How long can Youtube video be
How long can Youtube videos be?
Youtube is the world largest base of videos, where every user can add his own video. Each user can upload videos that are up to 15 minutes long. It is made to prevent various robots from creating accounts and uploading countless and endless videos. If you verify your YouTube account, Google give you possibility to upload videos up to 128GB of size and no more than 11 hours long.
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Let’s find out how long Youtube video can be!
It would be rather difficult to control all the videos on Youtube without a special block, and Youtube has that block. No user can upload video, which would be longer than 11 hours. Why so? Such long videos imply that a person must have an extremely high browser cash, which will be able to load the full length of this video and a strong will to watch this material.
Unfortunately the Internet is a place where people often make actions just for fun, and if there was no block in video length, nobody just could use it at a profit. In case if you want to upload a video which lasts longer than 11 hours, you should divide it in several parts, but remember that you will probably get lack of views, because seldom people are ready to spent so much time watching something.
What’s the longest and the largest video on Youtube?
This video is the leader in length among the uploaded videos on Youtube. As you can see this is a compilation on various videos split up together. It is rather difficult to bypass Youtube block and what’s more, it’s not legal. But sometimes people try themselves in the field of hacking and this is the result.
What's so special about it?
- is the world longest videofile on Youtube;
- lasts for 36 hours 32 minutes 20 seconds;
- was uploaded on 10.1.2010 (4 years ago);
- has been viewed nearly 190 000 times;
- took 5 hours to upload.
And the uploader of this video is going to beat his own record. He promised to upload a video which will last about 606 hours!
So, this is how long Youtube videos can be!