What Audio Description Does and How You Can Enable it on Netflix


Make way for Audio description! The new feature that is available on Netflix is revolutionizing the way we look, hear, see, and feel content. Audio description is a vocal narration by a male or female giving a brief description of the scene and details of what’s happening in the frame of the movie. This runs in parallel with the concept of Audiobooks.

People nowadays use Audio Description to make use of the film as an audiobook. Mainly, it is an excellent feature for people with sight disabilities. They can turn stories and fiction into colors and images in their little world of imaginations. Although this feature can be cringy, it is a must say that this feature is also a blessing in disguise.

Step 1
Go to 'Netflix'
Sign in to your ‘Netflix’ account.

Step 2
Scroll down to the end of the Page
From your Netflix Home screen, scroll down to the end of the page.

Step 3
Go to ‘Audio Description’
Now, click on ‘Audio Description.’

Step 3
Select any movie
You will be directed to the movies and shows with audio description. Select any movie.

Step 4
Click the ‘Dialogue box’
If you select any movie, it will be initiated with a small bar on the bottom and few options of volume, subtitles, and audio. Click on the ‘dialogue box’.

Step 5
Turn on ‘Audio Description’
You will have a set of options. One would be ‘English (Original),’ and below that would be ‘English (Audio Description).’ Turn on ‘English (Audio Description).’ You will now hear a narration of the entire scene that is playing right in front of you.

By following the above steps you can easily enable audio description on your Netflix account.
 
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