Play Youtube Video in Background on iPhone, iPad, Android YouTube App

Last Updated on Nov 10, 2020

Updated: Latest iOS 14, iPadOS 14, or later iOS/iPadOS Support Picture in Picture mode for Play YouTube video in the background while we work on another app or move to home screen [PIP Mode for Youtube is Safari Browser now support in free, Given in below steps]. YouTube Premium Support YouTube Video play in Backgroud even on the lock screen or While Work on another app on your iPhone or iPad.

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YouTube released new YouTube subscription features for YouTube fans who actually what they want. Known YouTube red, At the initial stage YouTube red available for selected countries and YouTubers who activated. So you could activate on a monthly plan at any time for US users. Redtube features are Offline YouTube video, Ad-free video, and Play YouTube video in the background. in just $9.99 a month, you can enjoy stunning YouTube service across your all device. Through Web or App in iOS or Android, turn on/Enable RedTube by simple login on multi-platform (Newer iPhone models or iPhone 12, iPhone 11(Pro Max), iPhone XR, iPhone XS(XS Max), iPhone X, iPhone 8(8 Plus), iPhone 7(7 Plus), iPhone 6S(6S Plus), iPhone 6(6 Plus), iPhone 5S, iPad).

Without YouTube Red: Play YouTube Video in Background on iPhone.

Use PIP mode for YouTube to Play the Video in Background

here are the detailed steps for how to play youtube video in the background without close or Stop video while you work on other apps installed on your iPhone or iPad. Picture in Picture mode will not work on the lock screen, To play YouTube video in the lock screen, you must have to activate YouTube premium service. Given in next steps,

  1. Open Safari Browser on your iPhone and Find Your YouTube video that you want to play in Youtube.com
  2. Now, Play Video, and Tap on Full Screen Player mode, Now, Tap on PIP mode option at top left corner of the screen.

    Youtube video in full screen mode on iPhone iPad Safari app

    Youtube video in full screen mode on iPhone iPad Safari app

  3. Now, your Video will minimize in PIP mode, Go to Home screen or Use Any app like Messages, See the below image.

    YouTube video in PIP mode on iPhone

    YouTube video in PIP mode on iPhone

  4. Any Time we can hide PIP video from the home screen by a swipe to screen edge, Your Video will not push, and Show any time by Drage to the screen.

    Hide Picture in Picture mode YouTube video on iPhone

    Hide Picture in Picture mode YouTube video on iPhone

  5. That’s it.

What, When You Are outside the United State?

if you leave the US, then these features will be stopped automatically. So you shouldn’t watch or play any saved youtube video from the device. After spending a cool time outside the United States, whenever you will be back you can experience YouTube red.

Along with youtube video streaming, you are also eligible to play games on Google’s new Gaming app and YouTube music (Announced on 28 October of 2015).

After YouTube red activation, the Background play feature turned on by default, in that case, you couldn’t make changes. For making changes in background YouTube video, you can do only from your headset or sound system.

Steps for Activation YouTube Red and Enable Play youtube video in the background on iPhone

Note: Play Youtube in Safari, No longer work on Mobile device.

Go to YouTube Red Premium Membership, Payout $9.99 a month subscription by register yourself. On different devices try the same Login ID forget amazing service as pro YouTubers.

Youtube Add free and Offline, Play in background on iPhone, iPad, Android Mobile

Youtube Add free and Offline, Play in the background on iPhone, iPad, Android Mobile

Note: are you planning to enjoy YouTube Red on the different devices at home or office? know which device supports YouTube Red? Apple TV, Amazon FireTV, Android TV, PlayStation 4, PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Roku, Roku TV, YouTube iOS app on iPhone, iPad – Since last update YouTube app in App Store.

Alternate Way: Play YouTube from Browser

The alternate method of a Play youtube video in the background on iPhone, iPad – Open YouTube on the iDevice browser and Play YouTube video within the browser. Quite useful for without subscription YouTube red play YouTube video in background or on the locked screen.

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