Vanced for iOS

Since YouTube Vanced became so popular, everyone wants to know if they can get it on their iOS devices.

Vanced is the stock YouTube app for Android, but it has a lot of tweaks built in, like the ability to block ads, play videos in the background, block sponsor ads, make videos auto-repeat, and a lot more. This app can only be put on devices that run on Android.

Team Vanced hasn't finished making YouTube Vanced for iOS yet. Vanced for iOS can becurrently not available.

But...
there is an alternative app for Vanced.


Alternative For Youtube Vanced For iOS

Users of Apple iOS may download YouTube++, which is the superior alternative to Vanced. It is a modification of the official YouTube app that you can get from Google Play.
YouTube++ does not offer all the exclusive features that Vanced offering.
But when you take into account all of its capabilities, YouTube++ is by far the most capable competitor to YouTube Vanced for iOS.

YouTube++ Features:

  • Download Videos to Camera Roll
  • Block All Ads
  • Background Playback
  • Change Playback Speed (0.5x-2.0x)
  • Auto Repeat Videos
  • Disable Age Restrictions
  • Forward/Rewind Controls
  • Set Default Playback Quality
  • Enable HD Playback on Mobile Data
  • Audio Player for Downloaded Videos
  • Convert Video and Audio
  • Set the Default Tab to be shown when launching the app
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Download and Install YouTube++

For Non-Jailbroken Devices

Installing YouTube++ on a non-jailbroken device requires a sideload utility such as Cydia Impactor or AltStore.
Follow the instructions on how to sideload YouTube++ with the AltStore.

  1. First and foremost, delete the original YouTube app from your device.
  2. Download and install AltStore on your iPhone and Mac/Windows computer (read the full guide here).
  3. Launch Safari browser on your device and download the YouTube++ IPA file. You can download the IPA from here.
  4. Once you downloaded the IPA file, open AltStore on your iPhone and navigate to the My App tab at the bottom of the app.
  5. Press the + icon at the top left corner to add a new app. You will get the list of all IPAs you have downloaded with Safari. Tap on the YouTube++ IPA file that you downloaded in the previous step.
  6. AltStore will start installing the app. This process takes a couple of minutes. Once installation is completed, YouTube++ will appear on the My Apps tab and, you can open it from the Home Screen.

If you get an error saying "AltStore server couldn't be found", connect your device to the computer with the lightning cable and try to install YouTube++ again.



For Jailbroken Devices

If your device is jailbroken, follow this guide to simply install YouTube++ with Cydia.

  1. Open Cydia on your device.
  2. Navigate to the Sources tab.
  3. Tap Edit > Add
  4. Enter the following Cydia repo: https://beta.unlimapps.com
  5. Refresh Cydia and search for YouTube++
  6. Install it.