YouTube launched a dark mode for its desktop app final yr, then rolled it out for iOS customers in March this yr. In July, Google introduced that Android customers would have the ability to swap from the standard white background on YouTube to the brand new darkish theme, however that appears to have been a really restricted rollout.
Nonetheless, after ready months for it, all Android customers can lastly allow Darkish Mode on their cell apps. Some Redditors spotted that the most recent launch of the Android YouTube app, model 13.35.51, is rolling out extra extensively with the choice to allow Darkish Mode.
In case you’d wish to allow YouTube’s Darkish Mode in your Android handset, simply open the app, go to the settings pane and faucet on Normal. You’ll see the toggle swap for enabling the darkish theme.
If, nevertheless, you’ll be able to’t see the choice, 9to5Google suggests eradicating the app out of your Recents menu and relaunching once more to set off the replace. If that doesn’t work, you possibly can both attempt updating it through Google Play or sideload the installer from APK Mirror.
In case you’ve set it up already, then welcome to the darkish facet.