Apple released a new version of its iOS mobile operating system without the Google Maps or YouTube apps, which had been included on the iPhone as default apps since the first iPhone. We now know why YouTube was pulled as a default app: Because Google requested it.
Is YouTube installed on iPhone?
First, though, here’s a bit of backstory: YouTube was one of the first apps to be available on the iPhone when it was released, and has come pre-loaded on all iOS devices over the last five years. … Apple might have decided not to re-license and pre-load the app, but YouTube actually stands to benefit from its removal.
Is YouTube free on an iPhone?
Is YouTube for iPhone free? YouTube doesn’t cost anything to download and install on a mobile phone, nor does it cost anything to use. … However, there is an optional, paid-for subscription called YouTube Red.
Does YouTube come pre installed?
The company announced today the app will come preinstalled on all new devices launching with Android 10, as well as Android 9, including its own Pixel series of smartphones.
How do I get YouTube on my iPhone?
Tap the App Store icon on your iPhone’s Home screen to launch the App Store app. Tap the Search button at the bottom of the screen. Type “YouTube” into the field at the top of the screen followed by the Search button. The official YouTube app is likely to be the first app to appear in the search results.
Is there a free YouTube app?
YouTube Mobile Download
The free mobile YouTube app can be downloaded from a number of sites, depending on the mobile device. The YouTube mobile for Andriod app is available at the Google Play Store, while the YouTube for iPhone app can be found at the Apple app store.
Is using YouTube free?
While YouTube remains free for all to post and view videos, YouTube Premium allows you to watch those videos without ads.
Is there a fee for the YouTube app?
The app will be free to download and use, but a YouTube Red membership removes ads and lets members play music in the background and offline.
Why do YouTube videos play automatically?
YouTube recently updated the home feed in its mobile application so that videos will now automatically begin playing (without sound) as users browse. … If you choose “Wi-Fi only,” videos will only automatically play on your home feed when your device is connected to a Wi-Fi network.
How do I stop YouTube from automatically playing videos?
Follow these steps to turn off autoplay:
- Launch the YouTube app on your Android phone or iPhone.
- Tap on the profile picture icon at the top followed by Settings.
- Tap on General. …
- Inside General, tap on Muted playback in feeds and change it to Off to completely disable autoplay on the home feed.
How do I stop YouTube Autoplay on WIFI?
Then instead of navigating to the “autoplay” tab within the Settings menu (where you’d expect it to be), head over to “General.” Five rows down, you’ll see “Muted playback in feeds.” As Android Police’s Rita already explained in a previous story, this setting is very confusingly named.