Netflix for Windows 8 – Rebuilt for Touch

  • October 14, 2012

Netflix Windows 8Netflix has released its app for the upcoming Windows 8 OS. The popular video streaming app has apparently been completely re-built for Windows 8, optimising it’s tiled layout and battery saving accelerated graphics capabilities.

Neflix Windows 8, Built to touch.

The focus for Netflix Windows 8 has definitely been on touch screen devices devices, like the upcoming Surface tablet and new smart-phone range soon to hit the stores, this is evident right from the home screen where you pinch to zoom out  and see the whole catalogue, the whole experience is much more gesture based.

The Netflix app for Windows 8 is available is free, but a monthly subscription will need to be paid to view streaming movies and tv shows.

Windows Surface

The windows Surface is rumoured to be released at the end of this month (October), with a price tag still yet to be announced, it is set to coincide with the release of the new Windows 8 operating system,