TV Article: YouTube to reduce streaming quality

Friday, March 27th, 2020, 12:00:39 AM IST

The lockdown due to Coronavirus has made sure that no one leaves their houses, making the options of entertainment limited to streaming apps and the internet. Because of this, many streaming services and OTT apps have reduced their streaming quality.

If streaming quality is not regulated, then there would be a greater consumption of the internet. This would turn out to be another problem in the time of this horrendous crisis

Now, following many other OTT apps and streaming services, YouTube too is reportedly contemplating the prospect of reducing its streaming quality This would ensure that lesser internet is consumed, and also all of its viewers are entertained at the same time.