The YouTube cellular app is getting a brand new, redesigned video participant that may deliver some generally used buttons to the participant window, making them simpler to entry shortly. The app does this by including a row of buttons once you swap to fullscreen mode in YouTube whereas watching a video.
The buttons present themselves once you pause a video or faucet on the display screen, and in any other case keep hidden to not interrupt your viewing expertise. There’s a like and dislike button, and one other that permits you to open the feedback in a small sidebar to the correct.
There may be additionally a devoted button to share the video and one to reserve it to a playlist. YouTube has additionally added a piece for Extra Movies within the backside proper nook.
YouTube has a brand new Video Participant UI on cellular units now (being rolled out on each Android & iOS units), with direct entry to buttons like Like/Dislike, Sharing, and Feedback. #YouTube pic.twitter.com/lbfVk8ksTu
— Ishan Agarwal (@ishanagarwal24) February 1, 2022
Whereas all these choices should not new to the YouTube app, customers would beforehand need to exit the fullscreen mode after which discover these buttons within the portrait format, or use a swipe up gesture. Now, they’re obtainable immediately.
The brand new video participant UI is at present being rolled out to each Android and iOS units however apparently shouldn’t be very extensively obtainable simply but. This implies you will have to attend a bit earlier than you get the replace in your telephone.
In different information, YouTube can also be reported testing a brand new looping function that may will let you ‘loop’ total movies or specific chapters of a video endlessly with out having to manually deliver again the playback slider to a selected level. This function continues to be in testing and it might be some time earlier than we see it carried out.