YouTube’s family-friendly YouTube Kids app has finally launched on Android TV.
The service, that debuted in 2015, became accessible on LG, Samsung, and Sony intelligent TVs progressing this year, and is now accessible on Google’s possess Android TV, 9 To 5 Google reports. The YouTube Kids Android TV app filters calm for children, offers endless parental control options, and facilities a timer to extent usage.
YouTube Kids’ rollout to some-more intelligent TVs comes as YouTube’s fastest-growing audience is in a vital room, the association tells AdAge. Last year, for instance, YouTube viewership on intelligent TVs grew 90%, and a association expects a same expansion commission in 2017. Mobile viewing, however, still represents a lion’s share of altogether YouTube expenditure — to a balance of 60%.
YouTube also continues to deposit in a Kids app with strange YouTube Red shows designed for children — including, many recently, a magazine-style We Are Savvy series to be hosted by 12-year-old Annie LeBlanc, a renouned YouTube star and member of a family vlog channel Bratayley.