An open-source YouTube player for the Android operating system, without ads.

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Innovative Features

Traditional Features

More features will be added in the near future.


Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later. For techies, that means an API level of 14 or greater.


Feature SkyTube Extra SkyTube
Description Contains extra features that are powered by non-OSS libraries. Fully open-source and free software.
GPLv3 license
Official YouTube player support*
Chromecast Support*
Updates availability Immediate Normally up to 5 days
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* powered by a closed-source, third-party library.

Why SkyTube?



Subscriptions Video Blocker

Play video Browse channel


Browse channel using tablet


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This program is free software: you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation (version 3 of the License).

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

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