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Sony Xperia Z2 watch Netflix offline

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Sony Xperia Z2 watch Netflix offline

Hello,

 

I have a Sony Xperia Z2 and I'm not able to download Netflix series.

The download button doesn't shown.

 

Android-version: 4.4.2

Netflix verion: 4.16.3

 

How can I download Netflix series using the Netflix app on the Sony Xperia Z2?

 

Thanks in advance for any assistence!

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Re: Sony Xperia Z2 watch Netflix offline

Have you checked all these options?

https://help.netflix.com/en/node/55672



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Re: Sony Xperia Z2 watch Netflix offline

After looking further.

Apparently Netflix downloads are only compatible with devices certified for HD viewing.

A list of devices are here.

https://help.netflix.com/en/node/23939#netflix-in-hd3

Under "Netflix in HD"

And you can read about download limitations here:

https://help.netflix.com/en/node/54816

 

Note in the first subsection

"*Android devices must be able to stream Netflix in HD to select video quality. Visit our article about Android for more information about HD-capable models."

 



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Re: Sony Xperia Z2 watch Netflix offline

Hello Viridis,

 

Thank you for the feedback.

 

https://help.netflix.com/en/node/55672

-> Tried all these suggestions; didn't solve the issue

-> Sony Xperia Z2 is certified I guess (I can use the play store)

 

https://help.netflix.com/en/node/23939#netflix-in-hd3 -> "Netflix in HD"

-> Sony Xperia Z2 is in the list

 

https://help.netflix.com/en/node/54816

-> Supported Android version and Netflix version is used

 

I would like an answer from Sony.

Is Netflix offline supported for the Xperia Z2?

If no.

Why?

Will it be supported in the future?

If yes

How?

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Re: Sony Xperia Z2 watch Netflix offline

I contacted Netflix who weren't much help. I found once I did a factory reset of my tablet, I was able to use the offline function.