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How to Download Netflix Videos to Android Phones


Netflix is a good source for entertainment, where you can stream tons of movies and TV shows. If you are a movie fan, Netflix is the best service out there. Wanna download videos from Netflix to your Android phone so that you can watch them anytime without internet requirement?


This article is going to provide you with two solutions. The first solution is to download Netflix videos to your Android within the Netflix app, while the second one is to save Netflix videos as local files by Netflix video downloader so that you can find the Netflix downloads and transfer them to your Android device for offline viewing.

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Solution 1: Download Netflix Videos to Android Phones within the Netflix app for Streaming Offline

Netflix offers a feature for users to download videos for offline watching. Please make sure your Android phone is running Android 4.4.2 or later and have the Netflix app well installed.

Step 1Open the Netflix app on your Android phone

Step 2Tap the Menu button on the top left corner and then tap Available for Download in the drop-down list.

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Step 3Browse through the content that's available to download, tap on the video you like and finally tap the Download button.

Once the downloading process is completed, simply go to the Menu button and tap My Downloads to check the Netflix download. Tap on the video and you are now able to watch it on your Android phone offline.

Solution 1 is quite simple, but the drawback is that Netflix puts limits on the download feature. Not all videos are allowed to be downloaded and the maximum amount that you can download from Netflix to a single device is 100 only. In addition, the Netflix downloads in Solution 1 are time-limited and you are restricted to play them with the Netflix app.

If you'd like to download and enjoy Netflix videos without limitations, such as downloading unlimited videos from Netflix to computer, keeping Netflix videos forever, or playing Netflix movies on VLC Media Player, Solution 2 is recommended for you.

Solution 2: Save Netflix Videos as Local Files by Netflix Video Downloader to Enjoy them on Android without Limits

To get unrestricted Netflix downloads, a third-party tool is required. While choosing the tool, you should analyze the stability of the program, whether it keeps subtitles and essential audio tracks, whether it's user-friendly, how's the conversion speed ....

Currently, the most popular tool for saving Netflix videos as local files is Netflix Video Downloader, a simple yet efficient program which is able to get Netflix videos downloaded as MP4 files on local computer at fast speed while keeping subtitles and multiple audio tracks after conversion.

Next we are going to show you a step-by-step tutorial about how to use Netflix Video Downloader to save Netflix videos as local files so that you can transfer them to your Android phone for playing without limits.

Step 1Download, Install and Launch Netflix Video Downloader on Your Computer

Step 2Set Output Video Quality

Click "Menu" on the top right corner and choose "Settings" in the drop-down list. You can select the output video quality as High, Medium, or Low. Here you can also customize the output path.

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Step 3Search Target Netflix Videos

Enter the name of your target video or copy the link and paste it in the search box and then click the "Search" icon, Netflix Video Downloader will list all the related videos soon.

Note: The first time you run the tool, you'll be asked to log in to your Netflix account first before the downloader lists the related videos.

Step 4Download Videos from Netflix to Computer

Find the target video and then simply click the "Download" icon at the end of each title to start downloading it to your local computer. If the videos you are looking for includes multiple seasons, you can select the specific season as well as the exact episode for downloading.

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Step 5Find Netflix Downloads on Local Computer

Once all the videos you selected are downloaded to your local drive, select the "Library" Tab on the top and you'll see all the Netflix videos that have been successfully downloaded. Click the "Folder" icon at the end of each title and you'll be directed to the output folder on your local computer right away.

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Step 6Transfer Netflix videos to Your Android Phone for Offline Watching

Now you've downloaded your Netflix movies as local files, you can simply connect your Android phone to your computer and do the transferring!

Conclusion

Netflix enables users to download movies and TV shows within the Netflix app, but the download feature that Netflix offers is restricted in many ways and you can't enjoy the Netflix downloads freely.

Above we provide you with two solutions to download Netflix videos to your Android phone. If you'd like to download several movies for offline viewing when you are on a long journey, Solution 1 is suitable for you. If you'd like to keep the Netflix downloads forever, share Netflix movies with your friends, play Netflix videos without the Netflix app..., Solution 2 is your perfect choice.

For solution 2, the free trial version enables you to convert the first 10 minutes of each video for sample testing. If it works for you, you can purchase a license to unlock the full version.