Youtube: a low and lightweight version.

If you are regularly visiting Youtube for watching your favorite videos you might have come up on situations where you had wait in between videos for the streaming/downloading.

Well this happens commonly when you are using Youtube in less internet speed/slow connection environment.Well now Youtube brings a little solution for such situation to get uninterrupted viewing of the videos with Feather version.Feather version is Youtube option which when enabled can make your videos much light yet without losing its quality.

As Youtube explains:

This is an opt-in beta for “Feather” support on YouTube. The “Feather” project is intended to serve YouTube video watch pages with the lowest latency possible. It achieves this by severely limiting the features available to the viewer and making use of advanced web techniques for reducing the total amount of bytes downloaded by the browser. It is a work in progress and may not work for all videos.

Now you can try this out and see if it really helps by visiting , and don’t worry Youtube always gives you an option to go to original settings.

So do try and do let us know it really helped you.Do comment and don’t forget to subscribe us. 🙂


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