’s upcoming ad-supported tier won’t allow users to download shows and films for offline viewing, according to reports

Code in Netflix’s  app, spotted by developer Steve Moser, suggests the ad tier, which will be rolled out from next year, will block the ability to download content.

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‚Downloads available on all plansThe code also suggests that users won’t be able to skip ads, and playback controls won’t be available during ad breaks, Moser added. Netflix will introduceintroduce a new, cheaper subscription plan featuring adverts, likely by early 2023 (file photo)

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