How to Turn Off Google News App Autoplay?

Google News app autoplay videos by default.

You can stop it if you’re not a fan, and here’s how on Android and iPhone:

  1. Open Google News app.
  2. Hit profile picture at the top.
  3. Tap Settings.
  4. Tap Auto-play videos.
Auto-play videos option
  1. Now, you can see the following three options:
Selected Enabled option
  • Enabled – this option autoplay videos regardless of internet connection. This one is the default option.
  • Wi-Fi only – this option autoplay videos only if you’re on the WiFi connection.
  • Disabled – this option stop autoplay.
  1. Choose Disabled.
Settings screen showing Disabled is selected for Auto-play videos option