YouTube Making Some Sweeping Upgrades

Enhanced Audio Control:

The feature "Stable volume" will activate automatically, reducing abrupt volume variations and enhancing the overall viewing and listening experience.

Press To Speed Up

While viewing a video in full-screen or portrait mode, a simple press and hold on the player will instantly bump the playback speed to 2x.

Larger Preview Thumbnails

If you start seeking and need to go back, move your finger to where you started and lift when you feel a vibration; YT snap you back to the exact part of the video where you left off.

Fewer Interruptions

YouTube introducing a lock screen feature for mobile and tablets, allowing you to secure your screen and avoid unwanted interruptions.

You Tab

The Library and account page are now combined into a single "You Tab". Here, you'll access your watched videos, playlists, downloads, purchases, account settings, and channel info.

Hum A Song

Users will be able to search for a song by playing, singing, or humming.


When creators prompt viewers to "like" or "subscribe," the buttons will display a visual cue synchronized with the video. After a click, a subtle explosion of sparkles will playfully reward fans.