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How to run Netflix on almost any Android Device

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If there is one thing that Apple has been able to really hold over the head of android owners, it was the fact that iOS devices have their own Netflix app. Well just recently Netflix has begun releasing Netflix apps for specific Android devices and of course our friendly internet hackers have found two different ways to allow Netflix to now run on almost any device. ENJOY!

The easy method(but more likely to get broken with time) The easy method involves installing a .apk hacked by the folks over at XDA to disable the device check. Of course if you're on AT&T you will need to use Sideload Wonder as AT&T doesn't allow non market app, this may apply to some other carriers so if the Netflix install fails, try sideloading.

Here is the XDA post with all of the download links.
The first link is the clean app, the second link is the one that should be open for all of you, and the third is in case the second fails.
If you do install this app DO NOT UPDATE VIA THE MARKET!



The harder method(has potential to last longer)
This method involves having root access on your phone if you do not have your phone rooted, check out my Guide to custom ROMs and links to Rooting resources. The basic idea of this method is to make the Netflix app think you're phone is a different phone.

Here is the guide to using root access to allow the Netflix app


Enjoy everyone!
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Sweet good stuff mate
    
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Good stuff....doesn't work on my Moto Droid Pro and Samsung Galaxy Tab.
    
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