Netflix is often touted the best online streaming service among the many options available. It is considered the best all-round service for streaming movies and TV shows on your computer, laptop or other supported devices. Netflix also delivers crisp picture quality and has a fair price considering the quality of its services. It offers a month-long free trial for customers who want to check the quality and quantity of the channels of the service and to see if they are happy with it before paying the subscription fee.
Netflix is available on a range of devices, including tablets, smartphones, HDTVs, laptops, Blu-Ray disc players and even gaming consoles. Some of the popular supported devices include Apple TV, Chromecast, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360 and One, Roku and others. But of course, as the title of this article suggests, you want to know to how to get the service on PlayStation 3. So, we’re going to get right down to business and tell you how to get it on you gaming console.
The Playstation 3 is popular because of its internet connection options and built-in Wi-Fi connectivity which lets the players connect to services like Hulu, Netflix, and naturally, online gaming. Netflix released applications for the platform in 2010, which lets the subscribers stream the service directly from the console. Here’s how to start streaming Netflix on your gaming console:
To start streaming Netflix, you must make sure first subscribe to the service. If you don’t have one, you can sign up for it for a monthly fee of $9.99 (SD), which will allow you to stream unlimited movies and TV shows.
Once you have subscribed for the service through their website, you need to connect your PlayStation 3 console to the internet.
After you sign in with your PlayStation 3 account, you need to go the TV/Video services from the Home menu where the Netflix app icon is available. In case you don’t remember your PlayStation Network account details, the console can provide you instructions to reset your password. You can also choose the ‘Auto Sign-In’ option to stay logged in to the PlayStation Network for future convenience.
After you are done, just select the Netflix app which will require your Netflix account information, like your e-mail ID and password. Enter the details and you are done. You are now connected to the Netflix service through your PlayStation 3.
As you can see, it doesn’t take much for you to set up Netflix on your PlayStation 3. Just follow the steps and you’re good to go.