Netflix to start charging for sharing password soon: 7 things you should know

Here's all you need to know about the upcoming paid password-sharing feature of Netflix.

Netflix paid password sharing feature

Netflix will now charge you if you share your account beyond a single household.

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Paid Password sharing launch timeline

In the next two months, Netflix might start adding fees for sharing password with an "extra member" for subaccount.

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How much will it cost?

There's no official word on it, but it might cost you a quarter of the standard plan.

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How will Netflix charge the fees?

It will keep a track of IP addresses, device IDs and account activity from devices logged in to the same account.

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Netflix to charge extra on Basic plan as well?

It is expected that these charges will be applicable for sharing passwords on just Standard and Premium plans.

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How will recommendations work

If you are removed from some account, you can use the 'Profile transfer' feature to transfer your watch history and recommendations to a new account.

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Why is Netflix introducing paid password sharing feature

For the first time in a decade, Netflix witnessed a subscriber loss, since then the company is trying to find ways to "monetize account sharing".

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