Bollywood might have a great selection of movies, but sometimes you are in the mood for another selection of movies. The best online service is by far Netflix, but it’s only available in a small selection of countries and the streaming service is blocked in India unless you use the following trick.
See like so many other online services Netflix will use geo location technology in order to determine where in the world you are located. By using a service called Unlocator you will be able to avoid Netflix detecting you are in India, and as a result you can sign up for and use Netflix in India.
In short this is what it takes to watch Netflix in India. If you want to read a little bit more about the possibilities with Netflix in India then read on.
The beauty of the method used by Unlocator is that it can be used on just about any device that supports Netflix. This is because Unlocator only requires you to change a couple of network settings in order to function. There is not need for installing software of any kind and this makes the service compatible with just about any device that can stream Netflix. The list of compatible devices is expanding all the time, but at present you can use the service on computers, iPad, iPhones, iPods, Apple TV, Android, Smart TVS, PlayStation, Xbox 360, Roku, Western Digital Players and much more.
Since the Unlocator service allows you to switch between all the Netflix regions you actually get access to all the content available from Netflix across all regions. The US Netflix catalogue has over 14.000 titles alone so combined with all the content from the other Netflix regions you will have plenty to choose from.
The actual streaming happens directly from Netflix to you, so with Unlocator you will get the best streaming results. Say goodbye to unreliable and slow VPN connections that don’t work half the time.
Only the data request going to and from Netflix are redirected via the Unlocator service – that is why your normal browsing experience will remain the same. Besides Netflix you can unblock a long range of sites from the US while located in India. See a full list of supported channels here.
So if you are located in Mumba, Delhi, Banglore, Kolkata, Chennai or any other place in India for that matter, then this is the way to go if you want to watch US Netflix in India. You can start a free Unlocator account here.