Netflix has released its first major update to its TV applications since 2013.
Now when users select a title, it will start or resume playing while displaying key information to help confirm their choice.
Netflix says the idea is to allow the content speak for itself by providing a more immersive and cinematic experience that best represents the capabilities and expectations of today’s TVs.
“Video is a rich medium for storytelling and we’ve found bringing video playback into the content selection experience makes it easier to find something great to watch,” said Netflix in a blog post accompanying the announcement.
Netflix has already started rolling this out globally, and it will be available on eligible devices over the coming days.
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