YouTube has launched the offline feature that allows users to download videos to their Android or iOS device for later consumption without internet connectivity.
Google stated that uses will have to sync with YouTube to watch the videos. The downloaded content will be available for offline playback only through the YouTube app, and can be downloaded via Wi-Fi connectivity or mobile data. The videos will be available for viewing for 48 hours only, to help avoid issues involved with free downloading of copyrighted content, the company stated at the launch. YouTube stated that, "much of India's popular YouTube content" is available to view offline.