“We’re always looking for ways to make the Netflix experience simpler and better. Starting today, you can sign-up for Netflix directly on your Apple TV and pay via your iTunes account,” Bill Holmes, Vice President of Business Development at Netflix, blogs via the Netflix Blog.. “Plus, with the new third generation Apple TV, you’ll also be able to watch thousands of hours of great movies and television streaming on Netflix in 1080p high definition and with room-filling Dolby Digital 5.1 audio.”
Holmes reports, “Now, with a software update on your Apple TV, this seamless sign up and billing experience extends to the second generation Apple TV. The new sign up and payment experience on Apple TV is available wherever Netflix is, including in the U.S., Canada, Latin America, the United Kingdom and Ireland.”
More info about Apple’s new third-gen Apple TV here.
Source: Netflix Blog
Apple brings 1080p high definition to new Apple TV – March 7, 2012