Netflix created the so-called Watch Free page on Monday. People can watch a number of films and series for free without a subscription.
Viewers do not need a Netflix account for these films and series. The company is trying to attract new subscribers in this way, Netflix showed Gadgets 360 know.
Only the first episode of the series can be watched for free, after which viewers are reminded that they must take out a subscription to continue watching. At the moment the first episodes of, among others Stranger Things, Elite in When They See Us on the page.
Netflix has also made some movies available for free. For example, people without an account can watch Netflix movies like The Two Popes, Bird Box in Murder Mystery look.
The company says it will refresh the offer on the page “regularly”, although it has not been disclosed how often this happens. The videos can only be viewed via web browsers on computers or Android devices. The iOS browser is not supported.
The page replaces the one-month trial period, which Netflix ended earlier this year. Since then, new customers who want to subscribe to the streaming service have to immediately deposit a monthly amount.