How to Enable YouTube Dark Mode on Android

As you know according to Google for Android users, an update of the YouTube Dark Mode Android is coming soon, but not available yet. Fortunately, there is good news of having other solutions of how to enable dark mode on Android for both ROOTED and NON-ROOTED.

By Abby Walsh | Posted: Apr. 20, 2018, Last Updated: May. 17, 2018
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If there is one feature that people have systematically been the clamor for from Android, it’s dark mode. Because it seems, people do not continue like observing lots of bright white, particularly once they are in dark environments. YouTube recently added a dark mode to its desktop website last year, and after that many companies requested dark mode for also Mobile App.

Similarly, for that sake implies, the dark theme inverts little shades on the YouTube UI, swapping out those white foundation of the quality mode for a lot of medium, blacked-out style. Well, we have sensible news; per the Google Issue hunter, dark mode (or night mode, no matter you wish to decision it) can be added as below mention methods.

Dark Mode on Android

Dark Mode on Android

How to Enable YouTube Dark Mode on Android?

There are to methods to enable YouTube dark mode on Android. The first method is for rooted devices and second is for the non-rooted device of android.

However, to get pleasure from the Dark Mode, you would like to possess a rooted android device. So, if you have got root Access on your Android device, you will be able to get the Dark Mode on YouTube App immediately. All you would like to do is following us to activate it by steps below:

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Part 1. Step by Step Guide to Enable YouTube Dark Mode on Android (Rooted required)

1: For the rooted device you have to download “Preferences Manager” and install it.

2: Allow the supper S permission, select the show system apps.

3: Search for YouTube app, there will be multiple apps but select “Youtube.xml”.

4. Search for dark mode in YouTube.xml, if available then these values is false, you have to change it into true value.

5: If you do not have the values in searching then, add them (theme_dark_app and theme_dark_watch_panel) and change them to true.

6: Save both files, then force close YouTube, reopen the app and enjoy the YouTube dark mode Android.

So, if you have got non-rooted Access on your Android device, you will be able to get the Dark Mode on YouTube App right away. Just follow us to activate it by steps below:

Part 2. Step by Step Guide to Enable YouTube Dark Mode (Non-Rooted required)

For non-rooted devices, just two steps required as followed:

1: For NON ROOTED devices you have to install two apps MicroG.apk and Youtube_dark.apk

2: MicroG.apk will work as a plugin and Youtube_dark.apk will appear on your mobile screen, just open it and enjoy the YouTube dark mode Android:

Enjoy the all-new look of YouTube dark mode android. YouTube dark mode android appearance is pretty instead of the white background. It is cool, but some issues might you face in future, the words can be invisible, it might be hard to use filter possibility.

For a NON-ROOTED automaton device, follow the Second method. We are pretty confident; the dark mode of YouTube will come soon in the market.

Bonus Tip: How to Download YouTube Video on Android for Free

Want to download some Youtube videos to your Android phone with ease? AnyTrans for Android is definitely a great helper for you. As an impressive Android data transfer tool, it can also help users download YouTube videos on Android for free. You can download all types of video formats, like MP4, MOV, MKV, AVI, FLV etc. AnyTrans will convert them to Android-supported format automatically. Besides, it also supports downloading videos from any other website like BBC, Vine, Instagram, Dailymotion, etc. Refer to this guide to get the detailed steps to download YouTube videos on Android for free.

How to Download YouTube Videos on Android for Free

How to Download YouTube Videos on Android for Free

 

The Bottom Line

It’s quite simple to enable the YouTube dark mode on your Android no matter you have rooted it or not.  And AnyTrans for Android is helpful to back your Android data to the computer and another Android device within simple steps.Just download it and have a free trial now.

Abby Walsh

Member of iMobie team, an Apple fan and a horror movie lover. Always be willing to solve all kinds of Apple-related issues as well as Android's.

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