Netflix is Now Available on the PlayStation Vita

Thinking of buying a Vita, Sony’s new handheld PlayStation gaming console? Well, some good news has surfaced—you’ll be able to watch Netflix on it. While rumours and early testers suggested the likelihood of the Vita supporting Netflix, today the media streaming company made an official announcement.

“We are very excited that Netflix is available on PS Vita at launch,” said Greg Peters, vice president of product development at Netflix. “Many Netflix members love their PlayStation entertainment consoles and handhelds. We’re glad to offer PS Vita users the ability to enjoy Netflix wherever and whenever they want.”

“PS Vita is the ultimate portable entertainment device,” said Phil Rosenberg, senior vice president of business development at Sony Computer Entertainment America. “Netflix perfectly complements the most extensive launch line up of games in PlayStation’s history. Now in addition to a steady stream of amazing games titles, PS Vita gamers will also have a great catalogue of TV shows and movies at their fingertips.”

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