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Topic # 142688 20-Mar-2014 21:41
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Well priced YouTube Movies.

And its available in NZ!! by default.




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  Reply # 1010205 20-Mar-2014 21:49
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What a waste of $7 tongue-out

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  Reply # 1010212 20-Mar-2014 21:57
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I just tried and it worked 100% fine and I can watch it now..
I got the HD version and it only gives me an option to play in 480p! Time for a Refund as 480p is not HD


 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1010219 20-Mar-2014 22:07
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Another obstacle for Spark's new streaming service, and nail in Quickflix's coffin.




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  Reply # 1010227 20-Mar-2014 22:17
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turb: Another obstacle for Spark's new streaming service, and nail in Quickflix's coffin.



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  Reply # 1010236 20-Mar-2014 22:25
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Wow - decent price!

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  Reply # 1010238 20-Mar-2014 22:26
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Would be cool to see if they do any movies in 4k since they already have the capability.

Also hd streaming is not available on PC which is disappointing, probably due to licensing issues.





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  Reply # 1010244 20-Mar-2014 22:30
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I got a refund.. but no response yet from Google about why it wasn't HD



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  Reply # 1010248 20-Mar-2014 22:34
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LennonNZ: I got a refund.. but no response yet from Google about why it wasn't HD


Interesting.
Look forward to reply. O yes, BTW. A streaming service that loads fast in NZ!!!

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  Reply # 1010279 20-Mar-2014 22:48
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You can view your HD rental or purchase using:

Supported Android devices via the Play Movies and TV app
Chromecast
Xbox  
Google TV via the Play Movies and TV app   

So not possible to watch HD paid movies from a computer :-(



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freitasm: The service is at http://youtube.com/movies.

And buy only or rent as well?



Only managed to find Buy, No rent options.
@people who bought HD


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TimA:
freitasm: The service is at http://youtube.com/movies.

And buy only or rent as well?



Only managed to find Buy, No rent options.
@people who bought HD



See my post above. you cannot play HD movies on a computer.. when I played the one I had (and got a refund for) I was playing on a Mac with Safari and it only showed me the SD version of it.





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LennonNZ:
TimA:
freitasm: The service is at http://youtube.com/movies.

And buy only or rent as well?



Only managed to find Buy, No rent options.
@people who bought HD



See my post above. you cannot play HD movies on a computer.. when I played the one I had (and got a refund for) I was playing on a Mac with Safari and it only showed me the SD version of it.




Ahh, So you didnt get the banner??

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  Reply # 1010297 20-Mar-2014 23:16
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TimA: 
Ahh, So you didnt get the banner??


Nope.. I have a refund now so I can't test on anything else now ... I have a Xbox (360) and Xbox (One)  (and other devices) so should have tested on them before I got the refund.



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