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How to Download Play YouTube Videos on Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge

Get tips for how to play YouTube videos on Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge fluently with no quality loss or "not working" issues

Q"Can Samsung Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge play YouTube videos? My previous Samsung Galaxy won't play YouTube videos at all and I keep hearing that flash player doesn't support mobiles. If yes, what is the best way to play and watch YouTube videos on Samsung Galaxy S6/Edge?"

A – It is true that Android mobiles, running Jellybean and above, do not support Adobe Flash Player, which makes YouTube videos inaccessible on Samsung Galaxy phones and tablets via the default browser. But since it is android, there are always ways to play YouTube videos on the upcoming Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge, by using alternative browsers, YouTube app, etc. Or you can download YouTube videos to Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge with an all-in-one YouTube downloader & converter in case of no WiFi network available or video codec compatibility issues.

How to Play YouTube Video on Samsung Galaxy S6/Edge

Download and convert YouTube movie/music videos,be it 4K UHD, Full HD 1080P, 3D, SD, etc, to Samsung Galaxy S6/Edge speedily with high video/audio quality with the best YouTube download tool – WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe.


Mainly, we are going to talk about two ways to play YouTube videos on Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge, which are demonstrated as below. Choose the one that suits the most.

Play YouTube Videos on Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge Using YouTube App

Connect your Samsung Galaxy S6 or S6 Edge to the computer, go to Google Play app store on PC, type "YouTube app" into the search box, and click "Install" to finish the YouTube app download to mobile. Here you go, open up the app and you can freely watch YouTube videos on Samsung Galaxy S6/Edge. Or you can directly download YouTube app via the app center on Samsung Galaxy mobiles.

However, playing YouTube videos on Samsung Galaxy S6 without a hitch may not as easy as you imagine, for aperiodic problems: "Sometimes, about 50% of the times, the back button doesn't work and I have to restart YouTube. Then after a while, the back button will stop working again", "Samsung Galaxy YouTube app can't change quality". That's why we recommend you download YouTube HD videos to Samsung Galaxy S6/Edge instead of using app.

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Best Software to Download and Play YouTube Videos on Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge

WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe, being a multi-purpose media software, enables users to download and convert YouTube videos to Samsung Galaxy S6/S6 Edge/Note 4, Samsung Smart TV, iPhone 6/6 Plus, iPad Air 2/mini 3, Apple TV, Surface, WP8, Amazon Kindle Fire HD, Chromecast, PS4, etc for fluent playback. With support for 370+ codecs, you are allowed to convert any YouTube videos to Galaxy S6 compatible formats as below at ultra-fast speed.

* Galaxy S6 compatible formats: H.264 MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV
* YouTube supported video formats and file extensions: MOV (.mov), 3GP (.3gp, .3g2, .3gpp), MPEG-4 (.mp4), FLV (.flv), AVI (.avi), MPEGS (.mpg), WMV (.wmv), WebM (.webm)

Download Play YouTube video on Galaxy S6

How to Convert YouTube Videos to Galaxy S6/S6 Edge Supported Video Formats

Preparation: Go to youtube.com, do a search of your to-be-downloaded YouTube movie/music video and click to play it (optional).

Step 1. Click "URL" button on the main interface and normally the URL has been auto detected if you are playing it. Or manually copy and paste the link and then Analyze it.
Step 2. Select one of the output resolution/size, tick the "Auto convert" box and tap "OK" button to get ready for all-at-once YouTube video download and convert.
Step 3. Next is the settings of output format. Go to Android Mobile -> to Samsung Mobile Video -> Samsung Galaxy Note S6/Edge.
Step 4. Press button "RUN" to download and convert YouTube video to Galaxy S6.

Note: For the new Samsung mobile has not come out yet, here we just show you an example. The Galaxy S6/Edge profile will be added as soon as the unveiling of the device.

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Play YouTube Video on Samsung Galaxy S6 - All-in-one WinX HD Video Converter Deluxe

* Best Samsung Galaxy S6 video downloader to download sharp H.265/4K, H.264/1080p, 720p, etc video from YouTube.
* Download and convert YouTube movie/music video to Samsung Galaxy S6/Edge compatible video formats, incl. H.264 MP4, DivX, XviD, WMV, etc.
* Download and convert YouTube video to Samsung Galaxy S6, Windows 10 PC, Mac, Apple iPhone, iPad, Apple TV, etc.
* Adjust video parameters, add/select subtitle, merge, trim, crop the video

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