With the introduction of the new Apple TV, Netflix announced that it will offer 1080p streaming for the new Apple TV with direct iTunes Store Account billing.
Today, Netflix has updated its iOS app for the iPad’s Retina display. Version 2.1.1 not only adds higher resolution artwork but also fixes VoiceOver, improved playback on external displays, and other minor tweaks. In addition, Netflix has promised its users via the official Twitter account that HD video streaming is in the works and will be available soon!
The @Netflix iPad App now has high resolution icons and images, enhancing Netflix on the new iPad, HD video to follow later. Enjoy!
The Netflix iOS App is a free download, but you need a Netflix account to use it. [Direct Link]