We switched from TV Cable to Netflix three months ago. Here’s an update on what we think of it and what we’ve been watching. How much does Netflix cost? It costs us $8 per month in Canada for unlimited viewing. There’s no Wii network connectivity fee, which is how we usually access Netflix. How much bandwidth does Netflix use? Here’s my internet usage from August 2010 to the end of
As I posted in Replacing Cable TV with Netflix, we’re trying Netflix instead of cable TV for a month; that month is almost over and we’re cutting the cord – no more cable. I just cancelled my television cable and upgraded my internet package. We didn’t watch any cable TV the past month, using Netflix the entire time. We all love it. I upgraded my internet package to increase the
My family doesn’t watch a lot of TV yet we pay ~$80/month for cable. To paraphrase Roger Waters: Got fifty channels of shit on the TV to choose from. My kids watch speciality children channels. We all watch Discovery channel for MythBusters and other cool shows, and we sometimes watch the science-fiction channel. That’s it. I decided to evaluate Netflix as an alternative since it’s only $8/month here in Canada.