Play YouTube in background on iPhone: HOW TO DO IT

How to put YouTube in the background on iPhone? Here is the guide to having YouTube in the background and with the screen off on the iPhone in 2020 | Without Jailbreak

Play YouTube in background on iPhone

iPhone YouTube background

You own an iPhone or any other product Apple with iOS operating system? This article is for you!

In today’s guide I want to answer a question that has been asked me very often lately by iPhone owners: how to listen to YouTube in the background on the iPhone?

If you are also looking for a working way to use the YouTube app in the background on your smartphone, perhaps with the screen turned off or while doing other operations with other apps, I will be happy to help you with this guide.

As you know, by default the YouTube app does not allow you to do other operations while watching videos: you cannot turn off the screen, you cannot start other apps, you cannot put YouTube in the background.

But with our instructions you will be able to overcome all these limits quickly and easily, even if you are not an expert user. And above all, you will not have to spend a penny and you will not have to jailbreak.

Awesome, right?

Obviously this guide will always be updated, so as to explain the really working method to achieve your goal.

Having said that, I would say not to get lost in chatter and go straight to the point.

YouTube background iPhone app: how to do it?

To date, the only working (and free) way to have the YouTube app in the background on the iPhone is to download and install the alternative YouTube++ app.

What is YouTube++?

It is a modified version of YouTube that adds many fantastic features to the original app, among which I point out the possibility of:

  • use YouTube in the background and with the screen off
  • block, hide and remove advertising from YouTube
  • better and more conveniently control video playback (playback speed, fast forward or fast reverse ..)
  • download videos from YouTube

and so much more.

In short, YouTube++ exceeds all the limits of the original app, offering many very useful and convenient features to make the most of the Google video sharing portal.

Unfortunately YouTube ++ is not found on the App Store, so you will have to install it manually on your iPhone.

How to install YouTube ++ on iPhone?

Simple, read our detailed guide:

Jailbreak is not needed, you do not invalidate the guarantee of your smartphone and the procedure is extremely simple and fast. It’s free!

Only recommendation: to install YouTube ++, you must first remove the original YouTube app from your iPhone.

YouTube screen off iPhone

As promised, after installing this fantastic app, you will be free to listen to YouTube in the background iPhone: a function that many require loudly, but that today only YouTube Premium subscribers can take advantage of.

Download YouTube iPhone video

As mentioned above, YouTube ++ also allows you to download videos from YouTube to your iPhone in one click.

How to do? Simple:

  • start YouTube ++
  • search for the video you want to download
  • click on the arrow next to the video title
  • click on the DOWNLOAD button to start downloading the video from YouTube to iPhone

A simple and very fast procedure to download all YouTube videos directly to your iPhone. Comfortable, right?

Hear YouTube in the iPhone Background – Conclusions

With this article I would say that we are done.

I hope I have helped you achieve your goal.

In case of doubts, questions or problems, leave a comment at the end of the article and we will reply as soon as possible!

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