Netflix VR App for Google Daydream: 9 Things to Know

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ:NFLX) has launched a Netflix VR app.

Netflix VR appHere are nine things to know about the Google Daydream offering:

  • The app exists for the Google Daydream View virtual reality headset for the time being. It may soon be made available to other VR headsets and equipment.
  • Netflix VR is the name of the app and it is available on the Google Play online store.
  • It is only available for iOS and Android for the time being.
  • You need a smartphone or other smart device to launch the product. Perhaps the company will eventually release a controller that allows you to go through your movies and TV shows while using the headset.
  • There is no Netflix offline help for now.
  • The service is very similar from the regular online streaming app.
  • However, instead of the regular welcome screen created to choose your movies and TV shows, the service puts you in a digital version of a living room inside a cabin.
  • You can look around the room that has red chairs, a sofa and some lamps. You can then choose from movies or digital TV offerings.
  • The design is not as user-friendly as those who tested it had hoped. It is not intuitive enough for users to understand exactly how to operate it.

NFLX stock is down 0.1% Monday, now selling at around $122.74 per share of the company..

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