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After the release of Dark Theme mode on the YouTube app for iOS, it's now rolling out for Android devices. The feature turns the background dark to cut down on glare, which allows users to take in the true colors of the videos they're watching. Read More »
40 Days Ago YouTube’s dark theme had begun rolling out to a few lucky Android users at the end of July, but it seems like it’s finally becoming available more widely with the latest version of the app.
39 Days Ago This morning Google started blasting the Dark Theme for YouTube on Android devices of many sorts. Not ALL sorts, mind you, but many sorts, many sorts indeed.
40 Days Ago We've been talking about a dark mode in YouTube for ages, ever since it emerged in a teardown almost a year ago. Then iPhone users were treated to it back in March, and even a small number of lucky individuals were granted early access a couple of months ago.
40 Days Ago Dark themes have become very popular recently. Whether this is because of them being easier on the eye, people going through a Gothic phase, perceived battery saving, or just a passing fad is not clear, but plenty of apps are getting in on the idea.
40 Days Ago After more than a full year of waiting, it appears that YouTube’s dark mode is now widely rolling out to all Android users. The release comes approximately one month after users first began reporting that the Google-owned video streaming platform had begun to receive a server-side update with the dark theme.
39 Days Ago Good news: YouTube is rolling out dark mode for Android. And this time, we’re serious. Reddit users are reporting that YouTube version 13.35.51 ships with the option to turn dark mode on or off.
40 Days Ago We’re all used to the long slow rollout of features from Google, but after over a month, the broader rollout of Dark Mode on YouTube has finally begun.