How to Change Playback Speed on YouTube

By default, YouTube playback speed is “Normal.”

However, if you want to change playback speed, then here are the steps to do this task on PC, Android, and iPhone:

PC

Go to the YouTube video you want.

Hover the mouse over the video. Now, you can see the “Gear” icon. Click on it.

Hit “Playback speed.”

Playback speed in YouTube

Click on the speed you want OR click on “Custom” to set custom speed.

Available playback speed options in YouTube
Chosen the preferred speed in YouTube

That’s all. You can see that the video is getting played with the speed you chose.

See: How to Turn Off Autoplay on YouTube

Android

Steps

  1. Open YouTube app.

  2. Go to the video you want.

  3. Tap on the video, and you can see the Overflow menu (three vertical dots) at the top. Tap on it.

  4. Now, you can see the “Playback speed” option. Tap on it.
    Playback speed in YouTube for Android

  5. Tap the speed you want.
    Available playback speed options in YouTube for Android

Chosen the preferred speed in YouTube for Android

That’s all. You can see that the video is playing with the speed you chose.

See: How to Make a YouTube Video Unlisted

iPhone

Open YouTube app. Go to the YouTube video you want.

Tap on the video, and you can see the Overflow menu (three vertical dots) at the top. Tap on it.

Now, tap the “Playback speed” option.

Playback speed in YouTube for iPhone

Choose the speed you want.

Available playback speed options in YouTube for iPhone
Chosen the preferred speed in YouTube for iPhone

That’s it. You can see that the video is playing with the speed you chose.

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