Which media formats does Android Netflix support

Netflix says "This app is not compatible with your device."

When you try to download the Netflix app, you may see the following message on your Android device:

This app is not compatible with your device.

On some older Android devices that work with Netflix, the Netflix app cannot be downloaded from the Google Play Store. For these devices, a version of Netflix may be available for download directly from us.

To install Netflix from this page, an Android version between 4.4.2 and 7.1.2 is required on your device. For rooted or uncertified Android devices, it is not possible to download the Netflix app from the Play Store and Netflix may not work properly.

Complete the following steps on the Android device on which you want to install Netflix.

  1. Tap on Settings.

  2. Tap on Security.

  3. Check the box for Unknown sources: Allow installation of non-market apps.

  4. Tap OK to confirm the change.

  5. Tap here to download the Netflix app.

  6. Swipe down from the top of the screen to find the download.

  7. After the Netflix file is downloaded, tap the file and then tap Install.

  8. After installing the Netflix app, go back to the home screen and launch Netflix.

    After installing the app, perform steps 1 to 4 again to reset your setting.