Have you spent countless hours watching video streams of people playing console and PC games and thinking “Man, I could do that, but I play mobile games.” Well, your chance to be the mobile gaming king of the world is at your finger tips with YouTube Gaming. The latest update that started rolling out yesterday, gives would be mobile gaming stars the tools needed to live broadcast their gaming sessions, expressions and vocal thoughts directly from the app.
Mobile Capture, as it is called, lets you record your sessions for sharing or editing later, or go straight live for other to watch while you play. You can turn on your selfie cam and on lookers can watch your reactions as well as get play by play through your devices mic. The function does require your device to be on Android Lollipop or higher, but I have seen some comments on the Play Store of devices like the N7 and Droid Turbo having issues.
What’s NewA winner is you! New features:â€¢ Mobile Capture! Live stream or record your mobile games. Host your stream with your selfie cam and record your commentary with your phoneâ€™s microphone. (Lollipop and higher)â€¢ Faster discovery of live streams for games in your collectionâ€¢ Support your favorite creators with Fan Funding (just tap “$” and choose your tip)â€¢ Easy video bookmarking with Watch Laterâ€¢ Import existing subscriptions from YouTube via Settingsâ€¢ Performance improvements and bug fixes