Youtube gets new video player interface

Youtube new interface

Youtube has upgraded its video player with its new simple interface.The new version is not available for all the videos, however this can be rolled out to all videos soon.

The old one:
youtube player
Newer Interface(Seek bar maximized)
Newer Interface(Seek bar minimized)youtube-new-player2

Some features about this new player interface:
  • Seek bar is semi transparent
  • The playback button, volume slider, information about the length of the video and a selector for different video resolutions are now situated below the status bar.
  • There’s no button for captions or annotations if these features are not available.
  • Right click on the video and select –> show video info to see the information about the video
  • This new player doesn’t work in embeds and videos with advertisements.

Do you like this new video player design ? share with your comments.

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