Netflix will add playback velocity controls to its Android app tomorrow. When you get the brand new replace, it is possible for you to to decide on 0.5x, 0.75x, 1.25x, and 1.5x, other than 1x after all, which has been the one choice up till now - and can stay the default.
So if you happen to're a fan of sped-up or slowed-down playback on Netflix, you will have to manually decide your favourite velocity for each single title you need to watch. On the flip aspect, the playback velocity choices will probably be out there no matter whether or not you are streaming one thing or watching a present or film that you've got beforehand downloaded.
This function was first introduced final yr, and it took this lengthy to launch as a result of Netflix was engaged on options that guarantee a easy expertise - comparable to routinely correcting the pitch in audio at sooner and slower speeds so what you are listening to is not going to be a distorted mess.
This has apparently been "a lot requested by members for years", in response to Keela Robison, Netflix's VP of product innovation. The US Nationwide Affiliation of the Deaf and the Nationwide Federation of the Blind each counseled the corporate for the transfer.
The function is coming to iOS and the net quickly, however there are at the moment no plans to make playback velocity controls part of Netflix's TV apps.