This past winter, Comcast announced that a set-top box, Xfinity X1, would be removing an integrated YouTube app after in a year. Today, a app launches for business in a US, who will be means to control YouTube with a X1’s voice remote.
The voice remote is maybe a many singular partial of X1, and it’s one that Comcast is unequivocally pushing. The association records that users will be means to control YouTube with commands like “Watch Carpool Karaoke on YouTube,” and “YouTube, uncover me makeup tutorials.”
Certain trending YouTube videos, or ones associated to calm already offering by a X1, will live in a Xfinity On Demand menu.
The X1 pairs live TV with on-demand calm from apps like Netflix. YouTube’s further to a height fills a flattering large opening in programming, though Comcast has been delayed to adopt vital third-party apps like Spotify and Hulu.