Streaming Movies Costs Netflix 10 Times Less Than Mailing Them

Streaming Movies Costs Netflix 10 Times Less Than Mailing Them

Netflix loves that so many of us have turned to the convenience of streaming. It costs Netflix 3 cents to stream a standard definition movie, and 5 cents for HD; that’s why they’d rather stream than mail you a disc.

Some of the extra change saved goes back to the production studios, who used to only get revenue from DVD sales. [Business Week via Hacking Netflix and Trefis]