Netflix has been attempting so as to add to options to its platform as a way to compete with different OTT apps which can be rising in recognition. One such function may make its option to Netflix app on Android gadgets. The corporate is testing a brand new function that can enable the person to maintain listening to audio of a specific present or film even whereas the display has been turned off.
The brand new function has been noticed by XDA Builders hidden in an APK construct of the applying with model no. 7.79.1. Whereas there’s no performance that has been added to the app on this regard, one of many strings within the APK mentions that “Save your knowledge by turning off the video and listening to your favourite reveals.” Another follow up string states, “The video is off, but you can continue listening to your show while you are busy doing other things.”
This clearly reveals that Netflix is not less than testing such a function. This new function will enable customers to utterly decrease the Netflix app however on the similar time it is going to proceed to play the audio. Within the course of, the app won’t solely preserve continuity for the person by enjoying it in audio format however this may also scale back knowledge utilization considerably since there will probably be no must steam the video.
Whereas this function is being examined, we are able to’t make certain if the corporate will wish to execute this new function in a secure construct. Presently, the Netflix utility on Android permits customers to multitask on the cellphone whereas watching a present or film by utilizing the image in image (PiP) mode.
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