why facebook videos buffer slower than youtube


    why facebook videos buffer slower than youtube

  • 1 you have an old version of flashplayer

    According facebook support, videos on facebook could buffer slowly if you have an old version of flashback.   

  • 2 you need to clear browser's cache

    Clearing your browsers cache, unnecessary cookies could help you with your problem with slowvideo buffering in facebook.  

  • 3 you have slow internet connection

    Facebook videos wont work properly is you have a poor internet connection.  

  • 4 youtube uses a better streaming protocol

    Youtube has a much better protocol for transferring data, google it'self has its own servers optimized specially for youtube. 

  • 5 facebook relies on an external CDN for streaming

    facebook majorly relies on external for streaming videos which makes it harder for them to provide good quality streaming videos.  

  • 6 youtube has better technology

    youtube has developed a high technology for streaming videos, like using HTML5, Youtube Feather, and you also have access to change quality if you're dealing wit a slow internet connection.  

  • 7 facebook is not designed for streaming videos

    facebook was not designed to stream videos, it's initial focus in on sharing and messaging, that's why their video streaming is not highly developed.  

  • 8 facebook is not designed for streaming videos

    facebook was not designed to stream videos, it's initial focus in on sharing and messaging, that's why their video streaming is not highly developed.