NewPipe

Lightweight YouTube frontend
New in version 0.14.2
### New
- Long-tap delete and share in subscriptions #1516
- Tablet UI and grid list layout #1617

### Improvements
- store and reload the last used aspect ratio #1748
- Enable linear layout in Downloads activity with full video names #1771
- Delete and share subscriptions directly from within the subscriptions tab #1516
- Enqueuing now triggers video playing if the play queue has already ended #1783
- Separate settings for volume and brightness gestures #1644
- Add support for Localizatio

Lightweight YouTube frontend that's supposed to be used without the proprietary YouTube-API or any of Google's (proprietary) play-services. NewPipe only parses the YouTube website in order to gain the information it needs.

Features:


  • Search videos

  • Display general information about a video

  • Watch YouTube videos

  • Listen to YouTube videos

  • Popup mode (floating player)

  • Select the streaming player to watch the video with

  • Download videos

  • Download audio only

  • Open a video in Kodi

  • Show Next/Related videos

  • Search YouTube in a specific language

  • Watch/Block age restricted material

  • Display general information about channels

  • Search channels

  • Watch videos from a channel

  • Orbot/Tor support (not yet directly)

  • 1080p/2k/4k support

  • View history

  • Subscribe to channels

  • Search history

  • Search/Watch Playlists

  • Watch as queues Playlists

  • Queuing videos

  • Local playlists

  • Subtitles

  • Multi-service support (eg. SoundCloud)

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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 0.14.2 (69) - Added on 2018-10-28

    This version requires Android 4.0.3 or newer.

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

    Download APK 5.6 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
    • android.permission.FOREGROUND_SERVICE
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
  • Version 0.14.1 (68) - Added on 2018-09-11

    This version requires Android 4.0.3 or newer.

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

    Download APK 5.3 MiB PGP Signature

    Permissions
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
  • Version 0.14.0 (67) - Added on 2018-09-06

    This version requires Android 4.0.3 or newer.

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

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    Permissions
    • android.permission.INTERNET
    • android.permission.WAKE_LOCK
    • android.permission.ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE
    • android.permission.WRITE_EXTERNAL_STORAGE
    • android.permission.SYSTEM_ALERT_WINDOW
    • android.permission.READ_EXTERNAL_STORAGE