Try LBRY

Let's see if your favourite YouTube content is available on LBRY
When you open a YouTube link, this app will check if this content is available on LBRY. You then get to choose whether to open it with the LBRY app or with YouTube.

• Works on videos as well as channels
• Either click a YouTube URL, or use the "Share" functionality
• Works with every channel which uses the LBRY Sync program
• Free and open-source software, see code here: https://gitlab.com/gardenappl/try-lbry

This app is not affiliated with LBRY Inc. or the LBRY Foundation. Read more about LBRY on https://lbry.com

Non-Free Network Services: This app might make network connections to YouTube in order to scan a channel's ID. It also relies on the API provided by the LBRY x YouTube Sync service, which is run by LBRY Inc. Of course, the LBRY protocol itself is completely decentralized and open source.

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Packages

Although APK downloads are available below to give you the choice, you should be aware that by installing that way you will not receive update notifications and it's a less secure way to download. We recommend that you install the F-Droid client and use that.

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  • Version 1.1.2 (7) suggested Added on 2021-09-09

    This version requires Android 4.1 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.

    Download APK 3.9 MiB PGP Signature | Build Log

  • Version 1.0.4 (4) - Added on 2021-01-14

    This version requires Android 4.1 or newer.

    It is built and signed by F-Droid, and guaranteed to correspond to this source tarball.

    Permissions
    • have full network access
      Allows the app to create network sockets and use custom network protocols. The browser and other applications provide means to send data to the internet, so this permission is not required to send data to the internet.

    Download APK 3.4 MiB PGP Signature | Build Log