A Netflix Premium plan is required to watch 4K content on the Netflix app, and is available for an additional $4 charge outside of your Optik TV combo. Netflix account activation required. Offer subject to change.
Data consumption when using Netflix
When using Netflix, video quality directly affects data usage. Standard Definition (SD) uses about 1 GB per hour; High Definition (HD) about 3 GB per hour.; 4K uses about 7 GB per hour.
Adjusting the data usage settings within your Netflix account is the easiest way to control the amount of data used while watching Netflix. Data usage settings may only be changed from a computer, and will apply to all devices currently attached to your Netflix account.
Be aware of two factors:
Netflix has an
setting. If selected, Netflix will deliver the optimal quality setting based on the speed of your Internet connection. So if you have a very fast connection, Netflix will deliver a higher quality signal
If you upgrade your Internet speed, your data usage may increase. This is because the faster speed allows for a higher quality image, which in turn consumes more data
Manually selecting video quality and data consumption
To reduce data consumption, select a lower quality video image for casual or background viewing, and save the high-resolution settings for when quality matters most. Learn how to
You can control which profiles have access to certain maturity levels of Netflix content. Parental control settings may only be changed from a computer, and will apply to all devices currently attached to your Netflix account. You can configure parental controls at the
Once you sign back into Netflix on Optik TV, the newly-selected language preference will appear.
Note: the language preference for Netflix is independent of the language that has been selected for your digital box.
Subtitles and alternate audio tracks
To enable subtitles (or to select a different audio track) while watching Netflix, press the down arrow button on your Optik TV remote. Then select “audio/subtitles” and press “enter” when you have chosen the desired audio or subtitles.
If you are having trouble opening and playing back Netflix programming, exit and re-enter the app and retry your title
If this fails to resolve the issue, try rebooting the Digital box on which Netflix is failing to start