Some Samsung good TVs and Roku streaming units will not have the ability to stream Netflix from December 1. In line with a press launch from the US streaming big, a few of Samsung’s 2010 and 2011 good TVs gained’t be supported from this month. “We’ve got notified all impacted members with extra details about different units we help to allow them to preserve having fun with Netflix uninterrupted”, the corporate mentioned in an announcement lately.
Netflix additionally mentioned that customers additionally gained’t have the ability to stream the service on previous Roku sticks, together with the 2050X, 2100X, 2000C, HD Participant, SD Participant, XR Participant and XD Participant. The corporate claims that it’s all the way down to ‘technical limitations’ and has mentioned that solely a small variety of individuals can be affected – they usually have already been notified, ladbible.com reported.
The event was earlier revealed by Samsung, who launched a press assertion final month, saying: “This variation will influence choose 2010 and 2011 Samsung Good TV fashions that have been bought within the U.S. and Canada. Affected units will obtain a notification reflecting this modification. All different Samsung Good TV fashions produced after 2011 can be unaffected by this modification”.
Samsung didn’t specify precisely which fashions could be affected, solely that prospects have been notified. “For shoppers with these fashions, there are nonetheless many different units supported by Netflix that may be linked to a Good TV in an effort to entry the app. So long as you may have one of many supported units, like a sport console, streaming media participant, or set-top field, you’ll nonetheless have the ability to watch Netflix in your TV”, mentioned the corporate.
Moreover, older Vizio good TVs can even lose Netflix. In line with a Vizio consultant, technical limitations will forestall the streaming service from engaged on some Vizio good TVs with Vizio web apps that have been bought round 2012 to 2014.
With inputs from IANS