According to the Report YouTube is testing their new feature of YouTube Products Detecting Feature. With the help of this feature, YouTube will automatically detect the products shown in the video.
YouTube will also show the related products in the recommendation of that video. YouTube Products Detecting Feature is currently available to users in the US. Users will see the related products in between the recommended videos shown to them.
YouTube said that:
“We are experimenting with a new feature that displays a list of products detected in some videos, as well as related products. The feature will appear in between the recommended videos to viewers scrolling below the video player. The goal is to help people explore more videos and information about those products on YouTube. This feature will be visible to people watching videos in the US”
YouTube Products Detecting Feature Rollout Date In US
According to the report to 9to5Google, this feature was spotted from midway through the last year. This is firstly tested for a small number of users. There is no confirmation in which regions this feature will come from.
There is also no confirmation whether the feature is tested on desktop and on mobile both or any single. But, as per the expectations, we think we will soon be updated with the new information.
Advantages Of YouTube Products Detecting Feature
This feature is very beneficial for the users who are searching for similar videos of a particular video. This will also save too much time for the users that they are spending on searching the right videos.
For example: If the user is searching for a mobile phone and the mobile phone is shown on the video, then youtube will get the link to that phone and will show it to the users with the related video on Youtube.
YouTube Products Detecting Feature Rollout Date
Since now there is no information from Youtube about the rollout date of the youtube products detecting feature.
Youtube said that currently it is launched for a small number of users for testing then it will be rolled out worldwide. Youtube also said nothing about the platform from which this feature is coming for. Like the android platform, IOS platform, on desktop, etc.
Recently, YouTube also revealed that it is testing a feature that will let users watch videos directly in their Twitter feed instead of directing them to the app. The experiment is currently available on YouTube’s iOS app for a small group of people in the United States, Canada, Saudi Arabia, and Japan.