls of the PlayStation 3 system will not affect Netflix Instant Watch titles.
Yes, you can fast forward and rewind movies on Netflix using the left and right directional buttons.
Yes. Some Netflix Watch Instantly content is available in HD (1080p) resolution if you have a fast enough internet connection. The quality of Netflix Watch Instantly content is largely dependent on the speed of your internet connection: the faster your connection, the higher the resolution will be. If you have specific questions about streaming Netflix online content or image quality relative to internet connectivity speed, please contact Netflix support on 0800 096 6379 or visit the Netflix contact page here.
You are allowed to have up to six different devices activated on your Netflix account at any given point. These devices may include PlayStation 3 systems, computers, etc. Activation takes place automatically when you login to Netflix using a PlayStation 3 system.The option to deactivate a Netflix ready device is available here.
No. There are no adverts in any of the Netflix titles that are streamed to your PC or TV via a Netflix Ready Device.