Netflix Internet speed recommendations including playing videos in HD or 4K Ultra HD.
Below are the Internet download speed recommendations per stream for playing movies and TV shows through Netflix.
NOTE: To display the resolution of a Netflix video, press the Display button on the supplied remote control of the device during playback of a movie or video.
- 0.5 Megabits per second - Required broadband connection speed.
- 1.5 Megabits per second - Recommended broadband connection speed.
- 3.0 Megabits per second - Recommended for SD quality.
- 5.0 Megabits per second - Recommended for HD quality.
- 25 Megabits per second - Recommended for Ultra HD quality.
This information and information regarding Netflix playback settings and Netflix bandwidth usage is available from the Netflix Help Center website.