How To View Facebook Videos
Bringing Sound to Videos in News Feed
Videos in News Feed have actually previously played calmly-- you tap on a video to hear sound. As people watch more video on phones, they've concerned anticipate sound when the volume on their device is turned on. After evaluating sound on in News Feed and hearing favorable feedback, we're gradually bringing it to more people. With this upgrade, sound fades in and out as you scroll through videos in News Feed, bringing those videos to life.
If your phone is set to silent, videos will not have fun with noise. If you never ever desire videos to play with noise, you can disable this feature by turning off "Videos in News Feed Start With Noise" in Settings. We'll likewise be revealing in-product messages to tell people about the brand-new sound on experience and controls.
We have actually also made changes to make vertical videos look better on mobile gadgets. Last year we began evaluating a bigger preview of vertical videos in News Feed on mobile. Individuals reacted favorably, so that larger format is now offered to everyone seeing videos on iOS and Android.
See and Scroll
We understand that in some cases you want to see a video as well as desire to keep scrolling through your News Feed. It's now possible to reduce the video you're viewing to a picture-in-picture view that keeps playing in the corner of your screen while you browse other stories in News Feed. You can drag the video to any corner of the screen, and if you're using an Android gadget, you can keep the video playing even when you exit the Facebook app to do something else on your phone.
Facebook Video App for TV
Lastly, we have actually heard that individuals want more alternatives for how and where they see Facebook videos. Today we're announcing a brand-new Facebook video app for TV, which will present quickly to app shops for Apple TV, Amazon Fire TV and Samsung Smart TELEVISION, with more platforms to come.
Our video app for TV is a brand-new method to take pleasure in Facebook videos on a bigger screen. In 2015 we rolled out the ability for you to stream videos from Facebook to your TELEVISION, and today's statement broadens this capability. With the app, you can watch videos shared by good friends or Pages you follow, leading live videos from around the world, and advised videos based upon your interests.
You can also capture up on videos you have actually saved to enjoy later on, as well as revisit videos you've watched, shared or uploaded. How To View Facebook Videos, We eagerly anticipate seeing how people use the app to enjoy Facebook videos in a new way.