YouTube

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4.2
143M reviews
10B+
Downloads
Content rating
Teen
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About this app

Get the official YouTube app on Android phones and tablets. See what the world is watching -- from the hottest music videos to what’s popular in gaming, fashion, beauty, news, learning and more. Subscribe to channels you love, create content of your own, share with friends, and watch on any device.

Watch and subscribe
● Browse personal recommendations on Home
● See the latest from your favorite channels in Subscriptions
● Look up videos you’ve watched, liked, and saved for later in Library

Explore different topics, what’s popular, and on the rise (available in select countries)
● Stay up to date on what’s popular in music, gaming, beauty, news, learning and more
● See what’s trending on YouTube and around the world on Explore
● Learn about the coolest Creators, Gamers, and Artists on the Rise (available in select countries)

Connect with the YouTube community
● Keep up with your favorites creators with Posts, Stories, Premieres, and Live streams
● Join the conversation with comments and interact with creators and other community members

Create content from your mobile device
● Create or upload your own videos directly in the app
● Engage with your audience in real time with live streaming right from the app

Find the experience that fits you and your family (available in select countries)
● Every family has their own approach to online video. Learn about your options: the YouTube Kids app or a new parent supervised experience on YouTube at youtube.com/myfamily

Support creators you love with channel memberships (available in select countries)
● Join channels that offer paid monthly memberships and support their work
● Get access to exclusive perks from the channel & become part of their members community
● Stand out in comments and live chats with a loyalty badge next to your username

Upgrade to YouTube Premium (available in select countries)
● Watch videos uninterrupted by ads, while using other apps, or when the screen is locked
● Save videos for when you really need them – like when you’re on a plane or commuting
● Get access to YouTube Music Premium as part of your benefits
Updated on
Sep 30, 2022

Data safety

Safety starts with understanding how developers collect and share your data. Data privacy and security practices may vary based on your use, region, and age. The developer provided this information and may update it over time.
No data shared with third parties
Learn more about how developers declare sharing
This app may collect these data types
Location, Personal info and 9 others
Data is encrypted in transit
You can request that data be deleted
Independent security review
4.2
143M reviews
Barbara George
September 29, 2022
User-friendly and *free. A big variety of videos made by everyday people; people-to-people info exchange. The majority of videos are useful content pertaining to search terms. The video content can be applied to: career, home-life, entertainment, education, how-to, and much more. Interface is easy navigation, creating a user-friendly experience. *Free/paid subscription, but I just skip/or deal with ads, very short or "skip" option.
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Gurby
September 29, 2022
This app is awful now...what made this app great have been removed and all the new features make it close to un-useable. When I cast to my TV , I can't disconnect later without having to hard boot my phone. The resizing & landscape switching is so messed up, but I can't even play vids in the background anymore. I am a premium subscriber! Please get rid of the floating icons rid of in shorts--so distracting. And why do I have to click the 'x' multiple times to remove the floating controls?! awful
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Avian P
October 1, 2022
The YouTube app is pretty much on point all year round but right now it's not going well. After this last update I see they fixed the rotating screen to go in either direction, but now when I click into fullscreen the video will black out and keep playing. I've had to turn my screen off and on several times to get the video to show again.
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