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How To Watch Twitter Videos in Full HD?

Shanoon Cox
Shanoon Cox
Originally published Mar 01, 22, updated May 20, 24
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Twitter is a social media application that lets you stay connected with your loved ones and many other random people. You can use it on the browser or download its application on your desktop computer or smart device. Just like other social media applications, it allows you to edit and upload videos. You can also watch Twitter video full HD on your browser or downloaded application.

Twitter also allows you to stop videos from auto-playing in your timeline by changing the autoplay setting. You can also click on the Explore tab to watch different types of videos. You should make sure that you have an internet connection. If you do not have a fast internet connection, you may not watch Twitter videos in full HD. This guide provides you with detailed information about how to watch twitter videos in full HD.

Part 1. Watch HD Twitter Videos on Chrome

You can watch Twitter video full HD using the browser either on your desktop computer or your smart device. All you need to do is to install the browser on your device. Follow the following steps to watch HD twitter videos on Chrome:

Step 1: Check your internet connection and make sure it is stable enough to play HD videos.

Step 2: Open Chrome on your mobile phone or laptop.

Step 3: Open the Twitter website on your browser

Sign in to Twitter

Step 4: Click on login if you already have a Twitter account otherwise click on Sign up to create a new account.

Login to twitter account

Step 5: When you log in, the home page of Twitter is displayed. Different videos will start playing automatically. You can also watch any HD twitter video you want.

Watch videos on twitter

How To Fix Twitter HD Videos Not Playing on Chrome?

There are several reasons behind this happening. You need to consider the following things if HD videos are not being played on Chrome:

Format not Compatible

This situation may occur when the video format supported by Twitter is different from the video format supported by the browser. When you notice that all the videos on your device are being played instead of any one of them, it means the video format is not compatible with your device. In this condition, you need to copy the link and download it to watch it.

Browser’s Flash

When you notice that a Twitter HD video is being played on your mobile but not on your Chrome, you need to check Chrome Settings. The reason behind this happening might be that the browser’s flash is not enabled. For checking it, you should click on the lock shape icon on the address bar and make sure that the flash is not blocked.

Old Version

The HD videos on Twitter might not be being played because you have the old version of Chrome. So, make sure there is no compatibility issue. You should update your Chrome and make sure you have the latest version of Chrome installed on your computer/laptop. To check, you need to click on the three dots on the left of the browser.

Part 2. Watch High-Quality Videos on Twitter App

Sometimes, the Twitter app stops working when you are using it on your phone. The reason behind this happening can be the incorrect date of your mobile phone or the old version of the Twitter app. You should know when your Twitter app’s version is outdated, and it does not work properly.

Note: You can watch Twitter video HD from the Explore section or you can also search for the type of videos you want to watch. You can also check the homepage and watch the videos uploaded by the people you are following on Twitter. You just need to scroll down using your smart device to watch HD videos.

1. Watch Twitter Videos in HD on Android App

You can use the Twitter app on your Android phone by downloading it. You need to follow the following steps to watch twitter videos in HD on the android app:

Step 1: Download the latest version of the Twitter application on your android device

Install twitter from playstore

Step 2: Accept all the terms and conditions by tapping the Accept button for installing the application.

Accept terms and conditions for Twitter

Step 3: Open the application on your android phone and start watching videos

Watch videos on twitter

Note: You can search for your favorite people on Twitter and watch their videos in HD quality. You can watch different types of videos on it such as funny, emotional, romantic, seasons, TV shows, etc.

2. Watch Twitter Videos in HD on IOS App

You can also download the Twitter app on your iOS device, i.e., iPod, iPad, or iPhone, and watch high-quality videos on Twitter. You need to follow the following steps to use Twitter for iOS:

Step 1: Download the Twitter for iOS app if you have not installed it on your Apple device yet.

Note: You can download it from the Apple Store instead of the Play Store that is present in Android devices. If you have already installed it on your device, you can update it.

Step 2: Log in with an existing account or Sign up for a new account to use this application after the completion of its installation.

Note: Once the application has been installed, you can use the application using your email and entering your password. You can also manage multiple accounts through your app.

Step 3: Enter your Name and e-mail address to experience this application.

Step 4: Select Video Autoplay to play the videos automatically when they appear on your screen.

Step 5: Select Settings and tap on Video Tweets in the account section to watch HD videos of different types.

Reasons Why Twitter HD Videos Not Playing

Sometimes, Twitter HD videos stop playing in the mobile application or in your browser. The reasons behind this happening have been enlisted below:

Network Issue

The issue of network connection is the major issue behind the improper functionality of the Twitter app. When the internet connection is slow, Twitter does not let you watch HD videos because they are high in quality and require fast speed internet connection.

You should also check the signal strength of your network from the connectivity settings. You can also switch towards another network that has strong signal strengths.

Cache and Cookies of the Browser

Twitter HD videos may not be played because of the cache data and cookies in your browser. You need to clear the cache of your application by clicking on Settings < Appa < Twitter < Clear Cache. You can also delete it from the browser if you are using Twitter on Chrome.

Plugins’ Security Software

Sometimes, the plugins’ security software and firewall options can hinder Twitter HD videos not to playing accurately and efficiently.

How To Fix Twitter HD Videos Not Playing on iPhone/Android?

There are several solutions to deal with the situation when HD videos are not playing on your Android or iPhone. Some of these solutions have been enlisted below:

Reinstall the Application

You need to reinstall the Twitter app because the videos might not be being played due to some glitches in the app. So, it is recommended to uninstall it, then reinstall the app and play the videos again.

Update Twitter App

Sometimes, HD videos cannot be played on Twitter if you have not installed the latest version of Twitter on your iPhone or Android device. So, you need to go to Apple Store or Play Store to download the latest version of Twitter or update the existing one. After updating, you can play the HD videos efficiently in the Twitter app.

Launch Mobile Browser

If you find out that Twitter HD video is not playing on Android or iPhone, you should try cleaning some data from your phone. You should make some storage space in your mobile phone and should also clean some cache data from your phone’s browser.


You can watch Twitter videos in full HD by downloading them to your device. This device can be a desktop device such as a computer or laptop. It can also be a smart device such as a tablet, iPad, iPod, iPhone, Android phone, etc. You can install it from Play Store or Apple Store. You need to create your account and log in through your email and password. For watching HD videos, you should make sure your browser or application is compatible with your device. You should also make sure that you have downloaded the latest version of Twitter on your device. Make sure you have a stable and fast internet connection to run the application efficiently and watch HD videos without any trouble.