Is your phone a YouTube Signature Device?

by Habeeb Onawole 0

Is your phone on the list of YouTube Signature Devices? You should read on to find out.

YouTube has released a list of devices that are best for watching videos on its platform. The list is pretty short but includes the popular flagships from this year and the last.


Below is the list of YouTube’s signature devices:

  1. Samsung Galaxy Note9
  2. Samsung Galaxy S9
  3. Samsung Galaxy S9+
  4. Samsung Galaxy Note8
  5. Samsung Galaxy S8
  6. Samsung Galaxy S8+
  7. OnePlus 6
  8. Xiaomi Mi 8
  9. Xiaomi Mi Mix 2S
  10. Sony Xperia XZ2
  11. Sony Xperia XZ2 Premium
  12. Sony Xperia XZ2 Compact
  13. Huawei Mate 10 Pro
  14. Google Pixel 2
  15. Google Pixel 2 XL
  16. Nokia 8 Sirocco
  17. LG V30
  18. HTC U12+

The above devices are said to support the following technologies – HDR, 360° video, 4K decoding, high frame rate, digital rights management performance and next-gen codecs like VP9.

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So if your flagship phone isn’t on the list, it probably doesn’t have support for one or more of the above. This explains why there is no iOS device on the list. There also isn’t a tablet on the list.

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