Netflix Last year It said it plans to start sharing passwords from early 2023 by users, charged them extra and even moved their policy to the second quarter of 2023 for some reasons. Now, in a new statement, the company has shared more details about its policy, such as how much it costs and how often it can be done.
According to Netflix’s statement, Standard plan subscribers which costs $15.49 per month, they can pay an additional monthly fee $7.99Add another member to your subscription. Also, people who have received a premium subscription to Netflix, which includes 4K streaming, can open access to two other people to their account, but each of them still needs to $7.99 spend more
The US isn’t the only country affected by Netflix’s new rules, as the UK is also required to add any new monthly subscribers. £4.99 will be received
It is worth noting that for subscribers of the two cheaper plans of this service (the basic or standard plan with ads that cost $9.99 and $6.99 per month, respectively) there is no option to add additional members to your account.
Netflix limits for members invited to an account
On its website’s support page, Netflix refers to “additional members” as people who have their own account and password, but whose membership is paid for by the person who invited them. There are also restrictions for this category of people. For example, additional members must activate their account in the same country as the account owner. Also, they can only view the content they want on one device and cannot create a new profile or log in as a child account.
Streaming service Netflix has long been a fan of password sharing, and in 2017 A famous tweet He posted with the caption “Sharing a password is like expressing interest” (pictured above). But in early 2022, it decided to stop this process and force people to pay extra to share passwords.
In April, the company announced that for the first time in a decade, it had lost about 200,000 subscribers worldwide, and more than 100 million households were sharing their account passwords with others.