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    You Tube picture quality

    I have just starting you tube lately and the picture quality is so bad, and blurry all the time. Is there a fix for this.



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    Not really, sorry. The video quality that YouTube chooses for BlackBerry devices is pathetic. I think it's about time that YouTube starts delivering higher quality content for BlackBerry users.
    Last edited by sunkast; 07-11-2009 at 08:20 PM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mickrg123 View Post
    I have just starting you tube lately and the picture quality is so bad, and blurry all the time. Is there a fix for this.
    Nope there is not. I have to look up the exact technical reason but for example the iPhone when it grabs a you tube video it does in h264 which is a much higher resolution. The BB grabs in lower video quality format causing it to look grainy. As far as I know there is no work around except to download the you tube video directly to you SD card and play it from there.



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    I dont remember the video quality beingthis bad when I first got phone. Has you tube changed something?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mickrg123 View Post
    I dont remember the video quality beingthis bad when I first got phone. Has you tube changed something?
    No it's really always been this bad.



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    Quote Originally Posted by jlevy73 View Post
    Nope there is not. I have to look up the exact technical reason but for example the iPhone when it grabs a you tube video it does in h264 which is a much higher resolution. The BB grabs in lower video quality format causing it to look grainy. As far as I know there is no work around except to download the you tube video directly to you SD card and play it from there.
    I think it is .3gp or .3g2 and it stinks!

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    Quote Originally Posted by rfirmi View Post
    I think it is .3gp or .3g2 and it stinks!
    Yeah the first one you listed sounds familar and yes it's not too good.

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    Its so bad its just not worth bothering with it! To Bad because it would be nice to have a quick fix for!!!

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