Google’s Youtube Go Beta which allow users to download and share videos easily has officially launched in India. the app is still in Beta version and is available for download from the Google Play Store. the Search Giant first announced the YouTube Go app, reimagined for the next generation of YouTube users last September on Google for India event.
If you’re wondering what is YouTube Go, the app is lighter version of the primary YouTube app which lets users to Preview videos before you download or watch with actual data spend on videos, it also allows user to Share Videos Instantly with friends and family and it is made to work with less storage and slow speeds and also works on older Android versions of back to Jellybean (Android 4.1)
Here are the key features of the app:
• A home built for you: YouTube Go home screen features trending and popular videos in your area, so that you can find and discover videos that you and your community care about.
• Preview videos before you save or watch: On YouTube Go we’ll show you a preview of the video when you tap on a thumbnail, giving you a better sense of what the video is about before you decide if you want to watch it.
• Choose your resolution when saving or streaming videos: You can choose to save a video for offline viewing later or stream it now. And we also allow you to choose the amount of data you’d like to spend on that video.
• Share videos with friends nearby: Share videos with friends and family nearby without using any data. You can send and receive videos instantly and offline with others using the YouTube Go app.
According to the company, they have taken time to work hard behind the scenes to make sharing videos with nearby friends an even more seamless experience, and ensuring that the app works well across a wide range of phones and connectivity. the company will be also holding several activities in Udaipur over the upcoming weeks to glean more insights from users on the ground.