Mirror of A lightweight Youtube frontend for Android.
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A libre lightweight streaming frontend for Android.






NewPipe does not use any Google framework libraries, nor the YouTube API. Websites are only parsed to fetch required info, so this app can be used on devices without Google services installed. Also, you don’t need a YouTube account to use NewPipe, which is copylefted libre software.


  • Search videos
  • Display general info about videos
  • Watch YouTube videos
  • Listen to YouTube videos
  • Popup mode (floating player)
  • Select streaming player to watch 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 info 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 enqueued playlists
  • Enqueue videos
  • Local playlists
  • Subtitles
  • Multi-service support (e.g. SoundCloud [beta])
  • Livestream support

Coming Features

  • Cast to UPnP and Cast
  • Show comments
  • … and many more


Whether you have ideas, translations, design changes, code cleaning, or real heavy code changes, help is always welcome. The more is done the better it gets!

If you’d like to get involved, check our contribution notes.


If you like NewPipe we’d be happy about a donation. You can either send bitcoin or donate via Bountysource or Liberapay. For further info on donating to NewPipe, please visit our website.

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Privacy Policy

The NewPipe project aims to provide a private, anonymous experience for using media web services. Therefore, the app does not collect any data without your consent. NewPipe’s privacy policy explains in detail what data is sent and stored when you send a crash report, or comment in our blog. You can find the document here.


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NewPipe is Free Software: You can use, study share and improve it at your will. Specifically you can redistribute and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation, either version 3 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.