Annoying by YouTube picture-in-picture not working in android Oreo devices? To use YouTube PIP mode in android Oreo, you’re device need YouTube Red. Do you have any tricks for use YouTube picture-in-picture without Red in android device? In this tutorial, I will show you step by step process to enable picture-in-picture mode without YouTube red in android Oreo 8.1/8.0 devices such as Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Nexus 6P/5X etc.
YouTube only allows those users to use PIP mode whom subscribe to YouTube Red. In latest android Oreo 8.0/8.1 devices, you can enable YouTube PIP mode without Red in android and enjoy two apps at same time. Let see step by step guide to enable picture-in-picture mode without YouTube red in android Oreo 8.0 devices.
How to enable picture-in-picture mode without YouTube red in android Oreo 8.0/8.1
In android 8.0/8.1 Oreo devices, you can see which app supported picture-in-picture mode using below settings.
Step 1: Go to settings in your android Oreo
Step 2: Tap on apps & notifications
Step 3: Tap on advanced
Step 4: Tap on special app access
Step 5: Tap on picture-in-picture
Here you’ll see supported PIP apps in your android Oreo devices. Also enable/disable Pixel 2 YouTube PIP in Oreo using below settings.
Settings > Apps & notifications > App info > Tap app want to disable PIP mode (WhatsApp/YouTube/Google Duo) > Advanced > Picture-in-picture
How to use YouTube picture in picture without RED on Google Pixel, Pixel XL, Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL
Step 1: Open any web browser on your pixel and other android Oreo devices
Step 2: Go to YouTube.com
Step 3: Tap on video you want to play in the background as PIP mode
Step 4: Tap on three vertical dots from top of the right side corner
Here you’ll see Desktop site option. By default unchecked this option.
Step 5: Check the box Desktop site
Step 6: Now play the video in your device
You’ll see song notification at home screen notification panel.
Step 7: Tap on home button to close the browser
Step 8: Now pull down the notification panel from home screen & tap on song notification
You’ll see play song in your android Oreo device.
Step 9: Tap on Maximize screen button of video
Step 10: Tap on home screen button
Now you’ll see YouTube Picture-in-picture without Red in android Oreo devices. You can use both YouTube and other chat app with same time in your android Oreo devices.
And that’s it. Are you using the YouTube PIP feature on your android Oreo devices? We eagerly to know how you’ve enable picture-in-picture mode without YouTube red in android Oreo 8.1 devices. Don’t forget to check out our other android 8.1 tips and tricks.