YouTube Remote

YouTube Remote app allows you to control Google TV or Leanback from your Android phone.


Developer: Google Inc.

Category: Multimedia

Latest version: 2.0.7

Total versions: 2

Submitted: 12 Nov 2010

Updated: 9 Mar 2012


YouTube Remote app for Android allows you watch YouTube videos within the app on your phone or remotely control your Leanback screen either on your PC or Google TV.

YouTube Remote creates a virtual connection between your phone and YouTube Leanback. To "pair" your phone with your Leanback screen, you have to sign into YouTube Remote on your Android phone, and to YouTube Leanback on your Google TV or computer with the same YouTube account. Then you just point your browser on the Leanback device to

Once connected, the UI of YouTube Remote will let you find and add new videos to the playlist, to watch and send them all to Leanback with a single tap. With YouTube Remote you can remotely play, stop, pause, skip forward and back, change the volume.

YouTube Remote is currently in beta and contains new and experimental features that are not in the official YouTube Android app. The best features from this beta app will be later integrated into the official YouTube Android app.


YouTube Remote 2.0.7 seem to be the latest available version. Below you can find file(s) assigned to this version:

Description/changelog of YouTube Remote 2.0.7:

Released: August 10, 2011.
What's new:
- Party mode: Invite your friends to connect and watch together
- Actors: Find out more about the stars while you watch
- Theaters: See showtimes near you
- Volume control

Old versions

Below are the earlier versions of YouTube Remote. If you are aware of a newer version of YouTube Remote or an older one, which is not listed here, please feel free to add it!

YouTube Remote 1.0

Description/changelog of YouTube Remote 1.0:

Released: November 9, 2010.
YouTube Remote is currently in beta version and contains new and experimental features that are not yet in the official YouTube Android app.



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Sports (60)
System (157)
Travel (102)


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