New Delhi, April 6: Google has been coming up with the update to improvise video streaming through YouTube in India according to the internet connectivity issues prevailing in the country. After the launch of YouTube offline, a new app built from scratch called YouTube Go is announced.The app offers relevant content recommendations that are offline first and works with low connectivity or no connectivity is cost-effective and provides a social experience. In India, YouTube had launched its updated version YouTube Go in beta version in February but to a limited audience. Now the YouTube Go Beta is available for all to download and use in India.
The app is available for download on the Google Play Store and is still in its beta stage. The data for the official app is pending to get announced. YouTube Go is somewhat similar to the Smart Offline feature on YouTube but comes with more options and customizations.YouTube Go has the almost similar feature like his parent app having the same home screen which shows trending and popular videos in one’s area and community. There is a Saved Tab as well which shows videos saved on the app.
Before saving or watching videos on YouTube Go, the app will allow users to preview the clip by tapping on the thumbnail before saving or watching videos on YouTube Go. Keeping its promise of being data conscious YouTube Go allows users to choose the resolution they want to save the video in.
In addition feature of YouTube Go is it also gives the option to the users about the video quality they want to watch the video that is in basic or standard quality. The app will also show the amount of space left in one’s device or SD card before saving videos.