4 Things SiriusXM® And Netflix Have In Common

SiriusXM® satellite radio and Netflix are two of the most popular subscription-based services. Even though the services offer different types of entertainment, they share some qualities that made them successful. Here’s a list of 4 of those qualities.

1. Original Programming

Netflix isn’t only a subscription service, but it’s also a production company. It produces its own movies and shows that can only be watched on Netflix.

SiriusXM has exclusive content, too. It has exclusive rights to some popular radio shows, like the Howard Stern Show, Elvis Radio, and the Weather Network. In order to access these channels, you have to subscribe to SiriusXM.

2. Streaming On Demand

Unlike with cable TV or local radio, you can enjoy your favorite programs whenever you want with Netflix and SiriusXM. Whenever you have free time, you can log into Netflix and watch whatever you want.

With SiriusXM, there’s SiriusXM On Demand. That means you can listen to some of your favorite shows whenever you want without having to stick to a schedule.

3. Available On Mobile

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Both Netflix and SiriusXM offer apps you can use to watch or listen to shows (respectively) on the go. Because these apps exist, you’re not stuck on your couch if you want to watch Netflix or in your car if you want to listen to SiriusXM.

4. Offline Options

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Don’t have access to wifi or cellular data? No problem. With Netflix and SiriusXM, you can download select movies and episodes on certain devices to watch or listen offline. This is the ideal solution for those traveling on a plane, for example.

SiriusXM allows downloads on desktop computers, laptops, iPhones, iPads, and select Android devices.

By offering the four features listed above, Netflix and SiriusXM® made their services very versatile. If your car doesn’t have SiriusXM built-in, here are 3 ways to hook up a SiriusXM radio in your car.

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