Now download videos in 1080p with YouTube premium
Muhammad Mubeen Javed
YouTube has rolled out the option to download 1080p videos to watch offline.
The YouTube Premium is the paid service by Google. Before it, the paid service allowed to download videos in 720p for offline watching which a strange limitation. The viewers could not download videos of high quality better than 720p. But now the viewers who have the premium access will be able to download videos in 1080.
There is no official confirmation from YouTube whether the feature is only being A/B tested or everyone with Premium will get it.
Some users thought that this option rolled out for selected users. But some popular news media confirmed that the option was rolled out globally and starting with select markets. First, these features were made available to the most Premium Market and would available to the other markets soon.
YouTube Premium service also provided some other additional options. The users who have premium access get access to YouTube Music premium content and can view all the content completely advertisement free. The option is available to both the platforms iOS and as well as Android.
In Pakistan Market, YouTube Premium and YouTube Music Premium subscription are not available. But the good news is that the Pakistani users can enjoy offline videos as a free perk from the company.