Netflix VR comes to Google Daydream

Netflix VR comes to Google Daydream

An image of Netflix's virtual reality app.

Netflix is expanding its virtual reality footprint.

The streaming TV company, which landed its VR app on Samsung's Gear VR last year, now has its app available on the Google Play store.

Netflix subscribers can download the app for their Android smartphone such as the Google Pixel and Motorola Moto Z models and, once launched with the phone attached to the Daydream headset adorned. Users then log into their Netflix account and peruse the Net TV provider's content library of†movies and TV episodes in a VR living room home theater and then can watch content.

The addition of Netflix also expands Google's VR offerings. Last week, HBO Go and HBO Now joined the lineup for the $79 Google Daydream headset.

Also added: the NextVR app, as well as games such as Gunjack 2: End of Shift, Layers of Fear Solitude, Wands†and Underworld Overlord.



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