Movies, series, and documentaries that are on Netflix Watch the most subscribers via a smartphone, tablet or computer, but it is also possible to receive Netflix on TV. That is of course to be the most beautiful and relaxing. Nice to sit on the couch and look at your flat. We get almost daily questions within how you can get the easiest connection to your television. To answer these issues we, have put together a list all the options for you. Additionally, we also asked you for help, to show how you see yourself at Netflix.
In recent months, we have asked you how you to Netflix watching on television. Thousands of visitors let us know how they looked on TV to Netflix; via Apple TV, Chromecast HDMI cable TV, PlayStation, Xbox, Nintendo and other game console or another device. The results were revealing. It is clear that many people opt for the cheapest option: the direct connection of an HDMI cable for example between your PC and laptop and television. Behind them come the Apple TV (one in five people) and Chromecast (one in six people). Thus, these media players are by far the most popular devices for obtaining Netflix on TV. The consoles are often used for Netflix on TV. The PlayStation app is for instance very easy to use.
As indicated, the media players are frequently used. The best known is the Apple TV. Through this small device from Apple is very accessible to your movie you watch on TV via Netflix. Apple TV is a media streamer that you connect to your TV via an HDMI cable. Since September 2015 has been the Apple TV 4 on the market and, of course, is the fourth generation adapted to receive Netflix on TV.
Once you have connected the Apple TV to your TV, you can directly access the Netflix application. The Apple TV is provided a remote control that lets you operate the app. Next, you need to log in once to your Netflix account and then you can quickly scroll through the menu. And so you have Netflix on TV! Captions you can turn quickly with the remote control Apple TV. By holding the round button, you switch the subtitles on or off. In addition to Netflix, you can do with other Apple products, other files to Apple TV streaming and playback. For example, holiday movies and photos you’ve taken with your iPhone. The Apple TV will cost 79 euros.
Chromecast is Google’s version of Apple TV, and especially a lot cheaper. Also, you do not need HDMI cable, because it is built into the mini device. Since April 21, 2014, to buy the Chromecast in the Netherlands via various online shops, where for example, can be paid with PayPal. In September 2015 the new version of the Chromecast was launched Chromecast 2, with a new look.
If you use an Android smartphone or tablet, Chromecast can be an excellent solution to get Netflix on TV. Chromecast is a small dongle that fits in your hand. The tip has an HDMI output, which you must place on the television. For the current you can use a USB port on your television. Then the Chromecast therefore if you are on TV. The alternative is to connect it to a power outlet.
A quick installation, you can control the Chromecast from your tablet, laptop or smartphone. You launch the Netflix app and select a movie or series. In the Netflix app on your smartphone/tablet is a button (see image) which can then stream to the TV. From that point, you can Android device use again for other things, such as Whatsapp or composing a mail. A significant advantage of the Chromecast is that it only costs a few bucks and still delivers good quality Netflix on TV!
The Cheapest Option
More reasonable solution to play Netflix on your TV is to purchase an HDMI cable. You can, for example, connect the HDMI cable to your laptop and then the other end to the TV. The prices of HDMI cables vary widely. You have very expensive cables, but also good affordable cables.
What is a disadvantage of using HDMI cables to get Netflix on your TV that you can make your laptop no use while watching such as a movie? When Chromecast example, though. You then use Although your phone or tablet, but once you turn on the Chromecast takes this device the task of playing on the phone or tablet.