Results for - Netflix : Is DVD Service Nearing the End?
1,897 voters participated in this survey
1. Do you use Netflix?
2. Do you use streaming, DVD plan, or both?
DVD plan only.
3. While DVDs at home were how Netflix got its start, that particular service has seen their lowest numbers in 11 years. In fact, DVD plans lost 159,000 subscribers in the last 3 months of 2016. Have you heard anything in the news about Netflix's shrinking DVD usage?
4. For now, Netflix says DVD rentals aren't going anywhere. They actually still receive about 50% of their profits from that part of the company (largely due to no advertising), and the DVD plans allow them to subsidizing a lot of the streaming and original content. But market experts say that if you look at the pattern of decline, we will likely see an end to the DVD plans in 5-8 years. Do you think Netflix will ever cancel their DVD service?
5. If Netflix canceled their DVD plan this year, would that upset you?
02/02/2017 Living 1897 20 By: MamaV1776