How to Stream Netflix Videos from Your PS3 to a TV

A great way to stream Netflix videos straight to your TV is using a PlayStation 3 gaming console. A high-speed internet connection coupled with the console’s high definition capabilities give you the ideal setup for streaming Netflix content. The only thing you will need is a Netflix account.


Read on, as this article provides you with step-by-step instructions for streaming Netflix videos from your PS3 to a television.



Step#1: Connect Your PS3 to the Internet

Before you start using Netflix, you will have to set up your network settings to ensure that your PS3 can be connected to the Internet.

Step#2: Create a Netflix account

You will need to log in to your Netflix account. However, if you do not have one, sign up by clicking on the ‘Not a Member?’ link. You get a completely free 30 day trial to see if the service is for you.

Step#3: Download the Netflix app

From the home screen, navigate to the TV/Video Services section and select the Netflix icon. If you’re not already on the home screen, hold the PS button in the middle of your controller, select Quit, then select Yes to return to the home screen. Select Yes when presented with: “To use this feature, you must download software. Do you want to download now?” The Netflix app will now begin downloading. If you don’t see the Netflix app in the TV/Video section, download from the PlayStation store. Select the Store, go to Apps, select Movies/TV, and then Netflix.

Step#4: Sign in

Once the app is installed, select Sign in on the Netflix home screen. Then enter your e-mail and password. Your device is now connected to your Netflix account. Simply select what you want to watch and enjoy.

Follow the steps mentioned above and you will be able to stream Netflix videos from your PS3 to a TV with utmost ease.

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