Who don’t use YouTube in 2018 but not everyone watch YouTube videos on YouTube. If you are the person who listen music on YouTube than this article is for you. You must be knowing that YouTube android app is a best app to play YouTube videos and play music online. YouTube apps is developed so much over the years that is provides the best video experience. Official YouTube app also allows to download YouTube videos in mobile. While listening music on YouTube the only drawback i feel is music stops as you minimize YouTube app or YouTube vised doesn’t play as you lock android screen Even if you had download YouTube videos in your phone then also you can play after minimizing YouTube app. After couple of hours of searching over internet I can say that yes it is possible to play YouTube in background in android and iOS. Don’t Forget to check Method to watch region-locked YouTube videos
So Today Solution Exist is posting a tutorial on how to play YouTube videos in background, this feature will be really useful if you listen songs on YouTube. So without wasting more this lets get right into it..!!
Paid method. – YouTube Premium – Use YouTube premium for free
Youtube had launched YouTube red which was a paid subscription which is know known as YouTube premium for both Android and iOS devices. YouTube Premium is a paid streaming subscription service YouTube Premium also comes with ad-free access to YouTube Music. This YouTube Premium is like a replacement of Google Play Music. This YouTube Premium gives you the option to turn off the screen in that app. As the name suggest its premium will cost you money..!! YouTube Premium will cost you $12 a month, or $18 for a family subscription of up to six members.
Yes 12$ per month is quite expensive. at this or lesser price you can enjoy Netflix also. If you are the person who is OK with the price you can definitely go for it. To check YouTube premium in details check out YouTube premium official page. For those who not willing to pay this much price for this feature the this read the article fully and you will get and answer for YouTube premium for free / solution exit will tell you alternative way on How to run youtube videos in background and by turning off the screen.
Run YouTube videos using free application in android using Firefox or chrome browser
- Firstly download Firefox or Google chrome in android phone from Google Playstore (Skip this step if have installed in your mobile device)
- Now open internet browser i.e. Firefox or chrome and go on www.youtube.com and search your the video that you want to play in background.
- Now click on three dot placed as top right corner and tap on Request desktop. (Now the web page will be refresh and will open like it open for desktop users.
- As the video starts playing, minimize the browser. As you minimize the browser, music/video will be pause. Pull the notification bar and click on play button and you are good to go. You can also turn off the screen to play and the browser will allows play YouTube videos with screen off.
This was the simplest way to play YouTube videos with screen Off with Google Chrome or Firefox. If you are a iphone user then we have trick for you also. Keep reading the steps to play YouTube videos in background in iOS devices.
How to Play YouTube Videos In Background in iphone and ipad
- You need to install Google Chrome browser from App Store – Google Chrome
- Open YouTube website and search for the song/video that you want to play in background
- Now click on three dot placed as top right corner and tap on Request desktop and web page will refresh
- Now play the the video and minimize the browser pressing Home Button
- Swipe up on the home screen to open Control Center and reveal the music player.
- In the Control Center’s music playback control, you will see the YouTube video paused. Simply tap play and continue listening to your video as if you were watching it on your device.
Apps to play YouTube Videos in background / How to play YouTube videos in background in android Device
#1 Play Youtube videos in background in android using Awesome Pop-up Video – How to play YouTube videos with the screen off
- Firstly download and install Awesome Pop-up Video from android playstore in your android device
Download Awesome pop-up
- After installation completes, open app. You will see list of recommended videos. Click on search button and search your favorite music and hit Go
- Tap on the video that you want to play in the background and your the video will play in the background. Once loaded, you will see a pop-up appears loading the Youtube video.
- Now you can minimize the apps and access other apps by this pop-up of video will remain in screen also the video will continues to play.
#2 Run YouTube videos in android phone is using NewPipe – Recommended
- To install NewPipe you need to install F-droid app in your android phone. Download F-Droid
- Now click on search as search for NewPipe and install it
- After installing F-droid in android phone open it. Wait for couple of seconds until apps are fetched.
- Now click on search button and search for NewPipe and Install it.
- After installing both the apps will ask for the permission, allow permission.
- Now Run NewPipe app and it will load as normal video playing app. Search music
Video tutorial – How to use apps to Play YouTube Videos In Background and Screen off [No-Root]
This was the tutorial on How to play YouTube videos in background using these listed apps to play youtube videos in background and specially listen music on YouTube in background. I personally had tested both Awesome Pop-up video app and NewPipe. Both the apps are good but if you ask us we will recommend you to use NewPipe and I also use newpipe to listen music on YouTube. if you face any problem is following the steps or got stuck in any on the steps then you are free to use comment section. Also if you are having some other apps that you are using to play YouTube videos in background then let us know through comments. Join our Facebook Group Android And Windows Errors Solution and Follow or Facebook Page Solution Exist to be updated with Solution Exist awesome articles.