Image in Picture (or PIP) is a feature that iPhones have had since iOS 13, and since the iPad IOS 9. YouTube, being YouTube, is arriving late with fashion at the PIP party. This Announced in June. That this feature will be brought to Apple devices for both premium users and regular users, and has just begun to extend the feature to Apple devices. Of course, there is a catch.
PIP is currently just a premium feature.
Now, I know that I Only He said the company would offer PIP to all users, but, at the moment, premium users are the only ones who have access to the feature on iOS and iPadOS. While this may sound like a bit of a hoax, rest assured that the feature. Is All the way. YouTube has not yet set a timeline for when this will happen.
That being said, it’s not like YouTube is only adding this feature to premium consumer apps. In fact, you won’t find any PIP options in the YouTube app. Go ahead, check it’s not there no, it looks like YouTube is testing PIP before giving it a full rollout, allowing its premium users to try it out first. Only if they know where to look.
How to enable YouTube PIP for iPhone.
Since PIP is currently an “experimental” feature on the iPad and iPad, you need to enable it from YouTube’s “New” page, where they have a list of features in their “Tasks” that you can get premium. Can test as a subscriber. To get started, go ahead. YouTube.com/new, Making sure that you are logged into the relevant Google Account for your YouTube Premium. Find out. Image in Image on iOS. Option, then select “try it out” to confirm.
Although YouTube does not specifically mention iPad OS in this opt-in feature, it is possible that you can make it work on your iPad. According to 9to5Google.. Although, you may need to delete the app and reinstall it, to enable the feature..
PIP must be enabled the next time you open your YouTube app from your premium account. All you need to do is start a video, then swipe up from the bottom of your screen (or press the home button), and the video will follow you as a PIP window. You can resize it, move it and reduce it to the side of the screen as you would with other PiP windows on iOS.
Oddly enough, this feature expires on October 31st. It is not clear at this time. For now, just make sure you enjoy PIP whenever you can.
Current iYouTube ssues with PIP
YouTube says that if you lock your device while watching in PIP, the video will stop. You can resume playback using the lock screen media controls.
As mentioned above, if YouTube’s PIP isn’t working for you at all, whether you’re on an iPhone or iPad, you may need to delete and reinstall the app. Just make sure you’re logged in with the correct Google Account.
Viewing PIPs without a premium account.
YouTube Will Release PiP to all users, but why wait? If you do not have a premium account, you can go through these restrictions now.You won’t just do that with the YouTube app. Check us out. Complete guide here For more information.