YouTube links opened from external app in Browser don't play automatically

NEW
Unassigned

Status

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Firefox for Android
Audio/Video
P3
normal
a month ago
3 days ago

People

(Reporter: sorina, Unassigned)

Tracking

Trunk
ARM
Android
Points:
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Firefox Tracking Flags

(fennec+, firefox58 affected, firefox59 affected)

Details

(Reporter)

Description

a month ago
Environment: 
Device: Huawei Honor (Android 5.1.1), Samsung Galaxy Tab 3 (Android 7.0);
Build: 59.0a1.

Steps to reproduce:
1. Make sure Allow autoplay in ON in Advanced Settings Category;
2. Long tap on a youtube video from Gmail;
3. Open in Browser -> Firefox Nightly.

Expected result:
Video automatically starts to play.

Actual result:
Video doesn't start to play automatically, video controls are displayed, after the 'Play' button is tapped the video starts to play.

Notes:
 - Reproducible also with PWA and Custom Tabs, only with YouTube links.
Alastor, could you please take a look? Thanks.
Flags: needinfo?(alwu)
tracking-fennec: ? → +
Flags: needinfo?(alastor0325)
Priority: -- → P3
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