Netflix has added a new feature to its TV apps that allows users to choose from different options to customize the size and style of subtitles to make them more comfortable for viewers.
The content platform in ‘streaming‘ already allows the customization of subtitles for its web version with the ‘Subtitle Appearance’ feature, which enables the user to change the font, size, shadow and background color of the subtitles.
Now, the company has also added subtitle customization feature for the TVs. With this update, users will be able to choose how to view subtitles directly, without having to change them from the web.
Specifically, as he has collected TechCrunch, subscribers will be able to choose the size of the letters between small, medium and large. They will also be able to choose the styles and colors in which the subtitles will appear. Netflix offers the default white text option, but also includes white text on a black background, black text on a white background, and yellow text on a black background.
To configure the subtitles, it is enough for the user to access them regularly and select the options that appear at the bottom of the screen.
This new feature is now available to all users globally. In this way, it is facilitated possibility of improving and adapting the display of subtitles according to the preferences of each usersomething useful for, for example, cases of subscribers with visual problems.
Mistakes that should not be made when using a Netflix account
Get the most out of downloads
Despite the fact that today there are unlimited mobile data plans and that many public spaces offer free connection to a WiFi network, in certain situations the user may be left without Internet access and this affects the use of the service. In this situation, the best solution is to download a couple of movies or series episodes to your phone.
With this resource you can view content without the need to be connected. Also, it is a free tool, which is positive. You can have up to ten titles stored if the cell phone allows it. You must be proactive if you leave home for a while, such as on a trip.
Check quality on mobile devices
Downloading content has another advantage, which is that it is possible to increase the quality of the content stored on the device. This is because normally the apps configure the lowest quality in order to avoid high consumption of mobile data when using the service.
However, By downloading the series and movies to the computer, it will be possible to view them with the highest possible quality. But it is recommended to run that download using a good strength WiFi network.
Rate the content you see
Netflix has an option to rate the content that the user views, however, most people do not use this resource. But assigning a negative or positive note to a production is key to better guiding the platform and thus it will be able to offer recommendations that are much better suited to the preferences of each one.
Avoid starting and finishing a series on the same day
Despite the fact that certain productions can be really attractive to a person, it must be remembered that each story has a rhythm and this must be respected in order to better enjoy the plot. For this reason, It is not advisable to fall into anxiety than excessively visualize content in order to satisfy curiosity about the development of the story.
It is worth remembering that this content will remain in the service’s catalog for several months and that is why it is advisable to watch one or two episodes and then carry out another activity.
Adopting this dynamic will not only help increase the fun that certain productions produce, but it can also contribute to the health of the user by allowing their mind to perform other activities during the day.
Not giving original content a chance
the platform of streaming has directed its efforts to expand the offer of original content, which has achieved great success, as is the case with stranger things either Better Call Saul, among other productions. Precisely for this reason, it is ideal for the user to spend a few minutes exploring the exclusive content who owns the service, so you might find a couple of attractive options.
With information from Europa Press