Netflix today released an update for its iOS app that adds full support for Apple’s latest iPad Pro tablets. The devices went on sale last Wednesday, and early buyers quickly discovered something that flew under the radar in a lot of press reviews: you can expect to see many apps with black bars surrounding them, which detracts from the new “all-screen” (but definitely not edge-to-edge) design of these iPads.
The issue is more pronounced on the 11-inch iPad Pro because it features a different screen aspect ratio than the 10.5 inch model it replaces. Very few apps are optimized for the new display size, so it’s worth knowing that you’re in for a waiting game if you’re planning to purchase one of the new models. It’s a minor frustration…
Written by Chris Welch
This news first appeared on https://www.theverge.com/2018/11/12/18088780/netflix-ios-update-ipad-pro-2018-black-bars-issue under the title “Netflix updated its app to resolve an early annoyance with Apple’s new iPad Pro”. Bolchha Nepal is not responsible or affiliated towards the opinion expressed in this news article.