IF you have been looking for multitasking with Netflix, then this is great news, the company has just updated their iPad app with Picture in Picture mode.
What this function does is, it allows users on compatible iOS 9 tablets, to start playback in the app and then continue to watch the video even after closing the app. you can increase the size of the thumbnail as well as close the window, and pause or resume playback.
Picture in Picture requires at least an iPad Air or iPad mini 2.
Here is what else is new Version 8.7.0
– Picture in Picture support for compatible iPads running iOS 9.3.2 and later
– Stability improvements
– Bug fixes throughout
The Netflix iOS app runs on any device with iOS 8 or later. In the U.S., subscriptions cost between $7.99 and $11.99 per month.