Earlier, it was a dream for many Netflix users to download and watch movies and TV shows offline on iPhone and Android. But, now you would feel happy to hear that you can now download & watch Netflix movies and TV shows offline in a case if got a long plane ride ahead or traveling in without internet.
Well, the feature available for iPhone and Android devices running iOS 9.0 or later and Android 4.4.2 or later version respectively. Well, Amazon and Prime Video is already offering this option for a year or so back. Even YouTube, the most-popular free video streaming app provides offline viewing of its videos. But, all we need is well-made contents, and Netflix is the boss of lots of amazing contents. So, without further ado, let me show how to download and watch Netflix offline on iPhone and Android to enjoy your favorite TV shows and movies on the go.
How to Download/Watch Netflix Movie or TV Episode Offline on iPhone and Android
Step #1. Launch Netflix app on your smartphone.
Step #2. Because not all titles are available for offline viewing you need to search for a particular title. You can tap on three horizontal lines (Menu button) on the top left of your screen and then tap on ‘Available for download’.
Step #3. Next, tap on movie or TV episode which you wish to download, after selecting the title look for down arrow next to the title, which means that it is available for an offline viewing, tap on it.
Step #4. Once the download is done you can view the downloaded videos offline under ‘My Downloads’ in the menu app.
Note: For Netflix TV shows, you need to download each episode and then tap on them to watch offline.
How to Choose Between Standard and High Video Quality in Netflix on iPhone/Android
Step #1. Tap on three horizontal lines (menu button) on the top left of your screen
Step #2. Look out for ‘App Settings’ and tap on it.
Step #3. Under the ‘Downloads’ tap on ‘Video Quality’ option.
Step #4. Choose ‘Standard’ or ‘Higher’ video quality.
Note: Higher video quality will eat more space on your app.
How to Delete Downloaded Movie or TV Episode from Netflix on iPhone/Android
As we mentioned above, each downloaded video will acquire certain space in your Netflix app, so time and again you need to delete those videos which you have watched already. Here is how you can delete them.
Step #1. Go to the Menu.
Step #2. Tap on My Downloads.
Step #3. Tap on Edit option visible at the top right corner of your screen. (Android users tap on the ‘Pen’ icon, visible at the top right corner of your screen).
Step #4. Tap the ‘X’ icon in red color to remove a particular title from your app.
How to Delete All Downloaded Movie or TV Episode from Netflix on iPhone/Android
Step #1. Go to Menu.
Step #2. Find App Settings by scrolling down.
Step #3. Tap on ‘Delete All Download’.
Step #4. You will be prompted to confirm your action, just tap on Delete and you will be done.
So, why are you waiting anymore? Just start downloading your favorite titles on Netflix and save them to watch later at your convenience from now on. Did you like the post? Do share with other Netflix users. Do not forget to give us your feedback in the commenting section or on Facebook, Twitter, and Google Plus.