As one of the internet’s most popular video streaming outlets, Netflix might be a big part of your online experience. This guide will show you how to manage quality settings on Netflix, which ultimately affects how much bandwidth is used.

  1. Log in to Netflix via a browser, and click on the link in the upper right called Your Account & Help.

  2. Scroll down to the YOUR PROFILE section and click Playback settings.
  3. From there, you have four options to choose from for video settings:
  • AUTO
  • LOW / BASIC(up to 0.3GB per hour)
  • MEDIUM / STANDARD (up to 0.7GB per hour)
  • HIGH / BEST (Up to 3GB/hr or 7GB/hr for Ultra HD)

For more information on video streaming, please see our video streaming article.

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How to change your Netflix quality settings.