Can you download Netflix on the switch?
Nintendo’s new console is finally getting video streaming services. Nintendo’s newest game console, the Switch, doesn’t have any video streaming services. No Netflix, no Hulu, no Amazon, and no YouTube. Outside of games, there are no third-party apps on the Switch at all.
How do I add Netflix to my switch?
Complete these steps
- On the HOME Menu, select the Nintendo eShop icon to launch the Nintendo eShop.
- Search for Netflix in the list of downloadable items.
- Download Netflix. Once downloaded it will appear as a tile on the HOME Menu.
Why is there no Netflix on the switch?
Nintendo Switch and Netflix
That’s not to say the service will never come to the Nintendo Switch. In an interview with Fox News, Reggie Fils-Aime, Nintendo’s then-COO, said the company wanted to keep the focus on the games on the platform, and that all questions about availability should be directed to Netflix.
Can you watch movies on the switch?
Sadly, the Nintendo Switch is pretty limited on video purchasing and streaming options. However, thanks to the YouTube app and Movies Anywhere, you can now play iTunes-purchased movies on Switch! Subscribe to the Nintendo Enthusiast channel for more videos like this!