Netflix app for Android officially arrives on another 3 additional devices

Netflix app for Android officially arrives on another 3 additional devices
Needless to say that there are quite some happy Android users out there now that Netflix is finally available, but as we all know, its initial roll out was limited to a few select devices. Granted that there are some workarounds in getting it to run with other handsets, it's now officially available with another 3 additional devices.

The exclusive list of devices gaining access to Netflix’s app for Android include the original one and only Motorola DROID, LG Revolution, and the Casio G'zOne Commando – all of which are on Verizon’s lineup. Out of the bunch, it goes to show how much respect is given to the original Motorola DROID – especially considering that it’s one of the older, but still respectable Android handsets out there.

Still, it’s uncertain when other handsets will be getting in with the festivities, but if you simply can’t wait any longer, we’d suggest checking out the alternative routes out there. In fact, the process is much more simple than what you'd expect.

via Android Authority

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13 Comments

1. downphoenix

Posts: 3165; Member since: Jun 19, 2010

why the original Droid? Its old and out of date, there's newer, better handsets that can run this but they wont port, why?

5. WestwoodDenizen unregistered

Because it's running vanilla froyo (mmmm) so it takes zero effort to port apps to it.

2. dandirk unregistered

sweet I get netflix on my droid! Why I don't know, considering I would rather watch on my 60" at home.

3. bubba78

Posts: 57; Member since: May 23, 2011

I wish it was officially available for the Thunderbolt!!

20. LionStone

Posts: 1048; Member since: Dec 10, 2010

Yea there has to be somethin going on...its the perfect device...4g and a kickass kickstand,.wtf!

4. nb2six

Posts: 298; Member since: Apr 27, 2011

Grandpa (droid) can finally watch his shows lol

6. MorePhonesThanNeeded unregistered

People complain about the dumbest things, all it takes is a little thought before you start mouthing off. This is why some people tend to get into trouble speak without thinking about things first...let this be a lesson to you. I'm still on the 3rd lesson, so I'm not perfect either.

7. cc16177

Posts: 312; Member since: May 09, 2010

Whatchu talkin' bout willis?

8. vantenkiest

Posts: 316; Member since: Apr 20, 2011

still not working on the Droid Incredible 2 but the lg rev which came out yesterday is supported wtf.. and the casio really. and then hit back to the old ass droid 1 ... sigh my fiancee is getting pissed.

9. Lexicommonzero

Posts: 2; Member since: May 27, 2011

Still can't believe this isn't out for the galaxy s line, come on already, theyve sold over 2 million of then between the carriers, and they have identical specs, this should have been one of the first phones that this was released for.

27. zerovampire311

Posts: 42; Member since: Jun 22, 2009

C'moooon Xperia Play compatibility!

28. Negativism unregistered

A under two year old phone and their owners who don't fork out $600 every year for a new phone gets some respect.Take a lesson from Netflix Poopcap Plants vs Zombies developers.

29. Sathishkumar.V

Posts: 2; Member since: Jan 28, 2013

Why they specifically select these three phones. Is there any reason for that?

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