You Want 4K Movies? Netflix has them! Here’s How to Get Them!

House of Cards Season 4 on Netflix

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4K Movies On Netflix

The streaming service has only been streaming 4K for 3 years. Can you believe that?

House of Cards Season 4 on Netflix

In 2014, Netflix began streaming House of Cards and nature documentaries at 4K for compatible televisions.

4k is short for 4K resolution, which refers to a horizontal resolution on the order of 4,000 pixels and vertical resolution on the order of 2,000 pixels. This means better picture quality.

If you want to watch 4K on Netflix there are a few things you will NEED before you start streaming 4K you will need.  Be sure you have ALL five of these things:

  1. You’ll need a 4K TV – most TV’s have this nowadays so no problem here but if you have an older tv, this may be a problem.
  2. A compatible device for streaming Netflix – Meaning a smart tv, a Roku stick, really any device that allows you to stream Netflix on your TV (Of course, you tv must be compatible with this device as well).
  3. High speed internet connection – above 16mbps but Netflix recommends 25mbps for best picture quality.
  4. You need the right package on Netflix – The Premium package is the highest tier available enabling you to stream in Ultra High Definition and as a bonus, this allows you to stream shows and movies on four different devices.
  5. Lastly you will need to pick a 4K title.

If you’ve got all five things necessary for streaming in 4K, then you’re ready to go. You just need to find 4K titles to watch on Netflix. Check out the awesome list below to see what shows you can get into and feel like you’re actually in with the ultra high def and clear picture.

4k Movies And TV On Netflix

13 Reasons Why


A Very Murray Christmas

Abstract: The Art of Design

APEX: The Story of the Hypercar

Audrie & Daisy

Better Call Saul

Bill Burr: Walk our Way Out

Black Mirror


Bo Burnham Make Happy


Chasing Cameron

Chef’s Table

Chelsea Does


Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny


Dave Chappelle

David Cross: Making America Great Again

Deidra & Laney Rob a Train



Fireplace for your Home: Birchwood Edition and Classic Edition (In case you want to set the mood)



Fuller House

Gabriel Iglesis: I’m Sorry For What I Said When I Was Hungry

Gilmore Girls

Grace and Frankie

Green Eggs and Ham

Hater’s Back Off

House of Cards

Into the Inferno

Iron Fist

I’ll Sleep When I’m Dead

Jessica Jones

Jim Jefferies: Freedumb

Jimmy Carr: Funny Business

Joe Rogan Triggered

Keith Richards: Under the Influence

Lady Dynamite

Last Chance U

Louis C.K 2017



Luke Cage

Marco Polo


Master of None

Medici Masters of Florence

Moving Art


One Day at a Time

Orange is the New Black

Pee-Wee’s Big Holiday

Reggie Watts: Special

Santa Clarita Diet 

Sense 8

Special Correspondants

Stranger Things

Tales by Light


The Blacklist

The Do-Over

The Crown

The Get Down

The OA

The Ranch

The Ridiculous 6

The Siege of Jadotville

Trailer Park Boys (Season 11)

Trailer Park Boys- Out of the Park: Europe 


True Memoirs of an International Assassin

Ultimate Beastmaster

Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt

Video Game High School

W/ Bob & David

Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Camp

What Happened, Miss Simone?

White Rabbit Project 

Win It All

4K has revolutionized the the Netflix viewing experience. Not only are shows and movies in Ultra High Definition or UHD, but now more and more shows are über crisp and clear that viewing each title is even more fun and more real. What shows are you watching in 4K resolution? What shows would you like to see in 4K? You can suggest titles here!

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