Streaming videos online or getting them saved for offline viewing has become super easy with only one app dominating the entire market- YouTube.
YouTube became a part of Google back in 2006 and has been under the company ever since. Streaming and downloading aside, the YouTube app and the website allows a person to create a channel and start uploading their videos.
The app makes things easy, with many features, the YouTube app is usually pre-loaded on most phones and comes with the same features. The app finds a fit for every phone, irrespective of its kennel version, awesome, right?
Add videos, comment on things, make a playlist, add things to watch later, do whatever you want; YouTube will make streaming videos easy for you. One can even see the preview of the video, a recent and much-waited addition.
User Interface 10/10
Nobody makes apps better than Google. The company’s YouTube app used to come with a standard white background with red and grey accents. Only recently, with a new update roll-out, the user can now change themes to light or dark.
Other than this, the navigation through the app is easy; the videos can be set on various viewing qualities to save data. Along with this, one can even download the videos and browse through the downloaded videos on their offline videos.
The app even gives on-point suggestions according to your viewing history.
The app is impressive in itself, and there is none other like YouTube. With this app, you can take view videos, save them on your app and access them whenever you can find. Other than this, the application allows you to share the videos you like to social media platforms, messengers or even as text messages.
The links to the video can be copied to and pasted for sharing as well. With new updates, the application can change themes now and shows a moving preview of the video if you hover over it. The video quality can be set according to the user’s preference.
Your previous history and activity for the same Gmail account can be found on the application once you log in.
The YouTube app is quite different from the web version. However, the app’s usability is still the same and at par with the website.
As per your profile’s views, the app will show you a curated list of suggestions on the home screen. Along with this, your recently played videos will show up as a playlist, and your saved playlists and videos can be found with the help of the menu on the left-hand side of the app. You can like videos and comment on videos with the app.
App Performance 10/10
YouTube is one of the cleanest apps out there. The app hardly ever freezes or crashes, the pervious and more unstable ones may have and still may depending on your phone’s RAM. But in most cases, YouTube runs smoothly and does not give any problems.
The app comes with most phones these days. It can be used by both Android and iOS users. For Android users, the app uses various builds or versions, for each Android version.
The YouTube app is the best app to stream videos and watch various things LIVE. The application hardly offers any lags and is one of the best apps that you can use. YouTube is usually preloaded and can be updated with the help of the Google Play Store.
- The app does not lag
- You can choose a theme
- A preview feature has been rolled out
- A user can choose any kind of video quality
- The user can download a video for offline use
- Your Android smartphone may not allow you to delete the app
- you may only be able to disable it