Netflix tests new price tiers for video serviceDecember 31, 2013 @ 7:09 am
(AP) - Netflix is testing new price plans for streaming video as it tries to lure more viewers.
Among the plans being tested are a $6.99-a-month plan that allows only one video stream to be watched at once, and a $9.99-a-month plan that allows three streams at one time, whether on a TV, tablet or computer.
A Netflix spokesman says not everyone will see the test prices and they may never roll out system wide.
Netflix's standard $7.99-a-month plan allows users watch video on up to 2 screens at once, including TVs and mobile devices. An $11.99-a-month service allows up to four shows at once. Netflix announced that plan in April.
Netflix saw strong growth this year as it introduced original content like "House of Cards" and "Orange is the New Black."
(Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.)
Light Rail Crime
Dori says he won't ride mass transit because politicians have let criminals take over
History of Seafair
We take a look back at how Seafair became a Seattle tradition
Please login below with your Facebook, Twitter, Google+ or Disqus account. Existing MyNorthwest account holders will need to create a new Disqus account or use one of the social logins provided below. Thank you.