Netflix will not remove the account option for the momentshared ta. The streaming platform has been warning for months of the intention to end this type of account for months, and the deadline set for the transition of this type of subscription was by the end of March.
However, this Friday the platform has arrived with good news for millions of users, since it seems to have backed down in its decision to eliminate shared accounts. Netflix has removed the web page detailing the implementation of this new measureexcept in Central and South American countries, where the pilot test will continue to be developed.
The platform justifies the initiative to end shared accounts with the aim of increasing the number of subscribers, which has been stagnant for a long time. The company published that more than 100 million are profiles shared with people who do not live together of the more than 230 million customers that exist throughout the planet.
To guarantee the implementation of the new measure, the page will block those devices that do not connect at least once in 31 days to the internet network of the account holder. Despite this latest delay, the measure appears to be going ahead even though the final date of the start of the cuts is unknown.