|Netflix is Coming to Windows Phone 7|
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|Written by Dick Ward|
|Monday, 15 March 2010|
For starters, Windows Phone 7 runs Netflix beautifully. The Netflix app was shown off at MIX10 today – in prototype form, admittedly – and navigation looks nice and easy. Users will be able to go through their queue, recommendations and stream right from the phone.
Of course, this isn’t set for release yet, and there’s still the question of usage rights before anything goes forward. In a recent survey, iPhone users were asked about their desire to use Netflix on their devices. The caveat stated in the survey was that they’d only be able to stream Netflix while connected to a WiFi network, but not over 3G. Just what will happen with Netflix and the Windows Phone 7 platform is still up in the air, but it’s looking promising.