Those days are gone when we used to watch YouTube videos on our phone. As you already know that you can now connect your TV with YouTube to play videos for a group. You can even use YouTube TV app which is applicable if you have a smart TV at your home. This will help in making your YouTube experience quite better. We will talk about each of these in this article. But along with this, there are lots more features which will really make your YouTube TV experience good.
YouTube is getting more than 2 billion monthly visitors which makes it the second biggest search engine after Google. Before we talk about YouTube TV, let us first get to know some awesome features of YouTube app.
YouTube Music app for downloading up to 500 songs
YouTube music has been recently launched in which it had added a new feature of smart download. Through this feature, you can download up to 500 songs which you can listen even if you are offline. YouTube will choose the songs according to the type of music you like, You will be having total control over how many songs you download.
Saving a video for watching it offline on your phone
YouTube also comes with a feature where you can save a video for watching it in offline mode. However, it is only applicable if you have the YouTube Premium membership. All you need to do is just tap the download option and then select the display quality you want. You can get the downloaded video in the Library tab and watch it whenever you want.
Turn On Captions
Whenever you are in a quiet place like a library, temple premises or somewhere else and you do not have earphones with you or if you are facing problems in understanding the audio, what you can do is just turn on the video captions in a particular video. You can do it by clicking the CC icon. Not only this if the speaker is speaking in a different language but you can also take the help of Google Translate. All you need to do is just select the Subtitles and then Auto translate and finally choose your preferred language.
Using Dark Mode
You also use your YouTube app in night mode. This dark theme will make the light less harsh on your eyes. All you need to do is just go to YouTube app, click on settings and then slide the toggle switch over. If you are using your computer, click on to the three dots which are situated on the right side and finally select the dark theme and then click on to the toggle switch.
YouTube TV mode Tricks
Finally, let us talk about the YouTube TV mode. If you want to watch a video or a movie on YouTube TV mode, it will help in giving you a large screen without even going to the full-screen option. As we already mentioned it will be beneficial especially if you are using a smart TV.
You can avail lots of benefits on YouTube TV mode. In this article, we will discuss some awesome tricks that you o on your smart TV.
Watching free movies
YouTube is featured with a wide range of free movies which you can watch even in free of cost. You do not have to go for any paid subscription. However, the options that you will be getting are limited. For example, you will be getting older movies and you may even find a few classics. The only problem you have to face is that you have to watch the ads. But do not worry at all, you can enjoy watching the full movie from YouTube’s full free listing.
Rent the latest releases
If a new movie is released, and you are excited to watch it such as Avengers: Endgame, then you can just buy it on the platform. So if you buy movies from YouTube on your computer or phone, you can watch them on your TV. All you need to do it just pull the movie on the app or control it from your from.
Voice search on YouTube TV
Those days are gone when you used to operate TV with the help of your remote. You can now use your voice to watch YouTube videos to the big screen if you have Google Home. Then you can pair with an Android TV or a Chromecast. Then you will have to link both of them to get started.
Enjoy a vacation with YouTube
If you do not want to miss any video of your favourite vlogger during your vacation. Not to worry you can even watch it on the big screen. Yes, you can even watch it on your phone or laptop but the output that you will be getting on the TV is much better. You will need to connect your phone and TV with the help of the same WiFi. When both the devices are connected, open the video that you want to watch and click on the cast icon. Then select the device you want to cast and finally click on play. And you are done. You can watch any video of YouTube on TV such as Recommended, gaming, entertainment, latest, originals or Music.
Find content or purchases you saved on your phone
If you have a saved video or you have purchased something on your phone, then you can watch it easily on your TV. For this, just select Library that you will be getting in the homepage and scroll down. In the watch later option, you can get to see anything that you purchased. In the purchases option, you will be getting the contents that you have purchased and finally tap and watch it on your TV.
So these are the six cool tricks of YouTube TV. Which trick did you like the most? Please let us know in the comments section below.