while watching videos or listing music on youtube on your android phone you cannot perform any other task while even your android is supporting multitasking which is annyoing.this is not an issue with your phone its the programming of youtube which won’t allow this function.As many of user report this issue to youtube developers maybe they include this function in the future update but till now they don’t support background video play for android but you don’t need to worry we are come up with easy and fastest solution for this issue.There are two ways Free and Paid we discuss both here.
Here are Three option for you to play youtube videos in background
- Use Mozilla Firefox browser in android to play youtube videos.(Free)
- Paid youtube Version which is “YouTube Red”.(Paid)
- An app called Awesome Pop-up Video.(Free)
1- Mozilla Firefox browser
Mozilla firefox is Fastest Easy and Best as well Free solution for you to play youtube videos in the background and can use your phone normally.This solution has one extra advantage that you can even listen to the videos when the phone is locked which can save phone power which is the awesome feature for streaming albums.
Download from PlayStore -> Download
2- YouTube Red Method
Red Youtube is paid youtube subscription which can allow you to play music in the background or in off screen.it has some extra advantages like ads free videos which are a good service.The best thing is that they provide an option of 1-month free trial and after 1 month they charge $9.99/month and it also includes a subscription to Google Play Music.
3- Using App Awesome Pop-up Video
This is the completely different method to play youtube video while doing your other task on android phone.its an app on google play store called “Awesome Pop-up Video” which can create a static small window on your phone screen and it stays there until you stop the video. you can perform your other task without interruption with video.But the one side effect of this app is that it doesn’t allow you to play video in off screen/locked screen while Mozilla allows this feature.Some Examples are Below
Like and share this Method if it works for you if you find any problem while following this method let us know in the comments section so that we can help you to fix it.If you know the other way to play videos in the background let us know so that we can update the post.Thanks 🙂