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Everything You Need to Know about Netflix Downloads


In 2016, Netflix announced that anyone with a Netflix subscription is able to download movies and TV shows for offline playback since June. It appeals to most Netflix lovers as this feature is really good news for users to get out of the trouble situation that in the past, they can only watch movies and TV shows online or watch Netflix videos with unreliable internet access. When the feature comes out, it means that you can download Netflix movies and shows and watch them on the airplane of the long trip or other places where have limited internet. To download videos from Netflix, there is something you need to know about Netflix downloads. What the information you have to know will be mentioned as below. Besides, a detailed guide to download movies and TV shows from Netflix will also be introduced in this article.

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What are Netflix Downloads Restrictions?

First and foremost, you need to know what kind of devices is available to download videos on the Netflix app. Netflix states that the Download feature is available on devices as below:

  • * An iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch running iOS 9.0 or later, or
  • * A phone or tablet running Android 4.4.2 or later, or
  • * An Amazon Fire tablet running Fire OS 4.0 or later, or
  • * A tablet or computer running Windows 10 Version 1607 (Anniversary Update) or later, and
  • * The latest version of the Netflix Apple iOS, Netflix Android, Amazon Fire, or Netflix Windows 10 app

NOTE: Some Chromebook and Chromebox models may be able to download the current Netflix app for Android from the Google Play Store and use the downloads feature.

According to your Netflix account, the maximum number of devices you can download titles is different. If you have a Basic plan account, you can stream and download videos on one device only. The Standard plan allows you to stream videos on two devices at the same time so you can also download videos on two phones or tablets. The Premium plan can support at most 4 devices to stream in high definition simultaneously and lets you download titles to four devices.

Though Most of Netflix’s most popular titles and original content are available for download, Netflix has limited its download library. Only the content which is shown in “Available for Download” can be downloaded for offline watching and the number of the title you can download is a maximum of 100 titles on a single device. Besides, you should have enough storage space to store those video files. How much space you need to download Netflix videos depends on the video's duration and quality. Netflix sets downloads to standard video by default, you can choose the quality as HD resolution in settings if your device is HD supported and your subscription allows you to stream Netflix videos with HD resolution.

How do I Download Netflix Titles?

Since Netflix offers the feature of downloading movies and TV shows for offline viewing, the “Available for Download” section is added under the Menu button simultaneously. Click the “Available for Download” section and have a glance at the titles that are downloadable, find the movies or series you need and directly click the download icon to store them to your device. Once the titles are downloaded, you can access them in “My Downloads”. Please note that all the downloaded videos can only be played on the Netflix app of the device on which they are downloaded.

One more important thing you need to know is that the downloaded videos have an expiration time which is varied by titles. According to Netflix’s rule, Netflix offers time-limited titles and it will show you a remaining time when the downloads will expire in less than seven days. So please pay attention to your downloads as some of the titles would be expired in 48 hours after downloading.

How to Keep Download from Expiring?

Due to the limitation from Netflix, you will no longer able to watch your downloads when the videos are expired from Netflix or your Netflix account is closed. You will concern about how to keep the downloads from expiring and search for a method to watch the downloads after expiring. Here we would like to provide you a solution to save Netflix downloads on your device, which allows you to watch Netflix downloads even the subscription expired.

TunePat Netflix Video Downloader is a tool, which supports downloading Netflix movies and TV shows, to help you keep Netflix downloads on your device forever. You can get all your Netflix videos downloaded quickly. Beside, TunePat supports to download in different quality (Low/Medium/High), which is alike to download standard and high definition videos from the Netflix directly. At the same time, considering that you will download foreign videos, TunePat can save multi-language audio tracks and subtitles, letting you enjoy the videos smoothly.

How to Download Netflix Videos with TunePat?

TunePat has a user-friendly interface and is easy to use, it can download Netflix videos within four steps. In the following article, we will show you how it is easy to download Netflix videos with TunePat.

Key Features of TunePat Netflix Video Downloader

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TunePat Netflix Video Downloader

  • okDownload movies and TV shows from Netflix.
  • okSupport downloading the HD Netflix video.
  • okKeep audio tracks and subtitles.
  • okDownload Netflix with fast speed.

Step 1 Run TunePat and Sigh in Your Netflix Account on TunePat

Double click to launch TunePat, if it is the first time that you are using the program, you need to sign in Netflix. Enter any word into the searching line, a window will pop up, asking you to login Netflix with your email and password.

sign in netflix

Step 2 Set Output Video Quality and Download Location

Click Settings button on the top right corner, here you can set the downloads quality as Low, Medium, and High. Besides, you can also choose the download location.

setting

Step 3 Search for the Netflix Videos You Want

TunePat supports to search for Netflix videos by two ways, you can input the keywords of the videos for searching, TunePat will display all the related titles for you, go through those titles and find the video you need. The other way is to copy the video’s URL from Netflix web player to TunePat, which lets the program find the exact videos you need directly.

past video URL to tunepat

Step 4 Start to Download Netflix Videos

After finding the videos, click the download icon to start downloading directly. If you are downloading TV shows, you need to select the season and episodes exactly. All of them will be added to download queue. Once the videos are downloaded, you can check the history by clicking "Library" option.

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Conclusion: “Available for Download” feature is popular with most Netflix users, letting users have the chance to watch Netflix movies and shows in a different situation. To download Netflix videos, you should learn well about Netflix downloads, including the condition on which you can download Netflix videos, what kind of videos you can download, and how do you get the downloads.

This article has shown the main information that you should know about Netflix downloads and the most important thing is how to keep the downloads from expiring. Instead of downloading the videos from the Netflix app directly, we recommend you to download Netflix movies and shows with TunePat, which is a powerful program to save Netflix videos on your device forever.

Video Tutorial: Two Ways to Download Netflix Videos with TunePat

Note : The free trial version of TunePat Netflix Video Downloader enables you to download video in low video quality. You can unlock the limitation by purchasing the full version.