If you’ve rooted your Android phone in order to gain access to more settings than the average user, you will no longer be able to grab Netflix’s app from Google Play, as the company is blocking downloads on such devices. In a statement to Android Police, Netflix said: With our latest 5.0 release, we now fully rely on the Widevine DRM provided by Google; therefore, many devices that are not Google-certified or have been altered will no longer work with our latest app and those users will no longer see the Netflix app in the Play Store
Netflix No Longer Works On Rooted Android Smartphones
Netflix will no longer work on rooted Android smartphones, the news was confirmed in an official statement that was given to Android Police by Netflix. The company has revealed that rooted Android phones and also non Google certified devices will no longer work with their app, you can see the official statement from Netflix below.