Netflix: Purchase Subscription Plans, Deactivate, Get Customer Support & Trending Shows


From drama, comedy, horror, romance, and sci-fi to action, sports, adventure there’s a wide assortment of entertaining options to watch on Netflix. Earlier, they offered a free trial till 2020 but then they stopped that as users never returned after the free trial was over. Netflix is a multilingual platform and is available in 62 different languages globally. You can also turn on subtitles, change the audio language if you don’t understand the original language said in the particular movie or show. Currently, the majority of the population prefers watching new options or award-winning shows on Netflix rather than going to movie theatres. It’s a monthly expense but worth the investment. Read this article to know about Netflix plans, the apt method to buy a plan, along with a list of amazing shows to watch from your comfort space.
Monthly Netflix Subscription

Netflix: Purchase Subscription Plans, Deactivate, Get Customer Support & Trending Shows

Netflix offers only monthly subscription packages. You need to recharge every month if you want to binge-watch content of your choice. All these plans are priced differently and show numerous content in varied languages. However, the availability of content also depends on the plan chosen by you. Few popular shows are only available on specific resolution only which is priced at Rs 649. You can choose the plan that fits your budget and surf Netflix. Below we have detailed all the plans for your reference.

Plan Price Resolution Supported Devices Download Devices Household Accounts Share 
Mobile 480pRs 149480p Smartphone, Tablet 11
Basic 720p Rs 1991080p (HD)Smartphone, Tablet, TV, Computer 11
Standard 1080Rs 4994K (Ultra HD) + HDRSmartphone, Tablet, TV, Computer 22
Premium 4K+HDR Rs 649720p (HD)Smartphone, Tablet, TV, Computer 64

Important Points Regarding Netflix Purchase

  • The payment modes offered by Netflix are Paytm, PhonePe, Google Pay, Net Banking, Amazon Pay, BHIM, Credit or Debit Card. You can also set Auto Pay and your Netflix plan will be automatically renewed every month on the billing date
  • You can print your Netflix invoice or review your payment history by going to the Billing Details page. Here you’ll find taxes charged by Netflix

Download Netflix App {Android, iOS, and Desktop}

Netflix being a popular OTT platform is pre-installed on smartphones these days but if it’s not then you can easily download it. If you’re a Windows user then you need to have Windows 10 or above version to download Netflix. However, premium DTH plans offer Netflix, Amazon Prime, Disney+ Hotstar, etc and multiple OTT platforms for free. However, if you’re a phone or desktop user then download it by following the below-mentioned instructions.

  • On Android & iOS Smartphones: Type “Netflix” in the search bar of Play Store or App Store. A red N icon will appear. This is the Netflix symbol. It has received a 4+ rating on Play Store and App Store along with being nominated as Editor’s Choice.
  • On Windows & Mac: Microsoft Store offers Netflix and desktop versions of all the essential apps that can be used on PC, laptop, or tablet. Open the Microsoft Store and search for Netflix. Lastly, tap on the Install button to download this application. It’s necessary to log into the Microsoft Store to download Netflix or any other app.

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Purchase New Netflix Subscription

Netflix has designed a seamless user interface that is convenient for all age groups above 18. You can recharge or purchase a new Netflix plan through the Netflix app or website. Here’s the step-by-step guide for your assistance.

  • Step 1: Go to the Netflix app or desktop version and ‘Sign Up’ by entering your username and password.
  • Step 2: Open your Gmail account and tap on the verification link sent by Netflix to verify your email address
  • Step 3: Opt for the plan out of Mobile, Basic, Standard, and Premium
  • Step 4: Choose the payment mode and make the final payment through Paytm, PhonePe, Credit or Debit Card, etc, and enter the OTP to complete the transaction
  • Step 5: Sign in once again to access Netflix and watch your favourite movie or shows

Upgrade Your Current Netflix Subscription

As said above, different plans offer varied shows. Some OTT content might be the same but few are only available on Standard or Premium Netflix plans. If you want to access new and trending movies, web series regularly then it’s better to purchase the Rs 499 or Rs 649 subscription rather than the Basic or Mobile Plan. The other benefits of these higher charge plans is that at least 4-6 people can access it under the Netflix Household Plan. To upgrade from your current plan to a new one contact Netflix Customer Support or change it on the next billing date. You simply need to tap on the plan and make the final payment.

Download Movies Or Web Shows On Netflix

By watching downloaded content on Netflix you can avoid data consumption. You can download either through WiFi or mobile connection and watch content offline while travelling on a flight or train. To do so:

  • Step 1: Navigate to the show that you wish to download and tap on the Download icon visible along with the show name
  • Step 2: Once the download is complete, check in the Downloads section if it’s complete

To download only via a Wi-Fi connection, activate “Downloads For You” so that your mobile data isn’t consumed accidentally. Make sure to use the updated Netflix version and have sufficient storage space before downloading movies, web series, and documentaries on Netflix.

  • Step 1: Login into your Netflix account using your email address and the password
  • Step 2: Tap on the “My Netflix” option which is visible in the lower screen space
  • Step 3: Click on the Menu option displayed at the top right screen area
  • Step 4: Select App Settings > Smart Downloads
  • Step 5: Toggle the “Downloads For You” switch to the right
  • Step 6: Adjust the download storage amount by tapping on the + or – icon for all the devices that share that account
  • Step 7: Select your favourite show and download it

Deactivate Netflix Subscription

If you’re not pleased with the Netflix services and want to cancel it before the next billing date then follow the hassle-free instructions listed below.

  • Step 1: Tap on the Profile icon after logging into your Netflix account
  • Step 2: Click on Cancel Membership > Finish Cancellation from the Accounts Page
Note: You can still watch OTT content until your existing Netflix subscription is over.

Reach Out Netflix Customer Support

If you’re facing continuous issues with payment, login, or have any other query regarding Netflix then you can seek help from Netflix Customer Care by calling 000-800-040-1843. For multiple problems, visit the Netflix Help Centre, filter your problems, and get instant solutions online. Lastly, for emergency conditions or delivering content advice, contact Netflix Content Grievance Officer-India (Manas Gaur) by filling out a form. Most probably, the response will take a few days so you’re advised to wait.

Get Free Netflix Subscription

Certainly, there’s nothing like a free Netflix subscription and there’s a price associated with it. If you opt for quarterly or yearly recharge on your mobile number then Netflix and a few other OTT platforms will be free. Airtel, Jio, and Vi offer such plans. You need to check all the plans and filter the ones which have Netflix subscription. In addition, broadband and DTH users can also avail free Netflix subscription if recharged with the relevant plan. You can also check with your broadband or DTH provider or online to know which plans to purchase for a free Netflix plan.

Trending Movies/Web Shows On Netflix (2024)

Streaming Netflix for the first time and don’t have an idea what to watch well we’ve got you covered. Check the list below which covers the top 20 Netflix shows popular in India. Some of them are also popular worldwide.

  • Stranger Things
  • Birdgerton (Season 3)
  • Emily in Paris (Season 4)
  • Money Heist (Berlin)
  • Cobra Kai
  • The Indrani Mukherjee Story: Buried Truth
  • Killer Soup
  • Maamla Legal Hai
  • Merry Christmas
  • Animal
  • The Railway Men
  • Avtar: The Last Airbender
  • Unicorn Academy
  • Young Sheldon
  • Breaking Bad
  • Dune
  • Damsel
  • Kaala Paani
  • Adrishya Jalakangal
  • The Night Agent

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Netflix is still the most used OTT platform despite having tough competitors in India & worldwide. There are shows which are quite popular and are available only on Netflix. Thus, to watch them people eventually purchased the Netflix subscription which was shared across multiple devices. To limit this Netflix launched a new policy where people within the same household could only use the same Netflix account. So now, if you want to buy a Netflix plan and are looking forward to sharing it with someone, make sure they’re residing with you in the same house.

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