Looking for information on how to use Netflix on PS3? If you are someone that likes to watch movies on a regular basis, having Netflix on your PS3 is perfect for you. With Netflix on your PS3, you will have access to thousands of television shows and movies, all of which will be instantly streamed to your PS3 system. If you aren't sure if Netflix is something that would be of interest to you, you can always take advantage of the free trial that they offer.
To use Netflix on your PS3, you will need:
- A Sony PS3 system
- An Internet connection
- A Netflix account
- Connect your PS3 to the internet. The first step in setting up Netflix on your PS3 is to connect your PS3 to the internet. It is important that you know that your PS3 will need to be connected to the internet at all times to watch a Netflix television show or movie.
- PlayStation Network Account. Once you have connected your PS3 to the internet, go ahead and sign in to your PlayStation Network account. If you do not already have one, you will need to create one by going to the PlayStation website.
- The XMB. Now that you are signed in to your PlayStation Network account, you will need to access the XrossMediaBar, or XMB. Once you have launched the XMB, go to the PlayStation Network section and click on "What's New."
- Netflix Application. From the "What's New" section, you will need to look for the Netflix icon. Once you have located it, click on the icon to install the Netflix application. Once the Netflix application has been installed on your PS3, simply sign in to your Netflix account and you will be able to stream movies and television shows on your PS3.
Please note that you no longer need the Netflix CD to install the application on your PS3. However, you can still request a CD from Netflix if you are having difficulty downloading and installing the application.