YouTube Moving to HTML5 Player

by simdol8080 - 14-06-2015, 07:07 AM
What YouTube player do you prefer (excluding support of 60fps)?
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Bring the flash player back!
5
Votes
19.23%
Percent
Bring the flash player back!
19.23%
5 Votes
Nooo! I love HTML5 player!
21
Votes
80.77%
Percent
Nooo! I love HTML5 player!
80.77%
21 Votes
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Posted: 14-06-2015, 07:07 AM (This post was last modified: 14-06-2015, 07:12 AM by simdol8080.)
Why would they do that?  :rly: I mean as in desktop, and platforms that have flash support. I understand if it's due to mobile support like iOS, Android, etc.. However, forcing all of the users to use HTML5 player even in the desktop? (Flash is even built in in the Chrome browser, so no additional downloads, too)

I don't think so.. :fp:

It annoys me to no end.. It's buggy, worse hardware support & performance, and it absolutely looks terrible! The new player in YouTube surely looks more like crappy player back before Google acquired YouTube..  (am I only the one who thinks that way? :( ) [They SHOULD add support of 60 fps to flash player, too.. T__T]

This is what I am talking about..

[Image: new.png]

Don't you think this (second) one looks better & more professional?

[Image: flash3.png]

P.S: I personally force my browsers to use Flash by disabling HTML5 codecs.
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Posted: 14-06-2015, 07:09 AM (This post was last modified: 14-06-2015, 07:16 AM by Tropical.)
HTML5 is way sexier :noh:

We could have a option to chooze players.
lol
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Posted: 14-06-2015, 08:57 AM
(14-06-2015, 07:09 AM)Tropical Wrote: HTML5 is way sexier :noh:


We could have a option to chooze players.
lol

You can choose between html5 and flash.
https://www.youtube.com/html5
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Posted: 14-06-2015, 09:32 AM
(14-06-2015, 08:57 AM)Aoki Wrote:
(14-06-2015, 07:09 AM)Tropical Wrote: /

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Unfortunately, that is only for legacy browsers. A person like me, can't change it back unless we disable functionality. Using Firefox Nightly, Chrome Canary, and.. Project Spartan as my primary browsers makes HTML5 player as default, can't change it back to Adobe Flash.
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Posted: 14-06-2015, 05:04 PM
HTML5 is better, I like it :3
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Posted: 14-06-2015, 06:51 PM
(14-06-2015, 08:57 AM)Aoki Wrote:
(14-06-2015, 07:09 AM)Tropical Wrote: HTML5 is way sexier :noh:



We could have a option to chooze players.
lol

You can choose between html5 and flash.
https://www.youtube.com/html5

Oh,
well thank you very much :noh:

Never knew about that.
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Posted: 14-06-2015, 07:00 PM
(14-06-2015, 07:07 AM)simdol8080 Wrote: Why would they do that?  :rly: I mean as in desktop, and platforms that have flash support. I understand if it's due to mobile support like iOS, Android, etc.. However, forcing all of the users to use HTML5 player even in the desktop? (Flash is even built in in the Chrome browser, so no additional downloads, too)

I don't think so.. :fp:

It annoys me to no end.. It's buggy, worse hardware support & performance, and it absolutely looks terrible! The new player in YouTube surely looks more like crappy player back before Google acquired YouTube..  (am I only the one who thinks that way? :( ) [They SHOULD add support of 60 fps to flash player, too.. T__T]

This is what I am talking about..

[Image: new.png]

Don't you think this (second) one looks better & more professional?

[Image: flash3.png]

P.S: I personally force my browsers to use Flash by disabling HTML5 codecs.

Uhmm, the old one is HTML5..

The new one just has a new design  :fp:
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Posted: 14-06-2015, 07:09 PM
(14-06-2015, 07:00 PM)Nou4r Wrote:
(14-06-2015, 07:07 AM)simdol8080 Wrote: Why would they do that?  :rly: I mean as in desktop, and platforms that have flash support. I understand if it's due to mobile support like iOS, Android, etc.. However, forcing all of the users to use HTML5 player even in the desktop? (Flash is even built in in the Chrome browser, so no additional downloads, too)

I don't think so.. :fp:

It annoys me to no end.. It's buggy, worse hardware support & performance, and it absolutely looks terrible! The new player in YouTube surely looks more like crappy player back before Google acquired YouTube..  (am I only the one who thinks that way? :( ) [They SHOULD add support of 60 fps to flash player, too.. T__T]

This is what I am talking about..

[Image: new.png]

Don't you think this (second) one looks better & more professional?

[Image: flash3.png]

P.S: I personally force my browsers to use Flash by disabling HTML5 codecs.

Uhmm, the old one is HTML5..

The new one just has a new design  :fp:

The new one is HTML5. 
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Posted: 14-06-2015, 07:15 PM
It's way better in my opinion.
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Posted: 15-06-2015, 08:31 AM
Well, looks like I am alone here. Sorry guys, I thought there would be people who don't like this player.
I will keep that in mind about your opinion towards HTML5 player.
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